The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 22 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing XML 55 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.66% 6.16% 5.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.16% 20.00% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 11
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£413 £383 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.80% +12.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £34.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +7.93%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
287 220 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.75% 30.81% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 107 104
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 28
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £22.20 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £38.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
XML
East of England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +10 50 £413 +13.79% 8
Huntingdon - - - - 2
Peterborough - - - - 4
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 29 (37.18%) Perl
2 25 (32.05%) XSLT
3 19 (24.36%) HTML
3 19 (24.36%) PowerShell
4 17 (21.79%) Ant
5 14 (17.95%) .NET
6 13 (16.67%) C#
7 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 12 (15.38%) CSS
8 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
8 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET
8 11 (14.10%) Java
8 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (12.82%) WCF
10 9 (11.54%) jQuery
10 9 (11.54%) JSON
10 9 (11.54%) FrameMaker
10 9 (11.54%) MVC
11 8 (10.26%) Subversion
11 8 (10.26%) SQL
11 8 (10.26%) LINQ
11 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
11 8 (10.26%) REST
12 7 (8.97%) J2EE
12 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
12 7 (8.97%) Web Services
12 7 (8.97%) Linux
12 7 (8.97%) OO
12 7 (8.97%) Python
12 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
1 3 (3.85%) Apache
1 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) Documentum
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.28%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) FrameMaker
2 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.56%) RoboHelp
4 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.28%) XMetaL
4 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Internet
1 6 (7.69%) HTTP
1 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.13%) VPN
2 4 (5.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.28%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) SQLite
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Ant
2 8 (10.26%) Subversion
2 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
4 6 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.41%) JIRA
6 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.85%) MSBuild
7 3 (3.85%) WiX
7 3 (3.85%) JUnit
7 3 (3.85%) Maven
8 2 (2.56%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.56%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.56%) Firebug
8 2 (2.56%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.28%) Robotium
9 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.28%) Selenium
9 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.28%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (7.69%) Retail
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) Games
4 3 (3.85%) Publishing
5 2 (2.56%) Electronics
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (60.26%) Developer
2 22 (28.21%) Author
2 22 (28.21%) Technical Author
3 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Python Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Python Software Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.41%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Technical Writer
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Developer
7 3 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Java Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Architect
7 3 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.85%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) XSLT
2 19 (24.36%) HTML
3 14 (17.95%) .NET
4 12 (15.38%) CSS
5 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET
6 10 (12.82%) WCF
7 9 (11.54%) jQuery
7 9 (11.54%) JSON
8 8 (10.26%) LINQ
8 8 (10.26%) REST
9 7 (8.97%) J2EE
9 7 (8.97%) Web Services
10 6 (7.69%) Twisted
11 5 (6.41%) AngularJS
11 5 (6.41%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (6.41%) WPF
11 5 (6.41%) Spring
12 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
12 4 (5.13%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Copywriting
2 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Linux
2 6 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 5 (6.41%) Android
4 4 (5.13%) UNIX
5 3 (3.85%) Windows
6 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (11.54%) MVC
3 7 (8.97%) OO
3 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
4 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.69%) DevOps
5 5 (6.41%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.41%) OOP
5 5 (6.41%) Scrum
6 4 (5.13%) Migration
6 4 (5.13%) Multithreading
6 4 (5.13%) Android Development
7 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.85%) SOA
7 3 (3.85%) SEO
7 3 (3.85%) Web Development
7 3 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 3 (3.85%) Content Management
7 3 (3.85%) TDD
8 2 (2.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.18%) Perl
2 19 (24.36%) PowerShell
3 13 (16.67%) C#
4 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.10%) Java
6 8 (10.26%) SQL
7 7 (8.97%) Python
8 3 (3.85%) XAML
9 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.28%) Groovy
10 1 (1.28%) Erlang
10 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.28%) C++
10 1 (1.28%) C
10 1 (1.28%) PHP
10 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.28%) Ruby
10 1 (1.28%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) JBoss
4 1 (1.28%) Perforce
4 1 (1.28%) Google
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Rate: £ on application
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Posted: 5 days ago