The table below looks at the statistics for VML 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 VML over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vector Markup Language (VML)
Rank 583 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VML 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
14181 13892 14615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.87% 29.26% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9400 9227 8869
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 226 354
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

VML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VML Jobs Demand Trend in England

VML
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VML Daily Rate Trend in England

VML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VML Hourly Rate Trend in England

VML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VML 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 VML.

1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) MCPD
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

VML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VML 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 VML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) DOM
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCPD
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSD
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (33.33%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft