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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 23 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Contract jobs citing XML 76 50 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.26% 3.45% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 15.20% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 12 22
Average daily rate
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£325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £349 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
342 329 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.65% 22.69% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 178 134
Average daily rate £315 £283 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.50% -0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Leicestershire -6 17 £325 -3.70% 9
Northamptonshire +8 15 £288 +17.94% 9
Nottinghamshire +19 14 £336 +19.02% 10
Derbyshire +1 6 £288 +8.49% 1
Lincolnshire +5 3 £396 +13.21% 6
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 82 (49.10%) JavaScript
2 71 (42.51%) .NET
3 70 (41.92%) C#
4 67 (40.12%) HTML
4 67 (40.12%) SQL
5 50 (29.94%) jQuery
6 47 (28.14%) Oracle
7 43 (25.75%) SQL Server
8 41 (24.55%) XSLT
9 39 (23.35%) Web Services
10 38 (22.75%) CSS
10 38 (22.75%) Ajax
11 36 (21.56%) MVC
12 34 (20.36%) ASP.NET
13 28 (16.77%) PL/SQL
14 26 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (15.57%) JSON
14 26 (15.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 25 (14.97%) Oracle EBS R12
15 25 (14.97%) WCF
16 24 (14.37%) XSD
17 23 (13.77%) Java
17 23 (13.77%) Finance
17 23 (13.77%) Subversion
17 23 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
18 22 (13.17%) Oracle Reports
19 21 (12.57%) Linux
19 21 (12.57%) SOAP
19 21 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (11.98%) Oracle Database

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (10.18%) Apache
2 15 (8.98%) Oracle Workflow
3 13 (7.78%) SharePoint
4 12 (7.19%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.79%) NetWeaver
5 8 (4.79%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (3.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.80%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (1.80%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.60%) Lync
9 1 (0.60%) CMS
9 1 (0.60%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.60%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.60%) WordPress
9 1 (0.60%) nginx
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 9 (5.39%) MS Excel
1 9 (5.39%) InfoPath
2 5 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.99%) MS Office
3 4 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (14.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (8.38%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (8.38%) Oracle Receivables
2 14 (8.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (6.59%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (5.39%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (5.39%) Oracle 11i
4 9 (5.39%) Oracle ERP
4 9 (5.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 8 (4.79%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 7 (4.19%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (3.59%) Oracle ASCP
7 6 (3.59%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (2.99%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (2.40%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.60%) Magento
11 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.59%) Rackspace Cloud
2 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.20%) SaaS
3 2 (1.20%) PaaS
3 2 (1.20%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.58%) HTTP
2 13 (7.78%) HTTPS
3 9 (5.39%) SSL
3 9 (5.39%) Intranet
3 9 (5.39%) SSH
4 7 (4.19%) LDAP
5 4 (2.40%) Firewall
6 2 (1.20%) DMZ
7 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.60%) Broadband
7 1 (0.60%) ISDN
7 1 (0.60%) VoIP
7 1 (0.60%) WAN
7 1 (0.60%) FTP
7 1 (0.60%) Wireless
7 1 (0.60%) VLAN
7 1 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (25.75%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 23 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (13.17%) Oracle Reports
5 20 (11.98%) Oracle Database
6 18 (10.78%) MySQL
7 13 (7.78%) Oracle9i Database
8 11 (6.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (4.79%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.99%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (2.99%) OLAP
10 5 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (2.99%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (2.40%) Star Schema
11 4 (2.40%) SQLPlus
12 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.20%) DB2
14 1 (0.60%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (13.77%) Subversion
2 20 (11.98%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (4.79%) Eclipse
3 8 (4.79%) JDeveloper
3 8 (4.79%) SoapUI
4 7 (4.19%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.59%) JUnit
5 6 (3.59%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.40%) Ant
7 3 (1.80%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.80%) Maven
7 3 (1.80%) JIRA
7 3 (1.80%) NUnit
8 2 (1.20%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.20%) Hudson
8 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.60%) MSTest
9 1 (0.60%) Moq
9 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
General
1 23 (13.77%) Finance
2 19 (11.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.80%) Retail
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 119 (71.26%) Developer
2 32 (19.16%) .NET Developer
3 31 (18.56%) C# Developer
4 24 (14.37%) Oracle Consultant
4 24 (14.37%) Consultant
5 20 (11.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (10.18%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (8.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (8.38%) Web Developer
9 11 (6.59%) Java Developer
10 10 (5.99%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 9 (5.39%) Architect
11 9 (5.39%) SharePoint Developer
12 8 (4.79%) PHP Developer
12 8 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (4.79%) Oracle Developer
12 8 (4.79%) WPF Developer
13 7 (4.19%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 7 (4.19%) Functional Consultant
14 6 (3.59%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (42.51%) .NET
2 67 (40.12%) HTML
3 50 (29.94%) jQuery
4 41 (24.55%) XSLT
5 39 (23.35%) Web Services
6 38 (22.75%) CSS
6 38 (22.75%) Ajax
7 34 (20.36%) ASP.NET
8 26 (15.57%) JSON
9 25 (14.97%) WCF
10 24 (14.37%) XSD
11 21 (12.57%) SOAP
11 21 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (11.38%) REST
13 17 (10.18%) HTML5
14 16 (9.58%) CSS3
15 14 (8.38%) RESTful
15 14 (8.38%) WPF
15 14 (8.38%) WSDL
16 12 (7.19%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.39%) N-Tier
2 6 (3.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.59%) Data Conversion
3 4 (2.40%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.80%) Smartcard
4 3 (1.80%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.80%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.20%) Open Source
5 2 (1.20%) Clustering
5 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.20%) DataPower
6 1 (0.60%) AS400
6 1 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.60%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.57%) Linux
2 16 (9.58%) UNIX
3 15 (8.98%) Windows
4 11 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.99%) CentOS
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.56%) MVC
2 26 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.98%) SOA
4 16 (9.58%) Workflow
5 15 (8.98%) ERP
6 13 (7.78%) Scrum
7 11 (6.59%) Unit Testing
8 10 (5.99%) Data Modelling
9 9 (5.39%) Migration
9 9 (5.39%) Analytics
9 9 (5.39%) Procure-to-pay
10 8 (4.79%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.19%) Kanban
11 7 (4.19%) E-Commerce
11 7 (4.19%) TDD
12 6 (3.59%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (3.59%) Test Scripting
13 5 (2.99%) MVVM
13 5 (2.99%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (49.10%) JavaScript
2 70 (41.92%) C#
3 67 (40.12%) SQL
4 28 (16.77%) PL/SQL
5 23 (13.77%) Java
6 20 (11.98%) PHP
7 9 (5.39%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.79%) XAML
9 7 (4.19%) C++
10 5 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.80%) VBA
11 3 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.20%) Groovy
12 2 (1.20%) Perl
12 2 (1.20%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.60%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 1 (0.60%) R
13 1 (0.60%) RPG
13 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (2.99%) Degree
2 4 (2.40%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.20%) ISEB
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.60%) MCITP
4 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.99%) ISO 9001
1 5 (2.99%) TickIT
2 2 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (28.14%) Oracle
2 16 (9.58%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.78%) Rackspace
4 11 (6.59%) SAP
5 7 (4.19%) Intel
6 4 (2.40%) Adobe
6 4 (2.40%) Sun
6 4 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.40%) IBM
7 2 (1.20%) hybris
7 2 (1.20%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.20%) Software AG
8 1 (0.60%) BMC
8 1 (0.60%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.60%) Apple
8 1 (0.60%) Remedy
8 1 (0.60%) Alterian
8 1 (0.60%) Zend
8 1 (0.60%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.60%) DevExpress
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