The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 43 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Contract jobs citing XML 23 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 5.20% 8.14% 4.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.98% 63.64% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 5
Median daily rate £311 £341 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +4.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £328 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £384 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £36.23 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% -9.43%
XML
Renfrewshire

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 Erskine region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 13.35% 12.79% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 17
Median daily rate £300 £341 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.96% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £325 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £393 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine 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 Erskine

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Erskine region with a requirement for XML.

1 21 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 19 (54.29%) C#
3 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (51.43%) Security Cleared
4 17 (48.57%) SC Cleared
4 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) Windows
5 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 14 (40.00%) .NET
6 14 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 13 (37.14%) SharePoint
7 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
8 12 (34.29%) IIS
8 12 (34.29%) Migration
9 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (31.43%) CSS
9 11 (31.43%) MCSE
9 11 (31.43%) HP
9 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (28.57%) DNS
11 9 (25.71%) SSL
12 8 (22.86%) Python
12 8 (22.86%) VBScript
12 8 (22.86%) Perl
12 8 (22.86%) PHP
12 8 (22.86%) High Availability
13 7 (20.00%) OpenStack
13 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (20.00%) WinForms

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 13 (37.14%) SharePoint
2 12 (34.29%) IIS
3 7 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (17.14%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (8.57%) Apache
5 3 (8.57%) lighttpd
5 3 (8.57%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 9 (25.71%) SSL
3 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) Firewall
4 4 (11.43%) FTP
4 4 (11.43%) HTTP
4 4 (11.43%) Kerberos
4 4 (11.43%) LDAP
4 4 (11.43%) SMTP
4 4 (11.43%) SNMP
4 4 (11.43%) SSH
5 3 (8.57%) DHCP
5 3 (8.57%) IPv4
5 3 (8.57%) IPv6
5 3 (8.57%) Network Security
6 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (20.00%) MSI
4 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) SharePoint Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Development Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Collaboration Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (2.86%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) CSS
3 7 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) WinForms
3 7 (20.00%) WPF
3 7 (20.00%) XSD
4 6 (17.14%) jQuery
4 6 (17.14%) XSLT
5 4 (11.43%) Regular Expression
6 3 (8.57%) Django
6 3 (8.57%) JSON
6 3 (8.57%) LAMP
6 3 (8.57%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (8.57%) Laravel
6 3 (8.57%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (5.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) PKI
4 3 (8.57%) Replication
5 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Unix
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) Debian
5 4 (11.43%) SUSE
6 3 (8.57%) AIX
6 3 (8.57%) HPUX
6 3 (8.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Migration
2 8 (22.86%) High Availability
3 5 (14.29%) Change Management
3 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 5 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Web Development
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) Records Management
4 4 (11.43%) Workflow
5 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.57%) Network Design
5 3 (8.57%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Release Management
5 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.71%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 19 (54.29%) C#
3 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
4 17 (48.57%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) Perl
5 8 (22.86%) PHP
5 8 (22.86%) Python
5 8 (22.86%) VBScript
6 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (5.71%) C
7 2 (5.71%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) COBOL
7 2 (5.71%) PL/1
7 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Security Cleared
2 17 (48.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (31.43%) MCSE
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (17.14%) Degree
4 6 (17.14%) MCSD
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Cacti
1 3 (8.57%) Munin
1 3 (8.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) HP
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Nintex
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle