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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 44 51 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Contract jobs citing XML 91 84 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.99% 3.23% 6.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.54% 12.00% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 39 121
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £383 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 4
Median hourly rate £34.25 £36.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% +3.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.23 £31.00 £32.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £41.00 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.10%
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
672 700 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.50% 26.89% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 458 596
Median daily rate £375 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 22
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% -0.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £31.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +12 27 £500 +36.98% 11
Hertfordshire +16 26 £472 +64.08% 11
Essex -12 21 £268 -33.12% 4
Bedfordshire - 16 £375 - 2
Norfolk +5 1 - - 3
East Anglia - 1 £500 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 72 (43.90%) HTML
2 71 (43.29%) JavaScript
3 69 (42.07%) SQL
4 68 (41.46%) Java
5 55 (33.54%) JSON
6 52 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (28.66%) Web Services
8 45 (27.44%) CSS
8 45 (27.44%) C#
9 41 (25.00%) .NET
9 41 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 41 (25.00%) TDD
10 38 (23.17%) XSLT
11 35 (21.34%) Oracle
12 34 (20.73%) jQuery
12 34 (20.73%) REST
13 31 (18.90%) Finance
14 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
15 28 (17.07%) SOAP
15 28 (17.07%) MVC
16 26 (15.85%) Web Development
17 25 (15.24%) Unix
18 23 (14.02%) Security Cleared
19 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (13.41%) Git (software)
19 22 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (13.41%) PHP
19 22 (13.41%) Microsoft
20 20 (12.20%) J2EE
20 20 (12.20%) ASP.NET

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 13 (7.93%) IIS
1 13 (7.93%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.27%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (4.27%) CMS
3 7 (4.27%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.66%) Apache
4 6 (3.66%) GlassFish
5 5 (3.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (3.05%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.44%) Drupal
6 4 (2.44%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.83%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.83%) Mule
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.22%) NServiceBus
8 2 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.22%) MS Project
3 1 (0.61%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.61%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (7.32%) SAP HR
2 11 (6.71%) Adobe Campaign
2 11 (6.71%) Unica
3 7 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (3.66%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (3.05%) Magento
6 4 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (1.22%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle iSupplier
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle SCM
9 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.61%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.61%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.61%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.88%) GitHub
2 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.05%) Office 365
3 4 (2.44%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.44%) Yammer
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.61%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.66%) Internet
1 6 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.05%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) 2G
3 1 (0.61%) 3G
3 1 (0.61%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.76%) MySQL
3 12 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (4.88%) DB2
5 8 (4.88%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.66%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.05%) Data Mart
7 5 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.05%) DbVisualizer
7 5 (3.05%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.05%) MS Access
7 5 (3.05%) OLAP
7 5 (3.05%) OLTP
7 5 (3.05%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (3.05%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.59%) Jenkins
3 18 (10.98%) JUnit
4 13 (7.93%) Subversion
5 12 (7.32%) LSMW
6 11 (6.71%) Ant
7 9 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (5.49%) Cucumber
7 9 (5.49%) JIRA
7 9 (5.49%) Mockito
8 7 (4.27%) Selenium
9 6 (3.66%) IntelliJ
9 6 (3.66%) Mercurial
9 6 (3.66%) WebStorm
10 5 (3.05%) Appium
10 5 (3.05%) Calabash
10 5 (3.05%) Gradle
10 5 (3.05%) SoapUI
10 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.05%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (18.90%) Finance
2 13 (7.93%) Retail
3 4 (2.44%) Banking
4 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.61%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (65.85%) Developer
2 27 (16.46%) C# Developer
2 27 (16.46%) Java Developer
3 25 (15.24%) .NET Developer
4 22 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (11.59%) XML Developer
6 15 (9.15%) XML XSLT Developer
7 14 (8.54%) Architect
8 11 (6.71%) Web Developer
9 10 (6.10%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Analyst
10 8 (4.88%) CRM Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Data Migration Specialist
10 8 (4.88%) HR Specialist
10 8 (4.88%) Migration Specialist
10 8 (4.88%) PHP Developer
11 7 (4.27%) Consultant
12 6 (3.66%) Android Developer
12 6 (3.66%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (43.90%) HTML
2 55 (33.54%) JSON
3 47 (28.66%) Web Services
4 45 (27.44%) CSS
5 41 (25.00%) .NET
6 38 (23.17%) XSLT
7 34 (20.73%) jQuery
7 34 (20.73%) REST
8 28 (17.07%) SOAP
9 20 (12.20%) ASP.NET
9 20 (12.20%) J2EE
9 20 (12.20%) Spring
10 17 (10.37%) JSP
11 16 (9.76%) Ajax
11 16 (9.76%) Java EE
12 15 (9.15%) HTML5
12 15 (9.15%) RESTful
12 15 (9.15%) Struts
13 12 (7.32%) BAPI
13 12 (7.32%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.49%) Data Structures
3 8 (4.88%) Animation
3 8 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.05%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.05%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.05%) e-Learning
5 3 (1.83%) Contactless
5 3 (1.83%) EMV
5 3 (1.83%) iPhone
5 3 (1.83%) Ontologies
5 3 (1.83%) RIA
6 2 (1.22%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.22%) User Experience
7 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.24%) Unix
2 15 (9.15%) Windows
3 14 (8.54%) Linux
4 6 (3.66%) Android
5 4 (2.44%) Solaris
6 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.83%) HPUX
6 3 (1.83%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 41 (25.00%) TDD
3 28 (17.07%) MVC
4 26 (15.85%) Web Development
5 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (12.20%) CRM
7 18 (10.98%) OO
8 14 (8.54%) UML
9 13 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.93%) Migration
9 13 (7.93%) Scrum
9 13 (7.93%) SOA
10 12 (7.32%) BDD
10 12 (7.32%) Data Cleansing
10 12 (7.32%) Data Migration
10 12 (7.32%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.71%) Document Management
12 10 (6.10%) OOD
12 10 (6.10%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 71 (43.29%) JavaScript
2 69 (42.07%) SQL
3 68 (41.46%) Java
4 45 (27.44%) C#
5 22 (13.41%) PHP
6 9 (5.49%) XPath
7 8 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.66%) C++
8 6 (3.66%) Groovy
8 6 (3.66%) Scala
9 5 (3.05%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.05%) XQuery
10 4 (2.44%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.44%) Python
10 4 (2.44%) VBScript
11 3 (1.83%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.83%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.83%) Perl
12 2 (1.22%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (14.02%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.15%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.88%) Degree
4 6 (3.66%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.22%) ISEB
6 2 (1.22%) MCITP
7 1 (0.61%) HNC
7 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.88%) QA
2 4 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) CDISC
3 1 (0.61%) HL7
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.61%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (4.88%) Docker
2 6 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 35 (21.34%) Oracle
2 22 (13.41%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.59%) SAP
4 14 (8.54%) IBM
5 11 (6.71%) Adobe
6 7 (4.27%) Zend
7 5 (3.05%) hybris
7 5 (3.05%) Teradata
8 4 (2.44%) BEA
8 4 (2.44%) Infor
8 4 (2.44%) JD Edwards
8 4 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.83%) ATG
9 3 (1.83%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.83%) Blue Martini
9 3 (1.83%) Elastic Path
9 3 (1.83%) Interwoven
9 3 (1.83%) Northgate
9 3 (1.83%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.22%) OpenText
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