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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 58 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 121 196 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.57% 3.42% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.27% 11.48% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 158 191
Median daily rate £450 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £312 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £19.72 £31.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £36.23 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-8.90% -10.00%
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
1178 1708 1756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.79% 29.77% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 1376 1343
Median daily rate £450 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £23.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% +0.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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.

1 113 (45.56%) Finance
1 113 (45.56%) SQL
2 108 (43.55%) Java
3 94 (37.90%) HTML
4 84 (33.87%) JavaScript
5 80 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (30.65%) Web Services
7 71 (28.63%) CSS
8 70 (28.23%) JSON
9 65 (26.21%) Oracle
10 59 (23.79%) REST
11 56 (22.58%) SOAP
12 55 (22.18%) .NET
13 54 (21.77%) SQL Server
13 54 (21.77%) Banking
14 46 (18.55%) Unix
15 43 (17.34%) C#
16 38 (15.32%) HTML5
17 37 (14.92%) TDD
18 36 (14.52%) Degree
19 35 (14.11%) OO
20 34 (13.71%) JIRA
21 33 (13.31%) Linux
21 33 (13.31%) Scrum
22 32 (12.90%) Ajax
22 32 (12.90%) AngularJS
23 31 (12.50%) Microsoft
24 30 (12.10%) Software Engineering
25 29 (11.69%) Spring
25 29 (11.69%) SOA

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 21 (8.47%) WebSphere
2 18 (7.26%) Tomcat
3 14 (5.65%) WebLogic
4 13 (5.24%) IIS
5 10 (4.03%) CMS
5 10 (4.03%) Jetty
5 10 (4.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (3.63%) nginx
7 8 (3.23%) Mule
8 5 (2.02%) Confluence
8 5 (2.02%) Drupal
9 4 (1.61%) Apache
10 3 (1.21%) EPiServer CMS
10 3 (1.21%) JBoss
10 3 (1.21%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.84%) MS Office
3 7 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.02%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.40%) GIMP
6 1 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.40%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.40%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.40%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.40%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.21%) GitHub
3 3 (1.21%) Google App Engine
3 3 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.21%) Lucidchart
4 2 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.40%) Boomi
5 1 (0.40%) Force.com
5 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.87%) HTTP
2 8 (3.23%) LDAP
3 4 (1.61%) FTP
3 4 (1.61%) SNMP
3 4 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.21%) Firewall
4 3 (1.21%) SSL
5 2 (0.81%) DHCP
5 2 (0.81%) DNS
5 2 (0.81%) Network Security
5 2 (0.81%) SAN
5 2 (0.81%) VPN
6 1 (0.40%) 3G
6 1 (0.40%) 4G
6 1 (0.40%) DMZ
6 1 (0.40%) Extranet
6 1 (0.40%) Internet
6 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.27%) MySQL
3 20 (8.06%) Oracle Database
4 19 (7.66%) Relational Database
5 16 (6.45%) MongoDB
6 15 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (5.65%) NoSQL
8 11 (4.44%) Apache Hive
9 9 (3.63%) Impala
9 9 (3.63%) Neo4j
10 8 (3.23%) DB2
11 7 (2.82%) Big Data
11 7 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (2.02%) Hadoop
13 5 (2.02%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (13.71%) JIRA
2 27 (10.89%) Cucumber
3 25 (10.08%) JUnit
4 24 (9.68%) Git (software)
5 22 (8.87%) Jenkins
6 20 (8.06%) Maven
7 19 (7.66%) Selenium
8 15 (6.05%) Subversion
9 12 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (4.03%) Mockito
11 9 (3.63%) TeamCity
12 8 (3.23%) SoapUI
13 7 (2.82%) Eclipse
14 6 (2.42%) Ant
14 6 (2.42%) IntelliJ
14 6 (2.42%) JBehave
14 6 (2.42%) SpecFlow
15 5 (2.02%) EasyMock
15 5 (2.02%) Visual Studio
15 5 (2.02%) WebDriver
General
1 113 (45.56%) Finance
2 54 (21.77%) Banking
3 20 (8.06%) Investment Banking
4 18 (7.26%) Financial Institution
5 14 (5.65%) Front Office
6 8 (3.23%) Back Office
6 8 (3.23%) Legal
7 7 (2.82%) Marketing
8 5 (2.02%) Law
9 4 (1.61%) Retail
10 3 (1.21%) Billing
10 3 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.81%) Advertising
11 2 (0.81%) Publishing
12 1 (0.40%) Games
12 1 (0.40%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (58.06%) Developer
2 43 (17.34%) Java Developer
3 29 (11.69%) Analyst
4 20 (8.06%) .NET Developer
4 20 (8.06%) C# Developer
5 16 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 15 (6.05%) Senior Developer
7 13 (5.24%) Architect
7 13 (5.24%) SQL Developer
8 12 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (4.03%) Web Developer
10 9 (3.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (3.23%) Agile Developer
12 7 (2.82%) Implementation Specialist
12 7 (2.82%) ITSM Specialist
12 7 (2.82%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (2.42%) HTML Developer
13 6 (2.42%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (2.42%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (37.90%) HTML
2 76 (30.65%) Web Services
3 71 (28.63%) CSS
4 70 (28.23%) JSON
5 59 (23.79%) REST
6 56 (22.58%) SOAP
7 55 (22.18%) .NET
8 38 (15.32%) HTML5
9 32 (12.90%) Ajax
9 32 (12.90%) AngularJS
10 29 (11.69%) Spring
11 26 (10.48%) J2EE
11 26 (10.48%) jQuery
12 25 (10.08%) ASP.NET
12 25 (10.08%) Node.js
13 23 (9.27%) JSP
14 21 (8.47%) CSS3
15 18 (7.26%) JMS
15 18 (7.26%) XSLT
16 17 (6.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.66%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (6.05%) Derivative
3 15 (6.05%) Hedge funds
4 13 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.44%) Equities
6 11 (4.44%) Fixed Income
6 11 (4.44%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.23%) User Experience
8 7 (2.82%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.02%) IVR
9 5 (2.02%) Smartcard
9 5 (2.02%) STB
10 4 (1.61%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.61%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.61%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.61%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.21%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.21%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.55%) Unix
2 33 (13.31%) Linux
3 28 (11.29%) Windows
4 13 (5.24%) Android
4 13 (5.24%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.02%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.61%) Solaris
6 4 (1.61%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.81%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.40%) AIX
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (14.92%) TDD
3 35 (14.11%) OO
4 33 (13.31%) Scrum
5 30 (12.10%) Software Engineering
6 29 (11.69%) SOA
7 23 (9.27%) SDLC
8 20 (8.06%) BDD
8 20 (8.06%) Change Management
8 20 (8.06%) Data Modelling
8 20 (8.06%) Project Management
9 19 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (7.66%) Test Automation
10 18 (7.26%) ETL
11 17 (6.85%) Business Analysis
11 17 (6.85%) MVC
11 17 (6.85%) Unit Testing
12 16 (6.45%) Test Scripting
12 16 (6.45%) Web Development
13 15 (6.05%) UML
Programming Languages
1 113 (45.56%) SQL
2 108 (43.55%) Java
3 84 (33.87%) JavaScript
4 43 (17.34%) C#
5 19 (7.66%) PL/SQL
6 18 (7.26%) Perl
6 18 (7.26%) Shell Script
7 17 (6.85%) PHP
8 10 (4.03%) Python
8 10 (4.03%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.63%) C++
9 9 (3.63%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.23%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.82%) Apex Code
11 7 (2.82%) Scala
11 7 (2.82%) VB
12 6 (2.42%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.42%) C
12 6 (2.42%) VBA
12 6 (2.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (14.52%) Degree
2 10 (4.03%) ISEB
3 7 (2.82%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.82%) PMP
4 6 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.61%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.61%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.81%) MCSD
7 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.81%) SC 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%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.24%) QA
2 6 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.61%) ISO20022
4 3 (1.21%) MiFID
5 2 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.81%) ISO15022
6 1 (0.40%) EMIR
6 1 (0.40%) FATCA
6 1 (0.40%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.40%) SEPA
6 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.63%) Docker
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Firmware
4 1 (0.40%) HDFS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.40%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (2.02%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.81%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (0.81%) SCCM
2 2 (0.81%) vMotion
3 1 (0.40%) Ambari
3 1 (0.40%) Control-M
3 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.40%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 65 (26.21%) Oracle
2 31 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.87%) IBM
4 11 (4.44%) Google
5 10 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (4.03%) ServiceNow
6 8 (3.23%) HP
6 8 (3.23%) Informatica
6 8 (3.23%) Sybase
7 7 (2.82%) BEA
8 6 (2.42%) Facebook
8 6 (2.42%) Sun
8 6 (2.42%) Twitter
9 5 (2.02%) Adobe
10 4 (1.61%) EPiServer
10 4 (1.61%) Murex
10 4 (1.61%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.61%) VMware
11 3 (1.21%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.21%) Siebel
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Walters
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £700 per day + (Analyst or Lead role)
Posted: 3 days ago