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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 161 195 200
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +5
Contract jobs citing XAML 5 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.25% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 12
Median daily rate £463 £538 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.95% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £476
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £323 £344
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
1634 2359 2671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.78% 42.13% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1895 2074
Median daily rate £490 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.94% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £315 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 11
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £19.72 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.10 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 15 (78.95%) C#
2 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) WPF
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle
4 8 (42.11%) Unit Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (36.84%) XML
5 7 (36.84%) XSLT
6 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
7 5 (26.32%) User Experience
7 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
7 5 (26.32%) JSON
7 5 (26.32%) WCF
7 5 (26.32%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) SOAP
7 5 (26.32%) SOA
7 5 (26.32%) Silverlight
7 5 (26.32%) Banking
7 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
8 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
8 4 (21.05%) LINQ
8 4 (21.05%) Clustering
8 4 (21.05%) XML Messaging
8 4 (21.05%) RDBMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
4 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (15.79%) Big Data
4 3 (15.79%) HBase
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) MSBuild
2 3 (15.79%) NUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.26%) WebStorm
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C# Developer
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
4 7 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Developer
5 5 (26.32%) WPF Developer
5 5 (26.32%) XML Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Azure Developer
6 4 (21.05%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (21.05%) Messaging Developer
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C# Developer - Commodities
7 2 (10.53%) Designer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior WPF Developer
7 2 (10.53%) UI Designer
7 2 (10.53%) UI Developer
7 2 (10.53%) UX Designer
7 2 (10.53%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) WPF
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) XML
4 7 (36.84%) XSLT
5 5 (26.32%) JSON
5 5 (26.32%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 5 (26.32%) Silverlight
5 5 (26.32%) SOAP
5 5 (26.32%) WCF
6 4 (21.05%) ADO.NET
6 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) LINQ
6 4 (21.05%) XML Messaging
7 3 (15.79%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.53%) React
8 2 (10.53%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Unit Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
2 5 (26.32%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
3 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 3 (15.79%) BDD
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) MVVM
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) VB
3 2 (10.53%) VB6
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) MCSD
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) DevExpress
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe
4 1 (5.26%) ION Trading
4 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
City of London
Computer Futures
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