The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing XAML 0 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £323 £344
% change year-on-year
+27.90% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
XAML
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
154 212 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.81% 39.63% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 113 125
Median daily rate £350 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 23
Median hourly rate £35.50 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.27 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing XAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

XAML Daily Rate Trend in Essex