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 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 31 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 4 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.82% 3.65% 3.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.71% 10.19% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Median daily rate - £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.46 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
XML
South West

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
85 108 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 38.64% 35.88% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 57 48
Median daily rate £315 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £285 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.75% +49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
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 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 2 - - 2
Plymouth - 2 - -
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) XSL
4 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 5 (45.45%) UML
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Subversion
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) ClearCase
5 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (36.36%) PL/1
5 4 (36.36%) PHP
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) Delphi
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) Vagrant
6 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 3 (27.27%) Web Development
7 2 (18.18%) JIRA
7 2 (18.18%) QA

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 2 (18.18%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 4 (36.36%) ClearCase
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Vagrant
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Python Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Magento Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) XSL
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Reference Data
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) UML
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) Delphi
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 4 (36.36%) PL/1
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle