The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XAML 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.78% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £323 £338
% change year-on-year
+27.90% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
XAML
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 56 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.19% 42.11% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 42 40
Average daily rate £525 £525 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £576 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XAML across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

XAML Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing XAML 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 XAML.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Infragistics
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Banking

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing XAML 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 XAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Infragistics
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle