The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 18 7 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing XML 1 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.03% 17.82% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 40.91% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Median daily rate - £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
XML
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 44 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 23.71% 43.56% 44.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 6
Median daily rate £325 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £215 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim 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 County Antrim

XML
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the County Antrim region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the County Antrim region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

XML
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -11 1 - - 1
XML
Northern Ireland

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for XML.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability

XML
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft