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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 46 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Contract jobs citing XML 48 84 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.05% 5.90% 3.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.57% 23.08% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 48 11
Average daily rate
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£389 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £254 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £400 £375
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 £35.00 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
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
415 364 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.38% 25.56% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 197 155
Average daily rate £310 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 11
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 July 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 -10 18 £390 +14.70% 12
Northamptonshire -6 10 £450 +38.46% 3
Leicestershire -7 5 £280 -5.08% 5
Derbyshire -7 3 £323 +12.17% 4
Lincolnshire -7 3 £275 -30.59% 3
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 58 (49.57%) SQL
2 56 (47.86%) Web Services
3 55 (47.01%) .NET
4 51 (43.59%) C#
5 45 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (33.33%) HTML
7 38 (32.48%) JavaScript
8 36 (30.77%) Oracle
9 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
10 28 (23.93%) CSS
11 27 (23.08%) SOAP
12 26 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 26 (22.22%) PL/SQL
13 24 (20.51%) UNIX
14 20 (17.09%) JSON
15 18 (15.38%) jQuery
16 17 (14.53%) WCF
16 17 (14.53%) HTML5
16 17 (14.53%) MVC
17 16 (13.68%) Java
17 16 (13.68%) .NET Framework
18 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
19 14 (11.97%) CSS3
19 14 (11.97%) Windows
20 13 (11.11%) E-Commerce
20 13 (11.11%) CRM
20 13 (11.11%) XSLT
20 13 (11.11%) Waterfall
21 12 (10.26%) Unit Testing
21 12 (10.26%) Microsoft

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (3.42%) IIS
1 4 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (3.42%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.56%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.71%) Apache
4 1 (0.85%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (0.85%) AquaLogic
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.85%) Drupal
4 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.85%) WordPress
4 1 (0.85%) nginx
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.85%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.85%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.85%) Exstream
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) HTTP
2 4 (3.42%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.56%) DMZ
3 3 (2.56%) Internet
3 3 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (0.85%) FTP
4 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.42%) DB2
5 3 (2.56%) MS Access
5 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.56%) SQLite
5 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.71%) MySQL
6 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.85%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.85%) DTS
7 1 (0.85%) Informix
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.55%) Subversion
3 6 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.13%) MSTest
4 4 (3.42%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.71%) NUnit
7 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.85%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.85%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.85%) Selenium
7 1 (0.85%) Fiddler
General
1 12 (10.26%) Finance
2 6 (5.13%) Retail
3 3 (2.56%) Back Office
4 2 (1.71%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (77.78%) Developer
2 22 (18.80%) .NET Developer
3 21 (17.95%) Oracle Developer
4 13 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Analyst
7 8 (6.84%) Architect
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.27%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.42%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.42%) AWS Developer
10 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL Developer
10 4 (3.42%) BizTalk Developer
11 3 (2.56%) WPF Developer
11 3 (2.56%) iOS Developer
11 3 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Java Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (47.86%) Web Services
2 55 (47.01%) .NET
3 39 (33.33%) HTML
4 28 (23.93%) CSS
5 27 (23.08%) SOAP
6 26 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 20 (17.09%) JSON
8 18 (15.38%) jQuery
9 17 (14.53%) HTML5
9 17 (14.53%) WCF
10 16 (13.68%) .NET Framework
11 14 (11.97%) CSS3
12 13 (11.11%) XSLT
13 11 (9.40%) REST
14 10 (8.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (6.84%) WPF
15 8 (6.84%) WSDL
15 8 (6.84%) Middleware
16 7 (5.98%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.42%) Clustering
1 4 (3.42%) Taxonomies
1 4 (3.42%) Ontologies
2 3 (2.56%) N-Tier
2 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.71%) iPad
3 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.85%) W3C
4 1 (0.85%) Replication
4 1 (0.85%) Animation
4 1 (0.85%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.51%) UNIX
2 14 (11.97%) Windows
3 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.42%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Debian
5 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.53%) MVC
3 13 (11.11%) CRM
3 13 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 13 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 12 (10.26%) Unit Testing
5 11 (9.40%) MVVM
5 11 (9.40%) SOA
6 10 (8.55%) OO
6 10 (8.55%) TDD
7 9 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
8 8 (6.84%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (6.84%) SDLC
9 6 (5.13%) Content Management
9 6 (5.13%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.13%) UML
9 6 (5.13%) B2B
10 5 (4.27%) B2C
10 5 (4.27%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (49.57%) SQL
2 51 (43.59%) C#
3 38 (32.48%) JavaScript
4 26 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 16 (13.68%) Java
6 10 (8.55%) Shell Script
7 9 (7.69%) VB
8 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.56%) PHP
9 3 (2.56%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.56%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.71%) PHP5
10 2 (1.71%) VBScript
10 2 (1.71%) Perl
11 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) ISEB
2 3 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.85%) Control-M
2 1 (0.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 36 (30.77%) Oracle
2 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.98%) Twitter
4 6 (5.13%) SAP
5 4 (3.42%) hybris
6 3 (2.56%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.56%) HP
6 3 (2.56%) Software AG
7 2 (1.71%) CA
7 2 (1.71%) Intel
7 2 (1.71%) IBM
7 2 (1.71%) Adobe
7 2 (1.71%) OpenText
8 1 (0.85%) webMethods
8 1 (0.85%) ATG
8 1 (0.85%) Apple
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