The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 54 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 1832 1942 2024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.71% 3.94% 4.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.18% 14.44% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1177 1282
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 32 35
Median hourly rate £32.20 £31.85 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% -17.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £19.00 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.65 £45.35 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £40.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year
-20.25% +0.94%
XML
UK

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
13900 13451 13188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.18% 27.29% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9960 8981 8882
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 179 160
Median hourly rate £31.90 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.72 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in England

XML
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in England

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in England

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in England

XML
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

XML Hourly Rate Histogram in England

XML
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 XML within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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 -8 798 £475 +11.76% 197
South East -4 406 £400 +6.66% 106
North West +27 164 £400 +6.66% 59
West Midlands +3 104 £403 -5.29% 38
South West 0 102 £400 +6.66% 46
East of England -15 94 £400 - 37
Yorkshire -1 86 £400 +10.34% 44
East Midlands -4 38 £413 +11.48% 18
North East -42 32 £328 -12.08% 12
Midlands -8 3 £450 -10.00% 2
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML 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 XML.

1 1562 (43.99%) Java
2 1454 (40.95%) SQL
3 1356 (38.19%) Agile Software Development
4 1348 (37.96%) JavaScript
5 1289 (36.30%) HTML
6 1214 (34.19%) Web Services
7 995 (28.02%) Oracle
8 977 (27.51%) CSS
9 875 (24.64%) SOAP
10 804 (22.64%) JSON
11 728 (20.50%) .NET
12 692 (19.49%) SQL Server
13 675 (19.01%) C#
14 663 (18.67%) Finance
15 658 (18.53%) REST
16 556 (15.66%) Linux
17 534 (15.04%) Spring
18 517 (14.56%) Scrum
19 512 (14.42%) TDD
20 494 (13.91%) jQuery
21 481 (13.55%) Unix
22 479 (13.49%) SOA
23 458 (12.90%) Microsoft
24 435 (12.25%) XSLT
25 421 (11.86%) OO
26 390 (10.98%) J2EE
27 385 (10.84%) MVC
28 382 (10.76%) Windows
29 376 (10.59%) Subversion
30 371 (10.45%) HTML5

XML
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
1 240 (6.76%) Tomcat
2 226 (6.36%) WebSphere
3 216 (6.08%) JBoss
4 213 (6.00%) WebLogic
5 212 (5.97%) Apache
6 172 (4.84%) IIS
7 154 (4.34%) CMS
8 127 (3.58%) SharePoint
9 110 (3.10%) Node.js
10 105 (2.96%) Confluence
11 71 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
12 60 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
13 57 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
14 44 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 39 (1.10%) Jetty
16 36 (1.01%) nginx
17 34 (0.96%) Mule
17 34 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
18 33 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
18 33 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 217 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 125 (3.52%) MS Office
3 55 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 52 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 23 (0.65%) MS Project
6 22 (0.62%) InfoPath
6 22 (0.62%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.17%) LaTeX
9 5 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.11%) SPSS
11 3 (0.084%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.084%) PTC Creo
11 3 (0.084%) Siemens NX
12 2 (0.056%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.056%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.056%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 2 (0.056%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 39 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 35 (0.99%) Magento
4 29 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 27 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
6 26 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 25 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
8 21 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
9 18 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
10 17 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
11 14 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
12 9 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
12 9 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
12 9 (0.25%) Teamcenter
13 8 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
13 8 (0.23%) OpenText Process Suite
13 8 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
13 8 (0.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 7 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
14 7 (0.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 116 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (1.41%) GitHub
4 34 (0.96%) SaaS
5 29 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (0.54%) Force.com
7 17 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (0.39%) Boomi
9 13 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
10 10 (0.28%) Google Analytics
10 10 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.25%) Google App Engine
11 9 (0.25%) Office 365
11 9 (0.25%) PaaS
12 6 (0.17%) Google Play
12 6 (0.17%) IaaS
13 4 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.11%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 317 (8.93%) HTTP
2 93 (2.62%) SSL
2 93 (2.62%) TCP/IP
3 86 (2.42%) Internet
4 61 (1.72%) DNS
5 51 (1.44%) LDAP
6 46 (1.30%) Firewall
7 37 (1.04%) HTTPS
7 37 (1.04%) VPN
8 35 (0.99%) FTP
9 30 (0.84%) Intranet
10 26 (0.73%) SAN
11 24 (0.68%) SNMP
12 22 (0.62%) DHCP
13 18 (0.51%) IPsec
14 17 (0.48%) SMTP
15 16 (0.45%) LAN
16 15 (0.42%) WAN
17 14 (0.39%) BGP
18 12 (0.34%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 692 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 294 (8.28%) Oracle Database
3 246 (6.93%) Relational Database
4 244 (6.87%) MySQL
5 153 (4.31%) NoSQL
6 132 (3.72%) MongoDB
7 109 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 107 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 105 (2.96%) RDBMS
10 103 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 103 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 101 (2.84%) DB2
12 97 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
13 95 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
14 78 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
15 71 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
16 67 (1.89%) Hadoop
17 63 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
18 57 (1.61%) Big Data
19 49 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 376 (10.59%) Subversion
2 368 (10.36%) Git (software)
3 339 (9.55%) JIRA
4 293 (8.25%) Maven
5 291 (8.19%) JUnit
6 252 (7.10%) Jenkins
7 235 (6.62%) Selenium
8 205 (5.77%) Eclipse
9 200 (5.63%) Visual Studio
10 187 (5.27%) Cucumber
11 185 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 175 (4.93%) SoapUI
13 134 (3.77%) Ant
14 79 (2.22%) Mockito
15 70 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
16 66 (1.86%) WebDriver
17 60 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 51 (1.44%) IntelliJ
19 49 (1.38%) ClearCase
19 49 (1.38%) Toad
General
1 663 (18.67%) Finance
2 331 (9.32%) Banking
3 115 (3.24%) Retail
4 105 (2.96%) Marketing
5 101 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 81 (2.28%) Investment Banking
7 73 (2.06%) Front Office
8 54 (1.52%) Publishing
9 50 (1.41%) Manufacturing
10 42 (1.18%) Back Office
11 35 (0.99%) Legal
12 30 (0.84%) Electronics
13 28 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
14 27 (0.76%) Games
14 27 (0.76%) Law
15 25 (0.70%) Advertising
16 24 (0.68%) Financial Institution
17 17 (0.48%) Billing
17 17 (0.48%) Retail Banking
18 15 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2048 (57.67%) Developer
2 646 (18.19%) Java Developer
3 340 (9.57%) Analyst
4 304 (8.56%) Architect
5 284 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 231 (6.51%) Senior Developer
7 201 (5.66%) C# Developer
8 161 (4.53%) SQL Developer
9 149 (4.20%) Consultant
10 141 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
10 141 (3.97%) Test Analyst
11 119 (3.35%) Senior Java Developer
12 116 (3.27%) Oracle Developer
13 114 (3.21%) XML Developer
14 109 (3.07%) JavaScript Developer
15 106 (2.99%) Web Developer
16 95 (2.68%) Tester
17 89 (2.51%) Agile Developer
18 87 (2.45%) ASP.NET Developer
18 87 (2.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1289 (36.30%) HTML
2 1214 (34.19%) Web Services
3 977 (27.51%) CSS
4 875 (24.64%) SOAP
5 804 (22.64%) JSON
6 728 (20.50%) .NET
7 658 (18.53%) REST
8 534 (15.04%) Spring
9 494 (13.91%) jQuery
10 435 (12.25%) XSLT
11 390 (10.98%) J2EE
12 371 (10.45%) HTML5
13 347 (9.77%) XSD
14 329 (9.26%) Ajax
15 316 (8.90%) ASP.NET
16 305 (8.59%) RESTful
17 273 (7.69%) AngularJS
18 249 (7.01%) Hibernate
19 236 (6.65%) JSP
20 231 (6.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 254 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (3.97%) Computer Science
3 117 (3.29%) User Experience
4 86 (2.42%) Mobile App
5 85 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
6 81 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 66 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 58 (1.63%) Derivative
9 51 (1.44%) Algorithms
10 50 (1.41%) Data Integration
11 44 (1.24%) Fixed Income
12 38 (1.07%) Cryptography
13 37 (1.04%) Data Centre
14 34 (0.96%) Equities
15 32 (0.90%) N-Tier
16 31 (0.87%) iPad
17 29 (0.82%) Data Structures
17 29 (0.82%) PKI
18 26 (0.73%) SWIFT
19 25 (0.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 556 (15.66%) Linux
2 481 (13.55%) Unix
3 382 (10.76%) Windows
4 87 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 80 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 79 (2.22%) Windows Server
7 75 (2.11%) Android
8 41 (1.15%) Solaris
9 25 (0.70%) AIX
10 20 (0.56%) Ubuntu
11 16 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.37%) Windows 7
13 12 (0.34%) CentOS
13 12 (0.34%) zOS
14 11 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (0.25%) SUSE
15 9 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.23%) Debian
16 8 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1356 (38.19%) Agile Software Development
2 517 (14.56%) Scrum
3 512 (14.42%) TDD
4 479 (13.49%) SOA
5 421 (11.86%) OO
6 385 (10.84%) MVC
7 347 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
8 316 (8.90%) Web Development
9 292 (8.22%) SDLC
10 239 (6.73%) Data Modelling
11 228 (6.42%) Software Engineering
12 221 (6.22%) BDD
12 221 (6.22%) Open Source
13 215 (6.05%) Unit Testing
14 213 (6.00%) UML
15 197 (5.55%) Migration
16 188 (5.29%) E-Commerce
17 187 (5.27%) Workflow
18 183 (5.15%) ITIL
19 176 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1562 (43.99%) Java
2 1454 (40.95%) SQL
3 1348 (37.96%) JavaScript
4 675 (19.01%) C#
5 343 (9.66%) PL/SQL
6 283 (7.97%) PHP
7 200 (5.63%) C++
8 189 (5.32%) T-SQL
9 177 (4.98%) Python
10 137 (3.86%) Shell Script
11 135 (3.80%) VB
12 131 (3.69%) C
13 112 (3.15%) VB.NET
14 111 (3.13%) PowerShell
15 109 (3.07%) Scala
16 107 (3.01%) Perl
17 99 (2.79%) Ruby
18 91 (2.56%) VBScript
19 82 (2.31%) XPath
20 54 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 348 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 267 (7.52%) Degree
3 230 (6.48%) SC Cleared
4 92 (2.59%) ISEB
5 73 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 70 (1.97%) ISTQB
7 46 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 43 (1.21%) DV Cleared
8 43 (1.21%) MCSD
9 29 (0.82%) MCSE
10 24 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
11 21 (0.59%) MCITP
12 17 (0.48%) BC Cleared
12 17 (0.48%) MCTS
13 15 (0.42%) MCSA
14 14 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
14 14 (0.39%) MCAD
14 14 (0.39%) PMI Certification
14 14 (0.39%) Sun Certification
15 10 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (5.10%) QA
2 48 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 27 (0.76%) HL7
3 27 (0.76%) SLA
4 18 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
5 14 (0.39%) ISO20022
5 14 (0.39%) MiFID
6 11 (0.31%) SEPA
7 10 (0.28%) Dublin Core
8 8 (0.23%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
10 6 (0.17%) COBIT
10 6 (0.17%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.14%) WCAG
12 4 (0.11%) DICOM
12 4 (0.11%) EMIR
12 4 (0.11%) FIPS 140-2
13 3 (0.084%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.084%) ISO15022
13 3 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 67 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (1.83%) Docker
4 36 (1.01%) Xen
5 35 (0.99%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.51%) KVM
7 14 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.28%) NFS
9 9 (0.25%) SRDF
10 6 (0.17%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.084%) Firmware
12 3 (0.084%) vCloud
12 3 (0.084%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.056%) Varnish
13 2 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.056%) vSphere
13 2 (0.056%) XenServer
14 1 (0.028%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 1 (0.028%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 82 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
2 80 (2.25%) Puppet
3 28 (0.79%) Nagios
4 26 (0.73%) Ansible
5 25 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (0.62%) SCCM
7 19 (0.54%) Control-M
8 16 (0.45%) HP SiteScope
9 11 (0.31%) SCOM
9 11 (0.31%) yum
10 10 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (0.20%) Kibana
12 6 (0.17%) OpenAM
13 5 (0.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 4 (0.11%) MAILsweeper
14 4 (0.11%) Salt
14 4 (0.11%) TeamSite
14 4 (0.11%) Terraform
14 4 (0.11%) TIBCO Hawk
14 4 (0.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 995 (28.02%) Oracle
2 458 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 250 (7.04%) IBM
4 126 (3.55%) HP
5 103 (2.90%) ServiceNow
6 88 (2.48%) SAP
7 82 (2.31%) VMware
8 72 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
9 68 (1.91%) Google
10 66 (1.86%) Sybase
11 59 (1.66%) webMethods
12 57 (1.61%) TIBCO
13 55 (1.55%) Red Hat
14 53 (1.49%) Adobe
15 51 (1.44%) Informatica
16 50 (1.41%) hybris
17 38 (1.07%) Talend
18 33 (0.93%) ATG
18 33 (0.93%) WSO2
19 32 (0.90%) Splunk
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £580 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £480 to £485 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JM
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Intelletec
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified NEG
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Robert Half
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Talent International
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300.00 - £301 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300.00 - £301 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £13.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
South East
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago