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 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 56 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 44 77 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.73% 5.15% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.91% 20.81% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 44 29
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £278 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £434 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
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
444 370 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.54% 24.75% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 208 220
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 14
Average hourly rate £8.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -4 24 £350 +10.23% 9
Northamptonshire -7 9 £450 +44.00% 3
Leicestershire -12 4 £438 +34.61% 5
Lincolnshire -1 1 - - 6
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (51.06%) SQL
2 39 (41.49%) Web Services
3 31 (32.98%) .NET
4 30 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (30.85%) C#
6 28 (29.79%) Oracle
7 24 (25.53%) PL/SQL
7 24 (25.53%) UNIX
8 22 (23.40%) JavaScript
8 22 (23.40%) SOAP
9 21 (22.34%) HTML
10 19 (20.21%) SQL Server
11 16 (17.02%) CSS
12 15 (15.96%) Java
13 14 (14.89%) Finance
14 13 (13.83%) CRM
15 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET
15 12 (12.77%) JSON
15 12 (12.77%) WCF
16 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
16 11 (11.70%) SOA
16 11 (11.70%) MVC
17 10 (10.64%) Shell Script
17 10 (10.64%) jQuery
18 9 (9.57%) HTML5
18 9 (9.57%) .NET Framework
18 9 (9.57%) Degree
18 9 (9.57%) OO
18 9 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
19 8 (8.51%) Technical Analysis

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.13%) Drupal
3 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.06%) nginx
3 1 (1.06%) Confluence
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.06%) JBoss
3 1 (1.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (1.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) AquaLogic
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Magento
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) HTTP
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.26%) MySQL
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.19%) SQLite
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.06%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.06%) DTS
6 1 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.13%) MSTest
3 2 (2.13%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (1.06%) JIRA
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.06%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.06%) Ant
4 1 (1.06%) JUnit
4 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.06%) CocoaPods
General
1 14 (14.89%) Finance
2 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.13%) Banking
2 2 (2.13%) Retail
2 2 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (1.06%) Local Government
3 1 (1.06%) Publishing
3 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.06%) Front Office
3 1 (1.06%) Electronics
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (71.28%) Developer
2 18 (19.15%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (14.89%) .NET Developer
4 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (6.38%) Architect
5 5 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Java Developer
6 4 (4.26%) C# Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Web Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Tester
7 3 (3.19%) Programmer
7 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (3.19%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (3.19%) iOS Developer
8 2 (2.13%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (2.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.13%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (41.49%) Web Services
2 31 (32.98%) .NET
3 22 (23.40%) SOAP
4 21 (22.34%) HTML
5 16 (17.02%) CSS
6 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET
6 12 (12.77%) JSON
6 12 (12.77%) WCF
7 10 (10.64%) jQuery
8 9 (9.57%) HTML5
8 9 (9.57%) .NET Framework
9 8 (8.51%) J2EE
9 8 (8.51%) XSD
9 8 (8.51%) XSLT
9 8 (8.51%) CSS3
10 7 (7.45%) JSP
11 6 (6.38%) WSDL
11 6 (6.38%) REST
11 6 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (5.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.26%) Taxonomies
1 4 (4.26%) Ontologies
2 2 (2.13%) iPad
2 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.13%) User Experience
2 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.06%) Animation
3 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.06%) W3C
3 1 (1.06%) DTV
3 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.06%) Replication
3 1 (1.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.53%) UNIX
2 4 (4.26%) Windows
3 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.06%) Linux
4 1 (1.06%) Debian
4 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.83%) CRM
3 11 (11.70%) SOA
3 11 (11.70%) MVC
3 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
4 9 (9.57%) OO
4 9 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (8.51%) Technical Analysis
5 8 (8.51%) SDLC
5 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
5 8 (8.51%) Waterfall
6 6 (6.38%) MVVM
6 6 (6.38%) B2B
6 6 (6.38%) B2C
6 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.38%) TDD
7 5 (5.32%) Asset Management
7 5 (5.32%) Quality Management
7 5 (5.32%) Content Management
8 4 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (51.06%) SQL
2 29 (30.85%) C#
3 24 (25.53%) PL/SQL
4 22 (23.40%) JavaScript
5 15 (15.96%) Java
6 10 (10.64%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.19%) PHP
7 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.19%) VBScript
8 2 (2.13%) VB
8 2 (2.13%) Perl
8 2 (2.13%) VBA
8 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.13%) PHP5
9 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.06%) Ruby
9 1 (1.06%) XPath
9 1 (1.06%) XQuery
9 1 (1.06%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) ISEB
2 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) CA LISA
2 1 (1.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (29.79%) Oracle
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.32%) hybris
4 4 (4.26%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.19%) SAP
5 3 (3.19%) IBM
5 3 (3.19%) HP
5 3 (3.19%) Twitter
6 2 (2.13%) RedPrairie
6 2 (2.13%) OpenText
6 2 (2.13%) CA
6 2 (2.13%) Informatica
6 2 (2.13%) JDA
7 1 (1.06%) Apple
7 1 (1.06%) webMethods
7 1 (1.06%) ATG
7 1 (1.06%) Google
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