The table below looks at the statistics for KML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KML over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Keyhole Markup Language (KML)
Rank 584 - 542
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing KML 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% - 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.037% - 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£413 - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 - £215
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13648 13265 12974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.00% 28.04% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9481 8696 8251
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 271 359
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.84 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% -1.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £15.75 £16.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

KML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

KML Jobs Demand Trend in England

KML
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

KML Daily Rate Trend in England

KML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing KML within the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
London - - - -
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KML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing KML 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 KML.

1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
1 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) PHP5
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
1 5 (83.33%) PostGIS
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Magento
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) OO

KML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing KML 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 KML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior PHP Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) PostGIS
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau