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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 17 30 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing XML 4 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.36% 5.73% 9.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 17.02% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 15
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£600 £483 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.35% -12.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 94 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.17% 33.69% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 72 57
Average daily rate £550 £545 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
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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 30 July 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (44.44%) Big Data
4 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Data Transformation
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (44.44%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) FTP
4 4 (44.44%) HTTP
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Cognos
4 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 4 (44.44%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (22.22%) LDAP
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (11.11%) Mule
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) Documentum
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) FTP
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) CloverETL
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) FileMaker
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Rose
1 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
1 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) ETL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Integration Developer
3 1 (11.11%) FileMaker Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (11.11%) JAX-RS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) ADO
3 1 (11.11%) COM+
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) JDBC
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) Servlets
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) ActiveX
3 1 (11.11%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Transformation
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) MVVM
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) IBM