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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altova XMLSpy
Rank 575 563 515
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -48
Contract jobs citing XMLSpy 4 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.006% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.062% 0.048% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
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- £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
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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
6461 6199 4904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.77% 12.51% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4186 4044 3171
Average daily rate £400 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 124 131
Average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +2.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.50 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.90 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.15 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +0.92%

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
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 4 May 2015. 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
South East -11 2 - -
London +5 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
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XMLSpy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) SOAP
1 6 (66.67%) UML
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) XSD
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) DB2
3 4 (44.44%) JUnit
3 4 (44.44%) WSDL
3 4 (44.44%) webMethods
3 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
3 4 (44.44%) Software AG
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) RESTful
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (22.22%) ERwin
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) JDBC
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) JMS
5 1 (11.11%) EAI
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

XMLSpy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) OLTP
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) ERwin
3 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) webMethods Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modeller
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) XSD
3 4 (44.44%) WSDL
4 2 (22.22%) RESTful
4 2 (22.22%) JDBC
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) EAI
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Metadata Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) webMethods
1 4 (44.44%) Software AG
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle