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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 19 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing XML 58 61 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.89% 8.07% 6.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.49% 23.11% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 26
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£425 £375 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +18.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.10% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +18.64%
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
283 264 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.61% 34.92% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 115 112
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 £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 32
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £20.10 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £38.50 £45.00
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 29 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 29 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 +4 52 £425 +17.24% 16
Huntingdon - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - -
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 35 (41.18%) Perl
2 29 (34.12%) XSLT
3 24 (28.24%) PowerShell
4 22 (25.88%) Ant
5 20 (23.53%) HTML
6 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (14.12%) Java
7 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
7 12 (14.12%) .NET
8 11 (12.94%) CSS
8 11 (12.94%) JSON
9 10 (11.76%) WCF
9 10 (11.76%) jQuery
9 10 (11.76%) REST
9 10 (11.76%) C#
10 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
10 9 (10.59%) Python
10 9 (10.59%) FrameMaker
11 8 (9.41%) Software Engineering
11 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
11 8 (9.41%) Linux
11 8 (9.41%) OO
12 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
12 7 (8.24%) J2EE
12 7 (8.24%) Internet
12 7 (8.24%) HTTP
12 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
12 7 (8.24%) Ubuntu
12 7 (8.24%) Subversion
12 7 (8.24%) MVC

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 5 (5.88%) CMS
2 3 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.53%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (3.53%) Apache
2 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.35%) Documentum
4 1 (1.18%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) WordPress
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) FrameMaker
2 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.35%) RoboHelp
3 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.18%) XMetaL
4 1 (1.18%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.18%) osCommerce
1 1 (1.18%) Magento
1 1 (1.18%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) HTTP
1 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
1 7 (8.24%) Internet
2 4 (4.71%) VPN
2 4 (4.71%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.35%) Big Data
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQLite
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (25.88%) Ant
2 7 (8.24%) Subversion
2 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.24%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.88%) JIRA
5 3 (3.53%) Maven
5 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.53%) JUnit
5 3 (3.53%) WiX
5 3 (3.53%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.35%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.35%) Firebug
6 2 (2.35%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.18%) Selenium
7 1 (1.18%) WinRunner
7 1 (1.18%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.18%) JMeter
7 1 (1.18%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
1 6 (7.06%) Retail
2 4 (4.71%) Marketing
2 4 (4.71%) Games
3 3 (3.53%) Publishing
4 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (60.00%) Developer
2 23 (27.06%) Author
2 23 (27.06%) Technical Author
3 8 (9.41%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) Software Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Python Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Web Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Python Software Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Technical Writer
7 4 (4.71%) Technical Developer
8 3 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (3.53%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Java Architect
8 3 (3.53%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.53%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.12%) XSLT
2 20 (23.53%) HTML
3 12 (14.12%) .NET
4 11 (12.94%) CSS
4 11 (12.94%) JSON
5 10 (11.76%) WCF
5 10 (11.76%) jQuery
5 10 (11.76%) REST
6 7 (8.24%) Twisted
6 7 (8.24%) LINQ
6 7 (8.24%) J2EE
6 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
7 6 (7.06%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.88%) Web Services
8 5 (5.88%) Spring
9 4 (4.71%) DOM
9 4 (4.71%) XSL
9 4 (4.71%) JSP
9 4 (4.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) Copywriting
2 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.18%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.18%) Open Source
3 1 (1.18%) Social Media
3 1 (1.18%) NHS
3 1 (1.18%) Clustering
3 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Linux
2 7 (8.24%) Ubuntu
3 5 (5.88%) Android
4 4 (4.71%) UNIX
5 3 (3.53%) Windows
6 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (9.41%) Software Engineering
2 8 (9.41%) OO
2 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
3 7 (8.24%) MVC
3 7 (8.24%) DevOps
4 6 (7.06%) Load Balancing
5 5 (5.88%) Content Management
5 5 (5.88%) Scrum
6 4 (4.71%) Migration
6 4 (4.71%) TDD
6 4 (4.71%) OOP
6 4 (4.71%) Multithreading
6 4 (4.71%) Android Development
7 3 (3.53%) SEO
7 3 (3.53%) SOA
7 3 (3.53%) Asset Management
7 3 (3.53%) Web Development
8 2 (2.35%) Workflow
8 2 (2.35%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.18%) Perl
2 24 (28.24%) PowerShell
3 12 (14.12%) Java
3 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.76%) C#
5 9 (10.59%) Python
6 5 (5.88%) SQL
7 3 (3.53%) PHP
7 3 (3.53%) XAML
8 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.18%) Ruby
8 1 (1.18%) Korn
8 1 (1.18%) Erlang
8 1 (1.18%) Groovy
8 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) C++
8 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
4 1 (1.18%) Perforce
4 1 (1.18%) Google
4 1 (1.18%) Zend
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