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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 12 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 26 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.09% 3.13% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.76% 12.00% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £462 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
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
105 75 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 36.71% 26.04% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 52 18
Average daily rate £385 £338 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.35 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 20 (48.78%) Oracle
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) Web Services
3 16 (39.02%) Java
4 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
5 12 (29.27%) .NET
5 12 (29.27%) IBM
5 12 (29.27%) WebSphere
6 11 (26.83%) XSLT
7 10 (24.39%) C#
8 9 (21.95%) HTML
8 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
9 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
9 8 (19.51%) SOA
9 8 (19.51%) webMethods
10 7 (17.07%) VB.NET
10 7 (17.07%) XSD
10 7 (17.07%) Windows
10 7 (17.07%) Middleware
11 6 (14.63%) Finance
11 6 (14.63%) Automotive
11 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
11 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
11 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 6 (14.63%) AIX
11 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
11 6 (14.63%) Software AG
12 5 (12.20%) HP
12 5 (12.20%) EAI

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (29.27%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) Internet
3 2 (4.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
1 5 (12.20%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (4.88%) NUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) Hudson
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Ant
General
1 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Designer
3 5 (12.20%) Integration Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (7.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Integration Manager
6 2 (4.88%) CRM Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) Web Services
2 12 (29.27%) .NET
3 11 (26.83%) XSLT
4 9 (21.95%) HTML
5 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
6 7 (17.07%) XSD
6 7 (17.07%) Middleware
7 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
7 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 5 (12.20%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) Itk
8 5 (12.20%) XML Schema
9 4 (9.76%) Ajax
10 3 (7.32%) J2EE
10 3 (7.32%) CSS
11 2 (4.88%) SOAP
11 2 (4.88%) WSDL
11 2 (4.88%) Spring.NET
12 1 (2.44%) JAX-WS
12 1 (2.44%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.20%) NHS
2 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 2 (4.88%) Open Source
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) AIX
3 5 (12.20%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) SOA
3 5 (12.20%) EAI
3 5 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (9.76%) Scrum
4 4 (9.76%) Integration Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Web Development
4 4 (9.76%) MVC
5 3 (7.32%) TDD
6 2 (4.88%) Use Case
6 2 (4.88%) Workflow
6 2 (4.88%) Validation
6 2 (4.88%) Migration
6 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.88%) CRM
6 2 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (4.88%) OO
6 2 (4.88%) Content Management
6 2 (4.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 16 (39.02%) Java
3 10 (24.39%) C#
4 7 (17.07%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.44%) COBOL
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Oracle
2 12 (29.27%) IBM
3 8 (19.51%) webMethods
4 6 (14.63%) Software AG
4 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.20%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) SAP
6 2 (4.88%) Motorola
6 2 (4.88%) Google
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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