The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Devon / Exeter
Rank 20 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing XML 12 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 7.59% 11.00% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 34.38% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 1
Median daily rate £480 £408 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.79% +35.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £32.54
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +15.24%

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
60 32 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 37.97% 32.00% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 8
Median daily rate £420 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter 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 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 26 February 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 Exeter region with a requirement for XML.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (96.00%) Grails
3 21 (84.00%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
3 21 (84.00%) RabbitMQ
3 21 (84.00%) Docker
4 20 (80.00%) Open Source
4 20 (80.00%) SQL
5 19 (76.00%) Migration
5 19 (76.00%) Spring
6 18 (72.00%) Groovy
7 16 (64.00%) Hibernate
8 15 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (60.00%) Gradle
8 15 (60.00%) Jenkins
9 13 (52.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (52.00%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (24.00%) JSON
10 6 (24.00%) JPA
10 6 (24.00%) HTML
11 5 (20.00%) Unix
11 5 (20.00%) Linux
11 5 (20.00%) HTTP
11 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
11 5 (20.00%) NHS
11 5 (20.00%) JAX-RS
11 5 (20.00%) Dropwizard
11 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 5 (20.00%) REST

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (60.00%) Gradle
2 15 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.00%) Back Office
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (84.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source Developer
4 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) Grails
2 21 (84.00%) RabbitMQ
3 19 (76.00%) Spring
4 16 (64.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (24.00%) HTML
5 6 (24.00%) JPA
5 6 (24.00%) JSON
6 5 (20.00%) Dropwizard
6 5 (20.00%) JAX-RS
6 5 (20.00%) REST
7 2 (8.00%) .NET
8 1 (4.00%) CSS
8 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Open Source
2 19 (76.00%) Migration
3 13 (52.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (52.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (12.00%) Web Design
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Open Source Development
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 18 (72.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Docker