The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 19 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing XML 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.39% 2.48% 5.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.52% 7.41% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £338 £548 £800
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.35% -31.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-20.25% +3.89%
XML
London

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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 54 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.68% 33.54% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 12
Median daily rate £588 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £550 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (22.22%) FileMaker
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) XML Messaging
5 2 (22.22%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (11.11%) Fintech
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (11.11%) MVVM

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Liferay
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (22.22%) FileMaker
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) FileMaker Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Software Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Software Architect
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Architect
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
3 1 (11.11%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) XML Messaging
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
2 1 (11.11%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) MVVM
2 1 (11.11%) OOP
2 1 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle