The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 14 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing XML 14 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.79% 3.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.42% 10.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £389 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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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
53 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 37.06% 29.79% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 5
Average daily rate £375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £385 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 9 (52.94%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
3 9 (52.94%) CRM
4 8 (47.06%) SharePoint
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (47.06%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (35.29%) Workflow
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) IIS
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) jQuery
7 5 (29.41%) Ajax
8 4 (23.53%) JSON
8 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
8 4 (23.53%) Java
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (23.53%) SSDT
9 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 3 (17.65%) DHCP
9 3 (17.65%) DNS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (47.06%) SharePoint
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (35.29%) IIS
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (5.88%) Apache
5 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) SSDT
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) MSTest
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) CRM Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) CRM Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Information Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) jQuery
2 5 (29.41%) Ajax
3 4 (23.53%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) WCF
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) JAX-RS
5 1 (5.88%) MyBatis
5 1 (5.88%) XSL
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) JDBC
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) Servlets
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware
5 1 (5.88%) JCE
5 1 (5.88%) WF
5 1 (5.88%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Taxonomies
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) CRM
2 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (35.29%) Workflow
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Use Case
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) R
6 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Perforce
4 1 (5.88%) Sun
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix