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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 21 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing XML 2 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 1.79% 10.69% 5.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 25.00% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Median daily rate £375 £398 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +27.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +0.94%
XML
Devon

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
37 56 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 33.04% 42.75% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 26
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.17% +49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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 25 May 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 Exeter region with a requirement for XML.

1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) RESTful
3 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) Python
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
8 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
8 2 (15.38%) BDD
8 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (15.38%) VB6
8 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) .NET
8 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 2 (15.38%) JSON
8 2 (15.38%) HTTP
8 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
8 2 (15.38%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Toad
3 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Author
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Author
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) RESTful
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) VB6
4 1 (7.69%) Delphi
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PL/1
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft