The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 18 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing XML 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.81% 1.64% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.16% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £374 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
XML
West Sussex

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 Gatwick region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 44.19% 45.90% 37.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 8
Median daily rate £365 £374 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +18.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £294 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £543 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gatwick 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 Gatwick

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) SCOM
3 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (71.43%) NUnit
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) SNMP
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) OOP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) NUnit
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) C# Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) CQRS
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOLID
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft