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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
England / East of England
Rank 32 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing XML 106 88 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.94% 3.75% 5.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.61% 13.27% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 50 87
Median daily rate £381 £361 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.53% -9.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Median hourly rate £34.25 £37.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +6.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.23 £25.90 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £43.50 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £36.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +25.47%

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
679 663 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.64% 28.27% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 426 473
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £551 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 26
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.06 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Essex -7 38 £300 -14.28% 2
Hertfordshire +4 27 £456 +30.17% 13
Cambridgeshire +11 26 £388 +6.89% 6
Bedfordshire +15 14 £310 -34.73%
Suffolk -12 1 - - 1
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 76 (43.18%) HTML
2 69 (39.20%) JavaScript
3 63 (35.80%) Java
4 61 (34.66%) XSLT
5 58 (32.95%) SQL
6 55 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (28.41%) TDD
8 49 (27.84%) E-Commerce
9 48 (27.27%) C#
9 48 (27.27%) JSON
10 47 (26.70%) CSS
11 45 (25.57%) .NET
12 44 (25.00%) Oracle
13 38 (21.59%) Web Services
14 31 (17.61%) Finance
15 30 (17.05%) SQL Server
16 29 (16.48%) J2EE
16 29 (16.48%) Unix
17 28 (15.91%) MVC
17 28 (15.91%) OO
18 27 (15.34%) REST
19 26 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (13.64%) Linux
20 24 (13.64%) jQuery
21 23 (13.07%) Web Development
21 23 (13.07%) JSP
22 22 (12.50%) SOAP
22 22 (12.50%) PHP
22 22 (12.50%) Git (software)
22 22 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

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 15 (8.52%) WebSphere
2 14 (7.95%) IIS
3 13 (7.39%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.41%) Apache
4 6 (3.41%) CMS
4 6 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.41%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.27%) GlassFish
6 4 (2.27%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.70%) Drupal
7 3 (1.70%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.57%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.41%) Doxygen
3 2 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project
4 1 (0.57%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (6.82%) Adobe Campaign
1 12 (6.82%) SAP HR
1 12 (6.82%) Unica
2 5 (2.84%) Magento
3 4 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.27%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (1.70%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.14%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.57%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.57%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.57%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.57%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.11%) GitHub
3 5 (2.84%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.84%) Office 365
4 4 (2.27%) Yammer
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.57%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.98%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.84%) HTTP
2 5 (2.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 15 (8.52%) MySQL
4 11 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.11%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (5.11%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.55%) DB2
7 7 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.41%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.84%) Data Mart
9 5 (2.84%) DbVisualizer
9 5 (2.84%) MS Access
9 5 (2.84%) OLAP
9 5 (2.84%) OLTP
9 5 (2.84%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (2.84%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.23%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.09%) JUnit
4 15 (8.52%) JIRA
5 14 (7.95%) Subversion
6 12 (6.82%) LSMW
7 10 (5.68%) Selenium
8 9 (5.11%) Ant
8 9 (5.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (5.11%) Eclipse
9 8 (4.55%) Moq
9 8 (4.55%) PVCS
10 7 (3.98%) Cucumber
10 7 (3.98%) Mockito
11 5 (2.84%) Appium
11 5 (2.84%) Calabash
11 5 (2.84%) FxCop
11 5 (2.84%) Gradle
11 5 (2.84%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.84%) StyleCop
General
1 31 (17.61%) Finance
2 11 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (1.70%) Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Advertising
4 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.57%) Interactive Media
4 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.57%) Publishing
4 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 106 (60.23%) Developer
2 34 (19.32%) C# Developer
3 29 (16.48%) .NET Developer
4 28 (15.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (15.34%) XML Developer
6 25 (14.20%) Java Developer
7 23 (13.07%) XML XSLT Developer
8 20 (11.36%) Architect
9 11 (6.25%) Web Developer
10 10 (5.68%) Tester
11 8 (4.55%) Analyst
11 8 (4.55%) Data Migration Specialist
11 8 (4.55%) HR Specialist
11 8 (4.55%) Migration Specialist
11 8 (4.55%) PHP Developer
11 8 (4.55%) Technical Architect
12 7 (3.98%) CRM Developer
12 7 (3.98%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.41%) Author
13 6 (3.41%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (43.18%) HTML
2 61 (34.66%) XSLT
3 48 (27.27%) JSON
4 47 (26.70%) CSS
5 45 (25.57%) .NET
6 38 (21.59%) Web Services
7 29 (16.48%) J2EE
8 27 (15.34%) REST
9 24 (13.64%) jQuery
10 23 (13.07%) JSP
11 22 (12.50%) SOAP
12 20 (11.36%) Spring
13 17 (9.66%) ASP.NET
14 15 (8.52%) .NET Framework
14 15 (8.52%) HTML5
15 13 (7.39%) Ajax
16 12 (6.82%) BAPI
16 12 (6.82%) Servlets
16 12 (6.82%) XML Schema
16 12 (6.82%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.11%) Data Structures
3 8 (4.55%) Animation
3 8 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.98%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.84%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.84%) e-Learning
6 4 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.27%) Contactless
6 4 (2.27%) EMV
7 3 (1.70%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.70%) iPhone
8 2 (1.14%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.14%) RIA
8 2 (1.14%) User Experience
9 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.57%) iPad
9 1 (0.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.48%) Unix
2 24 (13.64%) Linux
3 10 (5.68%) Windows
4 6 (3.41%) VME
5 5 (2.84%) Android
5 5 (2.84%) Solaris
6 3 (1.70%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.70%) HPUX
6 3 (1.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (28.41%) TDD
3 49 (27.84%) E-Commerce
4 28 (15.91%) MVC
4 28 (15.91%) OO
5 26 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (13.07%) Web Development
7 20 (11.36%) Scrum
8 17 (9.66%) CRM
9 16 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 16 (9.09%) UML
10 15 (8.52%) DevOps
11 13 (7.39%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (7.39%) Configuration Management
11 13 (7.39%) Migration
12 12 (6.82%) Data Cleansing
12 12 (6.82%) Data Migration
12 12 (6.82%) Pair Programming
12 12 (6.82%) SDLC
13 11 (6.25%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 69 (39.20%) JavaScript
2 63 (35.80%) Java
3 58 (32.95%) SQL
4 48 (27.27%) C#
5 22 (12.50%) PHP
6 11 (6.25%) Python
7 10 (5.68%) C++
8 9 (5.11%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.41%) C
9 6 (3.41%) VBScript
10 5 (2.84%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.27%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.27%) Groovy
11 4 (2.27%) Scala
11 4 (2.27%) XPath
12 3 (1.70%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.70%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.70%) Perl
12 3 (1.70%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (11.93%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.39%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.41%) Degree
3 6 (3.41%) ISEB
4 5 (2.84%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.14%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.82%) QA
2 4 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) CDISC
3 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.57%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (5.11%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (3.41%) Docker
2 6 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.57%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 44 (25.00%) Oracle
2 19 (10.80%) SAP
3 17 (9.66%) IBM
4 15 (8.52%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.82%) Adobe
6 7 (3.98%) Zend
7 6 (3.41%) Teradata
8 5 (2.84%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.84%) Fujitsu
8 5 (2.84%) hybris
9 4 (2.27%) BEA
9 4 (2.27%) Infor
9 4 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.70%) ATG
10 3 (1.70%) Blue Martini
10 3 (1.70%) Elastic Path
10 3 (1.70%) Interwoven
10 3 (1.70%) Northgate
10 3 (1.70%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.14%) ServiceNow
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