The table below looks at the statistics for SAX skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAX over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SAX 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £381 - £340
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAX
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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1535 1733 1712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.28% 28.81% 30.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1247 1309 1367
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 19
Average hourly rate £50.00 £31.42 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.15% +58.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

SAX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SAX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAX
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAX across the City of London region.

SAX Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAX
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAX across the City of London region.

SAX Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SAX
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SAX 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 SAX.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SAX 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 SAX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL