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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 13 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing XML 20 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.72% 2.52% 3.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.03% 10.14% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £27.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -26.02%
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
74 69 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 28.57% 24.82% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 46 14
Average daily rate £358 £375 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £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 £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 20 (51.28%) Oracle
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 14 (35.90%) .NET
4 14 (35.90%) Web Services
5 13 (33.33%) Java
6 11 (28.21%) XSLT
7 10 (25.64%) C#
7 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
7 10 (25.64%) webMethods
8 9 (23.08%) HTML
8 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
8 9 (23.08%) SOA
8 9 (23.08%) IBM
9 8 (20.51%) Middleware
9 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
10 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (17.95%) NHS
10 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.95%) XSD
11 6 (15.38%) Windows
11 6 (15.38%) EAI
11 6 (15.38%) Software AG
11 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
11 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
12 5 (12.82%) jQuery
12 5 (12.82%) Rational Rhapsody
12 5 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (12.82%) Itk

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Rational Rhapsody
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) Ant
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.56%) Hudson
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
1 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.26%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Designer
4 5 (12.82%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Developer
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 2 (5.13%) CRM Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Integration Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) .NET
1 14 (35.90%) Web Services
2 11 (28.21%) XSLT
3 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
4 9 (23.08%) HTML
5 8 (20.51%) Middleware
6 7 (17.95%) XSD
7 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 5 (12.82%) jQuery
8 5 (12.82%) Itk
9 4 (10.26%) XML Schema
9 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (10.26%) Ajax
10 3 (7.69%) SOAP
10 3 (7.69%) WSDL
10 3 (7.69%) CSS
11 2 (5.13%) ADO.NET
11 2 (5.13%) Spring.NET
12 1 (2.56%) Java EE
12 1 (2.56%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) NHS
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.13%) Open Source
5 1 (2.56%) Telematics
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) UNIX
2 5 (12.82%) AIX
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) SOA
2 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) EAI
4 5 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Web Development
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.13%) Data Transformation
7 2 (5.13%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.13%) OO
7 2 (5.13%) CRM
7 2 (5.13%) Validation
7 2 (5.13%) Workflow
8 1 (2.56%) System Testing
8 1 (2.56%) BPMN
8 1 (2.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) Java
3 10 (25.64%) C#
4 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.13%) VB
6 2 (5.13%) VB6
7 1 (2.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) webMethods
3 9 (23.08%) IBM
4 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.38%) Software AG
6 5 (12.82%) HP
7 3 (7.69%) SAP
8 2 (5.13%) Motorola
9 1 (2.56%) TIBCO