The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 62 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 70 145 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.84% 5.12% 6.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.84% 18.64% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 65 120
Median daily rate £379 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 3
Median hourly rate £28.50 £36.50 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.91% +8.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+26.33% -1.05%
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
591 778 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.01% 27.49% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 458 583
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 21
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.67 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.08% +18.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.00 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

XML
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 XML across the East of England region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the East of England region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

XML
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +7 31 £369 +3.14% 22
Hertfordshire -3 19 £400 +23.07% 8
Suffolk -4 10 £425 - 2
Essex -32 6 £325 +9.70% 5
Bedfordshire -2 3 £400 -11.11% 3
Norfolk -7 1 - - 3
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for XML.

1 82 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (48.78%) Java
3 78 (47.56%) HTML
4 76 (46.34%) SQL
4 76 (46.34%) Web Services
5 67 (40.85%) JavaScript
6 57 (34.76%) SOAP
7 50 (30.49%) REST
8 48 (29.27%) JSON
9 46 (28.05%) SQL Server
10 43 (26.22%) TDD
11 42 (25.61%) jQuery
12 41 (25.00%) C#
13 39 (23.78%) .NET
13 39 (23.78%) CSS
14 34 (20.73%) J2EE
15 33 (20.12%) Oracle
15 33 (20.12%) E-Commerce
16 31 (18.90%) HTML5
17 26 (15.85%) SOA
18 25 (15.24%) Microsoft
18 25 (15.24%) XSLT
19 23 (14.02%) Ajax
19 23 (14.02%) AngularJS
19 23 (14.02%) Web Development
20 22 (13.41%) Windows
20 22 (13.41%) ASP.NET
20 22 (13.41%) IBM
21 20 (12.20%) MySQL
21 20 (12.20%) Linux

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.54%) IIS
2 12 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.71%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.10%) Oracle Service Bus
5 9 (5.49%) Apache
5 9 (5.49%) GlassFish
5 9 (5.49%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.49%) WebLogic
6 8 (4.88%) CMS
7 6 (3.66%) Mule
8 4 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.44%) JBoss
8 4 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.83%) Drupal
9 3 (1.83%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.22%) NServiceBus
10 2 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.22%) MS Project
3 1 (0.61%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (4.88%) Magento
2 5 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.05%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.83%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle iSupplier
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.61%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.61%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.83%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (1.83%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (1.22%) Force.com
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.61%) GitHub
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) Office 365
4 1 (0.61%) Route 53
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.10%) Internet
2 7 (4.27%) HTTP
3 3 (1.83%) Firewall
3 3 (1.83%) LDAP
3 3 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.22%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.61%) 2G
5 1 (0.61%) 3G
5 1 (0.61%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.20%) MySQL
3 18 (10.98%) DB2
4 11 (6.71%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.71%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.05%) DbVisualizer
7 5 (3.05%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.83%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.83%) Triplestore
10 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.98%) Subversion
3 15 (9.15%) Ant
4 14 (8.54%) AccuRev
4 14 (8.54%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.10%) Selenium
6 9 (5.49%) JIRA
6 9 (5.49%) JUnit
6 9 (5.49%) Mockito
6 9 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.88%) WebDriver
8 7 (4.27%) Appium
8 7 (4.27%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.27%) SoapUI
9 6 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (3.66%) Maven
9 6 (3.66%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.05%) IntelliJ
10 5 (3.05%) MyEclipse
10 5 (3.05%) WebStorm
General
1 17 (10.37%) Retail
2 16 (9.76%) Finance
3 4 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.83%) Automotive
4 3 (1.83%) Marketing
5 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (70.12%) Developer
2 39 (23.78%) Java Developer
3 18 (10.98%) J2EE Developer
4 16 (9.76%) .NET Developer
5 15 (9.15%) C# Developer
5 15 (9.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 13 (7.93%) Architect
6 13 (7.93%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (6.71%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.71%) Web Developer
8 10 (6.10%) Agile Developer
9 9 (5.49%) Automation Tester
9 9 (5.49%) Tester
9 9 (5.49%) XML Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Consultant
10 8 (4.88%) HTML Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 8 (4.88%) Selenium Tester
11 7 (4.27%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (47.56%) HTML
2 76 (46.34%) Web Services
3 57 (34.76%) SOAP
4 50 (30.49%) REST
5 48 (29.27%) JSON
6 42 (25.61%) jQuery
7 39 (23.78%) .NET
7 39 (23.78%) CSS
8 34 (20.73%) J2EE
9 31 (18.90%) HTML5
10 25 (15.24%) XSLT
11 23 (14.02%) Ajax
11 23 (14.02%) AngularJS
12 22 (13.41%) ASP.NET
13 18 (10.98%) Java EE
14 16 (9.76%) JSF
15 15 (9.15%) TopLink
16 14 (8.54%) Spring
17 13 (7.93%) JSP
17 13 (7.93%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.05%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.05%) e-Learning
2 5 (3.05%) User Experience
3 4 (2.44%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.83%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.83%) DataPower
4 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.83%) Ontologies
4 3 (1.83%) RIA
5 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.61%) iPad
5 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.41%) Windows
2 20 (12.20%) Linux
3 17 (10.37%) Unix
4 5 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.44%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.83%) HPUX
6 3 (1.83%) Solaris
6 3 (1.83%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.61%) AIX
7 1 (0.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (26.22%) TDD
3 33 (20.12%) E-Commerce
4 26 (15.85%) SOA
5 23 (14.02%) Web Development
6 20 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (12.20%) UML
7 17 (10.37%) MVC
8 15 (9.15%) CRM
9 14 (8.54%) OO
10 13 (7.93%) Scrum
10 13 (7.93%) SDLC
11 12 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (6.10%) Automated Testing
12 10 (6.10%) Document Management
12 10 (6.10%) Software Engineering
13 9 (5.49%) BDD
13 9 (5.49%) Test Automation
13 9 (5.49%) Web Application Development
14 8 (4.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 80 (48.78%) Java
2 76 (46.34%) SQL
3 67 (40.85%) JavaScript
4 41 (25.00%) C#
5 17 (10.37%) PHP
6 9 (5.49%) XPath
7 7 (4.27%) Groovy
7 7 (4.27%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.66%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.05%) Scala
9 5 (3.05%) XQuery
10 4 (2.44%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.44%) C++
10 4 (2.44%) Python
11 3 (1.83%) Perl
12 2 (1.22%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.61%) LotusScript
13 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.10%) Degree
3 7 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.66%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.22%) ISEB
6 2 (1.22%) MCITP
7 1 (0.61%) HNC
7 1 (0.61%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.71%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.61%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (4.88%) Docker
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
1 3 (1.83%) Opsview
2 1 (0.61%) Kibana
2 1 (0.61%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.61%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 33 (20.12%) Oracle
2 25 (15.24%) Microsoft
3 22 (13.41%) IBM
4 7 (4.27%) WSO2
4 7 (4.27%) Zend
5 6 (3.66%) hybris
5 6 (3.66%) JD Edwards
6 5 (3.05%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.44%) ATG
8 3 (1.83%) Blue Martini
8 3 (1.83%) Elastic Path
8 3 (1.83%) Interwoven
8 3 (1.83%) Software AG
8 3 (1.83%) Splunk
8 3 (1.83%) webMethods
9 2 (1.22%) OpenText
9 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.22%) SAP
9 2 (1.22%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.22%) TIBCO
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