The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 24 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing XML 2 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 1.43% 8.45% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 42.86% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Average daily rate - £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.99%
XML
Derbyshire

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 Derby region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 18.57% 19.72% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 20
Average daily rate £238 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £105 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £425
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 £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Derby

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) E-business
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Zend