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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altova XMLSpy
Rank 577 527 559
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +32
Contract jobs citing XMLSpy 5 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.037% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.075% 0.31% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 9
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£475 £425 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -17.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - £481
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
6699 5798 5954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.77% 12.02% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4487 3845 3349
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £284 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 116 207
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

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 September 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 September 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 -7 3 £625 +47.05%
East of England - - - -
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XMLSpy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 6 (100.00%) XSLT
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) webMethods
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) XSD
4 3 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) Software AG
4 3 (50.00%) JMS
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Derivative
5 2 (33.33%) SWIFT
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) Altova
5 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
5 2 (33.33%) Market Risk
5 2 (33.33%) XPath
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (33.33%) FpML
6 1 (16.67%) Back Office
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) WSDL
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing

XMLSpy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
1 3 (50.00%) SOA Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
2 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) FpML
3 2 (33.33%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) WSDL
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Derivative
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 2 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 2 (33.33%) SWIFT
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) webMethods
2 3 (50.00%) Software AG
3 2 (33.33%) Altova
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft