The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Derby region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 23 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing XML 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 0.75% 0.91% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 8.33% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +10.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 23.31% 10.91% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 5
Average daily rate £315 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
XML
Derbyshire

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 23 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSTL
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) WF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Alterian
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) MSTest
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) JSTL
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) WF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Alterian