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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 157 175 203
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +28
Contract jobs citing XAML 16 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 0.45% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 11
Median daily rate £575 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £595 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.78% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
1708 2205 2530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 49.93% 47.50% 42.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1441 1841 1983
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £23.75 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £37.50 £129.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 19 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) WPF
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (73.68%) Front Office
5 12 (63.16%) .NET
6 11 (57.89%) Finance
6 11 (57.89%) TDD
7 10 (52.63%) MVVM
8 7 (36.84%) BDD
8 7 (36.84%) Fixed Income
8 7 (36.84%) Banking
9 6 (31.58%) Scrum
9 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
10 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
10 5 (26.32%) DevExpress
10 5 (26.32%) MSBuild
10 5 (26.32%) Wireframes
10 5 (26.32%) DevOps
10 5 (26.32%) User Experience
10 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
10 5 (26.32%) Windows
10 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (26.32%) Swaptions
10 5 (26.32%) WinForms
11 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
11 4 (21.05%) WCF
11 4 (21.05%) CSS
11 4 (21.05%) HTML
11 4 (21.05%) Microsoft

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 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
2 5 (26.32%) MSBuild
2 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) Axure RP
4 1 (5.26%) Babel
4 1 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) NCrunch
4 1 (5.26%) NUnit
4 1 (5.26%) ReSharper
General
1 14 (73.68%) Front Office
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) C# Developer
3 9 (47.37%) C# WPF Developer
3 9 (47.37%) WPF Developer
4 7 (36.84%) UI Developer
5 5 (26.32%) UI/UX Developer
5 5 (26.32%) UX Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Front Office Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior WPF Developer
8 2 (10.53%) C# WCF Developer
8 2 (10.53%) WCF Developer
8 2 (10.53%) Xamarin Developer
9 1 (5.26%) .NET Designer
9 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
9 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
9 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (5.26%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) WPF
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) WinForms
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) JMS
6 2 (10.53%) JSON
6 2 (10.53%) PhoneGap
6 2 (10.53%) Reactive Extensions
6 2 (10.53%) REST
6 2 (10.53%) Task Parallel Library
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Fixed Income
2 5 (26.32%) Swaptions
2 5 (26.32%) User Experience
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Derivative
4 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 10 (52.63%) MVVM
4 7 (36.84%) BDD
5 6 (31.58%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) DevOps
6 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
6 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 5 (26.32%) Wireframes
7 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
7 4 (21.05%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
8 2 (10.53%) MVC
8 2 (10.53%) OO
8 2 (10.53%) OOD
8 2 (10.53%) OOP
8 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) ECMAScript
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) ES6
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) DevExpress
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Xamarin
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Infragistics
4 1 (5.26%) Telerik
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