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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 21 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing XML 52 73 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.59% 9.72% 8.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.14% 27.76% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 29
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£425 £363 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +15.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £39.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +32.20%
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
246 263 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.18% 35.02% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 100 101
Average daily rate £350 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 33
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 16 September 2014.

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
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 16 September 2014. 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 +1 48 £425 +13.33% 15
Huntingdon - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - - 2
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 37 (41.57%) Perl
2 31 (34.83%) XSLT
3 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (26.97%) PowerShell
4 22 (24.72%) Ant
5 20 (22.47%) HTML
6 14 (15.73%) Java
6 14 (15.73%) JSON
7 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
7 13 (14.61%) .NET
8 12 (13.48%) Python
9 11 (12.36%) CSS
9 11 (12.36%) REST
10 10 (11.24%) Jenkins
10 10 (11.24%) WCF
10 10 (11.24%) jQuery
10 10 (11.24%) Linux
10 10 (11.24%) C#
10 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
11 9 (10.11%) Ubuntu
11 9 (10.11%) FrameMaker
11 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
11 9 (10.11%) OO
11 9 (10.11%) HTTP
11 9 (10.11%) TCP/IP
11 9 (10.11%) Git (software)
11 9 (10.11%) Twisted
11 9 (10.11%) DevOps
12 8 (8.99%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (8.99%) Docker

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 5 (5.62%) CMS
2 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.37%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (3.37%) Apache
2 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.25%) Documentum
4 1 (1.12%) IIS
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) WordPress
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) FrameMaker
2 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.25%) MS Office
4 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.12%) RoboHelp
4 1 (1.12%) XMetaL
4 1 (1.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) osCommerce
1 1 (1.12%) Magento
1 1 (1.12%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) HTTP
1 9 (10.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.74%) Internet
3 2 (2.25%) VPN
3 2 (2.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.25%) Big Data
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQLite
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (24.72%) Ant
2 10 (11.24%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.11%) Git (software)
4 8 (8.99%) Subversion
5 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.49%) JUnit
7 3 (3.37%) Maven
7 3 (3.37%) JIRA
7 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.37%) WiX
7 3 (3.37%) MSBuild
8 2 (2.25%) Selenium
8 2 (2.25%) Firebug
8 2 (2.25%) Fiddler
8 2 (2.25%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.12%) WinRunner
9 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.12%) JMeter
9 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (5.62%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Retail
3 3 (3.37%) Publishing
4 2 (2.25%) Games
4 2 (2.25%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (57.30%) Developer
2 23 (25.84%) Author
2 23 (25.84%) Technical Author
3 9 (10.11%) Software Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Python Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Python Software Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Technical Developer
8 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Technical Writer
8 3 (3.37%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Java Architect
8 3 (3.37%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.37%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.83%) XSLT
2 20 (22.47%) HTML
3 14 (15.73%) JSON
4 13 (14.61%) .NET
5 11 (12.36%) CSS
5 11 (12.36%) REST
6 10 (11.24%) jQuery
6 10 (11.24%) WCF
7 9 (10.11%) Twisted
8 8 (8.99%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (7.87%) LINQ
9 7 (7.87%) J2EE
9 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET
10 6 (6.74%) Web Services
11 5 (5.62%) SOAP
11 5 (5.62%) Spring
11 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.49%) HTML5
12 4 (4.49%) WPF
12 4 (4.49%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.25%) Copywriting
1 2 (2.25%) Social Media
1 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.12%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.12%) Open Source
2 1 (1.12%) NHS
2 1 (1.12%) Clustering
2 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) Linux
2 9 (10.11%) Ubuntu
3 5 (5.62%) Android
3 5 (5.62%) UNIX
4 3 (3.37%) Windows
5 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
3 9 (10.11%) OO
3 9 (10.11%) DevOps
4 8 (8.99%) Load Balancing
5 7 (7.87%) E-Commerce
5 7 (7.87%) MVC
6 5 (5.62%) Content Management
6 5 (5.62%) TDD
6 5 (5.62%) Scrum
7 4 (4.49%) Migration
7 4 (4.49%) OOP
7 4 (4.49%) Multithreading
7 4 (4.49%) Android Development
8 3 (3.37%) SEO
8 3 (3.37%) SOA
8 3 (3.37%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.37%) Web Development
9 2 (2.25%) Workflow
9 2 (2.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.57%) Perl
2 24 (26.97%) PowerShell
3 14 (15.73%) Java
4 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
5 12 (13.48%) Python
6 10 (11.24%) C#
7 5 (5.62%) SQL
8 4 (4.49%) PHP
9 3 (3.37%) XAML
10 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.12%) Ruby
10 1 (1.12%) Korn
10 1 (1.12%) Erlang
10 1 (1.12%) Groovy
10 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.12%) C++
10 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) ISEB
2 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) JBoss
4 1 (1.12%) Perforce
4 1 (1.12%) Google
4 1 (1.12%) Zend
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