The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 30 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing XML 7 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.60% 9.86% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.24% 34.15% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 2
Median daily rate £335 £350 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -9.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
XML
London

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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
85 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 31.60% 28.87% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 32 23
Median daily rate £413 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon 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 Croydon

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Croydon region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Croydon region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 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 Croydon region with a requirement for XML.

1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) SOA
5 5 (25.00%) DataStage
5 5 (25.00%) IBM
5 5 (25.00%) DB2
5 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (25.00%) SOAP
5 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (20.00%) Netezza
6 4 (20.00%) Local Government
6 4 (20.00%) QA
6 4 (20.00%) JIRA
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) Finance

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) Mule
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) DataStage
1 5 (25.00%) DB2
1 5 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Burp Suite
3 1 (5.00%) GitLab
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JMeter
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (20.00%) Local Government
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) DataStage Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) SOAP
4 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) Apache Camel
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
5 3 (15.00%) REST
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (10.00%) WCF
6 2 (10.00%) XSL
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) OO
3 5 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) Asynchronous Programming
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.00%) OOP
6 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Use Case
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 2 (10.00%) V-Model
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Go
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Scala
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) Netezza
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Sun
5 1 (5.00%) Progress