The table below looks at the statistics for XMLSpy 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 XMLSpy over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altova XMLSpy
Rank 578 542 560
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +18
Contract jobs citing XMLSpy 5 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.031% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.075% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
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£475 £488 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -4.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £181 £450
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -59.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6628 5826 5876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.01% 11.97% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4308 3809 3419
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 122 202
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £52.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

XMLSpy
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

XMLSpy Jobs Demand Trend in England

XMLSpy
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XMLSpy Daily Rate Trend in England

XMLSpy
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XMLSpy across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

XMLSpy Daily Rate Histogram in England

XMLSpy
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

XMLSpy Hourly Rate Trend in England

XMLSpy
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 XMLSpy within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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 +8 3 £625 +25.00%
East of England - - - -
XMLSpy
UK

XMLSpy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XMLSpy 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 XMLSpy.

1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
2 6 (75.00%) SOA
3 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) webMethods
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) XSD
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) UML
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Software AG
4 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) JMS
4 3 (37.50%) XPath
5 2 (25.00%) Derivative
5 2 (25.00%) Altova
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (25.00%) WSDL
5 2 (25.00%) FpML
5 2 (25.00%) Middleware
5 2 (25.00%) SWIFT
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
5 2 (25.00%) Market Risk
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

XMLSpy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XMLSpy 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 XMLSpy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
1 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
2 3 (37.50%) SOA Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Messaging Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSD
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) WSDL
4 2 (25.00%) FpML
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) OLE DB
5 1 (12.50%) EDI
5 1 (12.50%) ODBC
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Derivative
1 2 (25.00%) SWIFT
1 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (25.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) XPath
2 1 (12.50%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) webMethods
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Software AG
3 2 (25.00%) Altova
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle