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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 28 12 28
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing XML 41 72 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.63% 10.75% 6.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.73% 26.57% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 24
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.90%
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
245 271 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.65% 40.45% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 102 100
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £508 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 23
Average hourly rate £42.38 £39.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.65% +45.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 £36.50 £17.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 October 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 20 October 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 36 £425 +40.49% 18
Huntingdon - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - - 4
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 40 (43.48%) Perl
2 33 (35.87%) XSLT
3 25 (27.17%) PowerShell
4 23 (25.00%) Ant
5 22 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (18.48%) HTML
7 16 (17.39%) Python
8 15 (16.30%) JSON
9 14 (15.22%) Linux
10 13 (14.13%) Software Engineering
10 13 (14.13%) Jenkins
11 12 (13.04%) Twisted
11 12 (13.04%) DevOps
11 12 (13.04%) Ubuntu
11 12 (13.04%) HTTP
11 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
11 12 (13.04%) Java
11 12 (13.04%) .NET
12 11 (11.96%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (11.96%) Docker
12 11 (11.96%) Load Balancing
12 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
12 11 (11.96%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (10.87%) REST
13 10 (10.87%) C#
14 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
14 9 (9.78%) FrameMaker
15 8 (8.70%) WCF
15 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
16 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 7 (7.61%) CMS
2 3 (3.26%) Apache
2 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.26%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.17%) Documentum
3 2 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (1.09%) JBoss
4 1 (1.09%) WordPress
4 1 (1.09%) Liferay
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) FrameMaker
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.09%) XMetaL
3 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.09%) osCommerce
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
1 1 (1.09%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.09%) Force.com
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) HTTP
1 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.43%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) Big Data
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (25.00%) Ant
2 13 (14.13%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.43%) Subversion
5 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.17%) JUnit
6 2 (2.17%) JIRA
6 2 (2.17%) WiX
6 2 (2.17%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.09%) Hudson
7 1 (1.09%) Maven
7 1 (1.09%) Selenium
7 1 (1.09%) Firebug
7 1 (1.09%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.09%) TestNG
7 1 (1.09%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (4.35%) Publishing
2 3 (3.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Electronics
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (56.52%) Developer
2 23 (25.00%) Author
2 23 (25.00%) Technical Author
3 11 (11.96%) Software Engineer
3 11 (11.96%) Python Developer
4 9 (9.78%) Software Developer
4 9 (9.78%) Python Software Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) Java Developer
6 4 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Technical Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Java Architect
7 3 (3.26%) Architect
7 3 (3.26%) Analyst
7 3 (3.26%) Python Programmer
7 3 (3.26%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Programmer
8 2 (2.17%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.17%) Technical Support
8 2 (2.17%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.87%) XSLT
2 17 (18.48%) HTML
3 15 (16.30%) JSON
4 12 (13.04%) .NET
4 12 (13.04%) Twisted
5 11 (11.96%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (10.87%) REST
7 8 (8.70%) WCF
8 7 (7.61%) jQuery
8 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET
8 7 (7.61%) CSS
9 6 (6.52%) Web Services
9 6 (6.52%) J2EE
9 6 (6.52%) XSL
9 6 (6.52%) Spring
10 5 (5.43%) LINQ
11 4 (4.35%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.35%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.35%) SOAP
12 3 (3.26%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
1 2 (2.17%) Social Media
2 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.09%) User Experience
2 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.09%) Clustering
2 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.09%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.22%) Linux
2 12 (13.04%) Ubuntu
3 4 (4.35%) UNIX
4 2 (2.17%) Windows
5 1 (1.09%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (14.13%) Software Engineering
3 12 (13.04%) DevOps
4 11 (11.96%) Load Balancing
5 7 (7.61%) Content Management
6 6 (6.52%) OO
7 4 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.35%) TDD
7 4 (4.35%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.35%) MVC
7 4 (4.35%) Web Development
8 3 (3.26%) Multithreading
8 3 (3.26%) Migration
8 3 (3.26%) Scrum
8 3 (3.26%) SOA
8 3 (3.26%) OOP
9 2 (2.17%) Product Management
9 2 (2.17%) Web Application Development
9 2 (2.17%) Workflow
9 2 (2.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.48%) Perl
2 25 (27.17%) PowerShell
3 16 (17.39%) Python
4 12 (13.04%) Java
5 10 (10.87%) C#
6 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.35%) SQL
8 3 (3.26%) PHP
9 2 (2.17%) C
9 2 (2.17%) XAML
9 2 (2.17%) VB6
9 2 (2.17%) VB
9 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.17%) C++
10 1 (1.09%) VBA
10 1 (1.09%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) ISEB
2 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.96%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
1 3 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.17%) Perforce
3 1 (1.09%) Zend
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Cambridge University Press
Rate: £31,916 per annum pro rata
Posted: 6 days ago