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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
England / East of England
Rank 29 43 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Contract jobs citing XML 111 105 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.31% 4.44% 6.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.38% 16.61% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 50 90
Median daily rate £415 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £219 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £488 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 9
Median hourly rate £35.50 £35.55 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% +1.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £18.48 £22.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £42.75 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +15.62%

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
604 632 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.90% 26.70% 29.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 392 455
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 31
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -4 44 £450 +28.57% 3
Cambridgeshire +8 29 £350 -23.07% 6
Hertfordshire -2 27 £450 +24.13% 9
Bedfordshire +10 10 £388 -18.42%
Suffolk -5 1 - -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 87 (42.23%) HTML
1 87 (42.23%) Java
2 86 (41.75%) JavaScript
3 74 (35.92%) XSLT
4 66 (32.04%) Oracle
5 64 (31.07%) SQL
5 64 (31.07%) JSON
6 61 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (29.13%) TDD
8 48 (23.30%) C#
9 47 (22.82%) E-Commerce
10 45 (21.84%) CSS
11 43 (20.87%) .NET
12 40 (19.42%) Web Services
13 38 (18.45%) Unix
14 36 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (16.50%) MVC
16 33 (16.02%) J2EE
17 32 (15.53%) REST
18 31 (15.05%) SQL Server
18 31 (15.05%) OO
19 28 (13.59%) Finance
19 28 (13.59%) SOAP
20 25 (12.14%) Linux
20 25 (12.14%) SAP
20 25 (12.14%) Scrum
20 25 (12.14%) Jenkins
20 25 (12.14%) Oracle Database
20 25 (12.14%) RESTful
21 24 (11.65%) Git (software)

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 21 (10.19%) WebLogic
2 19 (9.22%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (4.37%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.88%) IIS
6 7 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (3.40%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.91%) Apache
7 6 (2.91%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.43%) CMS
9 4 (1.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (1.46%) Confluence
10 3 (1.46%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.46%) SAS
10 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.46%) WebSphere Portal
11 2 (0.97%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.37%) Doxygen
3 3 (1.46%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.49%) MS Office
5 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (8.74%) Adobe Campaign
1 18 (8.74%) Unica
2 12 (5.83%) SAP HR
3 9 (4.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (2.43%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (1.94%) Magento
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (1.46%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.97%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.49%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.49%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.49%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.77%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (7.77%) GitHub
2 10 (4.85%) Adobe Analytics
3 8 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.88%) Office 365
4 7 (3.40%) Yammer
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.49%) Boomi
5 1 (0.49%) Route 53
5 1 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.40%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.91%) HTTP
3 5 (2.43%) Internet
4 4 (1.94%) VoIP
4 4 (1.94%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.46%) SSL
6 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.14%) Oracle Database
3 14 (6.80%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (5.34%) Hadoop
4 11 (5.34%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.85%) DB2
5 10 (4.85%) MySQL
5 10 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.88%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (3.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.91%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.43%) MS Access
10 5 (2.43%) OLAP
10 5 (2.43%) OLTP
10 5 (2.43%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (2.43%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (12.14%) Jenkins
2 24 (11.65%) Git (software)
3 22 (10.68%) JUnit
4 17 (8.25%) JIRA
5 15 (7.28%) Eclipse
5 15 (7.28%) Subversion
6 12 (5.83%) LSMW
7 10 (4.85%) Moq
8 9 (4.37%) Gradle
8 9 (4.37%) Selenium
8 9 (4.37%) Xcode
9 8 (3.88%) Ant
9 8 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (3.88%) Calabash
9 8 (3.88%) PVCS
10 7 (3.40%) SoapUI
11 6 (2.91%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.91%) Mockito
11 6 (2.91%) NUnit
12 5 (2.43%) LoadRunner
General
1 28 (13.59%) Finance
2 14 (6.80%) Retail
3 7 (3.40%) Automotive
4 5 (2.43%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.46%) Advertising
6 3 (1.46%) Banking
6 3 (1.46%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.49%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 129 (62.62%) Developer
2 36 (17.48%) C# Developer
3 34 (16.50%) Java Developer
4 31 (15.05%) .NET Developer
5 29 (14.08%) XML Developer
6 26 (12.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (12.14%) Architect
7 25 (12.14%) XML XSLT Developer
8 13 (6.31%) Android Developer
9 12 (5.83%) CRM Developer
10 11 (5.34%) iOS Developer
10 11 (5.34%) Technical Architect
11 10 (4.85%) Tester
12 9 (4.37%) Author
12 9 (4.37%) Technical Author
13 8 (3.88%) Data Migration Specialist
13 8 (3.88%) HR Specialist
13 8 (3.88%) Migration Specialist
14 6 (2.91%) Digital Architect
14 6 (2.91%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (42.23%) HTML
2 74 (35.92%) XSLT
3 64 (31.07%) JSON
4 45 (21.84%) CSS
5 43 (20.87%) .NET
6 40 (19.42%) Web Services
7 33 (16.02%) J2EE
8 32 (15.53%) REST
9 28 (13.59%) SOAP
10 25 (12.14%) RESTful
11 24 (11.65%) JSP
12 23 (11.17%) Spring
13 17 (8.25%) .NET Framework
14 15 (7.28%) Core Animation
14 15 (7.28%) Core Data
14 15 (7.28%) Hibernate
15 14 (6.80%) ASP.NET
15 14 (6.80%) Servlets
15 14 (6.80%) XML Schema
15 14 (6.80%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (8.25%) Mobile App
2 15 (7.28%) Animation
3 9 (4.37%) Data Structures
4 7 (3.40%) iPhone
4 7 (3.40%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.43%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.43%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.94%) Contactless
6 4 (1.94%) EMV
7 3 (1.46%) Biometrics
7 3 (1.46%) Life Science
7 3 (1.46%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.46%) User Experience
8 2 (0.97%) DataPower
8 2 (0.97%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.97%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.97%) iPad
8 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (18.45%) Unix
2 25 (12.14%) Linux
3 13 (6.31%) Android
4 11 (5.34%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.40%) Windows
6 6 (2.91%) VME
7 5 (2.43%) Solaris
8 3 (1.46%) HPUX
8 3 (1.46%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (29.13%) TDD
3 47 (22.82%) E-Commerce
4 36 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (16.50%) MVC
6 31 (15.05%) OO
7 25 (12.14%) Scrum
8 24 (11.65%) CRM
9 20 (9.71%) Pair Programming
10 18 (8.74%) Configuration Management
11 17 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (8.25%) DevOps
11 17 (8.25%) Mentoring
11 17 (8.25%) OOD
11 17 (8.25%) SOA
12 16 (7.77%) B2C
12 16 (7.77%) UML
13 15 (7.28%) Migration
13 15 (7.28%) OOA/OOD
13 15 (7.28%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 87 (42.23%) Java
2 86 (41.75%) JavaScript
3 64 (31.07%) SQL
4 48 (23.30%) C#
5 23 (11.17%) PHP
6 16 (7.77%) C++
7 14 (6.80%) Python
8 13 (6.31%) PL/SQL
9 11 (5.34%) Objective-C
10 9 (4.37%) C
11 7 (3.40%) Apple Swift
12 6 (2.91%) VBScript
13 4 (1.94%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.46%) Groovy
14 3 (1.46%) Perl
14 3 (1.46%) R
14 3 (1.46%) Scala
14 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (8.74%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.83%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.91%) ISEB
4 5 (2.43%) Degree
4 5 (2.43%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.97%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.37%) QA
2 5 (2.43%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.94%) SLA
4 3 (1.46%) CDISC
5 2 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.49%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (2.91%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (2.43%) Docker
4 1 (0.49%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 66 (32.04%) Oracle
2 25 (12.14%) SAP
3 22 (10.68%) IBM
4 18 (8.74%) Adobe
5 14 (6.80%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (3.40%) Infor
8 6 (2.91%) Teradata
9 5 (2.43%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.43%) Fujitsu
10 4 (1.94%) BEA
10 4 (1.94%) hybris
10 4 (1.94%) Zend
11 3 (1.46%) ATG
11 3 (1.46%) Blue Martini
11 3 (1.46%) Elastic Path
11 3 (1.46%) Interwoven
11 3 (1.46%) Northgate
11 3 (1.46%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (0.97%) ServiceNow
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