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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing XML 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick - 7.59% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 23.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £495 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £40.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year
-20.25% +0.94%
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
20 26 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 32.26% 32.91% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 0
Median daily rate £428 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +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
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