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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 20 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing XML 53 58 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.27% 9.48% 8.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.55% 29.15% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 38
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £409 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.02 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.06% -16.66%
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
235 199 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.24% 32.52% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 115 133
Average daily rate £350 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 - £20.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 80 (63.49%) SQL
2 62 (49.21%) Java
3 55 (43.65%) SQL Server
4 54 (42.86%) Finance
5 47 (37.30%) Web Services
6 42 (33.33%) HTML
7 40 (31.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (30.95%) C++
8 39 (30.95%) Relational Database
9 38 (30.16%) JavaScript
9 38 (30.16%) Oracle
9 38 (30.16%) CSS
9 38 (30.16%) HTTP
10 35 (27.78%) Banking
11 31 (24.60%) C#
11 31 (24.60%) STL
11 31 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (24.60%) FIX Protocol
11 31 (24.60%) Unit Testing
12 30 (23.81%) PL/SQL
12 30 (23.81%) .NET
12 30 (23.81%) JSP
13 27 (21.43%) Visual Studio
13 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
14 25 (19.84%) T-SQL
14 25 (19.84%) JMS
15 24 (19.05%) DCOM
16 23 (18.25%) Data Modelling
16 23 (18.25%) Spring
16 23 (18.25%) Performance Tuning

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 17 (13.49%) WebSphere
2 10 (7.94%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.76%) IIS
4 5 (3.97%) CMS
5 4 (3.17%) Apache
5 4 (3.17%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.59%) LiveLink
6 2 (1.59%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (1.59%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.59%) JBoss
6 2 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.59%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.79%) Maximo
2 1 (0.79%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Taleo
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (43.65%) SQL Server
2 40 (31.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (30.95%) Relational Database
4 22 (17.46%) RDBMS
5 18 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database
8 6 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (3.17%) Data Mining
11 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.79%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.79%) Big Data
12 1 (0.79%) Star Schema
12 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.79%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 27 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.52%) CruiseControl
2 12 (9.52%) Selenium
3 8 (6.35%) CppUnit
3 8 (6.35%) GoogleTest
4 4 (3.17%) Subversion
5 2 (1.59%) JUnit
6 1 (0.79%) Ant
6 1 (0.79%) Maven
6 1 (0.79%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.79%) Toad
6 1 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.79%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.79%) Mockito
6 1 (0.79%) Hudson
6 1 (0.79%) CodeRush
General
1 54 (42.86%) Finance
2 35 (27.78%) Banking
3 9 (7.14%) Front Office
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.79%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 96 (76.19%) Developer
2 28 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 28 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 25 (19.84%) Senior Developer
4 14 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
5 9 (7.14%) Development Specialist
6 8 (6.35%) Analyst
6 8 (6.35%) Senior C++ Developer
7 7 (5.56%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Web Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Senior SQL Developer
10 4 (3.17%) ETL Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Team Leader
11 3 (2.38%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.38%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.30%) Web Services
2 42 (33.33%) HTML
3 38 (30.16%) CSS
4 31 (24.60%) STL
4 31 (24.60%) FIX Protocol
5 30 (23.81%) JSP
5 30 (23.81%) .NET
6 25 (19.84%) JMS
7 24 (19.05%) DCOM
8 23 (18.25%) Spring
9 22 (17.46%) COM+
10 21 (16.67%) XSLT
11 20 (15.87%) Hibernate
12 18 (14.29%) Ajax
12 18 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 18 (14.29%) ATL
12 18 (14.29%) EJB
12 18 (14.29%) Servlets
13 17 (13.49%) J2EE
14 16 (12.70%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.17%) Web 2.0
2 4 (3.17%) Social Network
3 2 (1.59%) DataPower
3 2 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.59%) Clustering
3 2 (1.59%) User Experience
3 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.70%) Windows
2 15 (11.90%) UNIX
3 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.17%) Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (24.60%) Unit Testing
2 23 (18.25%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (18.25%) Data Modelling
3 19 (15.08%) OO
4 15 (11.90%) MVC
5 14 (11.11%) ETL
6 13 (10.32%) SOA
6 13 (10.32%) TDD
6 13 (10.32%) Multithreading
6 13 (10.32%) Technical Analysis
7 12 (9.52%) Web Application Development
8 11 (8.73%) Mentoring
9 10 (7.94%) Wealth Management
9 10 (7.94%) Migration
10 9 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 9 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (5.56%) Performance Management
12 5 (3.97%) Coaching
13 4 (3.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 80 (63.49%) SQL
2 62 (49.21%) Java
3 39 (30.95%) C++
4 38 (30.16%) JavaScript
5 31 (24.60%) C#
6 30 (23.81%) PL/SQL
7 25 (19.84%) T-SQL
8 15 (11.90%) VBA
9 14 (11.11%) Shell Script
10 13 (10.32%) Perl
11 5 (3.97%) XPath
12 4 (3.17%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.59%) VB
13 2 (1.59%) VB6
14 1 (0.79%) XQuery
14 1 (0.79%) Scala
14 1 (0.79%) COBOL
14 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.79%) MCSA
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.79%) MCITP
1 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (30.16%) Oracle
2 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.70%) Sybase
4 14 (11.11%) IBM
5 10 (7.94%) Google
6 5 (3.97%) Informatica
7 4 (3.17%) Kofax
7 4 (3.17%) SAP
8 2 (1.59%) HP
8 2 (1.59%) Open Text
8 2 (1.59%) Yahoo!
8 2 (1.59%) RightFax
8 2 (1.59%) Kony
9 1 (0.79%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.79%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.79%) Planview
9 1 (0.79%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.79%) Perforce
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