The table below looks at the statistics for XML 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 XML over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 60 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Contract jobs citing XML 129 177 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.78% 3.76% 4.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.79% 12.05% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 142 197
Median daily rate £425 £440 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £590 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
XML
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
1195 1469 1738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.00% 31.20% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1003 1226 1321
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XML
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 XML across the City of London region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

XML
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 XML across the City of London region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML 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 XML.

1 112 (45.34%) SQL
2 109 (44.13%) Java
3 106 (42.91%) HTML
4 105 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (37.65%) JavaScript
6 84 (34.01%) Finance
7 83 (33.60%) JSON
8 82 (33.20%) Web Services
9 68 (27.53%) CSS
10 57 (23.08%) REST
11 55 (22.27%) SQL Server
12 54 (21.86%) Oracle
12 54 (21.86%) .NET
13 53 (21.46%) HTML5
14 52 (21.05%) Unix
15 50 (20.24%) TDD
15 50 (20.24%) Banking
16 47 (19.03%) SOAP
16 47 (19.03%) C#
16 47 (19.03%) Scrum
17 45 (18.22%) Linux
17 45 (18.22%) Git (software)
18 40 (16.19%) Ajax
19 36 (14.57%) AngularJS
20 34 (13.77%) jQuery
21 33 (13.36%) OO
22 32 (12.96%) HTTP
22 32 (12.96%) JIRA
22 32 (12.96%) Subversion
23 29 (11.74%) CSS3

XML
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 20 (8.10%) WebSphere
2 12 (4.86%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.05%) CMS
3 10 (4.05%) IIS
4 8 (3.24%) Jetty
5 7 (2.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (2.83%) nginx
5 7 (2.83%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.43%) Drupal
6 6 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.43%) JBoss
6 6 (2.43%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.02%) Apache
7 5 (2.02%) Confluence
7 5 (2.02%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.21%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.21%) Mule
8 3 (1.21%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.81%) WildFly
9 2 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.62%) MS Office
3 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.21%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.21%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.81%) Doxygen
4 2 (0.81%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.40%) GIMP
5 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.81%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.40%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.40%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.40%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.40%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Radian6
2 1 (0.40%) RMDS
2 1 (0.40%) Social Studio
2 1 (0.40%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.40%) Boomi
4 1 (0.40%) Force.com
4 1 (0.40%) GitHub
4 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.40%) Google Play
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Office 365
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.96%) HTTP
2 10 (4.05%) LDAP
3 4 (1.62%) CTI
3 4 (1.62%) FTP
3 4 (1.62%) SNMP
3 4 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.21%) Internet
4 3 (1.21%) SMS
4 3 (1.21%) SSL
5 2 (0.81%) Firewall
5 2 (0.81%) Network Security
5 2 (0.81%) SWIFTNet
6 1 (0.40%) 3G
6 1 (0.40%) 4G
6 1 (0.40%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.40%) DDNS
6 1 (0.40%) DHCP
6 1 (0.40%) DNS
6 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.40%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (22.27%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 17 (6.88%) MySQL
4 16 (6.48%) MongoDB
4 16 (6.48%) NoSQL
5 15 (6.07%) Relational Database
6 13 (5.26%) Big Data
7 11 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (3.64%) Apache Hive
8 9 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (2.83%) Impala
10 7 (2.83%) Neo4j
10 7 (2.83%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (2.83%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.02%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 45 (18.22%) Git (software)
2 32 (12.96%) JIRA
2 32 (12.96%) Subversion
3 28 (11.34%) Jenkins
4 19 (7.69%) JUnit
4 19 (7.69%) Maven
5 18 (7.29%) Cucumber
5 18 (7.29%) Selenium
6 11 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (4.45%) TeamCity
6 11 (4.45%) WebDriver
7 9 (3.64%) SoapUI
8 8 (3.24%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.83%) JBehave
9 7 (2.83%) SpecFlow
10 6 (2.43%) Ant
10 6 (2.43%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.43%) Gradle
10 6 (2.43%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 84 (34.01%) Finance
2 50 (20.24%) Banking
3 19 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 15 (6.07%) Retail
5 13 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 13 (5.26%) Marketing
6 11 (4.45%) Front Office
6 11 (4.45%) Legal
7 10 (4.05%) Back Office
8 7 (2.83%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.62%) Law
10 3 (1.21%) Advertising
11 2 (0.81%) Games
11 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 144 (58.30%) Developer
2 40 (16.19%) Java Developer
3 30 (12.15%) Analyst
4 23 (9.31%) .NET Developer
4 23 (9.31%) C# Developer
4 23 (9.31%) Senior Developer
5 18 (7.29%) Architect
6 13 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (4.86%) Business Analyst
8 11 (4.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (4.45%) Tester
9 10 (4.05%) Angular Developer
9 10 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (3.64%) Automation Tester
10 9 (3.64%) Implementation Specialist
10 9 (3.64%) ITSM Specialist
10 9 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.24%) Applications Developer
11 8 (3.24%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (42.91%) HTML
2 83 (33.60%) JSON
3 82 (33.20%) Web Services
4 68 (27.53%) CSS
5 57 (23.08%) REST
6 54 (21.86%) .NET
7 53 (21.46%) HTML5
8 47 (19.03%) SOAP
9 40 (16.19%) Ajax
10 36 (14.57%) AngularJS
11 34 (13.77%) jQuery
12 29 (11.74%) CSS3
13 25 (10.12%) Spring
14 24 (9.72%) JSP
15 22 (8.91%) Node.js
16 21 (8.50%) RESTful
17 19 (7.69%) J2EE
18 18 (7.29%) ASP.NET
18 18 (7.29%) JMS
19 17 (6.88%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.69%) User Experience
2 15 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.07%) Fixed Income
3 14 (5.67%) Hedge funds
4 12 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.83%) iPhone
7 7 (2.83%) IVR
8 6 (2.43%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.43%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.43%) Equities
9 5 (2.02%) STB
10 4 (1.62%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.62%) Derivative
10 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.62%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.21%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.21%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.21%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (21.05%) Unix
2 45 (18.22%) Linux
3 22 (8.91%) Windows
4 16 (6.48%) Android
5 12 (4.86%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.62%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.21%) Solaris
7 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (20.24%) TDD
3 47 (19.03%) Scrum
4 33 (13.36%) OO
5 28 (11.34%) BDD
5 28 (11.34%) SDLC
6 25 (10.12%) Data Modelling
6 25 (10.12%) ETL
7 24 (9.72%) MVC
8 22 (8.91%) Unit Testing
9 21 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (8.10%) Test Automation
11 19 (7.69%) Software Engineering
12 17 (6.88%) SOA
13 16 (6.48%) ITIL
14 15 (6.07%) Change Management
14 15 (6.07%) Project Management
15 14 (5.67%) Configuration Management
15 14 (5.67%) Multithreading
15 14 (5.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 112 (45.34%) SQL
2 109 (44.13%) Java
3 93 (37.65%) JavaScript
4 47 (19.03%) C#
5 26 (10.53%) Perl
5 26 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 22 (8.91%) PHP
7 19 (7.69%) Python
8 16 (6.48%) PL/SQL
9 14 (5.67%) Ruby
10 13 (5.26%) C++
11 11 (4.45%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.64%) Objective-C
13 8 (3.24%) C
13 8 (3.24%) XPath
14 7 (2.83%) Apple Swift
14 7 (2.83%) VB
15 6 (2.43%) VB.NET
16 5 (2.02%) Apex Code
17 3 (1.21%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (10.93%) Degree
2 10 (4.05%) PMP
3 9 (3.64%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.21%) ISEB
4 3 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.40%) CFA
6 1 (0.40%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MBA
6 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.48%) QA
2 5 (2.02%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.62%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (1.62%) SEPA
4 2 (0.81%) Basel II
4 2 (0.81%) Basel III
5 1 (0.40%) EMIR
5 1 (0.40%) FATCA
5 1 (0.40%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.40%) MiFID
5 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (7.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.43%) Docker
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.40%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.21%) Control-M
2 3 (1.21%) Puppet
3 2 (0.81%) Ansible
3 2 (0.81%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.40%) Cacti
4 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.40%) Nagios
4 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.40%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 54 (21.86%) Oracle
2 23 (9.31%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.88%) IBM
4 16 (6.48%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (5.26%) Informatica
6 11 (4.45%) Google
7 8 (3.24%) SAP
7 8 (3.24%) ServiceNow
8 7 (2.83%) Adobe
9 5 (2.02%) Facebook
9 5 (2.02%) Twitter
10 4 (1.62%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.62%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 4 (1.62%) Serena
10 4 (1.62%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.21%) Canoo
11 3 (1.21%) Murex
11 3 (1.21%) Sun
11 3 (1.21%) Tableau
12 2 (0.81%) F5
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