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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 31 35 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing XML 14 28 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.91% 5.60% 10.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.07% 16.09% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 30
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £413 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +4.32%
XML
Cambridgeshire

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
139 174 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.83% 34.80% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 130 127
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £9.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+347.36% -78.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £9.50 £39.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for XML.

1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 13 (46.43%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) Web Services
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) JSON
4 11 (39.29%) CSS
5 9 (32.14%) jQuery
6 8 (28.57%) C#
6 8 (28.57%) .NET
6 8 (28.57%) REST
7 7 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (25.00%) Ajax
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.86%) SOA
9 5 (17.86%) Maven
9 5 (17.86%) HTML5
10 4 (14.29%) Groovy
10 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
10 4 (14.29%) MVC
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (14.29%) Java EE
10 4 (14.29%) Python
10 4 (14.29%) ERP
10 4 (14.29%) PHP
10 4 (14.29%) Linux
10 4 (14.29%) SOAP

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 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (7.14%) Drupal
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (7.14%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Maven
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) Ant
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
4 2 (7.14%) Mockito
4 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
4 2 (7.14%) WebStorm
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.57%) MSTest
5 1 (3.57%) NUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) Web Services
3 11 (39.29%) CSS
3 11 (39.29%) JSON
4 9 (32.14%) jQuery
5 8 (28.57%) .NET
5 8 (28.57%) REST
6 7 (25.00%) Ajax
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (17.86%) HTML5
8 4 (14.29%) Java EE
8 4 (14.29%) SOAP
9 3 (10.71%) RESTful
9 3 (10.71%) Spring
9 3 (10.71%) WCF
10 2 (7.14%) JPA
10 2 (7.14%) LINQ
10 2 (7.14%) WPF
10 2 (7.14%) WSDL
10 2 (7.14%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Ontologies
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
1 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) SOA
3 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (14.29%) ERP
3 4 (14.29%) MVC
3 4 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) SDLC
4 3 (10.71%) UML
4 3 (10.71%) Web Application Development
4 3 (10.71%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
5 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) OOD
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) Groovy
4 4 (14.29%) PHP
4 4 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) Scala
6 2 (7.14%) XPath
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.57%) VC++
7 1 (3.57%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) PhD
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) JD Edwards
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Siebel
3 1 (3.57%) Vertica
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
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