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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 44 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Contract jobs citing XML 7 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 2.90% 6.76% 5.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.42% 62.50% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Median daily rate £320 £328 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £322 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £344 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
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
38 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 15.77% 10.81% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 5 19
Median daily rate £305 £328 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% -5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £320 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £350 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 29 September 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 24 (80.00%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
3 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (43.33%) Perl
5 13 (43.33%) PHP
5 13 (43.33%) Python
5 13 (43.33%) HP
6 12 (40.00%) Unix
6 12 (40.00%) Linux
7 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
8 10 (33.33%) Windows
8 10 (33.33%) DNS
9 9 (30.00%) SSL
9 9 (30.00%) .NET
9 9 (30.00%) C#
9 9 (30.00%) Java
9 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
10 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
10 8 (26.67%) JSON
10 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
10 8 (26.67%) AIX
10 8 (26.67%) HPUX
10 8 (26.67%) Solaris
10 8 (26.67%) ITIL
10 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
11 7 (23.33%) MCSE
11 7 (23.33%) IIS
11 7 (23.33%) HTML

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 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (23.33%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) OpenStack
4 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 3 (10.00%) lighttpd
4 3 (10.00%) nginx
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 9 (30.00%) SSL
3 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.33%) Firewall
4 4 (13.33%) FTP
4 4 (13.33%) HTTP
4 4 (13.33%) Kerberos
4 4 (13.33%) LDAP
4 4 (13.33%) SMTP
4 4 (13.33%) SNMP
4 4 (13.33%) SSH
5 3 (10.00%) DHCP
5 3 (10.00%) IPv4
5 3 (10.00%) IPv6
5 3 (10.00%) Network Security
6 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) French Language
1 2 (6.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) SharePoint Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Collaboration Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) JSON
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (13.33%) Regular Expression
6 3 (10.00%) Django
6 3 (10.00%) LAMP
6 3 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (10.00%) Laravel
6 3 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (6.67%) jQuery
7 2 (6.67%) Middleware
8 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Structures
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.00%) PKI
4 3 (10.00%) Replication
5 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
1 12 (40.00%) Unix
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (26.67%) AIX
3 8 (26.67%) HPUX
3 8 (26.67%) Solaris
4 4 (13.33%) Debian
4 4 (13.33%) SUSE
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
1 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
2 7 (23.33%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Release Management
4 4 (13.33%) High Availability
5 3 (10.00%) Network Design
5 3 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) Escalation Management
6 2 (6.67%) Software Distribution
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (3.33%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.33%) Records Management
7 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (43.33%) Perl
3 13 (43.33%) PHP
3 13 (43.33%) Python
4 9 (30.00%) C#
4 9 (30.00%) Java
4 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) VB6
6 1 (3.33%) VBA
6 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) MCSE
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (20.00%) MCSD
5 4 (13.33%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Cacti
1 3 (10.00%) Munin
1 3 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (6.67%) OVPA
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) HP
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) ILOG
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Nintex