The table below looks at the statistics for XBRL 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 XBRL over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
Rank - 194 211
Contract jobs citing XBRL 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.073% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.24% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
XBRL
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
1136 1634 1872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 32.56% 29.77% 29.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 1292 1421
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -51.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £17.65 £37.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.94 £60.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

XBRL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing XBRL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XBRL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XBRL
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 XBRL across the City of London region.

XBRL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

XBRL
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XBRL 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 XBRL.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

XBRL
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle