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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 59 48 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs citing XML 137 208 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.96% 3.85% 4.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.21% 12.60% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 163 184
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -8.57%
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
1222 1651 1759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.29% 30.58% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1033 1353 1295
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £62.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 117 (46.61%) SQL
2 108 (43.03%) Java
3 102 (40.64%) HTML
4 98 (39.04%) Finance
5 95 (37.85%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (37.45%) JavaScript
7 84 (33.47%) Web Services
8 79 (31.47%) JSON
9 68 (27.09%) CSS
10 62 (24.70%) Oracle
10 62 (24.70%) REST
11 57 (22.71%) SQL Server
12 55 (21.91%) SOAP
13 53 (21.12%) Unix
13 53 (21.12%) Banking
14 50 (19.92%) .NET
15 49 (19.52%) HTML5
16 45 (17.93%) Ajax
17 43 (17.13%) TDD
17 43 (17.13%) Linux
17 43 (17.13%) Scrum
18 42 (16.73%) C#
19 41 (16.33%) Git (software)
20 37 (14.74%) AngularJS
21 35 (13.94%) OO
22 33 (13.15%) Degree
23 32 (12.75%) jQuery
23 32 (12.75%) Subversion
24 31 (12.35%) HTTP
25 30 (11.95%) Perl

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 22 (8.76%) WebSphere
2 15 (5.98%) Tomcat
3 12 (4.78%) IIS
4 10 (3.98%) CMS
4 10 (3.98%) Jetty
5 9 (3.59%) nginx
5 9 (3.59%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (3.19%) Apache
6 8 (3.19%) JBoss
6 8 (3.19%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.79%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.99%) Drupal
9 5 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.59%) Confluence
11 3 (1.20%) Mule
11 3 (1.20%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.20%) WordPress
12 2 (0.80%) WildFly
13 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.59%) MS Office
2 4 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.40%) GIMP
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.80%) SAP ERP
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%) Payment Gateway
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 12 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.80%) GitHub
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
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%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.40%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.40%) Office 365
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.35%) HTTP
2 10 (3.98%) LDAP
3 5 (1.99%) FTP
4 4 (1.59%) CTI
4 4 (1.59%) SNMP
5 3 (1.20%) SMS
5 3 (1.20%) SSL
5 3 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.80%) Firewall
6 2 (0.80%) Internet
6 2 (0.80%) Network Security
6 2 (0.80%) SAN
7 1 (0.40%) 3G
7 1 (0.40%) 4G
7 1 (0.40%) DDNS
7 1 (0.40%) DHCP
7 1 (0.40%) DMZ
7 1 (0.40%) DNS
7 1 (0.40%) LAN
7 1 (0.40%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (22.71%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.56%) Oracle Database
3 19 (7.57%) MySQL
4 16 (6.37%) MongoDB
4 16 (6.37%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.58%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.38%) Big Data
6 11 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (3.59%) Apache Hive
8 9 (3.59%) Impala
8 9 (3.59%) Neo4j
8 9 (3.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.39%) DB2
10 6 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.39%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.99%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 41 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 32 (12.75%) Subversion
3 29 (11.55%) JIRA
4 23 (9.16%) Jenkins
5 21 (8.37%) JUnit
6 20 (7.97%) Maven
7 19 (7.57%) Cucumber
8 17 (6.77%) Selenium
9 11 (4.38%) SoapUI
10 10 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (3.98%) TeamCity
11 8 (3.19%) IntelliJ
11 8 (3.19%) JBehave
11 8 (3.19%) WebDriver
12 7 (2.79%) Ant
13 6 (2.39%) Gradle
13 6 (2.39%) SpecFlow
14 5 (1.99%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.99%) GitLab
14 5 (1.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 98 (39.04%) Finance
2 53 (21.12%) Banking
3 22 (8.76%) Financial Institution
4 14 (5.58%) Investment Banking
4 14 (5.58%) Retail
5 12 (4.78%) Front Office
5 12 (4.78%) Marketing
6 9 (3.59%) Back Office
6 9 (3.59%) Legal
7 6 (2.39%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.99%) Law
9 4 (1.59%) Advertising
10 3 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.80%) Games
11 2 (0.80%) Publishing
12 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 142 (56.57%) Developer
2 39 (15.54%) Java Developer
3 28 (11.16%) Analyst
4 20 (7.97%) .NET Developer
5 19 (7.57%) C# Developer
5 19 (7.57%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.37%) Architect
7 11 (4.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (4.38%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (3.98%) Business Analyst
8 10 (3.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (3.59%) Agile Developer
9 9 (3.59%) Implementation Specialist
9 9 (3.59%) ITSM Specialist
9 9 (3.59%) Tester
10 8 (3.19%) Angular Developer
10 8 (3.19%) Consultant
10 8 (3.19%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (3.19%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (40.64%) HTML
2 84 (33.47%) Web Services
3 79 (31.47%) JSON
4 68 (27.09%) CSS
5 62 (24.70%) REST
6 55 (21.91%) SOAP
7 50 (19.92%) .NET
8 49 (19.52%) HTML5
9 45 (17.93%) Ajax
10 37 (14.74%) AngularJS
11 32 (12.75%) jQuery
12 27 (10.76%) CSS3
12 27 (10.76%) Spring
13 24 (9.56%) JSP
14 23 (9.16%) Node.js
15 22 (8.76%) J2EE
16 18 (7.17%) ASP.NET
16 18 (7.17%) RESTful
17 17 (6.77%) JDBC
17 17 (6.77%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.37%) Hedge funds
1 16 (6.37%) User Experience
2 15 (5.98%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.18%) Fixed Income
4 11 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.59%) IVR
6 7 (2.79%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.39%) Data Integration
7 6 (2.39%) Equities
7 6 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.39%) iPhone
7 6 (2.39%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.99%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.99%) Smartcard
8 5 (1.99%) STB
9 4 (1.59%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.20%) Derivative
10 3 (1.20%) Fintech
10 3 (1.20%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.12%) Unix
2 43 (17.13%) Linux
3 20 (7.97%) Windows
4 15 (5.98%) Android
5 14 (5.58%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.59%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.59%) Solaris
7 3 (1.20%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (37.85%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (17.13%) Scrum
2 43 (17.13%) TDD
3 35 (13.94%) OO
4 29 (11.55%) SDLC
5 23 (9.16%) BDD
5 23 (9.16%) Data Modelling
5 23 (9.16%) Software Engineering
6 22 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (8.37%) MVC
8 20 (7.97%) SOA
9 19 (7.57%) ETL
10 18 (7.17%) Change Management
10 18 (7.17%) ITIL
10 18 (7.17%) Project Management
10 18 (7.17%) Test Automation
11 15 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (5.98%) Configuration Management
12 13 (5.18%) Unit Testing
12 13 (5.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 117 (46.61%) SQL
2 108 (43.03%) Java
3 94 (37.45%) JavaScript
4 42 (16.73%) C#
5 30 (11.95%) Perl
6 25 (9.96%) Shell Script
7 22 (8.76%) PHP
8 19 (7.57%) PL/SQL
9 16 (6.37%) Python
10 13 (5.18%) Ruby
10 13 (5.18%) T-SQL
11 11 (4.38%) C++
12 9 (3.59%) Objective-C
13 8 (3.19%) C
13 8 (3.19%) VB
14 7 (2.79%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.79%) XPath
15 6 (2.39%) Apple Swift
16 5 (1.99%) Apex Code
17 4 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (13.15%) Degree
2 10 (3.98%) PMP
3 9 (3.59%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.39%) ISEB
5 5 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) ACCA
8 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.40%) CIMA
8 1 (0.40%) CISSP
8 1 (0.40%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.40%) MCSD
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.37%) QA
2 6 (2.39%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.20%) SEPA
4 2 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.40%) EMIR
5 1 (0.40%) FATCA
5 1 (0.40%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.40%) MiFID
5 1 (0.40%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.79%) Docker
3 1 (0.40%) Firmware
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.40%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (1.99%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.80%) Ansible
3 2 (0.80%) Control-M
3 2 (0.80%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (0.80%) Puppet
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
4 1 (0.40%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 62 (24.70%) Oracle
2 27 (10.76%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.76%) IBM
4 16 (6.37%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (5.18%) Informatica
6 12 (4.78%) Google
7 11 (4.38%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.99%) Adobe
8 5 (1.99%) BEA
8 5 (1.99%) Facebook
8 5 (1.99%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.99%) Twitter
9 4 (1.59%) HP
9 4 (1.59%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.59%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 4 (1.59%) SAP
9 4 (1.59%) Serena
10 3 (1.20%) Canoo
10 3 (1.20%) Sun
10 3 (1.20%) Tableau
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