The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 45 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 7 47 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.61% 9.22% 14.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.43% 37.60% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 32
Median daily rate £325 £284 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.53% -34.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £208 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £393 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 3
Median hourly rate - £36.59 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
XML
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 125 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.08% 24.51% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 71 100
Median daily rate £350 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £583 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £31.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Essex

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Essex region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

XML
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford +2 2 - -
Brentwood +3 1 £300 +50.00% 3
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £325 - 1
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region with a requirement for XML.

1 30 (78.95%) Web Services
2 29 (76.32%) SOAP
3 26 (68.42%) Java
4 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (63.16%) REST
6 22 (57.89%) TDD
7 21 (55.26%) HTML
7 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
8 18 (47.37%) HTML5
9 16 (42.11%) J2EE
9 16 (42.11%) JSF
10 15 (39.47%) TopLink
11 14 (36.84%) Oracle
11 14 (36.84%) AccuRev
11 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
12 13 (34.21%) PrimeFaces
13 11 (28.95%) SQL
13 11 (28.95%) SOA
14 9 (23.68%) JSON
15 8 (21.05%) .NET
15 8 (21.05%) WSO2
15 8 (21.05%) Apache Camel
15 8 (21.05%) Oracle Service Bus
16 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
17 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
17 6 (15.79%) Mule
17 6 (15.79%) Scrum
17 6 (15.79%) Finance
17 6 (15.79%) Apache CXF
18 5 (13.16%) SDLC

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (21.05%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (15.79%) Mule
3 5 (13.16%) IIS
4 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
5 3 (7.89%) Apache
5 3 (7.89%) GlassFish
5 3 (7.89%) JBoss
5 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle iSupplier
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (7.89%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
1 3 (7.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) AccuRev
2 3 (7.89%) VisualVM
3 2 (5.26%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) EasyMock
3 2 (5.26%) Mockito
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) LoadUI
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Automotive
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 15 (39.47%) J2EE Developer
4 12 (31.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (21.05%) SOA Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Angular Developer
6 6 (15.79%) HTML Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Consultant
8 4 (10.53%) Agile Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Integration Developer
9 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.26%) XML Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Procurement Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) Web Services
2 29 (76.32%) SOAP
3 24 (63.16%) REST
4 21 (55.26%) HTML
5 18 (47.37%) HTML5
6 16 (42.11%) J2EE
6 16 (42.11%) JSF
7 15 (39.47%) TopLink
8 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
9 13 (34.21%) PrimeFaces
10 9 (23.68%) JSON
11 8 (21.05%) .NET
11 8 (21.05%) Apache Camel
12 6 (15.79%) Apache CXF
13 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
13 4 (10.53%) CSS
14 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
14 3 (7.89%) COM+
14 3 (7.89%) Java EE
14 3 (7.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.89%) DataPower
2 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (57.89%) TDD
3 11 (28.95%) SOA
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) SDLC
6 4 (10.53%) Open Source
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (7.89%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (7.89%) UML
8 2 (5.26%) B2C
8 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.63%) Cutover Planning
9 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (5.26%) XPath
6 1 (2.63%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
1 3 (7.89%) Opsview
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) WSO2
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) IBM
5 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.89%) Software AG
5 3 (7.89%) Splunk
5 3 (7.89%) webMethods
6 2 (5.26%) Google
7 1 (2.63%) CA
7 1 (2.63%) MKS
7 1 (2.63%) Rally
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