The first table below looks at the demand for SyncML 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 SyncML over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronization Markup Language (SyncML)
Rank 568 538 558
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Contract jobs citing SyncML 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.030% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £301
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13745 13229 13967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.84% 28.44% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8985 8596 8674
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 276 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
SyncML
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SyncML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SyncML Jobs Demand Trend in England

SyncML
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SyncML Daily Rate Trend in England

SyncML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SyncML Hourly Rate Trend in England

SyncML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SyncML 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 SyncML.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) WAP
1 6 (85.71%) RTCP
1 6 (85.71%) RTP
1 6 (85.71%) GIS
1 6 (85.71%) ESRI
2 5 (71.43%) Blackberry
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) Data Security
3 4 (57.14%) Android
3 4 (57.14%) iPhone
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) J2ME
4 3 (42.86%) GSM
5 2 (28.57%) DRM
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) E-business
5 2 (28.57%) RFID
5 2 (28.57%) Windows CE
5 2 (28.57%) Mapinfo
5 2 (28.57%) SMS
5 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Flash
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic

SyncML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SyncML 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 SyncML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) RTCP
1 6 (85.71%) RTP
2 3 (42.86%) GSM
3 2 (28.57%) SMS
3 2 (28.57%) RFID
4 1 (14.29%) LTE
4 1 (14.29%) 3GPP
4 1 (14.29%) UMTS
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) WCDMA
4 1 (14.29%) GPRS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) WAP
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) J2ME
4 2 (28.57%) Flash
4 2 (28.57%) KML
4 2 (28.57%) JDBC
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) GIS
2 5 (71.43%) Blackberry
3 4 (57.14%) iPhone
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
4 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
5 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows CE
4 1 (14.29%) bada
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Security
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (28.57%) DRM
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) E-business
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience Design
3 1 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) JTAG
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) ESRI
2 2 (28.57%) Mapinfo
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Symbian