The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 22 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 51 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.81% 3.28% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.48% 8.65% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 6
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£325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% +13.21%
XML
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
249 266 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.24% 37.89% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 133 75
Average daily rate £325 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £437 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

XML
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

XML Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Cambridge +6 28 £325 -1.88% 8
Peterborough +6 2 £263 +16.66% 2
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (40.63%) C#
2 26 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (26.04%) SQL
4 24 (25.00%) .NET
5 22 (22.92%) HTML
5 22 (22.92%) XSLT
6 20 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
7 19 (19.79%) Web Services
8 18 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 16 (16.67%) Java
9 16 (16.67%) Content Management
10 15 (15.63%) TDD
10 15 (15.63%) Oracle
10 15 (15.63%) SOAP
11 14 (14.58%) FrameMaker
11 14 (14.58%) WCF
12 13 (13.54%) Perl
13 12 (12.50%) JavaScript
13 12 (12.50%) Ant
13 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 12 (12.50%) Electronics
13 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
14 11 (11.46%) Data Mapping
14 11 (11.46%) Relational Database
14 11 (11.46%) MS Visio
14 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
15 10 (10.42%) RDBMS
15 10 (10.42%) JIRA
16 9 (9.38%) SAP
16 9 (9.38%) CSS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 20 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (8.33%) Documentum
3 6 (6.25%) CMS
3 6 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.17%) IIS
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.08%) Confluence
5 2 (2.08%) Mule
5 2 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.04%) Node.js
6 1 (1.04%) JBoss
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) FrameMaker
2 11 (11.46%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.25%) MS Office
4 5 (5.21%) Doxygen
4 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.04%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) Internet
2 4 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) Relational Database
1 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.42%) RDBMS
3 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.25%) FileMaker
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.08%) MySQL
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.04%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.04%) DB2
8 1 (1.04%) OLAP
8 1 (1.04%) UniData
Development Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Ant
2 10 (10.42%) JIRA
3 2 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.08%) Selenium
4 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.04%) Firebug
4 1 (1.04%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.04%) Maven
4 1 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.04%) Grunt
4 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.04%) Hudson
4 1 (1.04%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 12 (12.50%) Electronics
2 5 (5.21%) Games
2 5 (5.21%) Finance
3 1 (1.04%) Marketing
3 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (48.96%) Developer
2 20 (20.83%) Author
2 20 (20.83%) Technical Author
3 16 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 15 (15.63%) Analyst
5 14 (14.58%) C# Developer
6 13 (13.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
7 12 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
8 11 (11.46%) Agile .NET Developer
9 9 (9.38%) Java Developer
10 8 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (8.33%) Architect
11 6 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (5.21%) Data Analyst
13 4 (4.17%) Systems Support
13 4 (4.17%) Systems Support Analyst
13 4 (4.17%) Support Analyst
13 4 (4.17%) AWS Developer
14 3 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.00%) .NET
2 22 (22.92%) HTML
2 22 (22.92%) XSLT
3 19 (19.79%) Web Services
4 15 (15.63%) SOAP
5 14 (14.58%) WCF
6 9 (9.38%) CSS
7 8 (8.33%) Struts
7 8 (8.33%) JSP
7 8 (8.33%) Spring
8 7 (7.29%) Ajax
8 7 (7.29%) XML Schema
8 7 (7.29%) J2EE
9 5 (5.21%) XSL
9 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET
9 5 (5.21%) Hibernate
10 4 (4.17%) JDBC
10 4 (4.17%) Servlets
10 4 (4.17%) ODBC
10 4 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.21%) Data Structures
1 5 (5.21%) 3D Graphics
1 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.08%) Streaming Media
2 2 (2.08%) IPTV
2 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.04%) Open Source
3 1 (1.04%) Derivative
3 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) Linux
2 4 (4.17%) UNIX
2 4 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.08%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 16 (16.67%) Content Management
4 15 (15.63%) TDD
5 11 (11.46%) Data Mapping
6 7 (7.29%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.29%) Workflow
7 6 (6.25%) Scrum
7 6 (6.25%) Project Management
7 6 (6.25%) OO
7 6 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 6 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (5.21%) 3D Programming
8 5 (5.21%) Manual Testing
8 5 (5.21%) Document Management
8 5 (5.21%) ITIL
8 5 (5.21%) Validation
9 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.63%) C#
2 25 (26.04%) SQL
3 16 (16.67%) Java
4 13 (13.54%) Perl
5 12 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.29%) C
6 7 (7.29%) C++
7 5 (5.21%) Python
7 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.13%) VBScript
9 2 (2.08%) VBA
10 1 (1.04%) PHP
10 1 (1.04%) VB
10 1 (1.04%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (15.63%) Oracle
2 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.38%) SAP
4 5 (5.21%) Perforce
5 3 (3.13%) Intershop
5 3 (3.13%) Demandware
5 3 (3.13%) hybris
6 2 (2.08%) Cognos
6 2 (2.08%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.04%) Adobe
7 1 (1.04%) HP
7 1 (1.04%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.04%) Redback
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