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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XBRL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
Rank 152 187 -
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -
Contract jobs citing XBRL 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.019% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.064% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £610 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
987 1561 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.37% 30.36% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 1258 1288
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XBRL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XBRL across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing XBRL 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 XBRL.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (50.00%) Ontologies
2 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Information Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) ISO20022
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing XBRL 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 XBRL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Ontologies
1 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Information Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle