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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 32 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing XML 22 34 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.50% 6.12% 14.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.92% 21.25% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 51
Median daily rate £268 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £530 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 3
Median hourly rate £34.25 £36.25 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +3.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -1.42%
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
96 160 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.00% 28.78% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 110 118
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +3.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.45 £31.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.67 £45.00 £37.10
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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Basildon -6 7 £260 +8.33%
Brentwood +10 2 - -
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
1 23 (74.19%) JSON
2 22 (70.97%) HTML
2 22 (70.97%) Java
3 18 (58.06%) Oracle
4 16 (51.61%) SQL
5 14 (45.16%) CSS
5 14 (45.16%) Unix
5 14 (45.16%) CRM
6 12 (38.71%) TDD
7 11 (35.48%) Unica
7 11 (35.48%) PHP
7 11 (35.48%) Adobe
7 11 (35.48%) Adobe Campaign
8 10 (32.26%) B2C
8 10 (32.26%) Pair Programming
9 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (25.81%) Animation
9 8 (25.81%) RESTful
9 8 (25.81%) Core Animation
9 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (25.81%) OOD
9 8 (25.81%) MVC
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.81%) JUnit
9 8 (25.81%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
9 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
9 8 (25.81%) GitHub
9 8 (25.81%) Core Data

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 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.45%) Mule
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Adobe Campaign
1 11 (35.48%) Unica
2 4 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle iSupplier
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) GitHub
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Office 365
3 4 (12.90%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (12.90%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) DataStage
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
1 8 (25.81%) JUnit
2 5 (16.13%) Calabash
2 5 (16.13%) Gradle
3 3 (9.68%) Xcode
4 2 (6.45%) Ant
5 1 (3.23%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) CRM Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Android Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) iOS Developer
6 2 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.45%) SOA Developer
6 2 (6.45%) XML Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Deployment Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Supply Chain Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Unix Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) JSON
2 22 (70.97%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) CSS
4 8 (25.81%) Core Animation
4 8 (25.81%) Core Data
4 8 (25.81%) RESTful
5 6 (19.35%) Web Services
6 5 (16.13%) Android SDK
7 4 (12.90%) COM
8 3 (9.68%) .NET
8 3 (9.68%) Ajax
8 3 (9.68%) Cocoa
8 3 (9.68%) HTML5
8 3 (9.68%) iOS SDK
8 3 (9.68%) iPhone SDK
8 3 (9.68%) J2EE
8 3 (9.68%) SOAP
9 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.45%) REST
9 2 (6.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Animation
1 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.68%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Unix
2 5 (16.13%) Android
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) CRM
2 12 (38.71%) TDD
3 10 (32.26%) B2C
3 10 (32.26%) Pair Programming
4 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.81%) MVC
4 8 (25.81%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (25.81%) OOD
5 7 (22.58%) Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) Android Development
6 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
6 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.13%) SOA
6 5 (16.13%) Web Development
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Case Management
7 4 (12.90%) Data Management
7 4 (12.90%) Document Management
8 3 (9.68%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 22 (70.97%) Java
3 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 11 (35.48%) PHP
5 3 (9.68%) Apple Swift
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.45%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) XPath
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) Adobe
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) Infor
4 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (12.90%) SAP
5 3 (9.68%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) WSO2
7 1 (3.23%) MKS
7 1 (3.23%) Teradata