The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South West / Devon
Rank 23 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing XML 15 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.47% 6.02% 3.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.61% 13.33% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 2
Median daily rate £460 £400 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £294 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £412 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £30.35
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +21.93%

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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
119 120 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 43.43% 45.11% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 95 21
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +17.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Devon

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

XML
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -6 12 £480 +17.79% 4
Plymouth +8 3 £413 +10.13%
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for XML.

1 31 (96.88%) Java
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 27 (84.38%) Grails
3 24 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 24 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 24 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
3 24 (75.00%) Docker
4 23 (71.88%) Open Source
5 22 (68.75%) Migration
6 21 (65.63%) Spring
7 18 (56.25%) Groovy
8 16 (50.00%) Hibernate
9 15 (46.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (46.88%) Gradle
9 15 (46.88%) Jenkins
10 13 (40.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (40.63%) Customer Requirements
11 12 (37.50%) JSON
12 10 (31.25%) HTML
13 9 (28.13%) JPA
14 8 (25.00%) NHS
15 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
15 7 (21.88%) REST
16 6 (18.75%) .NET
17 5 (15.63%) Unix
17 5 (15.63%) Linux
17 5 (15.63%) HTTP
17 5 (15.63%) Mac OS X
17 5 (15.63%) Neo4j

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) JBoss
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
2 5 (15.63%) Neo4j
3 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (46.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (46.88%) Gradle
2 15 (46.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Ant
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 22 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Java Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Java Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source Developer
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior WebSphere Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) Grails
2 24 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
3 21 (65.63%) Spring
4 16 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 12 (37.50%) JSON
6 10 (31.25%) HTML
7 9 (28.13%) JPA
8 7 (21.88%) REST
9 6 (18.75%) .NET
10 5 (15.63%) Dropwizard
10 5 (15.63%) JAX-RS
11 4 (12.50%) CSS
12 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
12 3 (9.38%) Ajax
12 3 (9.38%) SOAP
12 3 (9.38%) Web Services
13 2 (6.25%) JMS
13 2 (6.25%) jQuery
13 2 (6.25%) Struts
14 1 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) NHS
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
1 5 (15.63%) Mac OS X
1 5 (15.63%) Unix
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Open Source
2 22 (68.75%) Migration
3 13 (40.63%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (40.63%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.38%) Web Design
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) SOA
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Content Management
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.13%) Open Source Development
7 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Java
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 18 (56.25%) Groovy
4 2 (6.25%) PHP
4 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) IBM