The table below looks at the statistics for XMetaL 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 XMetaL over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JustSystems XMetaL
Rank - - 567
Contract jobs citing XMetaL 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - 0.004%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £344
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £344
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
XMetaL
UK

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

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5125 5589 6023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.85% 11.90% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3053 3182 3238
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 480 557 581
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.20 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.65 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.33%

XMetaL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XMetaL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

XMetaL Jobs Demand Trend in England

XMetaL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XMetaL Daily Rate Trend in England

XMetaL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

XMetaL Hourly Rate Trend in England

XMetaL
Top 17 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XMetaL 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 XMetaL.

1 6 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
1 6 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 6 (100.00%) RoboHelp
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) FrameMaker
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Content Management
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Information Architecture

XMetaL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XMetaL 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 XMetaL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 6 (100.00%) FrameMaker
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (100.00%) RoboHelp
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Author
1 6 (100.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Content Management
1 6 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft