The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Exeter region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 18 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing XML 9 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 5.73% 12.99% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.06% 38.46% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £415 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.69% +72.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +9.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 40.76% 33.77% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 20 17
Average daily rate £375 £350 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £279 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) Subversion
3 8 (61.54%) JSON
3 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (61.54%) REST
4 7 (53.85%) User Stories
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 7 (53.85%) N-Tier
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) HTTP
5 6 (46.15%) HTTPS
6 5 (38.46%) C#
6 5 (38.46%) MVC
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) .NET
6 5 (38.46%) NUnit
6 5 (38.46%) Spring
6 5 (38.46%) ReSharper
6 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 5 (38.46%) Ninject
6 5 (38.46%) CSS3
6 5 (38.46%) NuGet
7 4 (30.77%) OWASP
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle SOA Suite

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Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
1 6 (46.15%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Subversion
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) NuGet
2 5 (38.46%) NUnit
2 5 (38.46%) ReSharper
3 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
3 4 (30.77%) JDeveloper
4 2 (15.38%) Xcode
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Leader
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) JSON
3 8 (61.54%) REST
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) HTML5
5 5 (38.46%) Ninject
5 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 5 (38.46%) Spring
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) J2EE
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle ADF
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) XSLT
7 3 (23.08%) Ajax
7 3 (23.08%) NHibernate
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (15.38%) Cocoa
9 1 (7.69%) WinForms
9 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Scrum
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 7 (53.85%) User Stories
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 4 (30.77%) BPEL
4 4 (30.77%) BPMN
4 4 (30.77%) OWASP
5 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle