The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 19 30 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Contract jobs citing XML 8 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 5.52% 2.94% 18.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 8.96% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 12
Average daily rate
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£405 £550 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £36.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
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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 Exeter region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 67 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 24.83% 32.84% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 48 19
Average daily rate £400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) Maven
2 13 (68.42%) REST
3 12 (63.16%) JSON
3 12 (63.16%) JUnit
3 12 (63.16%) Spring
4 10 (52.63%) MongoDB
5 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
5 9 (47.37%) Web Services
5 9 (47.37%) JAXB
5 9 (47.37%) HTTPS
5 9 (47.37%) JAX-RS
6 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
7 6 (31.58%) CSS
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) Summit
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) ISO 9001
8 5 (26.32%) ISO 14001
8 5 (26.32%) XML Schema
9 4 (21.05%) SOAP
9 4 (21.05%) Web Development
9 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
10 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (15.79%) XPath
10 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
10 3 (15.79%) HTTP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) ArcGIS
2 2 (10.53%) LiveLink
2 2 (10.53%) Jetty
2 2 (10.53%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) HTTPS
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) MongoDB
2 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
3 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Maven
2 12 (63.16%) JUnit
3 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) Liquibase
5 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Database Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) REST
2 12 (63.16%) Spring
2 12 (63.16%) JSON
3 9 (47.37%) JAXB
3 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 9 (47.37%) JAX-RS
4 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) XML Schema
7 4 (21.05%) SOAP
8 3 (15.79%) XSLT
9 2 (10.53%) XSD
9 2 (10.53%) HTML5
9 2 (10.53%) JPA
9 2 (10.53%) CSS3
10 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
10 1 (5.26%) RESTful
10 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Web Development
3 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) XQuery
4 3 (15.79%) XPath
5 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO 9001
1 5 (26.32%) ISO 14001
2 1 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle