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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 27 27 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing XML 10 28 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.36% 5.79% 10.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 15.64% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 24
Median daily rate £388 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -14.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £33.64 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+26.33% -1.78%
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
80 179 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.85% 36.98% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 113 111
Median daily rate £375 £365 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -23.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) Web Services
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) JSON
3 11 (44.00%) jQuery
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 10 (40.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) REST
5 9 (36.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) .NET
6 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) HTML5
8 6 (24.00%) Web Development
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.00%) MVC
9 5 (20.00%) MySQL
9 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (20.00%) ERP
9 5 (20.00%) Spring
9 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
10 4 (16.00%) Groovy
10 4 (16.00%) Maven
10 4 (16.00%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (16.00%) Degree
10 4 (16.00%) MS Excel

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 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (12.00%) Drupal
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 2 (8.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (12.00%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.00%) Triplestore
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (12.00%) JUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (12.00%) Mockito
2 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) WebStorm
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) MSTest
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Enterprise Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) JSON
1 12 (48.00%) Web Services
2 11 (44.00%) jQuery
3 10 (40.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) REST
4 9 (36.00%) .NET
5 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (28.00%) CSS
6 7 (28.00%) HTML5
7 5 (20.00%) Spring
8 3 (12.00%) Ajax
8 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
8 3 (12.00%) J2EE
8 3 (12.00%) Java EE
8 3 (12.00%) JPA
8 3 (12.00%) SOAP
8 3 (12.00%) XML Schema
8 3 (12.00%) XSLT
9 2 (8.00%) Classic ASP
9 2 (8.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Ontologies
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Web Development
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.00%) ERP
3 5 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) SOA
5 3 (12.00%) BDD
5 3 (12.00%) BPMN
5 3 (12.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (8.00%) Machine Learning
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) Java
4 9 (36.00%) C#
5 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (16.00%) Groovy
7 3 (12.00%) PHP
7 3 (12.00%) Scala
7 3 (12.00%) XPath
8 2 (8.00%) XQuery
9 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
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