The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 13 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 20 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.69% 2.98% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.99% 11.54% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 0
Average daily rate
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£381 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.27 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.25% -20.00%
XML
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 78 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 23.08% 25.83% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 14
Average daily rate £358 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 22 (55.00%) Oracle
2 19 (47.50%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 14 (35.00%) .NET
4 14 (35.00%) Web Services
5 13 (32.50%) XSLT
5 13 (32.50%) Java
6 11 (27.50%) SOA
7 10 (25.00%) C#
7 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (22.50%) HTML
8 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
8 9 (22.50%) Middleware
8 9 (22.50%) webMethods
8 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.00%) EAI
10 7 (17.50%) IBM
10 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.50%) NHS
10 7 (17.50%) XSD
10 7 (17.50%) Finance
10 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
11 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
11 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (15.00%) Windows
11 6 (15.00%) Software AG
12 5 (12.50%) AIX
12 5 (12.50%) UNIX
12 5 (12.50%) SOAP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (2.50%) AquaLogic
3 1 (2.50%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) FTP
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 5 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (5.00%) NUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Hudson
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Ant
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Designer
4 5 (12.50%) Integration Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) CRM Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (2.50%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
1 14 (35.00%) Web Services
2 13 (32.50%) XSLT
3 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (22.50%) HTML
4 9 (22.50%) Middleware
5 7 (17.50%) XSD
6 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (12.50%) SOAP
7 5 (12.50%) jQuery
7 5 (12.50%) Itk
8 4 (10.00%) Ajax
9 3 (7.50%) Java EE
9 3 (7.50%) WSDL
9 3 (7.50%) CSS
10 2 (5.00%) ADO.NET
10 2 (5.00%) XML Schema
10 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (5.00%) XML Messaging
10 2 (5.00%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) NHS
1 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Telematics
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) AIX
2 5 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) SOA
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) EAI
4 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.00%) Web Development
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) MVC
6 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.50%) TDD
6 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Data Transformation
7 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Workflow
7 2 (5.00%) Validation
7 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.00%) UML
7 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.00%) OO
7 2 (5.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) VB
6 2 (5.00%) VB6
7 1 (2.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) webMethods
3 7 (17.50%) IBM
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.00%) Software AG
5 5 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (5.00%) Motorola
7 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.50%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago