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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 52 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing XML 42 62 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.56% 3.89% 4.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.63% 14.45% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 40
Average daily rate
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£325 £302 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% -2.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £291 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £356 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
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
361 429 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.99% 26.91% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 234 173
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 43
Average hourly rate £22.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £25.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 +1 18 £325 +2.36% 6
Leicestershire 0 6 £250 -20.06% 5
Derbyshire +18 5 £370 +34.54% 4
Northamptonshire -14 2 - - 2
Lincolnshire - - - - 2
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 66 (57.89%) .NET
2 59 (51.75%) C#
3 47 (41.23%) JavaScript
4 44 (38.60%) HTML
5 42 (36.84%) SQL
6 36 (31.58%) Oracle
7 31 (27.19%) Web Services
8 30 (26.32%) XSLT
9 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (21.05%) ASP.NET
10 24 (21.05%) SQL Server
11 23 (20.18%) Java
12 21 (18.42%) Ajax
12 21 (18.42%) WPF
13 20 (17.54%) CSS
14 19 (16.67%) XSD
14 19 (16.67%) HTTP
14 19 (16.67%) MVC
14 19 (16.67%) Finance
14 19 (16.67%) WCF
15 18 (15.79%) jQuery
16 17 (14.91%) SOA
17 16 (14.04%) Visual Studio
17 16 (14.04%) MVVM
18 15 (13.16%) PL/SQL
18 15 (13.16%) .NET Framework
18 15 (13.16%) JSON
19 14 (12.28%) C++
19 14 (12.28%) OO
20 13 (11.40%) Windows

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (7.89%) IIS
2 8 (7.02%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.14%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.26%) WordPress
4 6 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (4.39%) Apache
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.51%) NetWeaver
6 4 (3.51%) CMS
7 3 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.63%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.63%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.63%) Kentico
8 2 (1.75%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.88%) Drupal
9 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.75%) MS Office
2 2 (1.75%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.67%) HTTP
2 11 (9.65%) HTTPS
3 4 (3.51%) LDAP
3 4 (3.51%) Firewall
4 3 (2.63%) DMZ
5 2 (1.75%) FTP
5 2 (1.75%) SSL
6 1 (0.88%) SSH
6 1 (0.88%) Intranet
6 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.65%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.14%) MySQL
4 6 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (2.63%) DB2
7 2 (1.75%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.75%) DTS
7 2 (1.75%) MS Access
7 2 (1.75%) SQLPlus
7 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (14.04%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.65%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.51%) Subversion
6 3 (2.63%) ClearCase
6 3 (2.63%) Ant
6 3 (2.63%) Hudson
7 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.75%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.75%) JDeveloper
7 2 (1.75%) Introscope
7 2 (1.75%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.75%) Maven
8 1 (0.88%) NUnit
8 1 (0.88%) Selenium
8 1 (0.88%) JIRA
8 1 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
General
1 19 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Games
2 3 (2.63%) Retail
2 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 86 (75.44%) Developer
2 24 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 14 (12.28%) C# Developer
4 12 (10.53%) Architect
5 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (7.89%) Consultant
7 8 (7.02%) WPF Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 8 (7.02%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (4.39%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 5 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.51%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (2.63%) Functional Consultant
11 3 (2.63%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (57.89%) .NET
2 44 (38.60%) HTML
3 31 (27.19%) Web Services
4 30 (26.32%) XSLT
5 24 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 21 (18.42%) Ajax
6 21 (18.42%) WPF
7 20 (17.54%) CSS
8 19 (16.67%) XSD
8 19 (16.67%) WCF
9 18 (15.79%) jQuery
10 15 (13.16%) .NET Framework
10 15 (13.16%) JSON
11 13 (11.40%) SOAP
12 12 (10.53%) HTML5
13 11 (9.65%) Middleware
13 11 (9.65%) WSDL
14 10 (8.77%) XHTML
15 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (7.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.51%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.51%) Open Source
3 3 (2.63%) Clustering
3 3 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.63%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.63%) DataPower
3 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.75%) Mobile Games
5 1 (0.88%) Statistics
5 1 (0.88%) Flash Games
5 1 (0.88%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.40%) Windows
2 8 (7.02%) UNIX
3 6 (5.26%) Linux
4 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (16.67%) MVC
3 17 (14.91%) SOA
4 16 (14.04%) MVVM
5 14 (12.28%) OO
6 11 (9.65%) Scrum
6 11 (9.65%) TDD
7 9 (7.89%) OOP
7 9 (7.89%) ERP
7 9 (7.89%) Workflow
8 7 (6.14%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.26%) CRM
9 6 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (4.39%) Data Modelling
11 4 (3.51%) Analytics
11 4 (3.51%) Data Analytics
11 4 (3.51%) ETL
11 4 (3.51%) SEO
12 3 (2.63%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 59 (51.75%) C#
2 47 (41.23%) JavaScript
3 42 (36.84%) SQL
4 23 (20.18%) Java
5 15 (13.16%) PL/SQL
6 14 (12.28%) C++
7 5 (4.39%) PHP
8 4 (3.51%) XAML
8 4 (3.51%) Apex Code
8 4 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.63%) VBA
9 3 (2.63%) VB
9 3 (2.63%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.75%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.75%) Perl
10 2 (1.75%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.88%) XPath
11 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.88%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (1.75%) ISEB
1 2 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.88%) MCITP
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Puppet
1 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (1.75%) CA Wily
1 2 (1.75%) WMI
2 1 (0.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (31.58%) Oracle
2 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (5.26%) Adobe
5 5 (4.39%) SAP
6 4 (3.51%) Intel
7 3 (2.63%) Software AG
7 3 (2.63%) Twitter
8 2 (1.75%) Splunk
8 2 (1.75%) CA
8 2 (1.75%) Citrix
8 2 (1.75%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.75%) Zend
9 1 (0.88%) Perforce
9 1 (0.88%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.88%) hybris
9 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.88%) IBM
9 1 (0.88%) Motorola
9 1 (0.88%) Pegasus
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