The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 41 43 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Contract jobs citing XML 53 48 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.23% 2.99% 5.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.73% 16.84% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 27 48
Median daily rate £340 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £423 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +4.32%
XML
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
299 285 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.86% 17.75% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 159 220
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for XML.

1 57 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (61.90%) Web Services
3 51 (60.71%) Java
4 45 (53.57%) SOAP
5 40 (47.62%) JBoss
6 38 (45.24%) Scrum
6 38 (45.24%) Java EE
7 28 (33.33%) JSF
7 28 (33.33%) Maven
7 28 (33.33%) XSLT
8 26 (30.95%) HTML
8 26 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (29.76%) SOA
10 24 (28.57%) Eclipse
10 24 (28.57%) RESTful
10 24 (28.57%) RichFaces
11 23 (27.38%) Drools
11 23 (27.38%) jBPM
11 23 (27.38%) Hibernate
12 22 (26.19%) Oracle
12 22 (26.19%) Kanban
13 20 (23.81%) User Stories
13 20 (23.81%) SQL
14 19 (22.62%) TDD
15 17 (20.24%) Subversion
15 17 (20.24%) HTTP
15 17 (20.24%) JPA
16 16 (19.05%) Open Source
16 16 (19.05%) Oracle Database
16 16 (19.05%) User Experience

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 40 (47.62%) JBoss
2 4 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.38%) Confluence
4 2 (2.38%) nginx
4 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (15.48%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) HTTP
2 6 (7.14%) SSL
3 4 (4.76%) SSH
4 2 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.38%) DB2
4 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.19%) GIS
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.19%) Spatial Data
5 1 (1.19%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 28 (33.33%) Maven
2 24 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 17 (20.24%) Subversion
4 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.14%) JIRA
5 5 (5.95%) JProfiler
6 4 (4.76%) git-flow
6 4 (4.76%) GitLab
7 3 (3.57%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.38%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.38%) ClearCase
8 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.38%) Gradle
8 2 (2.38%) Grunt
8 2 (2.38%) Hudson
8 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.38%) Selenium
8 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Marketing
3 1 (1.19%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (58.33%) Developer
2 34 (40.48%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.62%) Analyst
4 17 (20.24%) Business Analyst
5 16 (19.05%) Agile Business Analyst
6 15 (17.86%) Senior Developer
7 12 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (7.14%) UI Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Integration Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Developer in Test
11 3 (3.57%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.57%) UI/UX Developer
11 3 (3.57%) UX Developer
12 2 (2.38%) .NET Developer
12 2 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
12 2 (2.38%) Environment Manager
12 2 (2.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 2 (2.38%) Java Engineer
12 2 (2.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (61.90%) Web Services
2 45 (53.57%) SOAP
3 38 (45.24%) Java EE
4 28 (33.33%) JSF
4 28 (33.33%) XSLT
5 26 (30.95%) HTML
6 24 (28.57%) RESTful
6 24 (28.57%) RichFaces
7 23 (27.38%) Drools
7 23 (27.38%) Hibernate
7 23 (27.38%) jBPM
8 17 (20.24%) JPA
9 15 (17.86%) jQuery
10 14 (16.67%) JMS
10 14 (16.67%) JSON
10 14 (16.67%) XSD
11 12 (14.29%) J2EE
11 12 (14.29%) Spring
12 11 (13.10%) Apache CXF
13 8 (9.52%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) User Experience
2 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) Social Media
5 1 (1.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Windows
2 7 (8.33%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 6 (7.14%) Unix
4 2 (2.38%) AIX
4 2 (2.38%) Solaris
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.24%) Scrum
3 26 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (29.76%) SOA
5 22 (26.19%) Kanban
6 20 (23.81%) User Stories
7 19 (22.62%) TDD
8 16 (19.05%) Open Source
9 15 (17.86%) Open Source Development
10 14 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 13 (15.48%) Wireframes
12 12 (14.29%) BDD
12 12 (14.29%) Coaching
12 12 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
13 11 (13.10%) Waterfall
14 9 (10.71%) Workflow
15 8 (9.52%) Product Management
16 7 (8.33%) Project Management
16 7 (8.33%) SDLC
16 7 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.71%) Java
2 20 (23.81%) SQL
3 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.33%) Python
5 6 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.95%) C#
7 3 (3.57%) C
7 3 (3.57%) PHP
8 2 (2.38%) AspectJ
8 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.38%) C++
8 2 (2.38%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.38%) Ruby
8 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.38%) VBA
9 1 (1.19%) Delphi
9 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.19%) Degree
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Docker
1 2 (2.38%) VirtualBox
1 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.38%) Ansible
2 2 (2.38%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.38%) logstash
2 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.38%) Puppet
2 2 (2.38%) rkt
2 2 (2.38%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.19%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.19%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 22 (26.19%) Oracle
2 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.76%) ForgeRock
5 3 (3.57%) HP
6 2 (2.38%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.38%) Google
6 2 (2.38%) IBM
6 2 (2.38%) Remedy
6 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.38%) Splunk
6 2 (2.38%) Sybase
6 2 (2.38%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.38%) VMware
7 1 (1.19%) ION Trading
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