The first table below looks at the demand for XML 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 XML over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Canary Wharf 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 20 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing XML 4 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.60% 7.63% 7.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.43% 29.67% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 20 17
Average daily rate £575 £600 £554
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +8.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 91 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.73% 25.71% 35.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 71 97
Average daily rate £575 £600 £536
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £628 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML
London

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Canary Wharf region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) Sun
5 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) MVVM
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) Korn
6 2 (18.18%) Spring
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
6 2 (18.18%) LDAP
6 2 (18.18%) OOD
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
6 2 (18.18%) CGI
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) CSS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Documentum
2 1 (9.09%) Mule
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
2 1 (9.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) FileMaker
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (9.09%) CloverETL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) TestNG
2 1 (9.09%) Build Forge
2 1 (9.09%) FxCop
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (9.09%) FileMaker Developer
3 1 (9.09%) GUI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) Ajax
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) CGI
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) JDBC
3 2 (18.18%) JSP
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) DHTML
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) XSD
4 1 (9.09%) XSL
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
4 1 (9.09%) Servlets
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (9.09%) W3C
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (9.09%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) MVVM
1 2 (18.18%) OOD
1 2 (18.18%) SOA
1 2 (18.18%) Workflow
1 2 (18.18%) UML
1 2 (18.18%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) RUP
2 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
2 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (9.09%) Content Management
2 1 (9.09%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Korn
3 2 (18.18%) VB
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Sun
3 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) BEA
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Sencha