The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 30 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 7 9 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.30% 4.43% 13.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.29% 16.67% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 18
Average daily rate
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£238 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £291 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £425 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £26.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.29% -30.00%
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
62 54 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 20.33% 26.60% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 49
Average daily rate £344 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.71% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £35.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £39.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Exeter -14 4 £300 -14.28% 4
Plymouth - - - -
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 3 (30.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (20.00%) OpenID
6 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) SAML
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) XHTML
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (10.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Firebird
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Database Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) OpenID
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 2 (20.00%) SAML
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) iOS SDK
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (10.00%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Animation
1 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) XAML
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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