The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 37 12 35
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Contract jobs citing XML 21 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.88% 9.38% 3.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.21% 34.38% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 9
Median daily rate £413 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -8.57%
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
172 96 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 31.79% 27.27% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 66 62
Median daily rate £388 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £190 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £23.75 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.26% -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 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 29 August 2016.

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 29 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 Coventry region with a requirement for XML.

1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) .NET
3 15 (46.88%) XSLT
3 15 (46.88%) Web Services
3 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
4 14 (43.75%) ETL
4 14 (43.75%) C#
5 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 12 (37.50%) SOAP
5 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 12 (37.50%) WCF
6 11 (34.38%) RESTful
6 11 (34.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (34.38%) SharePoint
6 11 (34.38%) Java
7 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 10 (31.25%) XSD
7 10 (31.25%) MVC
7 10 (31.25%) Validation
7 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
7 10 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (28.13%) Data Transformation
8 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
9 8 (25.00%) MS Office
9 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 8 (25.00%) MS Excel

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 11 (34.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.00%) MS Office
3 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (9.38%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) BigQuery
5 1 (3.13%) BigTable
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.38%) Axure RP
3 3 (9.38%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) Ant
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Azure Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Designer
5 3 (9.38%) ETL Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Junior
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Designer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior UX Designer
5 3 (9.38%) UX Designer
6 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
1 15 (46.88%) Web Services
1 15 (46.88%) XSLT
2 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 12 (37.50%) SOAP
2 12 (37.50%) WCF
3 11 (34.38%) RESTful
4 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 10 (31.25%) XSD
5 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
6 7 (21.88%) CSS
7 6 (18.75%) REST
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (15.63%) JSP
8 5 (15.63%) OAuth
8 5 (15.63%) SAML
9 4 (12.50%) Java EE
9 4 (12.50%) JSON
9 4 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Data Conversion
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (9.38%) Statistics
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Android
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) ETL
3 10 (31.25%) MVC
3 10 (31.25%) Validation
4 9 (28.13%) Data Transformation
5 8 (25.00%) API Integration
5 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
5 8 (25.00%) Migration
6 7 (21.88%) Data Validation
6 7 (21.88%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) OOD
6 7 (21.88%) Service Design
7 6 (18.75%) Regression Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Scrum
8 5 (15.63%) Web Development
9 3 (9.38%) B2C
9 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
9 3 (9.38%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) Java
4 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.88%) XAML
6 3 (9.38%) VB
7 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 3 (9.38%) QA
3 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Simpana
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Adobe
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) CommVault
6 1 (3.13%) Finjan
6 1 (3.13%) Google
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Sun
6 1 (3.13%) Sybase