The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - 124 -
Contract jobs citing XAML 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
XAML
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1257 940 1239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.90% 39.61% 40.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 481 628
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 74 117
Average hourly rate £37.50 £34.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -4.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £12.46 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.70 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XAML across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XAML across the East of England region.

XAML Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

XAML
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing XAML 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 XAML.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) WPF
3 10 (83.33%) TDD
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (66.67%) LINQ
5 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (58.33%) WCF
6 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
7 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (50.00%) MVVM
8 5 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (41.67%) DevExpress
8 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (33.33%) JSON
9 4 (33.33%) Migration
9 4 (33.33%) Scrum
9 4 (33.33%) VB6
9 4 (33.33%) MVC
9 4 (33.33%) SOA
9 4 (33.33%) VB
9 4 (33.33%) XML
9 4 (33.33%) CSS
9 4 (33.33%) HTML
9 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 4 (33.33%) Kanban

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing XAML 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 XAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) WiX
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) MSBuild
4 2 (16.67%) MSTest
4 2 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 8 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) WPF Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (8.33%) UI Programmer
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 8 Developer
7 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) WPF
2 8 (66.67%) LINQ
3 7 (58.33%) WCF
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (33.33%) JSON
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (33.33%) HTML5
6 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (25.00%) RESTful
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) Silverlight
8 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (8.33%) WinRT
9 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) MVVM
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 4 (33.33%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) VB6
2 4 (33.33%) VB
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) DevExpress