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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 570 559 546
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs citing XAML 44 56 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.29% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 35
Median daily rate £450 £475 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
XAML
UK

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
18956 19533 19628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.85% 39.02% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13150 13430 13547
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 503 402
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -12 31 £550 +12.82% 5
East of England +15 8 £350 -6.66% 5
West Midlands - 2 £338 - 5
South East +1 1 £425 +6.25% 1
South West - 1 £413 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
XAML
UK

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 86 (85.15%) C#
2 70 (69.31%) WPF
3 68 (67.33%) .NET
4 51 (50.50%) MVVM
5 45 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
7 38 (37.62%) TDD
8 37 (36.63%) Front Office
9 31 (30.69%) User Experience
10 28 (27.72%) .NET Framework
10 28 (27.72%) Windows
11 27 (26.73%) HTML
11 27 (26.73%) Banking
12 26 (25.74%) WCF
13 25 (24.75%) Microsoft Azure
14 23 (22.77%) Finance
15 22 (21.78%) MVC
15 22 (21.78%) SQL Server
15 22 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (20.79%) NUnit
17 20 (19.80%) Wireframes
18 19 (18.81%) Visual Studio
19 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
19 18 (17.82%) Scrum
19 18 (17.82%) DevExpress
20 17 (16.83%) Windows 8
20 17 (16.83%) CSS
20 17 (16.83%) Web Services
20 17 (16.83%) OO
21 16 (15.84%) Silverlight

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 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) IIS
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) MS Excel
1 11 (10.89%) MS Office
2 7 (6.93%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.92%) Office 365
3 4 (3.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) Internet
2 4 (3.96%) Network Security
2 4 (3.96%) snoop
3 2 (1.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (20.79%) NUnit
2 19 (18.81%) Visual Studio
3 15 (14.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (12.87%) NCrunch
4 13 (12.87%) ReSharper
5 10 (9.90%) TeamCity
6 9 (8.91%) Moq
6 9 (8.91%) StyleCop
7 8 (7.92%) Axure RP
7 8 (7.92%) MSBuild
8 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Blend
9 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
10 4 (3.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (3.96%) Bitbucket
10 4 (3.96%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.99%) JIRA
11 1 (0.99%) MSTest
11 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 37 (36.63%) Front Office
2 27 (26.73%) Banking
3 23 (22.77%) Finance
4 12 (11.88%) Investment Banking
5 8 (7.92%) Publishing
6 4 (3.96%) Games
7 1 (0.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (81.19%) Developer
2 35 (34.65%) C# Developer
3 30 (29.70%) .NET Developer
4 25 (24.75%) UI Developer
5 24 (23.76%) WPF Developer
6 21 (20.79%) UI/UX Developer
6 21 (20.79%) UX Developer
7 19 (18.81%) C# WPF Developer
8 12 (11.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (10.89%) Senior Developer
10 8 (7.92%) Architect
10 8 (7.92%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (7.92%) Xamarin Developer
11 6 (5.94%) Front Office Developer
12 5 (4.95%) Azure Developer
12 5 (4.95%) Programmer
12 5 (4.95%) User Experience Manager
13 4 (3.96%) Designer
13 4 (3.96%) UX Designer
13 4 (3.96%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (69.31%) WPF
2 68 (67.33%) .NET
3 28 (27.72%) .NET Framework
4 27 (26.73%) HTML
5 26 (25.74%) WCF
6 17 (16.83%) CSS
6 17 (16.83%) Web Services
7 16 (15.84%) Silverlight
8 15 (14.85%) HTML5
8 15 (14.85%) SOAP
8 15 (14.85%) WinForms
9 12 (11.88%) XSLT
10 11 (10.89%) XML
11 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (8.91%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 8 (7.92%) JSON
13 8 (7.92%) LINQ
14 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET
14 7 (6.93%) Reactive Extensions
14 7 (6.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.69%) User Experience
2 11 (10.89%) Fixed Income
3 9 (8.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.95%) Swaptions
6 4 (3.96%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.96%) Clustering
6 4 (3.96%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.96%) Derivative
6 4 (3.96%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.96%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.97%) Economics
7 3 (2.97%) Fintech
8 2 (1.98%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.99%) Equities
9 1 (0.99%) SCADA
9 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.72%) Windows
2 17 (16.83%) Windows 8
3 14 (13.86%) Android
4 11 (10.89%) Windows 10
5 8 (7.92%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (5.94%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.98%) Linux
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.98%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.98%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (50.50%) MVVM
2 45 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (37.62%) TDD
4 22 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (21.78%) MVC
5 20 (19.80%) Wireframes
6 18 (17.82%) Scrum
7 17 (16.83%) OO
8 15 (14.85%) Migration
9 14 (13.86%) Asset Management
9 14 (13.86%) OOD
9 14 (13.86%) SDLC
10 13 (12.87%) BDD
10 13 (12.87%) Portfolio Management
11 12 (11.88%) Multithreading
11 12 (11.88%) Service Design
12 10 (9.90%) Regression Testing
13 9 (8.91%) OOP
14 8 (7.92%) Identity Management
14 8 (7.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (85.15%) C#
2 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.85%) SQL
4 8 (7.92%) ECMAScript
4 8 (7.92%) TypeScript
5 6 (5.94%) C++
6 5 (4.95%) Java
7 4 (3.96%) PHP
8 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.99%) C
9 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) Degree
3 1 (0.99%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.82%) DevExpress
3 10 (9.90%) Oracle
4 8 (7.92%) Apple
4 8 (7.92%) Xamarin
5 7 (6.93%) Adobe
6 4 (3.96%) IBM
6 4 (3.96%) Infragistics
6 4 (3.96%) Telerik
7 2 (1.98%) Apigee
City, London
Oscar
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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