The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 31 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs citing XML 14 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.49% 6.69% 4.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.22% 22.09% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £183 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £293 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.99% +1.14%
XML
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 86 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 29.49% 30.28% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 43 38
Average daily rate £300 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £198 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

XML
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the East Sussex region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the East Sussex region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

XML
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -6 12 £400 +68.42% 4
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 43 (89.58%) SQL
2 35 (72.92%) JavaScript
2 35 (72.92%) XSLT
3 34 (70.83%) HTML
3 34 (70.83%) .NET
4 33 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 33 (68.75%) CSS
5 28 (58.33%) Visual Studio
5 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (52.08%) Web Services
7 24 (50.00%) jQuery
8 23 (47.92%) Ajax
8 23 (47.92%) User Experience
9 22 (45.83%) OOP
10 21 (43.75%) XHTML
10 21 (43.75%) XSD
10 21 (43.75%) CMS
10 21 (43.75%) OpenText
10 21 (43.75%) Content Management
10 21 (43.75%) Web Development
10 21 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (39.58%) RedDot
11 19 (39.58%) Intranet
12 18 (37.50%) IIS
12 18 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
12 18 (37.50%) Axure RP
13 17 (35.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 17 (35.42%) Google
13 17 (35.42%) Web 2.0
13 17 (35.42%) Adobe

XML
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (43.75%) CMS
2 18 (37.50%) IIS
3 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.25%) Jetty
5 2 (4.17%) Apache
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (2.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) Intranet
2 7 (14.58%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MySQL
1 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) PowerCenter
2 2 (4.17%) BaseX
2 2 (4.17%) MarkLogic
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 18 (37.50%) Axure RP
3 12 (25.00%) Subversion
4 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) Ant
5 1 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Maven
5 1 (2.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (35.42%) Publishing
2 7 (14.58%) German Language
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (83.33%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) CMS Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Support Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Software Support Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 4 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.17%) UX Developer
7 1 (2.08%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.08%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (72.92%) XSLT
2 34 (70.83%) HTML
2 34 (70.83%) .NET
3 33 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 33 (68.75%) CSS
4 25 (52.08%) Web Services
5 24 (50.00%) jQuery
6 23 (47.92%) Ajax
7 21 (43.75%) XHTML
7 21 (43.75%) XSD
7 21 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (12.50%) Spring
8 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 5 (10.42%) Servlets
10 4 (8.33%) JPA
10 4 (8.33%) WCF
10 4 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (6.25%) LAMP
12 2 (4.17%) HTML5
12 2 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (47.92%) User Experience
2 17 (35.42%) Web 2.0
2 17 (35.42%) W3C
3 5 (10.42%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Social Media
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Solaris
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) OOP
3 21 (43.75%) Content Management
3 21 (43.75%) Web Development
4 18 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
5 16 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (20.83%) Customer Engagement
7 7 (14.58%) ITIL
7 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.33%) Project Management
8 4 (8.33%) MVC
9 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.25%) OO
9 3 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.17%) ETL
10 2 (4.17%) Scrum
11 1 (2.08%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (89.58%) SQL
2 35 (72.92%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.00%) C#
4 10 (20.83%) XPath
5 7 (14.58%) T-SQL
6 6 (12.50%) XQuery
6 6 (12.50%) Java
7 4 (8.33%) PHP5
7 4 (8.33%) PHP
8 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.08%) JPQL
9 1 (2.08%) HQL
9 1 (2.08%) Scala
9 1 (2.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) OpenText
2 19 (39.58%) RedDot
3 17 (35.42%) Google
3 17 (35.42%) Adobe
4 8 (16.67%) Capita
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle
6 3 (6.25%) Informatica
7 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com