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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 51 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing XML 43 48 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.80% 3.41% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.12% 16.72% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 36
Average daily rate £300 £325 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £369 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.55 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +18.51%
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
425 287 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.71% 20.37% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 147 180
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 18
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -49.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.65 £16.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £16.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 23 £300 -7.69% 14
Leicestershire -5 15 £313 +56.25% 9
Northamptonshire +7 3 £375 +36.36% 4
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 4
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 50 (53.76%) SQL
2 40 (43.01%) Java
2 40 (43.01%) JavaScript
3 38 (40.86%) HTML
4 37 (39.78%) Web Services
5 36 (38.71%) SOAP
5 36 (38.71%) Oracle
6 26 (27.96%) Ajax
7 22 (23.66%) CSS
8 21 (22.58%) SOA
8 21 (22.58%) REST
9 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (21.51%) jQuery
10 19 (20.43%) SDLC
11 18 (19.35%) .NET
11 18 (19.35%) J2EE
12 17 (18.28%) C#
12 17 (18.28%) IBM
12 17 (18.28%) OO
12 17 (18.28%) Informatica
13 16 (17.20%) TIBCO
13 16 (17.20%) MVC
13 16 (17.20%) DB2
13 16 (17.20%) XSLT
14 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
14 15 (16.13%) Finance
15 14 (15.05%) Migration
15 14 (15.05%) PL/SQL
15 14 (15.05%) JSON
16 13 (13.98%) TDD

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.53%) MQSeries
2 7 (7.53%) WebSphere
3 6 (6.45%) JBoss
4 5 (5.38%) Apache
4 5 (5.38%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 4 (4.30%) Drupal
5 4 (4.30%) Node.js
6 2 (2.15%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.08%) CMS
7 1 (1.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (5.38%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.15%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Force.com
2 5 (5.38%) SaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.68%) HTTP
2 7 (7.53%) HTTPS
3 5 (5.38%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (4.30%) SSL
5 1 (1.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) DB2
2 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.68%) MySQL
4 5 (5.38%) DataStage
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.30%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.08%) BODI
8 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.08%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Eclipse
1 6 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.38%) Ant
2 5 (5.38%) Lombardi
3 4 (4.30%) JIRA
4 2 (2.15%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.15%) Selenium
4 2 (2.15%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.15%) Subversion
5 1 (1.08%) JUnit
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Marketing
3 4 (4.30%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.15%) Front Office
4 2 (2.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Billing
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.08%) Local Government
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (62.37%) Developer
2 9 (9.68%) Architect
2 9 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (8.60%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.60%) JavaScript Engineer
4 6 (6.45%) .NET Developer
4 6 (6.45%) Analyst
4 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (6.45%) Lead Developer
4 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.38%) OBIEE Developer
5 5 (5.38%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 5 (5.38%) Software Engineer
5 5 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.38%) XML Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Java Architect
6 4 (4.30%) PHP Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Software Support Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.86%) HTML
2 37 (39.78%) Web Services
3 36 (38.71%) SOAP
4 26 (27.96%) Ajax
5 22 (23.66%) CSS
6 21 (22.58%) REST
7 20 (21.51%) jQuery
8 18 (19.35%) .NET
8 18 (19.35%) J2EE
9 16 (17.20%) XSLT
10 14 (15.05%) JSON
11 12 (12.90%) AngularJS
11 12 (12.90%) HTML5
12 10 (10.75%) .NET Framework
13 9 (9.68%) JPA
13 9 (9.68%) RESTful
13 9 (9.68%) Spring
13 9 (9.68%) WCF
13 9 (9.68%) WSDL
14 8 (8.60%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Mainframe
2 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.30%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.30%) User Experience
3 2 (2.15%) DataPower
4 1 (1.08%) Blog
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.08%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Unix
2 4 (4.30%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) Windows
4 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.58%) SOA
2 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.43%) SDLC
4 17 (18.28%) OO
5 16 (17.20%) MVC
6 14 (15.05%) Migration
7 13 (13.98%) ETL
7 13 (13.98%) TDD
8 11 (11.83%) Unit Testing
9 10 (10.75%) CRM
9 10 (10.75%) Scrum
10 9 (9.68%) Clinical Data Management
10 9 (9.68%) Data Management
10 9 (9.68%) Data Migration
11 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.53%) Analytics
12 7 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (6.45%) EAI
13 6 (6.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 50 (53.76%) SQL
2 40 (43.01%) Java
2 40 (43.01%) JavaScript
3 17 (18.28%) C#
4 14 (15.05%) PL/SQL
5 9 (9.68%) VBScript
6 7 (7.53%) PHP
7 6 (6.45%) Apex Code
7 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.45%) XPath
7 6 (6.45%) XQuery
8 5 (5.38%) C++
8 5 (5.38%) COBOL
8 5 (5.38%) VB
9 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.08%) Perl
10 1 (1.08%) Ruby
10 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) ISEB
3 3 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
2 4 (4.30%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.30%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 36 (38.71%) Oracle
2 17 (18.28%) IBM
2 17 (18.28%) Informatica
3 16 (17.20%) TIBCO
4 6 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.30%) SAP
6 3 (3.23%) HP
6 3 (3.23%) hybris
6 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.15%) JDA
7 2 (2.15%) RedPrairie
8 1 (1.08%) Google
8 1 (1.08%) Logi Analytics
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