The table below looks at the statistics for XAML 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 XAML over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 506 534 502
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -32
Contract jobs citing XAML 74 46 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.100% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.26% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 17 40
Average daily rate £450 £490 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.16% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £649 £610 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £47.83 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+36.65% -
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
18269 17447 16616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.71% 37.85% 37.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12545 11749 10607
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 400 451
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.42 £19.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XAML across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +22 43 £550 -3.50% 9
North West -2 17 £338 -1.81%
South East -3 13 £380 - 2
East of England - 1 - -
XAML
UK

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XAML 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 XAML.

1 100 (74.63%) .NET
2 99 (73.88%) C#
3 77 (57.46%) WPF
4 66 (49.25%) SQL Server
5 52 (38.81%) Visual Studio
6 50 (37.31%) Silverlight
7 47 (35.07%) JavaScript
7 47 (35.07%) Finance
8 46 (34.33%) HTML
8 46 (34.33%) MVVM
9 44 (32.84%) Microsoft
10 38 (28.36%) WCF
11 37 (27.61%) HTML5
11 37 (27.61%) SQL
11 37 (27.61%) CSS
12 34 (25.37%) User Experience
13 31 (23.13%) .NET Framework
14 30 (22.39%) Web Development
14 30 (22.39%) Git (software)
15 29 (21.64%) Front Office
16 28 (20.90%) Unit Testing
17 27 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (20.15%) Windows
18 26 (19.40%) NUnit
18 26 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (18.66%) AngularJS
20 24 (17.91%) Multithreading
20 24 (17.91%) JSON
20 24 (17.91%) Banking
21 21 (15.67%) TDD

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XAML 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 XAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (10.45%) Node.js
2 4 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.49%) IIS
5 1 (0.75%) Apache
5 1 (0.75%) CMS
5 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.75%) nginx
5 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (11.94%) Adobe Illustrator
1 16 (11.94%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.73%) RMDS
2 4 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.49%) ION MarketView
3 2 (1.49%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.99%) IaaS
2 4 (2.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.19%) HTTP
2 4 (2.99%) CTI
3 1 (0.75%) 4G
3 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (49.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.21%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.46%) RDBMS
3 10 (7.46%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (5.22%) Big Data
4 7 (5.22%) HBase
5 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.49%) MS Access
6 2 (1.49%) SQLite
7 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (38.81%) Visual Studio
2 30 (22.39%) Git (software)
3 26 (19.40%) NUnit
3 26 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (13.43%) Subversion
5 11 (8.21%) WebStorm
6 9 (6.72%) TeamCity
7 8 (5.97%) MSBuild
8 6 (4.48%) MSTest
9 5 (3.73%) SpecFlow
10 4 (2.99%) Moq
11 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.49%) Fiddler
12 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Blend
12 2 (1.49%) NCrunch
12 2 (1.49%) ReSharper
12 2 (1.49%) StyleCop
13 1 (0.75%) Ant
13 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.75%) Maven
General
1 47 (35.07%) Finance
2 29 (21.64%) Front Office
3 24 (17.91%) Banking
4 17 (12.69%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.99%) Back Office
6 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.49%) Games
7 2 (1.49%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.75%) Advertising
8 1 (0.75%) Local Government
8 1 (0.75%) Retail
8 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (84.33%) Developer
2 64 (47.76%) C# Developer
3 58 (43.28%) .NET Developer
4 41 (30.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (22.39%) WPF Developer
6 29 (21.64%) XAML Developer
7 17 (12.69%) C# WPF Developer
8 16 (11.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 14 (10.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (10.45%) UX Developer
10 13 (9.70%) Senior Developer
10 13 (9.70%) Silverlight Developer
10 13 (9.70%) UI Developer
11 12 (8.96%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (8.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (8.21%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (8.21%) SQL Developer
12 11 (8.21%) XML Developer
13 9 (6.72%) VB.NET Developer
13 9 (6.72%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (74.63%) .NET
2 77 (57.46%) WPF
3 50 (37.31%) Silverlight
4 46 (34.33%) HTML
5 38 (28.36%) WCF
6 37 (27.61%) CSS
6 37 (27.61%) HTML5
7 31 (23.13%) .NET Framework
8 25 (18.66%) AngularJS
9 24 (17.91%) JSON
10 21 (15.67%) ASP.NET
11 20 (14.93%) XML
12 19 (14.18%) Entity Framework
13 16 (11.94%) LINQ
14 14 (10.45%) React
14 14 (10.45%) Unity DI Container
15 13 (9.70%) Reactive Extensions
16 11 (8.21%) ADO.NET
16 11 (8.21%) SOAP
16 11 (8.21%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.37%) User Experience
2 16 (11.94%) Fixed Income
2 16 (11.94%) Visualisation
3 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.72%) Clustering
5 8 (5.97%) N-Tier
6 7 (5.22%) Swaptions
7 6 (4.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.99%) Derivative
8 4 (2.99%) Fintech
8 4 (2.99%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.49%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.49%) Equities
10 2 (1.49%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.49%) Life Science
10 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.49%) RIA
11 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.15%) Windows
2 19 (14.18%) Linux
3 18 (13.43%) Unix
4 15 (11.19%) Mac OS X
5 8 (5.97%) Windows Phone
6 5 (3.73%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.99%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.49%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.75%) Android
9 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.75%) CentOS
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.75%) Solaris
9 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.33%) MVVM
2 30 (22.39%) Web Development
3 28 (20.90%) Unit Testing
4 27 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (17.91%) Multithreading
6 21 (15.67%) Front End Development
6 21 (15.67%) TDD
7 19 (14.18%) MVC
8 16 (11.94%) OO
9 15 (11.19%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (10.45%) Web Design
11 13 (9.70%) BDD
11 13 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (8.96%) Software Engineering
13 9 (6.72%) Release Management
14 8 (5.97%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (5.97%) SOA
15 7 (5.22%) Risk Management
15 7 (5.22%) Scrum
16 6 (4.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 99 (73.88%) C#
2 47 (35.07%) JavaScript
3 37 (27.61%) SQL
4 17 (12.69%) Ruby
5 16 (11.94%) PowerShell
5 16 (11.94%) Python
5 16 (11.94%) Scala
6 13 (9.70%) VB.NET
7 10 (7.46%) C++
8 9 (6.72%) PL/SQL
9 8 (5.97%) Java
10 5 (3.73%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.49%) C
11 2 (1.49%) VB
11 2 (1.49%) VBA
12 1 (0.75%) Erlang
12 1 (0.75%) F#
12 1 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (9.70%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.96%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) BladeLogic
1 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.93%) Oracle
3 17 (12.69%) Telerik
4 12 (8.96%) Adobe
5 5 (3.73%) ION Trading
5 5 (3.73%) Reuters
5 5 (3.73%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.99%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.49%) Intergraph
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.75%) Tableau
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