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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 48 42 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Contract jobs citing XML 51 45 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.78% 3.19% 7.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.04% 18.52% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 62
Median daily rate £340 £338 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £420 £475
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 £32.50 £36.23 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% -9.43%
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
318 243 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.56% 17.23% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 134 233
Median daily rate £370 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £239 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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 June 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 June 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 65 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (62.50%) Web Services
3 48 (54.55%) SOAP
4 47 (53.41%) Java
5 39 (44.32%) Scrum
6 37 (42.05%) JBoss
7 36 (40.91%) Java EE
8 35 (39.77%) RESTful
9 33 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (34.09%) XSLT
11 29 (32.95%) Maven
12 27 (30.68%) SOA
12 27 (30.68%) Eclipse
13 24 (27.27%) JSF
13 24 (27.27%) Hibernate
14 23 (26.14%) Drools
14 23 (26.14%) RichFaces
14 23 (26.14%) jBPM
15 22 (25.00%) Kanban
15 22 (25.00%) TDD
16 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
16 21 (23.86%) HTML
16 21 (23.86%) JSON
16 21 (23.86%) Waterfall
16 21 (23.86%) User Stories
17 20 (22.73%) HTTP
18 19 (21.59%) User Experience
18 19 (21.59%) jQuery
19 18 (20.45%) Spring
20 16 (18.18%) J2EE

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 37 (42.05%) JBoss
2 9 (10.23%) Apache
3 8 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.95%) nginx
4 7 (7.95%) WebSphere
5 6 (6.82%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.27%) CMS
6 2 (2.27%) Confluence
6 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.14%) IIS
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.73%) HTTP
2 6 (6.82%) SSL
3 4 (4.55%) SSH
4 2 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) Oracle Database
1 10 (11.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.27%) DB2
3 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.14%) GIS
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.14%) Spatial Data
4 1 (1.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 29 (32.95%) Maven
2 27 (30.68%) Eclipse
3 13 (14.77%) JProfiler
4 12 (13.64%) Subversion
5 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.68%) JIRA
7 4 (4.55%) git-flow
7 4 (4.55%) GitLab
8 2 (2.27%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.27%) Gradle
8 2 (2.27%) gulp
8 2 (2.27%) Hudson
8 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.27%) Selenium
8 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.27%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (6.82%) Banking
2 2 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (57.95%) Developer
2 34 (38.64%) Java Developer
3 19 (21.59%) Analyst
3 19 (21.59%) Business Analyst
4 18 (20.45%) Agile Business Analyst
5 16 (18.18%) Senior Developer
6 13 (14.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (9.09%) PHP Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Architect
9 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.41%) UI Developer
10 2 (2.27%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.27%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (2.27%) Integration Developer
10 2 (2.27%) Java Engineer
10 2 (2.27%) Product Analyst
10 2 (2.27%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (62.50%) Web Services
2 48 (54.55%) SOAP
3 36 (40.91%) Java EE
4 35 (39.77%) RESTful
5 30 (34.09%) XSLT
6 24 (27.27%) Hibernate
6 24 (27.27%) JSF
7 23 (26.14%) Drools
7 23 (26.14%) jBPM
7 23 (26.14%) RichFaces
8 21 (23.86%) HTML
8 21 (23.86%) JSON
9 19 (21.59%) jQuery
10 18 (20.45%) Spring
11 16 (18.18%) J2EE
12 14 (15.91%) Apache CXF
13 12 (13.64%) JPA
14 10 (11.36%) XSD
15 9 (10.23%) JMS
16 8 (9.09%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) User Experience
2 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.55%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.14%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.14%) Social Media
5 1 (1.14%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.77%) Linux
1 13 (14.77%) Mac OS X
2 9 (10.23%) Windows
3 4 (4.55%) Unix
4 2 (2.27%) AIX
4 2 (2.27%) Solaris
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (44.32%) Scrum
3 33 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (30.68%) SOA
5 22 (25.00%) Kanban
5 22 (25.00%) TDD
6 21 (23.86%) User Stories
6 21 (23.86%) Waterfall
7 15 (17.05%) Workflow
8 14 (15.91%) Open Source
9 13 (14.77%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 13 (14.77%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (14.77%) SDLC
9 13 (14.77%) Wireframes
10 12 (13.64%) BDD
10 12 (13.64%) BPMN
10 12 (13.64%) Domain-Driven Design
10 12 (13.64%) Web Development
11 11 (12.50%) Project Management
12 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (53.41%) Java
2 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.77%) SQL
4 8 (9.09%) PHP
5 7 (7.95%) PHP 5
6 5 (5.68%) C#
6 5 (5.68%) Python
7 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.27%) AspectJ
8 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.27%) C
8 2 (2.27%) C++
8 2 (2.27%) Ruby
8 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.27%) VBA
9 1 (1.14%) Delphi
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.14%) Degree
3 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Docker
1 2 (2.27%) VirtualBox
1 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.27%) Ansible
2 2 (2.27%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.27%) logstash
2 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.27%) Puppet
2 2 (2.27%) rkt
2 2 (2.27%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.14%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.14%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle
2 6 (6.82%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.55%) ForgeRock
4 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.27%) Google
4 2 (2.27%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.27%) Splunk
4 2 (2.27%) Sybase
4 2 (2.27%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (1.14%) HP
5 1 (1.14%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.14%) Remedy
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scottish Government
Rate: From £46,424 to £54,458 per annum Fixed Term Contract (23 months)
Posted: 6 days ago