The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East Midlands region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 31 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing XML 84 68 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.19% 5.18% 3.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.40% 19.77% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 31
Average daily rate £325 £310 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £403 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.65 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +18.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
433 344 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.74% 26.22% 25.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 181 175
Average daily rate £300 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £363 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £40.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -1 22 £375 +44.23% 12
Nottinghamshire -8 15 £313 -15.25% 7
Leicestershire -8 15 £325 +22.64% 16
Lincolnshire - 15 £425 - 1
Derbyshire -16 8 £313 -3.84% 4
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 74 (51.03%) SQL
2 62 (42.76%) .NET
2 62 (42.76%) HTML
3 60 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 54 (37.24%) C#
5 49 (33.79%) Oracle
6 47 (32.41%) CSS
7 40 (27.59%) SQL Server
8 38 (26.21%) ASP.NET
8 38 (26.21%) MVC
9 34 (23.45%) jQuery
10 33 (22.76%) Ajax
11 30 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 28 (19.31%) Oracle Database
13 24 (16.55%) Web Services
14 22 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (15.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 21 (14.48%) PL/SQL
16 20 (13.79%) Microsoft
17 18 (12.41%) Java
18 17 (11.72%) Subversion
18 17 (11.72%) Unit Testing
18 17 (11.72%) Oracle EBS R12
19 16 (11.03%) SQL Server 2008
19 16 (11.03%) Manufacturing
19 16 (11.03%) Migration
19 16 (11.03%) PHP
19 16 (11.03%) XSLT
20 15 (10.34%) UNIX
20 15 (10.34%) OO

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 10 (6.90%) Apache
2 8 (5.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (5.52%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.45%) CMS
3 5 (3.45%) WordPress
4 4 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.38%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.38%) IIS
6 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.69%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.69%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.69%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (6.21%) MS Office
2 8 (5.52%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.07%) InfoPath
6 2 (1.38%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.69%) DOC1
7 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (11.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (6.21%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (5.52%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 6 (4.14%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (4.14%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (4.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (4.14%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (4.14%) Oracle ASCP
5 6 (4.14%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (4.14%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (2.76%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.38%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.69%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.14%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (2.07%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.90%) HTTPS
1 10 (6.90%) HTTP
2 4 (2.76%) SSH
2 4 (2.76%) SSL
3 3 (2.07%) Intranet
4 2 (1.38%) Internet
5 1 (0.69%) Wireless
5 1 (0.69%) Firewall
5 1 (0.69%) FTP
5 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.69%) Broadband
5 1 (0.69%) ISDN
5 1 (0.69%) VoIP
5 1 (0.69%) WAN
5 1 (0.69%) VLAN
5 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 28 (19.31%) Oracle Database
3 22 (15.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 16 (11.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (9.66%) MySQL
7 9 (6.21%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (6.21%) Oracle9i Database
7 9 (6.21%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (6.21%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (4.83%) OLAP
9 7 (4.83%) Oracle OLAP
10 6 (4.14%) Star Schema
11 5 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.76%) MongoDB
12 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (1.38%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.69%) DTS
Development Applications
1 17 (11.72%) Subversion
2 12 (8.28%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.90%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.52%) JUnit
5 7 (4.83%) JDeveloper
6 6 (4.14%) NUnit
7 4 (2.76%) Flash Builder
8 3 (2.07%) CruiseControl
8 3 (2.07%) JIRA
8 3 (2.07%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.38%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.38%) Selenium
10 1 (0.69%) WebSpeed
10 1 (0.69%) Ant
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.69%) Maven
10 1 (0.69%) PhoneGap
10 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (11.03%) Manufacturing
2 12 (8.28%) Finance
3 3 (2.07%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.69%) Billing
4 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (69.66%) Developer
2 37 (25.52%) .NET Developer
3 22 (15.17%) C# Developer
3 22 (15.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (13.10%) Consultant
5 17 (11.72%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (11.72%) Oracle Consultant
6 13 (8.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (6.21%) Uniface Developer
7 9 (6.21%) OBIEE Developer
8 8 (5.52%) PHP Developer
8 8 (5.52%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.52%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.83%) Programmer
9 7 (4.83%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.83%) Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.45%) Administrator
11 5 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (42.76%) .NET
1 62 (42.76%) HTML
2 47 (32.41%) CSS
3 38 (26.21%) ASP.NET
4 34 (23.45%) jQuery
5 33 (22.76%) Ajax
6 30 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (16.55%) Web Services
8 16 (11.03%) XSLT
9 14 (9.66%) WCF
9 14 (9.66%) Spring
10 13 (8.97%) HTML5
10 13 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 11 (7.59%) .NET Framework
11 11 (7.59%) REST
12 9 (6.21%) SOAP
12 9 (6.21%) XSD
12 9 (6.21%) Java EE
12 9 (6.21%) DWR
12 9 (6.21%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.52%) Data Integration
2 6 (4.14%) Data Conversion
2 6 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.76%) Replication
4 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.38%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) AS400
6 1 (0.69%) EPoS
6 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) TRADACOMS
6 1 (0.69%) iPhone
6 1 (0.69%) Social Media
6 1 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.34%) UNIX
2 13 (8.97%) Windows
3 10 (6.90%) Linux
4 6 (4.14%) Android
5 5 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.76%) CentOS
7 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.69%) AIX
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.21%) MVC
2 22 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (11.72%) Unit Testing
4 16 (11.03%) Migration
5 15 (10.34%) OO
5 15 (10.34%) Scrum
5 15 (10.34%) TDD
6 13 (8.97%) Workflow
7 10 (6.90%) ERP
7 10 (6.90%) SOA
8 9 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (5.52%) Analytics
9 8 (5.52%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.83%) Data Modelling
10 7 (4.83%) Data Analysis
10 7 (4.83%) Data Migration
10 7 (4.83%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.14%) QMS
11 6 (4.14%) Android Development
11 6 (4.14%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 74 (51.03%) SQL
2 60 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 54 (37.24%) C#
4 21 (14.48%) PL/SQL
5 18 (12.41%) Java
6 16 (11.03%) PHP
7 9 (6.21%) Uniface
8 8 (5.52%) C++
9 7 (4.83%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.45%) XPath
11 4 (2.76%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.76%) Apex Code
12 3 (2.07%) C
13 2 (1.38%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.69%) VBA
14 1 (0.69%) VB
14 1 (0.69%) RPG
14 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (5.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.38%) ISEB
3 1 (0.69%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.83%) QA
2 6 (4.14%) ISO 9001
2 6 (4.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 49 (33.79%) Oracle
2 20 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.83%) Adobe
3 7 (4.83%) Rackspace
4 6 (4.14%) Apple
5 5 (3.45%) Zend
5 5 (3.45%) Northgate
6 4 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.38%) hybris
7 2 (1.38%) InterSystems
7 2 (1.38%) SAP
7 2 (1.38%) JBoss
8 1 (0.69%) Remedy
8 1 (0.69%) BMC
8 1 (0.69%) Sun
8 1 (0.69%) HP
8 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.69%) Progress
8 1 (0.69%) Sybase
8 1 (0.69%) Alterian
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