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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 190 194 211
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Contract jobs citing XAML 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
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£456 £494 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.59% -14.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £401 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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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
2469 2506 3228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.82% 42.48% 44.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2064 1922 2493
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 17
Average hourly rate £30.43 £44.50 £51.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.62% -13.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £16.25 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £93.12 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XAML across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing XAML 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 XAML.

1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) MVVM
3 6 (66.67%) WCF
3 6 (66.67%) WPF
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Silverlight
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET
6 2 (22.22%) Front Office
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 1 (11.11%) Reactive Extensions
7 1 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing XAML 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 XAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
3 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 1 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Front Office
4 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) GUI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) WCF
2 6 (66.67%) WPF
3 4 (44.44%) Silverlight
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) WinForms
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) LINQ
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Swaptions
1 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVVM
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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