The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 41 25 55
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Contract jobs citing XML 37 82 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.84% 6.82% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.34% 25.39% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 21
Median daily rate £275 £320 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £258 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £425 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £36.23 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% -9.43%
XML
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
258 323 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.79% 26.85% 21.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 182 173
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £430 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +113.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Buckinghamshire region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Buckinghamshire region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -13 22 £288 -10.15% 2
High Wycombe -1 6 £240 -40.00% 2
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 47 (69.12%) Java
2 41 (60.29%) SQL
3 40 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 36 (52.94%) HTML
5 30 (44.12%) IBM
6 28 (41.18%) CSS
7 26 (38.24%) WebSphere
8 24 (35.29%) C#
9 22 (32.35%) .NET
9 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (30.88%) jQuery
11 20 (29.41%) SOAP
11 20 (29.41%) Linux
12 18 (26.47%) Web Development
13 17 (25.00%) Unix
13 17 (25.00%) JSP
13 17 (25.00%) XSLT
13 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 16 (23.53%) Spring
15 15 (22.06%) Finance
15 15 (22.06%) Web Services
16 14 (20.59%) PHP
16 14 (20.59%) JMS
16 14 (20.59%) QA
16 14 (20.59%) HTML5
17 13 (19.12%) Oracle
18 12 (17.65%) J2EE
18 12 (17.65%) MS Office
18 12 (17.65%) Banking
19 11 (16.18%) Laravel

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (38.24%) WebSphere
2 11 (16.18%) Apache
2 11 (16.18%) IIS
3 9 (13.24%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.41%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.94%) CMS
5 2 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.47%) SAS
6 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) MS Office
2 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS Project
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) LDAP
1 11 (16.18%) SMTP
2 10 (14.71%) HTTP
3 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.82%) SSL
5 4 (5.88%) Internet
6 3 (4.41%) FTP
6 3 (4.41%) HTTPS
6 3 (4.41%) Intranet
6 3 (4.41%) Network Security
6 3 (4.41%) WinSCP
7 1 (1.47%) Firewall
7 1 (1.47%) LAN
7 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.88%) DB2
3 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.47%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Log4j
2 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.35%) JIRA
3 5 (7.35%) JUnit
3 5 (7.35%) Maven
3 5 (7.35%) Selenium
3 5 (7.35%) WebDriver
4 3 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.41%) XMLSpy
5 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.47%) Ant
6 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.47%) Gradle
6 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (61.76%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) .NET Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Applications Support
4 10 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Test Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Designer
8 5 (7.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) HTML
2 28 (41.18%) CSS
3 22 (32.35%) .NET
4 21 (30.88%) jQuery
5 20 (29.41%) SOAP
6 17 (25.00%) JSP
6 17 (25.00%) XSLT
7 16 (23.53%) Spring
8 15 (22.06%) Web Services
9 14 (20.59%) HTML5
9 14 (20.59%) JMS
10 12 (17.65%) J2EE
11 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
11 11 (16.18%) Laravel
11 11 (16.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (14.71%) Servlets
12 10 (14.71%) Struts
13 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
13 9 (13.24%) J2SE
13 9 (13.24%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) DataPower
2 5 (7.35%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.41%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.94%) iPad
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) Linux
2 17 (25.00%) Unix
3 11 (16.18%) zOS
4 9 (13.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) Web Development
3 11 (16.18%) DevOps
3 11 (16.18%) Project Management
3 11 (16.18%) Security Operations
3 11 (16.18%) SOA
3 11 (16.18%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (16.18%) Workflow
4 10 (14.71%) ITIL
4 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (13.24%) MVC
6 8 (11.76%) SDLC
7 7 (10.29%) Migration
7 7 (10.29%) OO
7 7 (10.29%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (10.29%) Open Source
7 7 (10.29%) Software Architecture
7 7 (10.29%) Use Case
8 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (69.12%) Java
2 41 (60.29%) SQL
3 40 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 24 (35.29%) C#
5 14 (20.59%) PHP
6 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
6 11 (16.18%) VB
7 8 (11.76%) Python
8 7 (10.29%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.47%) C
10 1 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) ISEB
2 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.35%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.59%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (4.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) IBM
2 13 (19.12%) Oracle
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) Ektron
5 2 (2.94%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.94%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.47%) Compaq
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) Tableau
6 1 (1.47%) Terracotta
6 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.47%) webMethods
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