The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
UK / England
Rank 537 534 527
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing XAML 36 70 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.39% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 58 23
Median daily rate £438 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £344
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £47.83 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +36.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16808 17849 17535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.45% 38.99% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11581 12213 11909
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 482 388
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.72 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing XAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in England

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XAML Daily Rate Trend in England

XAML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XAML across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

XAML Daily Rate Histogram in England

XAML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

XAML Hourly Rate Trend in England

XAML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 24 £538 +10.25% 3
East of England - 5 £350 -
West Midlands - 3 £350 - 1
South East +15 2 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £368 -
XAML
UK

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XAML 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 England region with a requirement for XAML.

1 74 (92.50%) C#
2 60 (75.00%) WPF
3 57 (71.25%) .NET
4 43 (53.75%) MVVM
5 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (46.25%) Microsoft
7 35 (43.75%) User Experience
8 30 (37.50%) Front Office
9 29 (36.25%) TDD
10 24 (30.00%) NUnit
11 21 (26.25%) Windows
12 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
12 20 (25.00%) MVC
12 20 (25.00%) Wireframes
13 19 (23.75%) HTML
13 19 (23.75%) .NET Framework
14 18 (22.50%) Banking
14 18 (22.50%) DevExpress
15 17 (21.25%) Scrum
16 16 (20.00%) OO
16 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (18.75%) Silverlight
17 15 (18.75%) Finance
18 14 (17.50%) WCF
18 14 (17.50%) Asset Management
19 13 (16.25%) ReSharper
19 13 (16.25%) XSLT
19 13 (16.25%) SDLC
19 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET Web API

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.75%) Photoshop
3 4 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.75%) MS Office
4 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) RMDS
2 2 (2.50%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) snoop
2 3 (3.75%) Network Security
3 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (30.00%) NUnit
2 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 13 (16.25%) NCrunch
3 13 (16.25%) ReSharper
4 9 (11.25%) Axure RP
4 9 (11.25%) Moq
4 9 (11.25%) StyleCop
5 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Blend
6 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 4 (5.00%) Bitbucket
7 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (5.00%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.25%) MSTest
8 1 (1.25%) NuGet
General
1 30 (37.50%) Front Office
2 18 (22.50%) Banking
3 15 (18.75%) Finance
4 8 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (91.25%) Developer
2 29 (36.25%) .NET Developer
2 29 (36.25%) C# Developer
3 27 (33.75%) UI Developer
4 23 (28.75%) UX Developer
5 21 (26.25%) UI/UX Developer
6 20 (25.00%) WPF Developer
7 15 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (18.75%) C# WPF Developer
8 11 (13.75%) Xamarin Developer
9 9 (11.25%) XAML Developer
10 5 (6.25%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
10 5 (6.25%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Front Office Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 5 (6.25%) User Experience Manager
11 4 (5.00%) Programmer
11 4 (5.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (75.00%) WPF
2 57 (71.25%) .NET
3 19 (23.75%) .NET Framework
3 19 (23.75%) HTML
4 15 (18.75%) Silverlight
5 14 (17.50%) WCF
6 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (16.25%) XSLT
7 11 (13.75%) Web Services
8 10 (12.50%) CSS
9 9 (11.25%) SOAP
10 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET
11 7 (8.75%) XML
12 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (7.50%) HTML5
13 5 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 5 (6.25%) Rendezvous
13 5 (6.25%) RESTful
14 4 (5.00%) OAuth
14 4 (5.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (43.75%) User Experience
2 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.25%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.00%) Digital Media
5 4 (5.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.75%) Fintech
7 2 (2.50%) Data Conversion
7 2 (2.50%) Derivative
7 2 (2.50%) Economics
7 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.25%) Equities
8 1 (1.25%) SCADA
8 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.25%) Windows
2 10 (12.50%) Android
2 10 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 8 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (8.75%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (3.75%) Linux
5 3 (3.75%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (53.75%) MVVM
2 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.25%) TDD
4 20 (25.00%) MVC
4 20 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 17 (21.25%) Scrum
6 16 (20.00%) OO
7 14 (17.50%) Asset Management
8 13 (16.25%) Portfolio Management
8 13 (16.25%) SDLC
9 11 (13.75%) OOD
10 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (11.25%) Electronic Trading
12 7 (8.75%) ETL
12 7 (8.75%) OOP
12 7 (8.75%) Translating Business Requirements
13 6 (7.50%) API Integration
13 6 (7.50%) SOLID
14 5 (6.25%) Mobile Development
14 5 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (92.50%) C#
2 12 (15.00%) SQL
3 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.00%) Java
5 3 (3.75%) C++
5 3 (3.75%) PHP
5 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.25%) C
6 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (46.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.50%) DevExpress
3 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 11 (13.75%) Xamarin
4 7 (8.75%) Adobe
5 5 (6.25%) ION Trading
5 5 (6.25%) Reuters
5 5 (6.25%) TIBCO
6 4 (5.00%) IBM
6 4 (5.00%) Infragistics
6 4 (5.00%) Telerik
7 1 (1.25%) Apigee
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