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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 45 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing XML 54 59 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.19% 3.75% 5.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.10% 13.35% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 52
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £31.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -10.00%
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
383 442 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.62% 28.12% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 243 172
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 37
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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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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 +6 21 £325 +8.33% 10
Leicestershire 0 7 £300 +9.09% 6
Northamptonshire -7 7 £325 +3.17% 11
Derbyshire +10 6 £370 -1.33% 3
Lincolnshire - - - - 4
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 69 (52.27%) .NET
2 66 (50.00%) C#
3 57 (43.18%) JavaScript
4 55 (41.67%) HTML
5 41 (31.06%) SQL
5 41 (31.06%) XSLT
6 37 (28.03%) Oracle
7 36 (27.27%) Web Services
8 31 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (19.70%) XSD
9 26 (19.70%) Java
10 25 (18.94%) SQL Server
10 25 (18.94%) ASP.NET
10 25 (18.94%) CSS
11 24 (18.18%) SOA
12 23 (17.42%) Ajax
12 23 (17.42%) jQuery
13 22 (16.67%) HTTP
14 21 (15.91%) Finance
14 21 (15.91%) WPF
15 20 (15.15%) JSON
15 20 (15.15%) MVC
16 19 (14.39%) WCF
17 16 (12.12%) .NET Framework
17 16 (12.12%) Visual Studio
17 16 (12.12%) PL/SQL
17 16 (12.12%) MVVM
18 15 (11.36%) HTML5
18 15 (11.36%) SOAP
18 15 (11.36%) WSDL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 12 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 12 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.30%) NetWeaver
2 7 (5.30%) IIS
2 7 (5.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (4.55%) WordPress
3 6 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (3.79%) Apache
4 5 (3.79%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.03%) CMS
6 3 (2.27%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.27%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.27%) Kentico
7 2 (1.52%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.76%) nginx
8 1 (0.76%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.27%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (5.30%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (5.30%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (5.30%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (3.03%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (3.03%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.06%) Force.com
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.67%) HTTP
2 14 (10.61%) HTTPS
3 5 (3.79%) Intranet
3 5 (3.79%) LDAP
4 3 (2.27%) SSL
5 2 (1.52%) Firewall
5 2 (1.52%) SSH
5 2 (1.52%) FTP
6 1 (0.76%) VPN
6 1 (0.76%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.82%) MySQL
4 8 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.30%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (5.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (3.03%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.52%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.52%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.52%) MS Access
8 2 (1.52%) DTS
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (0.76%) DB2
9 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.30%) SoapUI
4 7 (5.30%) Subversion
5 5 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.79%) Hudson
5 5 (3.79%) ClearCase
5 5 (3.79%) Ant
6 4 (3.03%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.03%) Maven
7 3 (2.27%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.52%) JUnit
8 2 (1.52%) JDeveloper
8 2 (1.52%) Introscope
8 2 (1.52%) JIRA
9 1 (0.76%) Selenium
9 1 (0.76%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.76%) NUnit
9 1 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 21 (15.91%) Finance
2 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.27%) Games
3 2 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 100 (75.76%) Developer
2 27 (20.45%) .NET Developer
3 17 (12.88%) C# Developer
4 15 (11.36%) Architect
5 12 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 10 (7.58%) Consultant
7 10 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (6.82%) WPF Developer
9 8 (6.06%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 8 (6.06%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.30%) Oracle Consultant
11 6 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.55%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 6 (4.55%) Java Developer
12 5 (3.79%) Oracle Developer
12 5 (3.79%) Software Developer
13 4 (3.03%) Support Consultant
13 4 (3.03%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (52.27%) .NET
2 55 (41.67%) HTML
3 41 (31.06%) XSLT
4 36 (27.27%) Web Services
5 26 (19.70%) XSD
6 25 (18.94%) ASP.NET
6 25 (18.94%) CSS
7 23 (17.42%) Ajax
7 23 (17.42%) jQuery
8 21 (15.91%) WPF
9 20 (15.15%) JSON
10 19 (14.39%) WCF
11 16 (12.12%) .NET Framework
12 15 (11.36%) HTML5
12 15 (11.36%) SOAP
12 15 (11.36%) WSDL
13 14 (10.61%) REST
14 12 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
15 11 (8.33%) XHTML
15 11 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.79%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.03%) DataPower
5 3 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.27%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.52%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.52%) Open Source
6 2 (1.52%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.76%) Clustering
7 1 (0.76%) Statistics
7 1 (0.76%) Flash Games
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) iPad
7 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.61%) Windows
2 10 (7.58%) UNIX
3 9 (6.82%) Linux
4 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.76%) CentOS
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.18%) SOA
3 20 (15.15%) MVC
4 16 (12.12%) MVVM
5 14 (10.61%) OO
6 13 (9.85%) Scrum
7 12 (9.09%) TDD
8 10 (7.58%) ERP
8 10 (7.58%) Workflow
9 9 (6.82%) OOP
10 6 (4.55%) CRM
10 6 (4.55%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.79%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.79%) BPMN
11 5 (3.79%) BPEL
12 4 (3.03%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 66 (50.00%) C#
2 57 (43.18%) JavaScript
3 41 (31.06%) SQL
4 26 (19.70%) Java
5 16 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 14 (10.61%) C++
7 8 (6.06%) PHP
7 8 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.79%) XAML
9 4 (3.03%) Apex Code
10 3 (2.27%) VBA
10 3 (2.27%) VB
10 3 (2.27%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.52%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.52%) Perl
11 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.52%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.76%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (1.52%) ISEB
1 2 (1.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.76%) MCITP
2 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) WAI
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (1.52%) CA Wily
1 2 (1.52%) Puppet
1 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.76%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.76%) WMI
Vendors
1 37 (28.03%) Oracle
2 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.82%) SAP
3 9 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.55%) Intel
4 6 (4.55%) Adobe
5 3 (2.27%) IBM
5 3 (2.27%) Twitter
6 2 (1.52%) CA
6 2 (1.52%) Citrix
6 2 (1.52%) Zend
6 2 (1.52%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.52%) hybris
6 2 (1.52%) Splunk
7 1 (0.76%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.76%) Software AG
7 1 (0.76%) Perforce
7 1 (0.76%) Motorola
7 1 (0.76%) Pegasus
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