The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 41 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing XML 60 64 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.83% 4.31% 3.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.40% 19.22% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 17
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £392 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.27 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.25% -20.00%
XML
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
326 333 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.79% 22.44% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 172 164
Average daily rate £325 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 27 37
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

XML
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

XML
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Nottinghamshire -3 21 £358 +2.14% 9
Leicestershire +8 17 £319 -1.92% 9
Derbyshire +14 8 £313 +25.00% 6
Northamptonshire -7 7 £275 -29.03% 3
Lincolnshire - - - - 3
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 68 (61.82%) .NET
2 61 (55.45%) C#
3 48 (43.64%) HTML
4 46 (41.82%) SQL
5 44 (40.00%) Web Services
6 42 (38.18%) JavaScript
7 38 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (32.73%) Oracle
9 31 (28.18%) ASP.NET
10 30 (27.27%) CSS
11 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
12 23 (20.91%) Windows
12 23 (20.91%) jQuery
13 22 (20.00%) XSLT
13 22 (20.00%) MVC
14 20 (18.18%) .NET Framework
14 20 (18.18%) WCF
15 19 (17.27%) JSON
15 19 (17.27%) Java
16 18 (16.36%) HTTP
16 18 (16.36%) Ajax
17 17 (15.45%) MVVM
17 17 (15.45%) SOAP
17 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
18 16 (14.55%) SOA
18 16 (14.55%) HTML5
18 16 (14.55%) WPF
19 15 (13.64%) REST
20 14 (12.73%) OO
21 13 (11.82%) XSD

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (11.82%) IIS
2 9 (8.18%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.45%) WordPress
3 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.45%) NetWeaver
4 4 (3.64%) CMS
4 4 (3.64%) Apache
5 3 (2.73%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.73%) Drupal
5 3 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.73%) Kentico
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.73%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.91%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.91%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 1 (0.91%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.64%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.82%) MS Office
4 1 (0.91%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.91%) Exstream
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) SaaS
2 3 (2.73%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.36%) HTTP
2 10 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 6 (5.45%) DMZ
3 6 (5.45%) Firewall
4 3 (2.73%) FTP
5 2 (1.82%) Internet
6 1 (0.91%) Intranet
6 1 (0.91%) SSL
6 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.36%) DB2
4 5 (4.55%) MS Access
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.64%) MySQL
6 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.82%) DTS
8 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.91%) Informix
8 1 (0.91%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.00%) Subversion
2 11 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 4 (3.64%) Fiddler
5 4 (3.64%) MSTest
6 3 (2.73%) Hudson
6 3 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.73%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.82%) Introscope
7 2 (1.82%) NUnit
7 2 (1.82%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.82%) Maven
7 2 (1.82%) Ant
7 2 (1.82%) Selenium
7 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.91%) JIRA
8 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.91%) JDeveloper
General
1 8 (7.27%) Finance
2 7 (6.36%) Retail
3 3 (2.73%) Back Office
4 2 (1.82%) Games
4 2 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (80.91%) Developer
2 25 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 17 (15.45%) C# Developer
4 13 (11.82%) Oracle Developer
5 10 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.27%) WPF Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Architect
8 7 (6.36%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Integration Architect
9 5 (4.55%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.73%) Consultant
11 3 (2.73%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (2.73%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 3 (2.73%) Mobile Developer
12 2 (1.82%) Designer
12 2 (1.82%) Web Designer
12 2 (1.82%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (61.82%) .NET
2 48 (43.64%) HTML
3 44 (40.00%) Web Services
4 31 (28.18%) ASP.NET
5 30 (27.27%) CSS
6 23 (20.91%) jQuery
7 22 (20.00%) XSLT
8 20 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 20 (18.18%) WCF
9 19 (17.27%) JSON
10 18 (16.36%) Ajax
11 17 (15.45%) SOAP
12 16 (14.55%) WPF
12 16 (14.55%) HTML5
13 15 (13.64%) REST
14 13 (11.82%) XSD
15 10 (9.09%) WSDL
15 10 (9.09%) Middleware
15 10 (9.09%) CSS3
16 9 (8.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.45%) Clustering
1 6 (5.45%) Open Source
2 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.73%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.73%) DataPower
4 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.91%) Mobile Games
5 1 (0.91%) Flash Games
5 1 (0.91%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.91%) Windows
2 12 (10.91%) UNIX
3 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.64%) Linux
5 3 (2.73%) Android
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.00%) MVC
3 17 (15.45%) MVVM
4 16 (14.55%) SOA
5 14 (12.73%) OO
6 13 (11.82%) TDD
7 10 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (8.18%) CRM
8 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.18%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.36%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.36%) Scrum
9 7 (6.36%) OOP
9 7 (6.36%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (6.36%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.45%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (5.45%) UML
10 6 (5.45%) Load Balancing
10 6 (5.45%) Data Analysis
11 4 (3.64%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 61 (55.45%) C#
2 46 (41.82%) SQL
3 42 (38.18%) JavaScript
4 19 (17.27%) Java
5 12 (10.91%) PL/SQL
6 10 (9.09%) VB
7 5 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.64%) PHP
9 3 (2.73%) C++
9 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.73%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.91%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.91%) XAML
10 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.91%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.45%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) VCP4
3 3 (2.73%) ISEB
4 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) WMI
2 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.82%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.91%) Puppet
3 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.91%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (32.73%) Oracle
2 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.36%) SAP
3 7 (6.36%) Twitter
4 6 (5.45%) Software AG
5 5 (4.55%) Intel
5 5 (4.55%) Adobe
6 3 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.82%) IBM
7 2 (1.82%) CA
8 1 (0.91%) Apple
8 1 (0.91%) Citrix
8 1 (0.91%) HP
8 1 (0.91%) hybris
8 1 (0.91%) Splunk
8 1 (0.91%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.91%) Perforce
8 1 (0.91%) EPiServer
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