The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 14 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 7.29% 1.90% 4.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.82% 12.90% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
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£383 £485 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.13% +53.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £27.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -26.02%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 22.92% 14.69% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 15
Average daily rate £383 £543 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.49% +35.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £228 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £663 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.25 - -
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 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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) PL/SQL
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (50.00%) SOAP
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) JUnit
6 6 (42.86%) XSD
6 6 (42.86%) XSL
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 5 (35.71%) VB
7 5 (35.71%) .NET
7 5 (35.71%) REST
7 5 (35.71%) VB6
8 4 (28.57%) Spring
8 4 (28.57%) Banking
8 4 (28.57%) VBScript
8 4 (28.57%) IIS
8 4 (28.57%) ActiveX
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
9 3 (21.43%) J2EE
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (14.29%) Workflow
10 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
3 2 (14.29%) Mule
3 2 (14.29%) CMS
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.14%) Documentum
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (7.14%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) IDOL
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (7.14%) RequisitePro
3 1 (7.14%) ClearQuest
3 1 (7.14%) Rational Robot
3 1 (7.14%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.14%) jMock
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) SOAP
4 6 (42.86%) XSD
4 6 (42.86%) XSL
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) REST
6 4 (28.57%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) ActiveX
7 3 (21.43%) J2EE
8 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (14.29%) JTA
8 2 (14.29%) JSON
8 2 (14.29%) Java EE
8 2 (14.29%) JPA
8 2 (14.29%) Apache Camel
8 2 (14.29%) JMS
8 2 (14.29%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Equities
2 1 (7.14%) W3C
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Release Management
2 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) RUP
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) System Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) AOP
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) PL/SQL
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) VB
4 5 (35.71%) VB6
5 4 (28.57%) VBScript
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) XQuery
6 1 (7.14%) Scala
6 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Axway
2 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 2 (14.29%) Atomikos
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) Interwoven
3 1 (7.14%) BEA
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
Docklands
CPS Group
Rate: £144 - £145 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago