The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 25 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing XML 36 35 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.61% 11.82% 4.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.09% 42.68% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 9
Average daily rate £328 £373 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -3.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £301 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
XML
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
138 82 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.01% 27.70% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 58 34
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -88.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 73 (73.00%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (66.00%) HTML
3 62 (62.00%) SQL
4 61 (61.00%) Scrum
5 54 (54.00%) JavaScript
6 49 (49.00%) CSS
7 47 (47.00%) SQL Server
8 46 (46.00%) C#
9 44 (44.00%) TDD
10 43 (43.00%) Web Services
11 41 (41.00%) .NET
12 40 (40.00%) Microsoft
13 38 (38.00%) SOAP
14 35 (35.00%) MVC
15 33 (33.00%) ASP.NET
16 32 (32.00%) OO
17 31 (31.00%) jQuery
18 30 (30.00%) Ajax
18 30 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 30 (30.00%) Java
19 28 (28.00%) Software Engineering
20 27 (27.00%) Software Testing
21 24 (24.00%) Unit Testing
22 22 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
22 22 (22.00%) IIS
23 21 (21.00%) T-SQL
24 20 (20.00%) MS Excel
24 20 (20.00%) Data Modelling
25 19 (19.00%) XSLT
25 19 (19.00%) NHS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 22 (22.00%) IIS
2 14 (14.00%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.00%) Confluence
4 7 (7.00%) Apache
4 7 (7.00%) JBoss
5 6 (6.00%) FileNet
5 6 (6.00%) LiveCycle
5 6 (6.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.00%) CMS
8 1 (1.00%) Mule
8 1 (1.00%) Node.js
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.00%) MS Visio
3 8 (8.00%) MS Office
4 7 (7.00%) MS Project
5 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.00%) SSH
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (47.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (11.00%) MongoDB
6 10 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 9 (9.00%) NoSQL
7 9 (9.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (6.00%) RDBMS
9 5 (5.00%) Redis
9 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (3.00%) MySQL
11 3 (3.00%) Neo4j
11 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 30 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (17.00%) Selenium
3 11 (11.00%) JIRA
3 11 (11.00%) Subversion
4 10 (10.00%) Maven
5 9 (9.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (9.00%) Hudson
5 9 (9.00%) Spock
6 7 (7.00%) Eclipse
6 7 (7.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (7.00%) JUnit
6 7 (7.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.00%) Ant
7 6 (6.00%) DbUnit
8 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (4.00%) Concordion
9 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (3.00%) Geb
11 1 (1.00%) FitNesse
11 1 (1.00%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (5.00%) Back Office
4 4 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (78.00%) Developer
2 35 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 30 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 17 (17.00%) Java Developer
5 14 (14.00%) Analyst
6 11 (11.00%) Test Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (8.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (7.00%) Lead Test Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) DBA
10 5 (5.00%) Perl Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (4.00%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Senior SQL Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Software Developer
12 3 (3.00%) Agile Developer
12 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (66.00%) HTML
2 49 (49.00%) CSS
3 43 (43.00%) Web Services
4 41 (41.00%) .NET
5 38 (38.00%) SOAP
6 33 (33.00%) ASP.NET
7 31 (31.00%) jQuery
8 30 (30.00%) Ajax
9 22 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (19.00%) WCF
10 19 (19.00%) XSLT
11 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 16 (16.00%) XForms
12 15 (15.00%) Hibernate
13 14 (14.00%) Spring
14 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (10.00%) JSF
16 9 (9.00%) .NET Framework
16 9 (9.00%) AngularJS
16 9 (9.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) NHS
2 6 (6.00%) Replication
3 5 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) BBC
6 1 (1.00%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.00%) iSeries
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.00%) Physics
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) Unix
2 6 (6.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (73.00%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (61.00%) Scrum
3 44 (44.00%) TDD
4 35 (35.00%) MVC
5 32 (32.00%) OO
6 28 (28.00%) Software Engineering
7 27 (27.00%) Software Testing
8 24 (24.00%) Unit Testing
9 20 (20.00%) Data Modelling
10 19 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (18.00%) UML
12 16 (16.00%) Regression Testing
13 15 (15.00%) OOP
14 12 (12.00%) High Availability
15 11 (11.00%) Data Security
15 11 (11.00%) MSF
16 10 (10.00%) Test Management
17 9 (9.00%) Project Management
17 9 (9.00%) Requirements Analysis
18 8 (8.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 62 (62.00%) SQL
2 54 (54.00%) JavaScript
3 46 (46.00%) C#
4 30 (30.00%) Java
5 21 (21.00%) T-SQL
6 15 (15.00%) XPath
7 14 (14.00%) Perl
8 7 (7.00%) Go
8 7 (7.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (7.00%) Scala
9 4 (4.00%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (2.00%) PHP
10 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.00%) C++
11 1 (1.00%) Python
11 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (7.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.00%) BC Cleared
6 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.00%) Degree
8 1 (1.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (7.00%) HL7
3 5 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 5 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) Ansible
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.00%) yum
Vendors
1 40 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.00%) Red Gate
3 10 (10.00%) Oracle
4 7 (7.00%) Adobe
5 6 (6.00%) IBM
5 6 (6.00%) ILOG
5 6 (6.00%) Kofax
5 6 (6.00%) Splunk
6 3 (3.00%) Twitter
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco
7 1 (1.00%) Macromedia
7 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.00%) Telerik
7 1 (1.00%) VMware
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