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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 49 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 8 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.76% 6.81% 9.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.26% 28.57% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 19
Median daily rate £325 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £560 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
Median hourly rate - £34.59 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -8.57%
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
78 154 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 17.14% 23.84% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 96 86
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £583 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 17
Median hourly rate £32.40 £36.67 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.64% +22.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £29.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.79 £41.30 £40.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +7 2 - -
Brentwood +5 1 £300 +50.00%
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 41 (80.39%) Web Services
2 35 (68.63%) SOAP
3 34 (66.67%) Java
4 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (56.86%) HTML
6 28 (54.90%) REST
7 27 (52.94%) TDD
8 25 (49.02%) HTML5
9 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
10 22 (43.14%) J2EE
11 19 (37.25%) SOA
12 17 (33.33%) Oracle
13 16 (31.37%) SQL
13 16 (31.37%) JSF
13 16 (31.37%) AccuRev
14 15 (29.41%) TopLink
15 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
16 13 (25.49%) PrimeFaces
16 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
17 12 (23.53%) .NET
17 12 (23.53%) JSON
18 11 (21.57%) WSO2
18 11 (21.57%) Apache Camel
18 11 (21.57%) Linux
19 10 (19.61%) Oracle Service Bus
20 9 (17.65%) Windows
20 9 (17.65%) CSS
20 9 (17.65%) IIS
20 9 (17.65%) IBM
20 9 (17.65%) Finance

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 10 (19.61%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (17.65%) IIS
3 7 (13.73%) WebSphere
4 6 (11.76%) Mule
5 5 (9.80%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (9.80%) WebLogic
6 4 (7.84%) Apache
6 4 (7.84%) GlassFish
6 4 (7.84%) JBoss
6 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.92%) CMS
7 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle iSupplier
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (5.88%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
1 4 (7.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) AccuRev
2 7 (13.73%) Ant
3 4 (7.84%) EasyMock
3 4 (7.84%) Mockito
4 3 (5.88%) VisualVM
5 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.92%) Gradle
5 2 (3.92%) JUnit
5 2 (3.92%) SonarQube
5 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.96%) Maven
6 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.96%) Subversion
6 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.96%) Xcode
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Automotive
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Developer
2 21 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 15 (29.41%) J2EE Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (19.61%) SOA Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Agile Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Angular Developer
6 6 (11.76%) HTML Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Consultant
8 4 (7.84%) Applications Support
8 4 (7.84%) Integration Developer
8 4 (7.84%) XML Developer
9 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Architect
9 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Applications Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (80.39%) Web Services
2 35 (68.63%) SOAP
3 29 (56.86%) HTML
4 28 (54.90%) REST
5 25 (49.02%) HTML5
6 22 (43.14%) J2EE
7 16 (31.37%) JSF
8 15 (29.41%) TopLink
9 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
10 13 (25.49%) PrimeFaces
11 12 (23.53%) .NET
11 12 (23.53%) JSON
12 11 (21.57%) Apache Camel
13 9 (17.65%) CSS
14 7 (13.73%) Ajax
15 6 (11.76%) Apache CXF
15 6 (11.76%) JSP
15 6 (11.76%) LESS
15 6 (11.76%) Sass
15 6 (11.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
1 4 (7.84%) DataPower
2 3 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.92%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Linux
2 9 (17.65%) Windows
3 7 (13.73%) Unix
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.92%) Solaris
6 1 (1.96%) Android
6 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (52.94%) TDD
3 19 (37.25%) SOA
4 8 (15.69%) OO
5 7 (13.73%) Open Source
5 7 (13.73%) Scrum
6 6 (11.76%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (11.76%) RAD
6 6 (11.76%) SDLC
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Pair Programming
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (5.88%) UML
10 2 (3.92%) B2C
10 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (3.92%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (31.37%) SQL
3 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (3.92%) XPath
6 1 (1.96%) Groovy
6 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
1 3 (5.88%) Opsview
2 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle
2 11 (21.57%) WSO2
3 9 (17.65%) IBM
4 7 (13.73%) Google
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.84%) webMethods
7 3 (5.88%) CA
7 3 (5.88%) Rally
7 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.88%) Software AG
7 3 (5.88%) Splunk
8 2 (3.92%) FatWire
8 2 (3.92%) Omniture
9 1 (1.96%) HP
9 1 (1.96%) MKS
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