The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 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 Docklands, London 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 17 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 5 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.13% 2.86% 6.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 18.18% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Average daily rate
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£550 £430 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% +13.90%
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 £37.50 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 20.66% 15.71% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 24
Average daily rate £600 £440 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £240 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) FTP
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Cognos
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (25.00%) QlikView
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) WSDL
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (25.00%) Markit EDM
5 1 (12.50%) NFS
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Spatial
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (25.00%) Markit EDM
3 1 (12.50%) RMDS
3 1 (12.50%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Multicast
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) FCoE
3 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (25.00%) QlikView
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) HBase
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IntelliMatch Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) WSDL
3 1 (12.50%) Rendezvous
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Struts
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (12.50%) SRDF
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) SunGard
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Intel
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) DataSynapse
3 1 (12.50%) 29West