The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing XAML 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
XAML
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
237 143 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.07% 39.29% 58.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 73 138
Average daily rate £363 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 55
Average hourly rate £57.50 £38.88 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.90% +2.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £30.75 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.25 £50.70 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XAML across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

XAML Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

XAML
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing XAML 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 XAML.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) WiX
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) MSBuild

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing XAML 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 XAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) WiX
1 3 (100.00%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft