The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 18 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing XML 62 44 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.14% 6.77% 6.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.41% 18.26% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 28
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £304 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.90%
XML
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
244 241 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.02% 37.08% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 127 118
Average daily rate £375 £325 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 85 (71.43%) SQL
2 58 (48.74%) Java
3 43 (36.13%) Finance
4 42 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 42 (35.29%) Oracle
4 42 (35.29%) CSS
5 41 (34.45%) Banking
5 41 (34.45%) Relational Database
6 40 (33.61%) SQL Server
7 38 (31.93%) HTML
8 36 (30.25%) C++
8 36 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (30.25%) Spring
8 36 (30.25%) Unit Testing
9 34 (28.57%) PL/SQL
9 34 (28.57%) JSP
10 33 (27.73%) Web Services
11 32 (26.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 31 (26.05%) JMS
13 30 (25.21%) HTTP
14 29 (24.37%) STL
15 28 (23.53%) UNIX
16 27 (22.69%) J2EE
17 24 (20.17%) OO
17 24 (20.17%) Shell Script
18 23 (19.33%) Microsoft
18 23 (19.33%) Visual Studio
18 23 (19.33%) DCOM
18 23 (19.33%) Perl
18 23 (19.33%) WebSphere

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 23 (19.33%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.40%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.04%) IIS
4 4 (3.36%) Apache
5 3 (2.52%) LiveLink
6 2 (1.68%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (1.68%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.68%) JBoss
6 2 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.68%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.68%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.84%) Maximo
2 1 (0.84%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.45%) Relational Database
2 40 (33.61%) SQL Server
3 32 (26.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (15.97%) RDBMS
5 14 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (10.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.36%) Data Mining
9 4 (3.36%) DB2
10 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.84%) MySQL
12 1 (0.84%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.84%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.84%) Star Schema
12 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (19.33%) Visual Studio
2 19 (15.97%) CruiseControl
2 19 (15.97%) Selenium
3 8 (6.72%) CppUnit
3 8 (6.72%) GoogleTest
4 5 (4.20%) Ant
5 4 (3.36%) Subversion
5 4 (3.36%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (1.68%) Maven
6 2 (1.68%) JUnit
7 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.84%) Hudson
7 1 (0.84%) CodeRush
7 1 (0.84%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.84%) Toad
7 1 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 43 (36.13%) Finance
2 41 (34.45%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Front Office
4 3 (2.52%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 98 (82.35%) Developer
2 37 (31.09%) Java Developer
3 28 (23.53%) C++ Developer
4 17 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.24%) SQL Developer
6 8 (6.72%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Senior C++ Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Development Specialist
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 4 (3.36%) ETL Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Business Analyst
11 3 (2.52%) Data Analyst
11 3 (2.52%) J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Team Leader
11 3 (2.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Business Data Analyst
12 2 (1.68%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (35.29%) CSS
2 38 (31.93%) HTML
3 36 (30.25%) Spring
4 34 (28.57%) JSP
5 33 (27.73%) Web Services
6 31 (26.05%) JMS
7 29 (24.37%) STL
8 27 (22.69%) J2EE
9 23 (19.33%) DCOM
10 21 (17.65%) Struts
10 21 (17.65%) .NET
10 21 (17.65%) XSLT
10 21 (17.65%) COM+
10 21 (17.65%) Ajax
10 21 (17.65%) Spring Web Flow
11 20 (16.81%) iBATIS
11 20 (16.81%) JDBC
12 19 (15.97%) ATL
12 19 (15.97%) Hibernate
12 19 (15.97%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.52%) DataPower
2 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (1.68%) Clustering
3 2 (1.68%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.53%) UNIX
2 16 (13.45%) Windows
3 7 (5.88%) Linux
4 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (30.25%) Unit Testing
2 24 (20.17%) OO
3 23 (19.33%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (17.65%) MVC
5 19 (15.97%) Data Modelling
5 19 (15.97%) Web Application Development
6 16 (13.45%) Multithreading
7 12 (10.08%) SOA
7 12 (10.08%) TDD
7 12 (10.08%) Automated Testing
8 11 (9.24%) Technical Analysis
9 10 (8.40%) ETL
10 9 (7.56%) Migration
11 8 (6.72%) Wealth Management
11 8 (6.72%) Performance Management
11 8 (6.72%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.04%) CRM
13 5 (4.20%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 85 (71.43%) SQL
2 58 (48.74%) Java
3 42 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 36 (30.25%) C++
5 34 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 24 (20.17%) Shell Script
7 23 (19.33%) Perl
8 22 (18.49%) C#
9 17 (14.29%) T-SQL
10 11 (9.24%) VBA
11 4 (3.36%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.68%) SOQL
12 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.68%) PHP
13 1 (0.84%) VBScript
13 1 (0.84%) Scala
13 1 (0.84%) XQuery
13 1 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (0.84%) MCSA
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.84%) MCITP
1 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (35.29%) Oracle
2 23 (19.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.08%) Sybase
4 10 (8.40%) Google
5 9 (7.56%) IBM
6 6 (5.04%) SAP
7 5 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.36%) Perforce
9 3 (2.52%) Open Text
9 3 (2.52%) Informatica
9 3 (2.52%) RightFax
10 2 (1.68%) Yahoo!
10 2 (1.68%) Kony
10 2 (1.68%) HP
11 1 (0.84%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.84%) Teradata
11 1 (0.84%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.84%) Planview
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