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 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
XML
Rank 50 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing XML 1870 1750 2133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.03% 3.50% 4.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.88% 11.93% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1204 1097 1443
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £380 £368
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 34
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £22.96 £16.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.75 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
14523 14672 14155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.30% 29.31% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10112 10287 9822
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 237 164
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £18.94 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 5 December 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 5 December 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 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 +3 868 £450 - 154
South East +4 364 £375 -6.25% 89
North West -1 147 £376 -3.09% 45
East of England +14 97 £418 +4.37% 30
South West +16 91 £425 +5.59% 50
West Midlands -6 87 £388 -3.12% 30
East Midlands +12 72 £350 - 22
Yorkshire -15 72 £425 +6.25% 34
North East -12 64 £380 +12.59% 8
Midlands +1 2 £381 -
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 1644 (44.23%) SQL
2 1632 (43.91%) Java
3 1519 (40.87%) HTML
4 1487 (40.01%) Agile Software Development
5 1469 (39.52%) JavaScript
6 1223 (32.90%) Web Services
7 1102 (29.65%) CSS
8 1064 (28.63%) JSON
9 891 (23.97%) .NET
9 891 (23.97%) Oracle
10 871 (23.43%) C#
11 805 (21.66%) SQL Server
12 800 (21.52%) SOAP
13 702 (18.89%) REST
14 613 (16.49%) TDD
15 611 (16.44%) Scrum
16 574 (15.44%) Finance
17 570 (15.33%) Linux
18 569 (15.31%) jQuery
19 559 (15.04%) XSLT
20 557 (14.99%) Spring
21 546 (14.69%) MVC
22 535 (14.39%) Microsoft
23 494 (13.29%) Unix
24 476 (12.81%) Git (software)
25 440 (11.84%) ASP.NET
26 435 (11.70%) Windows
27 397 (10.68%) HTML5
28 381 (10.25%) Continuous Integration
29 380 (10.22%) RESTful

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
1 261 (7.02%) WebSphere
2 243 (6.54%) Tomcat
3 233 (6.27%) CMS
4 191 (5.14%) SharePoint
5 190 (5.11%) WebLogic
6 181 (4.87%) Apache
7 177 (4.76%) JBoss
8 153 (4.12%) IIS
9 151 (4.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 127 (3.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 127 (3.42%) Confluence
11 104 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
12 68 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
13 52 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
14 44 (1.18%) Apache Solr
15 43 (1.16%) Drupal
16 41 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
17 40 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
18 39 (1.05%) Mule
19 38 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 221 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.56%) MS Office
3 35 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 26 (0.70%) InfoPath
6 25 (0.67%) Photoshop
7 13 (0.35%) MS Project
7 13 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.19%) FrameMaker
9 7 (0.19%) PaintShop Pro
10 6 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.11%) Mingle
11 4 (0.11%) SPSS
12 3 (0.081%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.054%) Doxygen
13 2 (0.054%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.054%) Windchill
14 1 (0.027%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 70 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
3 42 (1.13%) Adobe Campaign
4 40 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
5 29 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
6 23 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 22 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
8 21 (0.56%) SAP HR
9 18 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
10 16 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
11 15 (0.40%) Magento
11 15 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
11 15 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
11 15 (0.40%) Unica
12 12 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
12 12 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
13 11 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
14 10 (0.27%) SAP ERP
15 9 (0.24%) Fredhopper
16 8 (0.22%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 159 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (2.15%) GitHub
4 56 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
5 51 (1.37%) Office 365
6 39 (1.05%) SaaS
7 35 (0.94%) PaaS
8 33 (0.89%) Amazon S3
9 26 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
10 24 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
11 22 (0.59%) IaaS
12 16 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
13 14 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
14 13 (0.35%) Boomi
14 13 (0.35%) Force.com
15 12 (0.32%) Google Analytics
16 11 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
17 10 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 10 (0.27%) Yammer
18 6 (0.16%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 253 (6.81%) HTTP
2 116 (3.12%) Internet
3 98 (2.64%) LDAP
4 59 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 46 (1.24%) SNMP
6 44 (1.18%) Firewall
7 40 (1.08%) SSL
8 39 (1.05%) HTTPS
9 36 (0.97%) DNS
10 34 (0.91%) FTP
11 33 (0.89%) LAN
12 31 (0.83%) Intranet
13 26 (0.70%) WAN
14 24 (0.65%) SMTP
15 21 (0.56%) Kerberos
16 18 (0.48%) AMQP
16 18 (0.48%) SAN
16 18 (0.48%) SMS
17 16 (0.43%) FCoE
17 16 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 805 (21.66%) SQL Server
2 261 (7.02%) MySQL
3 242 (6.51%) Relational Database
4 234 (6.30%) Oracle Database
5 200 (5.38%) MongoDB
6 162 (4.36%) NoSQL
7 143 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 130 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
9 117 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 114 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 107 (2.88%) DB2
12 95 (2.56%) Hadoop
13 91 (2.45%) Big Data
14 83 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
15 76 (2.04%) RDBMS
16 71 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
17 70 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
18 60 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
19 57 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
20 48 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 476 (12.81%) Git (software)
2 379 (10.20%) JIRA
3 330 (8.88%) Jenkins
4 317 (8.53%) Subversion
5 296 (7.96%) Selenium
6 269 (7.24%) Maven
7 259 (6.97%) JUnit
8 249 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 205 (5.52%) Visual Studio
10 191 (5.14%) Eclipse
11 190 (5.11%) Cucumber
12 136 (3.66%) Gradle
13 111 (2.99%) Ant
14 104 (2.80%) SoapUI
15 98 (2.64%) IntelliJ
16 95 (2.56%) WebDriver
17 89 (2.39%) TeamCity
18 76 (2.04%) Mockito
19 69 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 59 (1.59%) NUnit
General
1 574 (15.44%) Finance
2 253 (6.81%) Banking
3 167 (4.49%) Retail
4 131 (3.52%) Marketing
5 101 (2.72%) Publishing
6 86 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 62 (1.67%) Investment Banking
8 57 (1.53%) Back Office
9 51 (1.37%) Advertising
10 50 (1.35%) Front Office
11 40 (1.08%) Manufacturing
12 38 (1.02%) Legal
13 34 (0.91%) Financial Institution
14 29 (0.78%) Games
15 23 (0.62%) Electronics
16 19 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (0.46%) Law
18 16 (0.43%) Automotive
19 12 (0.32%) Aerospace
20 11 (0.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2182 (58.70%) Developer
2 625 (16.81%) Java Developer
3 384 (10.33%) Analyst
4 352 (9.47%) .NET Developer
5 306 (8.23%) Architect
6 231 (6.21%) Senior Developer
7 219 (5.89%) C# Developer
8 200 (5.38%) Consultant
9 165 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
10 123 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
11 120 (3.23%) Test Analyst
12 113 (3.04%) XML Developer
13 112 (3.01%) SQL Developer
14 108 (2.91%) ServiceNow Developer
15 101 (2.72%) Software Developer
16 100 (2.69%) Senior Java Developer
17 97 (2.61%) Business Analyst
17 97 (2.61%) Software Engineer
18 92 (2.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 92 (2.48%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1519 (40.87%) HTML
2 1223 (32.90%) Web Services
3 1102 (29.65%) CSS
4 1064 (28.63%) JSON
5 891 (23.97%) .NET
6 800 (21.52%) SOAP
7 702 (18.89%) REST
8 569 (15.31%) jQuery
9 559 (15.04%) XSLT
10 557 (14.99%) Spring
11 440 (11.84%) ASP.NET
12 397 (10.68%) HTML5
13 380 (10.22%) RESTful
14 361 (9.71%) J2EE
15 345 (9.28%) AngularJS
16 344 (9.25%) Ajax
17 285 (7.67%) JSP
18 275 (7.40%) Hibernate
19 268 (7.21%) XSD
20 262 (7.05%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 295 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 162 (4.36%) User Experience
3 151 (4.06%) Computer Science
4 104 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
5 84 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 65 (1.75%) Data Integration
7 64 (1.72%) Fixed Income
7 64 (1.72%) N-Tier
8 51 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 50 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 46 (1.24%) CMDB
11 43 (1.16%) Algorithms
12 42 (1.13%) Data Structures
13 40 (1.08%) Client/Server
14 39 (1.05%) Derivative
15 33 (0.89%) Mathematics
15 33 (0.89%) Reference Data
16 32 (0.86%) DataPower
17 31 (0.83%) iPhone
17 31 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 570 (15.33%) Linux
2 494 (13.29%) Unix
3 435 (11.70%) Windows
4 122 (3.28%) Android
5 112 (3.01%) Apple iOS
6 60 (1.61%) Windows Server
7 57 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 50 (1.35%) AIX
9 44 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (1.10%) Solaris
11 33 (0.89%) Ubuntu
12 23 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (0.46%) CentOS
13 17 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (0.38%) HPUX
15 12 (0.32%) Mac OS X
16 11 (0.30%) Windows 7
17 7 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.11%) Debian
18 4 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1487 (40.01%) Agile Software Development
2 613 (16.49%) TDD
3 611 (16.44%) Scrum
4 546 (14.69%) MVC
5 381 (10.25%) Continuous Integration
6 377 (10.14%) OO
7 376 (10.12%) SOA
8 318 (8.56%) BDD
9 304 (8.18%) SDLC
10 282 (7.59%) Web Development
11 273 (7.34%) Software Engineering
11 273 (7.34%) Unit Testing
12 215 (5.78%) E-Commerce
13 204 (5.49%) Data Modelling
14 200 (5.38%) DevOps
15 195 (5.25%) Open Source
15 195 (5.25%) Workflow
16 192 (5.17%) UML
17 173 (4.65%) ETL
18 169 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1644 (44.23%) SQL
2 1632 (43.91%) Java
3 1469 (39.52%) JavaScript
4 871 (23.43%) C#
5 257 (6.91%) PL/SQL
6 252 (6.78%) Python
7 243 (6.54%) PHP
8 216 (5.81%) T-SQL
9 163 (4.39%) C++
10 153 (4.12%) Shell Script
11 144 (3.87%) VB.NET
12 143 (3.85%) Perl
13 142 (3.82%) XPath
14 122 (3.28%) Scala
15 103 (2.77%) C
16 102 (2.74%) VB
17 101 (2.72%) Ruby
18 98 (2.64%) PowerShell
19 76 (2.04%) Groovy
20 54 (1.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 299 (8.04%) Security Cleared
2 295 (7.94%) Degree
3 187 (5.03%) SC Cleared
4 73 (1.96%) ISEB
5 63 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 52 (1.40%) ISTQB
7 47 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 33 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 27 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (0.35%) Sun Certification
11 11 (0.30%) PMP
12 10 (0.27%) CCNP
12 10 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (0.27%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.22%) MCITP
14 6 (0.16%) Siebel Certification
15 5 (0.13%) HND
16 4 (0.11%) MBA
16 4 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 3 (0.081%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 259 (6.97%) QA
2 37 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 33 (0.89%) Data Quality
4 20 (0.54%) SLA
5 19 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.51%) SDET
6 18 (0.48%) MiFID
7 17 (0.46%) FATCA
8 14 (0.38%) EMIR
9 9 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
9 9 (0.24%) SEPA
10 8 (0.22%) ISO20022
11 6 (0.16%) Dublin Core
11 6 (0.16%) HL7
12 5 (0.13%) PA-DSS
13 4 (0.11%) Basel III
13 4 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.081%) ISO 9001
15 2 (0.054%) Basel II
15 2 (0.054%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 137 (3.69%) Docker
2 63 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 34 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
5 19 (0.51%) KVM
6 18 (0.48%) Xen
7 17 (0.46%) Hyper-V
8 16 (0.43%) NFS
8 16 (0.43%) SRDF
9 13 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (0.27%) NDS
11 9 (0.24%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 5 (0.13%) HDFS
12 5 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.11%) Shibboleth
13 4 (0.11%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.081%) LXC
14 3 (0.081%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.054%) IAG
15 2 (0.054%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 78 (2.10%) Puppet
2 35 (0.94%) Ansible
3 34 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
4 33 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (0.56%) Control-M
6 14 (0.38%) SCOM
7 13 (0.35%) SCCM
8 11 (0.30%) MOM
9 10 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
10 8 (0.22%) OpenAM
10 8 (0.22%) TeamSite
11 7 (0.19%) CloudHub
11 7 (0.19%) Kubernetes
11 7 (0.19%) Nagios
11 7 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (0.19%) yum
12 6 (0.16%) CA Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.13%) Kibana
13 5 (0.13%) logstash
13 5 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 891 (23.97%) Oracle
2 535 (14.39%) Microsoft
3 251 (6.75%) IBM
4 194 (5.22%) Adobe
5 132 (3.55%) ServiceNow
6 118 (3.17%) SAP
7 78 (2.10%) Sybase
8 77 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
9 72 (1.94%) HP
10 71 (1.91%) Sitecore
11 68 (1.83%) MuleSoft
12 62 (1.67%) Google
13 58 (1.56%) Red Hat
14 52 (1.40%) Informatica
14 52 (1.40%) TIBCO
15 45 (1.21%) Atlassian
15 45 (1.21%) webMethods
16 43 (1.16%) Splunk
17 41 (1.10%) VMware
17 41 (1.10%) Zend
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 350
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: ££competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £425 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + potential extension
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Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
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Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
LA International
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £470 - £560 per day + 6 Month Contract
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Hertford, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
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Durham, County Durham
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £349 - £411 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £350 to £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
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