The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 21 33 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing XML 15 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.79% 2.50% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.19% 11.76% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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 £35.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.99% +1.14%
XML
East Midlands

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 Derbyshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 51 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 23.94% 21.25% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 21
Average daily rate £325 £286 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.53% +2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +4 12 £300 -7.69% 3
XML
East Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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%) C#
1 13 (76.47%) Web Services
2 12 (70.59%) SOAP
2 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) MVC
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 8 (47.06%) HTML5
5 8 (47.06%) MVVM
5 8 (47.06%) CSS3
5 8 (47.06%) Twitter
5 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (41.18%) PhoneGap
6 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (41.18%) SaaS
6 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
6 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) WinForms
8 3 (17.65%) WCF
8 3 (17.65%) JSON
8 3 (17.65%) SOA
9 2 (11.76%) ISEB
9 2 (11.76%) Middleware
9 2 (11.76%) N-Tier

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (41.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) MSTest
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior ASP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Web Services
2 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) SOAP
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
5 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 8 (47.06%) CSS3
5 8 (47.06%) HTML5
5 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (41.18%) PhoneGap
6 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (17.65%) WinForms
7 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 3 (17.65%) WCF
8 2 (11.76%) Middleware
8 2 (11.76%) REST
9 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.88%) Sass
9 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) MVVM
3 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Test Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Twitter
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft