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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Rank 20 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing XML 37 44 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.02% 8.16% 7.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.83% 27.85% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 18
Median daily rate £300 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £359
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Median hourly rate £34.25 £23.00 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.91% -34.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+20.63% +9.79%

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
120 158 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.27% 29.31% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 113 62
Median daily rate £350 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +3.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Southend-on-Sea +10 10 £488 -11.36%
Basildon -7 8 £260 +8.33%
Brentwood +3 2 - -
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 25 (59.52%) HTML
3 24 (57.14%) Oracle
4 22 (52.38%) Java
4 22 (52.38%) JSON
5 17 (40.48%) CSS
5 17 (40.48%) Unix
6 15 (35.71%) SQL
6 15 (35.71%) CRM
6 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (28.57%) TDD
8 12 (28.57%) Pair Programming
8 12 (28.57%) Unica
8 12 (28.57%) Adobe
8 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 12 (28.57%) PHP
8 12 (28.57%) J2EE
8 12 (28.57%) Adobe Campaign
9 11 (26.19%) JSP
9 11 (26.19%) Linux
9 11 (26.19%) OO
9 11 (26.19%) B2C
10 9 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (19.05%) OOD
11 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 8 (19.05%) JUnit
11 8 (19.05%) MVC
11 8 (19.05%) Animation

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 7 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Adobe Campaign
1 12 (28.57%) Unica
2 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle iSupplier
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) GitHub
2 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.90%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) Office 365
4 4 (9.52%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.90%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.38%) DataStage
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
1 8 (19.05%) JUnit
2 7 (16.67%) PVCS
3 5 (11.90%) Calabash
3 5 (11.90%) Gradle
3 5 (11.90%) JIRA
3 5 (11.90%) JMeter
3 5 (11.90%) LoadRunner
3 5 (11.90%) Selenium
4 4 (9.52%) Ant
5 3 (7.14%) Xcode
6 1 (2.38%) Android Studio
6 1 (2.38%) Subversion
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Architect
3 7 (16.67%) CRM Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Android Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Digital Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Digital Technical Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Performance Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) iOS Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (4.76%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.76%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) HTML
2 22 (52.38%) JSON
3 17 (40.48%) CSS
4 12 (28.57%) J2EE
5 11 (26.19%) JSP
6 8 (19.05%) Core Animation
6 8 (19.05%) Core Data
6 8 (19.05%) RESTful
7 7 (16.67%) Servlets
7 7 (16.67%) XML Schema
7 7 (16.67%) XSLT
8 5 (11.90%) Ajax
8 5 (11.90%) Android SDK
8 5 (11.90%) HTML5
8 5 (11.90%) Web Services
9 4 (9.52%) COM
9 4 (9.52%) LESS
9 4 (9.52%) Sass
9 4 (9.52%) XHTML
10 3 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Animation
1 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 7 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.14%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Unix
2 11 (26.19%) Linux
3 6 (14.29%) VME
4 5 (11.90%) Android
4 5 (11.90%) Windows
5 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.38%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (35.71%) CRM
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 12 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 12 (28.57%) TDD
4 11 (26.19%) B2C
4 11 (26.19%) OO
5 8 (19.05%) Analytics
5 8 (19.05%) MVC
5 8 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (19.05%) OOD
6 7 (16.67%) DevOps
6 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 7 (16.67%) Scrum
6 7 (16.67%) UML
7 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 22 (52.38%) Java
3 15 (35.71%) SQL
4 12 (28.57%) PHP
5 3 (7.14%) Apple Swift
5 3 (7.14%) C++
5 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) ISEB
1 5 (11.90%) ISTQB
1 5 (11.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.38%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Oracle
2 12 (28.57%) Adobe
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.90%) Fujitsu
4 5 (11.90%) IBM
5 4 (9.52%) Infor
5 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (9.52%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) MKS
6 1 (2.38%) Teradata
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