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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 37 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing XML 30 75 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.83% 5.39% 4.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.00% 20.78% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 52 28
Median daily rate £340 £373 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.72% -6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £414 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £31.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+26.19% +9.79%

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
250 361 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.89% 25.95% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 203 153
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, 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 58 (73.42%) Java
2 49 (62.03%) Web Services
3 43 (54.43%) JBoss
3 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (54.43%) Java EE
4 38 (48.10%) SOAP
5 36 (45.57%) HTML
6 33 (41.77%) Oracle
6 33 (41.77%) XSLT
6 33 (41.77%) SOA
6 33 (41.77%) Scrum
7 32 (40.51%) SQL
8 30 (37.97%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (34.18%) Oracle Database
10 24 (30.38%) JSF
10 24 (30.38%) TDD
11 23 (29.11%) Eclipse
11 23 (29.11%) RichFaces
12 22 (27.85%) JMS
13 20 (25.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
14 19 (24.05%) Subversion
14 19 (24.05%) Hibernate
15 17 (21.52%) jBPM
15 17 (21.52%) Maven
15 17 (21.52%) JPA
15 17 (21.52%) Drools
16 16 (20.25%) Open Source
16 16 (20.25%) Open Source Development
17 14 (17.72%) Mentoring

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 43 (54.43%) JBoss
2 20 (25.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.53%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.27%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) HTTP
2 4 (5.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle Database
2 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.53%) DB2
6 1 (1.27%) MySQL
6 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Eclipse
2 19 (24.05%) Subversion
3 17 (21.52%) Maven
4 9 (11.39%) JIRA
4 9 (11.39%) SoapUI
5 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.33%) JProfiler
7 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.53%) JUnit
7 2 (2.53%) Log4j
7 2 (2.53%) Selenium
7 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.53%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.27%) Grunt
8 1 (1.27%) gulp
8 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.59%) Banking
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Back Office
3 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (82.28%) Developer
2 43 (54.43%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) UI Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Analyst Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Data Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Developer in Test
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.59%) UI/UX Developer
6 6 (7.59%) UX Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Integration Developer
8 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Automation Test Expert
9 2 (2.53%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (62.03%) Web Services
2 43 (54.43%) Java EE
3 38 (48.10%) SOAP
4 36 (45.57%) HTML
5 33 (41.77%) XSLT
6 24 (30.38%) JSF
7 23 (29.11%) RichFaces
8 22 (27.85%) JMS
9 19 (24.05%) Hibernate
10 17 (21.52%) Drools
10 17 (21.52%) jBPM
10 17 (21.52%) JPA
11 13 (16.46%) CSS
11 13 (16.46%) XSD
12 11 (13.92%) J2EE
13 10 (12.66%) XML Messaging
14 9 (11.39%) jQuery
14 9 (11.39%) WSDL
15 8 (10.13%) .NET
15 8 (10.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) User Experience
2 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.06%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.27%) DataPower
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Linux
1 7 (8.86%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (41.77%) Scrum
2 33 (41.77%) SOA
3 30 (37.97%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (30.38%) TDD
5 16 (20.25%) Open Source
5 16 (20.25%) Open Source Development
6 14 (17.72%) Mentoring
7 13 (16.46%) Coaching
8 12 (15.19%) Kanban
9 10 (12.66%) Defect Management
9 10 (12.66%) SDLC
10 9 (11.39%) User Stories
11 8 (10.13%) Web Design
12 5 (6.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 5 (6.33%) MVC
12 5 (6.33%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
13 4 (5.06%) Web Development
14 3 (3.80%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (73.42%) Java
2 32 (40.51%) SQL
3 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.39%) PL/SQL
4 9 (11.39%) Python
5 7 (8.86%) C
5 7 (8.86%) C#
6 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.80%) XPath
8 2 (2.53%) PHP
8 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.27%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) BC Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.27%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Oracle
2 12 (15.19%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.59%) HP
5 4 (5.06%) IBM
6 2 (2.53%) Misys
6 2 (2.53%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.27%) OpenText
7 1 (1.27%) Remedy
7 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.27%) Zend
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