The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 150 152 191
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +39
Contract jobs citing XAML 12 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.66% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 9
Median daily rate £575 £519 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.84% -5.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £487 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
XAML
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1680 1656 2509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.50% 47.86% 43.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1415 1395 2038
Median daily rate £500 £482 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +7.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.19 £19.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing XAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XAML
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 XAML across the City of London region.

XAML Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

XAML
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XAML across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

XAML Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

XAML
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 XAML across the City of London region.

XAML Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XAML 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 City of London region with a requirement for XAML.

1 23 (88.46%) C#
1 23 (88.46%) WPF
2 19 (73.08%) Front Office
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) .NET
5 13 (50.00%) Finance
5 13 (50.00%) TDD
5 13 (50.00%) MVVM
5 13 (50.00%) User Experience
5 13 (50.00%) Wireframes
6 10 (38.46%) DevExpress
6 10 (38.46%) Banking
7 9 (34.62%) TeamCity
8 7 (26.92%) Fixed Income
8 7 (26.92%) Adobe
8 7 (26.92%) HTML
8 7 (26.92%) Photoshop
8 7 (26.92%) BDD
9 6 (23.08%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 6 (23.08%) Scrum
9 6 (23.08%) Asset Management
10 5 (19.23%) WinForms
10 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (19.23%) Swaptions
10 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
10 5 (19.23%) DevOps

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Photoshop
2 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) snoop
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) TeamCity
2 5 (19.23%) MSBuild
2 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (15.38%) Axure RP
3 4 (15.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (15.38%) Bitbucket
3 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) NCrunch
3 4 (15.38%) NUnit
3 4 (15.38%) ReSharper
General
1 19 (73.08%) Front Office
2 13 (50.00%) Finance
3 10 (38.46%) Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) C# Developer
2 15 (57.69%) UI Developer
3 13 (50.00%) UI/UX Developer
3 13 (50.00%) UX Developer
4 12 (46.15%) C# WPF Developer
4 12 (46.15%) WPF Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Front Office Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Designer
6 4 (15.38%) UI Designer
6 4 (15.38%) UI/UX Designer
6 4 (15.38%) UX Designer
6 4 (15.38%) Xamarin Developer
7 3 (11.54%) .NET Designer
7 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior WPF Developer
8 2 (7.69%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) WPF
2 15 (57.69%) .NET
3 7 (26.92%) HTML
4 5 (19.23%) WinForms
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 4 (15.38%) WCF
5 4 (15.38%) XSLT
6 2 (7.69%) JMS
6 2 (7.69%) Reactive Extensions
6 2 (7.69%) Task Parallel Library
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) User Experience
2 7 (26.92%) Fixed Income
3 5 (19.23%) Swaptions
4 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 3 (11.54%) Derivative
6 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
6 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
7 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Android
1 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) MVVM
2 13 (50.00%) TDD
2 13 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 7 (26.92%) BDD
4 6 (23.08%) Asset Management
4 6 (23.08%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (19.23%) DevOps
5 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
5 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
6 4 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (15.38%) Garbage Collection
6 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.69%) OOD
7 2 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) C++
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) DevExpress
2 7 (26.92%) Adobe
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) IBM
4 4 (15.38%) Infragistics
4 4 (15.38%) Telerik
4 4 (15.38%) Xamarin
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