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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 27 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing XML 12 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.04% 9.77% 7.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 28.10% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 6
Average daily rate £338 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £175 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £425 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.04 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +4.90%
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
112 121 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 47.06% 34.77% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 65 38
Average daily rate £335 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 7 £338 +68.75% 2
Hastings - 3 £313 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) SOAP
3 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.00%) OO
4 5 (20.00%) Migration
4 5 (20.00%) Python
4 5 (20.00%) Zend
5 4 (16.00%) Zend Framework
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) Open Source
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) Middleware
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Unix
5 4 (16.00%) CSS
5 4 (16.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.00%) Mercurial
5 4 (16.00%) PhpStorm
5 4 (16.00%) Magento
5 4 (16.00%) Odoo
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC

XML
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Magento
1 4 (16.00%) Odoo
2 1 (4.00%) AWD
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.00%) DataStage
3 2 (8.00%) DB2
3 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) HBase
4 1 (4.00%) IBM PureData
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Spark SQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (16.00%) PhpStorm
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) ERwin
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) XMLUnit
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) XML Developer
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Magento Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Open Source Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Python Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) DataStage Developer
6 2 (8.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) ETL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
6 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Report Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Solr Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) SOAP
3 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
3 4 (16.00%) Middleware
3 4 (16.00%) Zend Framework
4 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) JSON
4 3 (12.00%) Servlets
4 3 (12.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE
5 2 (8.00%) Lucene
5 2 (8.00%) WCF
5 2 (8.00%) XSLT
6 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.00%) Spring Security
6 1 (4.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) iSeries
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Migration
1 5 (20.00%) OO
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (16.00%) Open Source
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) ETL
3 3 (12.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Business Development
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.00%) System Testing
5 1 (4.00%) API Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Complex Event Processing
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) ETL Development
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) PHP
2 5 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (12.00%) XPath
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) VB
5 2 (8.00%) VB6
5 2 (8.00%) XQuery
6 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Zend
3 2 (8.00%) Netezza
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Pega
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) TIBCO