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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 31 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing XML 11 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.01% 4.63% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.68% 16.85% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 8
Median daily rate £400 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £276 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +0.94%
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
103 89 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 28.22% 27.47% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 61 63
Median daily rate £413 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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
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 25 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 Coventry region with a requirement for XML.

1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) .NET
3 10 (52.63%) Web Services
4 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) XSLT
5 7 (36.84%) C#
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) WCF
6 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
6 6 (31.58%) ETL
7 5 (26.32%) XSD
7 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (21.05%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (21.05%) Web Development
8 4 (21.05%) Data Transformation
8 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (21.05%) Validation
8 4 (21.05%) Migration

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 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) FTP
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data
5 1 (5.26%) BigQuery
5 1 (5.26%) BigTable
5 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) Ant
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Tester
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) XML Tester
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
1 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) WCF
2 7 (36.84%) XSLT
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
3 5 (26.32%) XSD
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) RESTful
5 3 (15.79%) SOAP
5 3 (15.79%) XML Messaging
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) REST
6 2 (10.53%) WPF
7 1 (5.26%) BAPI
7 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (5.26%) JSON
7 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (5.26%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Conversion
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (10.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (21.05%) Data Transformation
3 4 (21.05%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Validation
3 4 (21.05%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) API Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) PLM
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.79%) XAML
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) VB
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) COBOL
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Simpana
2 1 (5.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) CommVault
5 1 (5.26%) Finjan
5 1 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec