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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 22 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing XML 21 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 7.61% 8.14% 4.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.50% 70.00% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 7
Median daily rate £315 £341 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.49% +4.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £328 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £384 £346
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 £43.00 £35.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +4.32%
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
56 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 20.29% 11.63% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 7 16
Median daily rate £300 £338 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £393 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 23 (56.10%) SQL
1 23 (56.10%) Security Cleared
2 22 (53.66%) SC Cleared
3 21 (51.22%) PowerShell
3 21 (51.22%) Windows
4 20 (48.78%) C#
5 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
6 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
7 15 (36.59%) .NET
7 15 (36.59%) HP
8 14 (34.15%) Visual Studio
9 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (31.71%) SharePoint
9 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
10 12 (29.27%) Perl
10 12 (29.27%) PHP
10 12 (29.27%) IIS
10 12 (29.27%) Python
10 12 (29.27%) Migration
11 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (26.83%) MCSE
11 11 (26.83%) Unix
11 11 (26.83%) Linux
11 11 (26.83%) CSS
11 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (24.39%) DNS
12 10 (24.39%) Java
13 9 (21.95%) SSL
13 9 (21.95%) Degree
14 8 (19.51%) High Availability

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 (31.71%) SharePoint
2 12 (29.27%) IIS
3 7 (17.07%) OpenStack
4 6 (14.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (14.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (14.63%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (7.32%) Apache
5 3 (7.32%) lighttpd
5 3 (7.32%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) DNS
2 9 (21.95%) SSL
3 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.76%) Firewall
4 4 (9.76%) FTP
4 4 (9.76%) HTTP
4 4 (9.76%) Kerberos
4 4 (9.76%) LDAP
4 4 (9.76%) SMTP
4 4 (9.76%) SNMP
4 4 (9.76%) SSH
5 3 (7.32%) DHCP
5 3 (7.32%) IPv4
5 3 (7.32%) IPv6
5 3 (7.32%) Network Security
6 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.44%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Visual Studio
2 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (17.07%) MSI
4 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (4.88%) French Language
1 2 (4.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) SharePoint Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Development Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Software Development Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Collaboration Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Graduate Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 11 (26.83%) CSS
3 7 (17.07%) HTML
3 7 (17.07%) jQuery
3 7 (17.07%) JSON
3 7 (17.07%) WinForms
3 7 (17.07%) WPF
3 7 (17.07%) XSD
4 6 (14.63%) XSLT
5 4 (9.76%) Regular Expression
6 3 (7.32%) Django
6 3 (7.32%) LAMP
6 3 (7.32%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (7.32%) Laravel
6 3 (7.32%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.07%) Data Structures
3 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) PKI
4 3 (7.32%) Replication
5 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (26.83%) Linux
3 11 (26.83%) Unix
4 7 (17.07%) AIX
4 7 (17.07%) HPUX
4 7 (17.07%) Solaris
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.76%) Debian
6 4 (9.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Migration
2 8 (19.51%) High Availability
2 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Change Management
4 5 (12.20%) Performance Management
4 5 (12.20%) Prototyping
4 5 (12.20%) Release Management
4 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Web Development
5 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.76%) Records Management
5 4 (9.76%) Workflow
6 3 (7.32%) Network Design
6 3 (7.32%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.88%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.88%) Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 21 (51.22%) PowerShell
3 20 (48.78%) C#
4 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
5 12 (29.27%) Perl
5 12 (29.27%) PHP
5 12 (29.27%) Python
6 10 (24.39%) Java
7 8 (19.51%) VBScript
8 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
9 3 (7.32%) C++
9 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
10 2 (4.88%) C
10 2 (4.88%) COBOL
10 2 (4.88%) PL/1
11 1 (2.44%) VB
11 1 (2.44%) VB6
11 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (56.10%) Security Cleared
2 22 (53.66%) SC Cleared
3 11 (26.83%) MCSE
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (21.95%) Degree
5 6 (14.63%) MCSD
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Cacti
1 3 (7.32%) Munin
1 3 (7.32%) Nagios
2 2 (4.88%) OVPA
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) HP
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Nintex
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.32%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) ILOG