The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 19 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing XML 18 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.71% 5.05% 9.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.35% 15.70% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 18
Median daily rate £350 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £331 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £550 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £30.35
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +21.93%

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
93 121 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.52% 32.18% 36.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 72 70
Median daily rate £350 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for XML.

1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 11 (42.31%) XSLT
4 9 (34.62%) C++
4 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
4 9 (34.62%) C
4 9 (34.62%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) Doxygen
4 9 (34.62%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (30.77%) JSON
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (26.92%) SQL
6 7 (26.92%) REST
7 6 (23.08%) Web Services
8 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
9 4 (15.38%) Spring
9 4 (15.38%) SDLC
10 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
10 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
10 3 (11.54%) Life Science
10 3 (11.54%) CDISC
10 3 (11.54%) jQuery
10 3 (11.54%) R
10 3 (11.54%) Open Source
10 3 (11.54%) HTML5
10 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
10 3 (11.54%) Biometrics

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (11.54%) SAS
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Mule
3 1 (3.85%) Mule ESB
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Doxygen
2 3 (11.54%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (3.85%) SAP MDG
2 1 (3.85%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.85%) PowerCenter
4 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.85%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.69%) IntelliJ
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.69%) Mockito
3 2 (7.69%) WebStorm
4 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Author
1 9 (34.62%) Technical Author
2 8 (30.77%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Programmer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Java GUI Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SAS Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) XSLT
3 8 (30.77%) JSON
4 7 (26.92%) REST
5 6 (23.08%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) Spring
7 3 (11.54%) .NET
7 3 (11.54%) HTML5
7 3 (11.54%) jQuery
8 2 (7.69%) CSS
8 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.69%) J2EE
8 2 (7.69%) Java EE
8 2 (7.69%) JPA
8 2 (7.69%) XML Schema
9 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.85%) CSS3
9 1 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (3.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.54%) Life Science
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Performance Analysis
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) SDLC
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Biometrics
4 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 2 (7.69%) BPMN
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) UML
5 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) C
2 9 (34.62%) C++
2 9 (34.62%) Python
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) R
6 2 (7.69%) Groovy
6 2 (7.69%) Scala
6 2 (7.69%) XPath
7 1 (3.85%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) CDISC
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Embarcadero
2 1 (3.85%) Informatica
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.85%) Talend