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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 16 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 11 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.80% 1.06% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.48% 3.70% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £363 £310 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -55.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £310 £620
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £310 £780
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 £43.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +2.94%
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
31 54 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.99% 28.57% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 42 10
Median daily rate £400 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £309 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £539 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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 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 11 (64.71%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
6 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) XSLT
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) FileMaker
7 3 (17.65%) XQuery
7 3 (17.65%) XSD
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) PHP
7 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Spring
7 3 (17.65%) Maven
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) XPath
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Content Development
7 3 (17.65%) J2EE
8 2 (11.76%) JSON
8 2 (11.76%) QA
8 2 (11.76%) .NET

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 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) GemFire
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Liferay
2 1 (5.88%) LiveCycle
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (17.65%) FileMaker
4 1 (5.88%) Hazelcast
4 1 (5.88%) Infinispan
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Ant
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) IntelliJ
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) JBehave
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) FileMaker Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Architect
2 3 (17.65%) XML Developer
2 3 (17.65%) XML XSLT Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Software Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Software Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Support Officer
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) XSLT
3 3 (17.65%) J2EE
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) XSD
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) JAXB
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) JSP
4 2 (11.76%) SAX
4 2 (11.76%) XML Messaging
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Axis
5 1 (5.88%) JDBC
5 1 (5.88%) Servlets
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Struts
5 1 (5.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Content Development
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
5 1 (5.88%) DSDM
5 1 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 3 (17.65%) XPath
3 3 (17.65%) XQuery
4 2 (11.76%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) ECMAScript
5 1 (5.88%) VB6
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CITP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Perforce
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat