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 3 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 66 74 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -31
Contract jobs citing XML 110 87 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.46% 2.51% 3.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.31% 7.86% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 65 183
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
1182 1107 1731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.19% 31.92% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 930 1380
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 (46.89%) SQL
2 111 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (45.23%) Java
4 101 (41.91%) HTML
5 89 (36.93%) JavaScript
6 87 (36.10%) Web Services
7 75 (31.12%) JSON
8 73 (30.29%) Finance
9 57 (23.65%) SQL Server
10 55 (22.82%) CSS
11 54 (22.41%) .NET
12 53 (21.99%) Oracle
13 52 (21.58%) SOAP
14 51 (21.16%) C#
14 51 (21.16%) TDD
15 48 (19.92%) jQuery
15 48 (19.92%) Git (software)
15 48 (19.92%) REST
16 43 (17.84%) HTML5
16 43 (17.84%) Scrum
17 42 (17.43%) Unix
18 41 (17.01%) Banking
19 40 (16.60%) OO
19 40 (16.60%) Linux
20 38 (15.77%) Ajax
21 37 (15.35%) Jenkins
22 30 (12.45%) AngularJS
22 30 (12.45%) JIRA
23 29 (12.03%) Subversion
23 29 (12.03%) Shell Script

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 (9.13%) WebSphere
2 14 (5.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 10 (4.15%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.73%) IIS
5 8 (3.32%) CMS
6 7 (2.90%) Apache
6 7 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.49%) Drupal
7 6 (2.49%) JBoss
7 6 (2.49%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.07%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.24%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.24%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.24%) Mule
9 3 (1.24%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.24%) WordPress
10 2 (0.83%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (2.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.83%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.83%) FrameMaker
2 2 (0.83%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.83%) MS Office
2 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Global One
1 2 (0.83%) Minerva
1 2 (0.83%) Relativity
1 2 (0.83%) Ringtail
1 2 (0.83%) SAP ERP
1 2 (0.83%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.83%) Tesseract
1 2 (0.83%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 1 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.41%) Radian6
2 1 (0.41%) RMDS
2 1 (0.41%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.24%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (1.24%) GitHub
4 3 (1.24%) IaaS
5 2 (0.83%) G Suite
5 2 (0.83%) Google Play
5 2 (0.83%) Office 365
6 1 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.41%) Boomi
6 1 (0.41%) Force.com
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.20%) HTTP
2 10 (4.15%) LDAP
3 5 (2.07%) FTP
3 5 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.66%) CTI
4 4 (1.66%) SNMP
5 3 (1.24%) Internet
5 3 (1.24%) Kerberos
5 3 (1.24%) SMS
5 3 (1.24%) SMTP
5 3 (1.24%) SSL
6 2 (0.83%) AMQP
6 2 (0.83%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.83%) Firewall
6 2 (0.83%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.41%) DDNS
7 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.41%) LAN
7 1 (0.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (23.65%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.05%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.39%) MongoDB
3 13 (5.39%) Oracle Database
4 12 (4.98%) Big Data
5 11 (4.56%) MySQL
6 10 (4.15%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.90%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.49%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (2.49%) DB2
11 5 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.07%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.66%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.66%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 48 (19.92%) Git (software)
2 37 (15.35%) Jenkins
3 30 (12.45%) JIRA
4 29 (12.03%) Subversion
5 22 (9.13%) Maven
6 17 (7.05%) Cucumber
6 17 (7.05%) Selenium
7 13 (5.39%) JUnit
8 12 (4.98%) WebDriver
9 9 (3.73%) Visual Studio
10 8 (3.32%) Eclipse
10 8 (3.32%) Gradle
10 8 (3.32%) SoapUI
10 8 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (3.32%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.49%) Ant
11 6 (2.49%) Hudson
11 6 (2.49%) SpecFlow
11 6 (2.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (2.07%) IntelliJ
General
1 73 (30.29%) Finance
2 41 (17.01%) Banking
3 18 (7.47%) Financial Institution
3 18 (7.47%) Retail
4 15 (6.22%) Marketing
5 14 (5.81%) Front Office
6 12 (4.98%) Investment Banking
7 10 (4.15%) Back Office
7 10 (4.15%) Legal
8 8 (3.32%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.24%) Advertising
10 2 (0.83%) Games
10 2 (0.83%) Law
10 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 145 (60.17%) Developer
2 40 (16.60%) Java Developer
3 29 (12.03%) Analyst
4 28 (11.62%) Senior Developer
5 23 (9.54%) C# Developer
6 22 (9.13%) Architect
7 21 (8.71%) .NET Developer
8 15 (6.22%) Consultant
9 13 (5.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (5.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 13 (5.39%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.73%) Analyst Developer
11 9 (3.73%) Angular Developer
11 9 (3.73%) Applications Developer
11 9 (3.73%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.32%) Agile Developer
12 8 (3.32%) Integration Consultant
12 8 (3.32%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (2.90%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (41.91%) HTML
2 87 (36.10%) Web Services
3 75 (31.12%) JSON
4 55 (22.82%) CSS
5 54 (22.41%) .NET
6 52 (21.58%) SOAP
7 48 (19.92%) jQuery
7 48 (19.92%) REST
8 43 (17.84%) HTML5
9 38 (15.77%) Ajax
10 30 (12.45%) AngularJS
11 28 (11.62%) JSP
12 27 (11.20%) RESTful
13 23 (9.54%) JMS
14 22 (9.13%) Spring
15 20 (8.30%) CSS3
15 20 (8.30%) XSLT
16 19 (7.88%) XSD
17 17 (7.05%) ASP.NET
17 17 (7.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.96%) Fixed Income
1 24 (9.96%) User Experience
2 15 (6.22%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.98%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.15%) Data Integration
5 10 (4.15%) Equities
6 8 (3.32%) Hedge funds
6 8 (3.32%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.90%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.49%) iPhone
8 6 (2.49%) IVR
9 5 (2.07%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.07%) Reference Data
9 5 (2.07%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.66%) Derivative
10 4 (1.66%) Fintech
10 4 (1.66%) Statistics
11 3 (1.24%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.43%) Unix
2 40 (16.60%) Linux
3 25 (10.37%) Windows
4 13 (5.39%) Android
5 12 (4.98%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.66%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.24%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.24%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.41%) CentOS
8 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (21.16%) TDD
3 43 (17.84%) Scrum
4 40 (16.60%) OO
5 27 (11.20%) Unit Testing
6 26 (10.79%) MVC
7 25 (10.37%) Data Modelling
7 25 (10.37%) SDLC
8 24 (9.96%) BDD
8 24 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (8.71%) ETL
10 20 (8.30%) Multithreading
11 17 (7.05%) DevOps
11 17 (7.05%) SOA
11 17 (7.05%) Software Engineering
12 15 (6.22%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (5.81%) Front End Development
13 14 (5.81%) Microservices
14 13 (5.39%) Web Development
15 12 (4.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 113 (46.89%) SQL
2 109 (45.23%) Java
3 89 (36.93%) JavaScript
4 51 (21.16%) C#
5 29 (12.03%) Shell Script
6 26 (10.79%) Perl
7 24 (9.96%) PHP
7 24 (9.96%) Python
8 22 (9.13%) PL/SQL
9 16 (6.64%) Ruby
10 10 (4.15%) XPath
11 9 (3.73%) Objective-C
12 8 (3.32%) C++
12 8 (3.32%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.49%) Apple Swift
13 6 (2.49%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.49%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.49%) Scala
14 5 (2.07%) Apex Code
14 5 (2.07%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (10.37%) Degree
2 6 (2.49%) PMP
3 5 (2.07%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.83%) ISEB
4 2 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.41%) CFA
5 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.41%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.88%) QA
2 4 (1.66%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.66%) SEPA
3 3 (1.24%) HL7
4 2 (0.83%) Basel II
4 2 (0.83%) Basel III
4 2 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.83%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
4 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.83%) WCAG
5 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.41%) FATCA
5 1 (0.41%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.41%) MiFID
5 1 (0.41%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (7.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.07%) Docker
3 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.07%) Puppet
2 4 (1.66%) Control-M
3 3 (1.24%) Ansible
3 3 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.24%) SCOM
4 2 (0.83%) EnCase
4 2 (0.83%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.41%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.41%) Cacti
5 1 (0.41%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.41%) MOM
5 1 (0.41%) Nagios
5 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.41%) SCCM
5 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.41%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 53 (21.99%) Oracle
2 25 (10.37%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.05%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (5.81%) IBM
5 10 (4.15%) Adobe
5 10 (4.15%) Google
6 9 (3.73%) Informatica
7 8 (3.32%) SAP
8 7 (2.90%) MuleSoft
9 6 (2.49%) Serena
10 5 (2.07%) Sybase
10 5 (2.07%) WorldPay
11 4 (1.66%) Canoo
11 4 (1.66%) F5
11 4 (1.66%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.66%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 4 (1.66%) Teradata
12 3 (1.24%) Solace
12 3 (1.24%) Tableau
12 3 (1.24%) Talend
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