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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 20 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing XML 10 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 5.78% 6.96% 16.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.63% 12.50% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 10
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£413 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £303 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £313 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.46 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
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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
64 64 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 36.99% 55.65% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 22
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £313 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.46 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

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 2 July 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 18 (90.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) JSON
3 11 (55.00%) REST
4 10 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 10 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 10 (50.00%) Spring
4 10 (50.00%) Maven
4 10 (50.00%) JUnit
4 10 (50.00%) Web Services
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (35.00%) JAXB
6 7 (35.00%) HTTPS
6 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) JAX-RS
7 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) SOAP
9 4 (20.00%) CSS
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
9 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) JIRA
9 4 (20.00%) Web Development
9 4 (20.00%) XML Schema
9 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (20.00%) ISO 14001

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) LiveLink
2 2 (10.00%) Liferay
3 1 (5.00%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) JUnit
1 10 (50.00%) Maven
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) Liquibase
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Database Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) JSON
2 11 (55.00%) REST
3 10 (50.00%) Spring
3 10 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) JAXB
4 7 (35.00%) JAX-RS
5 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) XML Schema
8 3 (15.00%) XSLT
9 2 (10.00%) .NET
10 1 (5.00%) J2EE
10 1 (5.00%) XHTML
10 1 (5.00%) XSD
10 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
10 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
10 1 (5.00%) JPA
10 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
1 1 (5.00%) Animation
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.00%) API Development
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.00%) XQuery
4 3 (15.00%) XPath
5 2 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) XAML
6 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (20.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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