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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 40 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing XML 102 172 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.12% 6.22% 4.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.01% 23.82% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 73 78
Median daily rate £406 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £254 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 10
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £36.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +9.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £36.00 £29.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.65 £44.00 £41.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.89%
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
637 722 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.75% 26.09% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 396 477
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 32
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.30 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £35.00 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £46.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Essex -7 43 £356 -6.86% 3
Hertfordshire +8 27 £444 +4.41% 15
Cambridgeshire -16 16 £450 +38.46% 12
Bedfordshire -5 8 £350 - 2
Suffolk -20 7 £480 -1.53% 1
Norfolk -3 1 £550 +37.50% 1
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 118 (57.56%) Web Services
2 97 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (46.34%) Java
4 90 (43.90%) SQL
5 86 (41.95%) HTML
6 83 (40.49%) SOAP
7 68 (33.17%) JavaScript
8 67 (32.68%) REST
9 65 (31.71%) Oracle
10 60 (29.27%) SOA
11 59 (28.78%) SQL Server
12 54 (26.34%) JSON
13 48 (23.41%) TDD
14 38 (18.54%) .NET
15 37 (18.05%) Unix
15 37 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (17.56%) J2EE
17 35 (17.07%) CSS
18 34 (16.59%) HTML5
19 30 (14.63%) C#
19 30 (14.63%) XSLT
20 29 (14.15%) Windows
20 29 (14.15%) Open Source
21 28 (13.66%) Finance
22 27 (13.17%) XSD
22 27 (13.17%) DB2
22 27 (13.17%) Microsoft
22 27 (13.17%) RESTful
23 26 (12.68%) jQuery
23 26 (12.68%) WSO2

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 20 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 19 (9.27%) Oracle Service Bus
3 18 (8.78%) Apache ServiceMix
3 18 (8.78%) WebLogic
4 16 (7.80%) IIS
4 16 (7.80%) WebSphere
5 13 (6.34%) JBoss
6 11 (5.37%) Apache
7 9 (4.39%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.90%) Tomcat
9 7 (3.41%) GlassFish
10 6 (2.93%) CMS
11 4 (1.95%) Mule
11 4 (1.95%) NetWeaver
11 4 (1.95%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.46%) Node.js
12 3 (1.46%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.98%) SAS
13 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.49%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 14 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.41%) MS Office
3 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.37%) Magento
2 10 (4.88%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle iSupplier
6 3 (1.46%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.98%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.93%) GitHub
2 4 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.46%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (0.98%) Force.com
4 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.93%) HTTP
1 6 (2.93%) Internet
2 4 (1.95%) Firewall
2 4 (1.95%) LDAP
3 3 (1.46%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.98%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (28.78%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.17%) DB2
3 25 (12.20%) MySQL
4 15 (7.32%) Relational Database
5 14 (6.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (4.88%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.44%) DbVisualizer
9 5 (2.44%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.44%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.95%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.98%) Base SAS
12 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.98%) SAP HANA
13 1 (0.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 17 (8.29%) Ant
2 16 (7.80%) AccuRev
2 16 (7.80%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.83%) Subversion
4 13 (6.34%) Maven
4 13 (6.34%) Mockito
4 13 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (5.85%) Selenium
6 11 (5.37%) HP UFT
6 11 (5.37%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.37%) WebDriver
7 10 (4.88%) EasyMock
7 10 (4.88%) JIRA
8 9 (4.39%) SoapUI
9 8 (3.90%) Visual Studio
10 7 (3.41%) Appium
10 7 (3.41%) JUnit
10 7 (3.41%) PHPUnit
11 5 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 28 (13.66%) Finance
2 22 (10.73%) Retail
3 9 (4.39%) Marketing
4 6 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.95%) Automotive
5 4 (1.95%) Banking
6 3 (1.46%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.46%) Legal
6 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.98%) Publishing
8 1 (0.49%) Advertising
8 1 (0.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 120 (58.54%) Developer
2 48 (23.41%) Java Developer
3 19 (9.27%) SOA Developer
4 18 (8.78%) Tester
5 17 (8.29%) Automation Tester
6 16 (7.80%) Analyst
7 15 (7.32%) Architect
7 15 (7.32%) J2EE Developer
7 15 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (7.32%) XML Developer
8 14 (6.83%) .NET Developer
8 14 (6.83%) Applications Support
9 12 (5.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 12 (5.85%) Oracle Developer
10 11 (5.37%) Agile Developer
11 10 (4.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 10 (4.88%) Selenium Tester
12 9 (4.39%) Consultant
12 9 (4.39%) SQL Developer
13 8 (3.90%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (57.56%) Web Services
2 86 (41.95%) HTML
3 83 (40.49%) SOAP
4 67 (32.68%) REST
5 54 (26.34%) JSON
6 38 (18.54%) .NET
7 36 (17.56%) J2EE
8 35 (17.07%) CSS
9 34 (16.59%) HTML5
10 30 (14.63%) XSLT
11 27 (13.17%) RESTful
11 27 (13.17%) XSD
12 26 (12.68%) Apache Camel
12 26 (12.68%) jQuery
13 23 (11.22%) AngularJS
14 22 (10.73%) Ajax
15 21 (10.24%) ASP.NET
15 21 (10.24%) Middleware
16 18 (8.78%) TopLink
17 16 (7.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.83%) User Experience
3 9 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.95%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.95%) Data Integration
4 4 (1.95%) DataPower
4 4 (1.95%) Hedge funds
4 4 (1.95%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.95%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.46%) Clustering
5 3 (1.46%) Replication
6 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.98%) iPad
6 2 (0.98%) RIA
6 2 (0.98%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.98%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.49%) Biology
7 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (18.05%) Unix
2 29 (14.15%) Windows
3 25 (12.20%) Linux
4 11 (5.37%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.93%) Solaris
6 2 (0.98%) AIX
7 1 (0.49%) Android
7 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (29.27%) SOA
3 48 (23.41%) TDD
4 37 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (14.15%) Open Source
6 23 (11.22%) Scrum
7 22 (10.73%) SDLC
8 21 (10.24%) MVC
9 20 (9.76%) Test Automation
10 19 (9.27%) CRM
11 18 (8.78%) Automated Testing
12 17 (8.29%) OO
12 17 (8.29%) Test Scripting
13 16 (7.80%) E-Commerce
14 13 (6.34%) Document Management
14 13 (6.34%) ETL
14 13 (6.34%) UML
15 12 (5.85%) Wealth Management
16 11 (5.37%) Coaching
16 11 (5.37%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (46.34%) Java
2 90 (43.90%) SQL
3 68 (33.17%) JavaScript
4 30 (14.63%) C#
5 12 (5.85%) PHP
6 11 (5.37%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.90%) C++
9 7 (3.41%) Groovy
10 6 (2.93%) Python
11 5 (2.44%) ABAP
12 4 (1.95%) C
12 4 (1.95%) Perl
13 3 (1.46%) Scala
13 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.98%) X++
15 1 (0.49%) COBOL
15 1 (0.49%) VBA
15 1 (0.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (5.37%) ISEB
2 8 (3.90%) Degree
3 7 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.46%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.49%) MCITP
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.32%) QA
2 6 (2.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.95%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.49%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.49%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.46%) Opsview
3 1 (0.49%) Kibana
3 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.49%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 65 (31.71%) Oracle
2 27 (13.17%) Microsoft
3 26 (12.68%) WSO2
4 24 (11.71%) Google
5 23 (11.22%) IBM
6 13 (6.34%) HP
7 9 (4.39%) SAP
8 6 (2.93%) Remedy
8 6 (2.93%) webMethods
9 5 (2.44%) BMC
9 5 (2.44%) hybris
9 5 (2.44%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.95%) ATG
10 4 (1.95%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.95%) Percussion
10 4 (1.95%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.46%) BEA
11 3 (1.46%) CA
11 3 (1.46%) Software AG
11 3 (1.46%) Splunk
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