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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 64 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -4
Contract jobs citing XML 68 173 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.71% 5.54% 6.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.28% 19.73% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 93 116
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £220 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 4
Median hourly rate £32.25 £31.76 £34.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £14.72 £31.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £39.75 £43.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -8.57%
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
603 877 955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.02% 28.10% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 562 593
Median daily rate £375 £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 28
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £20.94 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £42.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 31 August 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 August 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 +1 28 £400 +6.66% 7
Suffolk 0 15 £438 +2.94% 3
Hertfordshire -17 13 £370 +3.13% 8
Essex -28 8 £325 -4.41% 8
Bedfordshire -10 4 £330 -12.00%
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 92 (54.12%) Web Services
2 86 (50.59%) Java
3 84 (49.41%) HTML
4 83 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (45.88%) SQL
6 74 (43.53%) JavaScript
7 64 (37.65%) SOAP
8 51 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 51 (30.00%) REST
9 46 (27.06%) CSS
10 45 (26.47%) JSON
11 43 (25.29%) jQuery
12 42 (24.71%) Oracle
13 40 (23.53%) TDD
14 39 (22.94%) .NET
15 38 (22.35%) C#
15 38 (22.35%) SOA
15 38 (22.35%) HTML5
16 37 (21.76%) J2EE
17 28 (16.47%) Windows
17 28 (16.47%) Microsoft
18 26 (15.29%) IBM
18 26 (15.29%) Ajax
19 23 (13.53%) ASP.NET
20 22 (12.94%) E-Commerce
20 22 (12.94%) Web Development
20 22 (12.94%) AngularJS
21 21 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (12.35%) JSP
22 20 (11.76%) 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 18 (10.59%) IIS
2 16 (9.41%) WebSphere
3 13 (7.65%) Oracle Service Bus
3 13 (7.65%) WebLogic
4 12 (7.06%) Tomcat
5 11 (6.47%) SharePoint
6 10 (5.88%) CMS
6 10 (5.88%) JBoss
7 8 (4.71%) GlassFish
8 7 (4.12%) Apache
9 6 (3.53%) Mule
10 5 (2.94%) Apache ServiceMix
10 5 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.76%) Drupal
12 3 (1.76%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.59%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.76%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) MS Project
4 1 (0.59%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.12%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (3.53%) Magento
4 4 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (2.35%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.76%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle iSupplier
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.76%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (1.76%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.18%) Force.com
2 2 (1.18%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.59%) GitHub
3 1 (0.59%) Office 365
3 1 (0.59%) Route 53
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.12%) Internet
2 6 (3.53%) HTTP
3 4 (2.35%) Firewall
3 4 (2.35%) LDAP
4 3 (1.76%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.59%) 2G
5 1 (0.59%) 3G
5 1 (0.59%) LTE
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.18%) MySQL
3 14 (8.24%) DB2
4 13 (7.65%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (5.29%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.53%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.94%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.35%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.76%) DbVisualizer
10 3 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.18%) Triplestore
12 1 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 19 (11.18%) Ant
2 16 (9.41%) AccuRev
3 14 (8.24%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.24%) Subversion
4 11 (6.47%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.88%) JUnit
6 9 (5.29%) Mockito
6 9 (5.29%) Selenium
7 7 (4.12%) Maven
7 7 (4.12%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.53%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.53%) JIRA
8 6 (3.53%) SoapUI
8 6 (3.53%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.94%) Appium
9 5 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.94%) MyEclipse
10 4 (2.35%) EasyMock
10 4 (2.35%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (10.59%) Finance
1 18 (10.59%) Retail
2 6 (3.53%) Marketing
3 3 (1.76%) Automotive
3 3 (1.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.59%) Advertising
5 1 (0.59%) Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Billing
5 1 (0.59%) Games
5 1 (0.59%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (68.82%) Developer
2 44 (25.88%) Java Developer
3 16 (9.41%) J2EE Developer
4 14 (8.24%) .NET Developer
5 13 (7.65%) Architect
5 13 (7.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 11 (6.47%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.47%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (6.47%) Web Developer
7 10 (5.88%) SOA Developer
8 9 (5.29%) Agile Developer
8 9 (5.29%) Consultant
9 8 (4.71%) Analyst
9 8 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.71%) C# Developer
9 8 (4.71%) CRM Developer
9 8 (4.71%) HTML Developer
9 8 (4.71%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (4.12%) Automation Tester
10 7 (4.12%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (54.12%) Web Services
2 84 (49.41%) HTML
3 64 (37.65%) SOAP
4 51 (30.00%) REST
5 46 (27.06%) CSS
6 45 (26.47%) JSON
7 43 (25.29%) jQuery
8 39 (22.94%) .NET
9 38 (22.35%) HTML5
10 37 (21.76%) J2EE
11 26 (15.29%) Ajax
12 23 (13.53%) ASP.NET
13 22 (12.94%) AngularJS
14 21 (12.35%) JSP
15 18 (10.59%) Java EE
16 16 (9.41%) JSF
16 16 (9.41%) Struts
17 15 (8.82%) TopLink
17 15 (8.82%) XSLT
18 14 (8.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.53%) User Experience
3 5 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.94%) e-Learning
4 4 (2.35%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.35%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.35%) DataPower
4 4 (2.35%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.76%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.18%) Ontologies
6 2 (1.18%) RIA
6 2 (1.18%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.18%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.59%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.47%) Windows
2 20 (11.76%) Linux
3 19 (11.18%) Unix
4 7 (4.12%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.76%) Solaris
6 3 (1.76%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.18%) AIX
7 2 (1.18%) Android
8 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.59%) HPUX
8 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (23.53%) TDD
3 38 (22.35%) SOA
4 22 (12.94%) E-Commerce
4 22 (12.94%) Web Development
5 21 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (11.18%) CRM
6 19 (11.18%) UML
7 16 (9.41%) MVC
7 16 (9.41%) OO
8 15 (8.82%) Scrum
9 14 (8.24%) SDLC
10 12 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (6.47%) Automated Testing
11 11 (6.47%) Open Source
12 10 (5.88%) Software Engineering
13 9 (5.29%) Document Management
13 9 (5.29%) ERP
13 9 (5.29%) Web Application Development
14 8 (4.71%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 86 (50.59%) Java
2 78 (45.88%) SQL
3 74 (43.53%) JavaScript
4 38 (22.35%) C#
5 15 (8.82%) PHP
6 9 (5.29%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.12%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.12%) XPath
8 6 (3.53%) Groovy
9 5 (2.94%) C++
10 4 (2.35%) Scala
11 3 (1.76%) Python
11 3 (1.76%) XQuery
12 2 (1.18%) C
12 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.59%) ABAP
13 1 (0.59%) COBOL
13 1 (0.59%) Perl
13 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (7.06%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.88%) Degree
3 7 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.76%) ISEB
5 3 (1.76%) MCITP
5 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.76%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.59%) HNC
7 1 (0.59%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.29%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.59%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.35%) Docker
1 4 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.59%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 3 (1.76%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
1 3 (1.76%) Opsview
2 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.59%) Kibana
2 1 (0.59%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.59%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 42 (24.71%) Oracle
2 28 (16.47%) Microsoft
3 26 (15.29%) IBM
4 11 (6.47%) WSO2
5 7 (4.12%) Google
5 7 (4.12%) hybris
5 7 (4.12%) JD Edwards
6 6 (3.53%) Zend
7 5 (2.94%) ATG
7 5 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.94%) webMethods
8 4 (2.35%) Percussion
8 4 (2.35%) SAP
8 4 (2.35%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.76%) BEA
9 3 (1.76%) CA
9 3 (1.76%) Rally
9 3 (1.76%) Software AG
9 3 (1.76%) Splunk
10 2 (1.18%) Omniture
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