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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 23 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing XML 18 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.26% 2.75% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 13.73% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 2
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £275 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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
99 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 28.95% 20.00% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 30 31
Average daily rate £375 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
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 23 October 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 15 (51.72%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) Web Services
3 13 (44.83%) IBM
3 13 (44.83%) WebSphere
4 10 (34.48%) Manufacturing
4 10 (34.48%) Oracle
5 8 (27.59%) SOA
6 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 6 (20.69%) .NET
7 6 (20.69%) XSD
7 6 (20.69%) Automotive
7 6 (20.69%) webMethods
7 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 5 (17.24%) Middleware
8 5 (17.24%) HTTP
8 5 (17.24%) XML Schema
8 5 (17.24%) HTML
8 5 (17.24%) SAP
9 4 (13.79%) J2EE
9 4 (13.79%) XSLT
9 4 (13.79%) Windows
9 4 (13.79%) AIX
9 4 (13.79%) Software AG
10 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (10.34%) Java EE
10 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
10 3 (10.34%) Spring
10 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 13 (44.83%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
2 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.90%) NUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Hudson
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Ant
General
1 10 (34.48%) Manufacturing
2 6 (20.69%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Designer
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Manager
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) SOA Designer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) XSD
2 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 5 (17.24%) Middleware
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) XML Schema
4 4 (13.79%) XSLT
4 4 (13.79%) J2EE
5 3 (10.34%) Java EE
5 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
5 3 (10.34%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) WPF
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) OSGi
6 2 (6.90%) REST
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.45%) EJB
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
7 1 (3.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Telematics
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) AIX
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) SOA
2 3 (10.34%) OO
2 3 (10.34%) EAI
2 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.34%) TDD
2 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
2 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.90%) Analytics
3 2 (6.90%) Content Management
3 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) Use Case
3 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.90%) OOP
4 1 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (3.45%) B2B
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) IBM
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) webMethods
4 5 (17.24%) SAP
5 4 (13.79%) Software AG
6 3 (10.34%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) Google
8 1 (3.45%) Motorola
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