The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 51 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs citing XML 35 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.92% 3.21% 4.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.51% 14.23% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 21
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £185 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £384 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £15.97 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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
259 246 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.58% 22.59% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 144 109
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -4 22 £295 -1.66% 17
High Wycombe -3 7 £350 +33.33% 3
Newport Pagnell - 1 - - 2
Olney - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Gerrards Cross - - - - 1
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 39 (57.35%) SQL
2 30 (44.12%) HTML
3 26 (38.24%) Finance
4 24 (35.29%) CSS
5 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
6 22 (32.35%) Relational Database
7 21 (30.88%) QA
7 21 (30.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (30.88%) .NET
7 21 (30.88%) Web Services
8 20 (29.41%) C#
9 19 (27.94%) ISEB
9 19 (27.94%) jQuery
9 19 (27.94%) Test Scripting
9 19 (27.94%) Software Testing
9 19 (27.94%) V-Model
9 19 (27.94%) HP Quality Center
9 19 (27.94%) Waterfall
10 18 (26.47%) Test Management
10 18 (26.47%) Validation
10 18 (26.47%) Java
10 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
10 18 (26.47%) SAP
11 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET
12 13 (19.12%) MVC
13 12 (17.65%) CMS
13 12 (17.65%) SAP BW
13 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
13 12 (17.65%) WCF

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (17.65%) CMS
2 6 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.41%) IIS
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.94%) SAS
4 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP BCA
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.47%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.94%) Broadband
1 2 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) SNMP
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) 3G
2 1 (1.47%) Telnet
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) 2G
2 1 (1.47%) Network Security
2 1 (1.47%) LTE
2 1 (1.47%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) Relational Database
2 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
3 12 (17.65%) SAP BW
4 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 4 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (2.94%) MySQL
7 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.94%) OLAP
7 2 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.47%) DB2
8 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.82%) JIRA
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (4.41%) Ant
6 2 (2.94%) JUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Maven
7 1 (1.47%) Selenium
7 1 (1.47%) NUnit
7 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.47%) Hudson
7 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Publishing
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (57.35%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) Analyst
2 17 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 15 (22.06%) Test Leader
4 7 (10.29%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (5.88%) ServiceNow Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Administrator
9 2 (2.94%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.94%) SAS Developer
9 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) HTML
2 24 (35.29%) CSS
3 21 (30.88%) .NET
3 21 (30.88%) Web Services
4 19 (27.94%) jQuery
5 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET
6 12 (17.65%) WCF
7 10 (14.71%) HTML5
7 10 (14.71%) .NET Framework
8 8 (11.76%) Spring
8 8 (11.76%) Ajax
8 8 (11.76%) J2EE
8 8 (11.76%) JSP
8 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (8.82%) Struts
10 5 (7.35%) SAML
10 5 (7.35%) JMS
10 5 (7.35%) Hibernate
10 5 (7.35%) JSON
10 5 (7.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) CMDB
3 5 (7.35%) Data Integration
4 4 (5.88%) Social Media
4 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.41%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.41%) Open Source
6 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.94%) Replication
6 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.47%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) UNIX
3 3 (4.41%) Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) User Acceptance Testing
2 19 (27.94%) Software Testing
2 19 (27.94%) Test Scripting
2 19 (27.94%) V-Model
2 19 (27.94%) Waterfall
3 18 (26.47%) Test Management
3 18 (26.47%) Validation
4 13 (19.12%) MVC
5 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 7 (10.29%) Content Management
9 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.35%) System Testing
10 5 (7.35%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (7.35%) ITIL
10 5 (7.35%) Workflow
10 5 (7.35%) ETL
10 5 (7.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) SQL
2 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
3 20 (29.41%) C#
4 18 (26.47%) Java
5 11 (16.18%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.47%) VB
8 1 (1.47%) C++
8 1 (1.47%) Perl
8 1 (1.47%) VBA
8 1 (1.47%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) ISEB
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.88%) MCITP
4 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (30.88%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (27.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) SAP
2 11 (16.18%) Oracle
3 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.35%) HP
4 5 (7.35%) BMC
4 5 (7.35%) CA
4 5 (7.35%) Business Objects
4 5 (7.35%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.41%) Tableau
6 2 (2.94%) Remedy
7 1 (1.47%) SumTotal
7 1 (1.47%) Saba
7 1 (1.47%) Huawei
7 1 (1.47%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.47%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (1.47%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.47%) Apple
7 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.47%) Nortel
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