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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 49 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Contract jobs citing XML 55 87 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.34% 5.86% 5.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.48% 21.32% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 43 30
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £261 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +82.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% +13.21%
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
408 408 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.80% 27.47% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 223 158
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -13 14 £375 +15.38% 9
Derbyshire +3 11 £325 - 6
Leicestershire +2 11 £438 +45.83% 10
Northamptonshire -20 6 £379 +8.21% 8
Lincolnshire -10 3 £275 -35.29% 3
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 54 (50.00%) SQL
1 54 (50.00%) .NET
1 54 (50.00%) Web Services
2 47 (43.52%) C#
3 41 (37.96%) HTML
4 40 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 36 (33.33%) Oracle
6 30 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 28 (25.93%) SOAP
8 25 (23.15%) CSS
9 23 (21.30%) ASP.NET
10 21 (19.44%) PL/SQL
10 21 (19.44%) JSON
11 20 (18.52%) jQuery
11 20 (18.52%) Java
12 18 (16.67%) MVC
12 18 (16.67%) UNIX
13 16 (14.81%) .NET Framework
13 16 (14.81%) HTML5
13 16 (14.81%) REST
13 16 (14.81%) Windows
14 15 (13.89%) Git (software)
14 15 (13.89%) WCF
15 14 (12.96%) CSS3
15 14 (12.96%) SOA
16 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
16 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
17 11 (10.19%) Finance
17 11 (10.19%) Middleware

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (6.48%) WebSphere
1 7 (6.48%) IIS
2 6 (5.56%) NetWeaver
3 3 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (1.85%) Drupal
4 2 (1.85%) WordPress
5 1 (0.93%) nginx
5 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.93%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (0.93%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 1 (0.93%) AquaLogic
5 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.85%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.93%) Exstream
2 1 (0.93%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) HTTP
2 7 (6.48%) HTTPS
3 6 (5.56%) Firewall
3 6 (5.56%) DMZ
4 2 (1.85%) Internet
5 1 (0.93%) Intranet
5 1 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.48%) DB2
4 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.78%) SQLite
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.78%) MySQL
5 3 (2.78%) MS Access
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.93%) Informix
7 1 (0.93%) DTS
7 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 15 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.33%) Subversion
3 6 (5.56%) MSTest
4 5 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.63%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.78%) Fiddler
5 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.85%) NUnit
7 1 (0.93%) Selenium
7 1 (0.93%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.93%) CocoaPods
General
1 11 (10.19%) Finance
2 9 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (2.78%) Back Office
4 2 (1.85%) Banking
4 2 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (78.70%) Developer
2 19 (17.59%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 13 (12.04%) C# Developer
5 10 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Architect
7 6 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.63%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Integration Architect
9 4 (3.70%) AWS Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.70%) PL/SQL Developer
10 3 (2.78%) BizTalk Developer
10 3 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (2.78%) WPF Developer
10 3 (2.78%) iOS Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (50.00%) .NET
1 54 (50.00%) Web Services
2 41 (37.96%) HTML
3 28 (25.93%) SOAP
4 25 (23.15%) CSS
5 23 (21.30%) ASP.NET
6 21 (19.44%) JSON
7 20 (18.52%) jQuery
8 16 (14.81%) .NET Framework
8 16 (14.81%) HTML5
8 16 (14.81%) REST
9 15 (13.89%) WCF
10 14 (12.96%) CSS3
11 11 (10.19%) Middleware
11 11 (10.19%) WSDL
11 11 (10.19%) XSLT
12 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (8.33%) XSD
13 7 (6.48%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Clustering
2 6 (5.56%) Open Source
3 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.85%) iPad
4 1 (0.93%) DataPower
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.93%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.93%) Ontologies
4 1 (0.93%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.67%) UNIX
2 16 (14.81%) Windows
3 5 (4.63%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.70%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.93%) Debian
5 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.67%) MVC
3 14 (12.96%) SOA
4 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
5 11 (10.19%) CRM
6 10 (9.26%) MVVM
6 10 (9.26%) Waterfall
7 9 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 8 (7.41%) OO
8 8 (7.41%) TDD
8 8 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.41%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (6.48%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.48%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (5.56%) UML
10 6 (5.56%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.56%) Load Balancing
11 5 (4.63%) Performance Testing
11 5 (4.63%) Mobile Development
11 5 (4.63%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (50.00%) SQL
2 47 (43.52%) C#
3 36 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 21 (19.44%) PL/SQL
5 20 (18.52%) Java
6 8 (7.41%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.48%) VB
8 4 (3.70%) PHP
9 3 (2.78%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.85%) PHP5
11 1 (0.93%) VBScript
11 1 (0.93%) Perl
11 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) WMI
2 2 (1.85%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.93%) Control-M
Vendors
1 36 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.33%) SAP
4 7 (6.48%) Twitter
5 6 (5.56%) Software AG
6 5 (4.63%) Intel
7 3 (2.78%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.78%) HP
7 3 (2.78%) Adobe
7 3 (2.78%) hybris
8 2 (1.85%) IBM
8 2 (1.85%) CA
9 1 (0.93%) Apple
9 1 (0.93%) webMethods
9 1 (0.93%) OpenText
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