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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 19 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing XML 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 5.80% 2.46% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.36% 11.11% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£324 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
22 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 15.94% 22.13% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 7
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £421 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Derby region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) Web Services
2 9 (69.23%) SOAP
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (61.54%) HTML5
3 8 (61.54%) CSS3
3 8 (61.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (53.85%) PhoneGap
4 7 (53.85%) MVVM
4 7 (53.85%) Twitter
4 7 (53.85%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (53.85%) SaaS
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (15.38%) Test Management
6 2 (15.38%) MSTest
6 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) MSTest
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.69%) ASP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Junior ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Web Services
2 9 (69.23%) SOAP
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) HTML5
3 8 (61.54%) CSS3
3 8 (61.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (53.85%) PhoneGap
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware
6 1 (7.69%) STL
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) Sass
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) MVVM
2 7 (53.85%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Twitter
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft