The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 51 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Contract jobs citing XML 13 41 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.94% 4.60% 5.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.13% 19.25% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 20
Median daily rate £410 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +17.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £431 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
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
212 213 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.64% 23.88% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 114 176
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +59.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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
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 5 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for XML.

1 18 (66.67%) SQL
1 18 (66.67%) SOAP
2 17 (62.96%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) Web Services
3 15 (55.56%) XSLT
4 14 (51.85%) JSON
5 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (44.44%) WSDL
7 10 (37.04%) IBM
7 10 (37.04%) HTTP
7 10 (37.04%) Unix
8 9 (33.33%) MQSeries
8 9 (33.33%) XSD
8 9 (33.33%) SOA
8 9 (33.33%) JMS
8 9 (33.33%) HP
8 9 (33.33%) DataPower
8 9 (33.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 9 (33.33%) REST
9 8 (29.63%) SWIFT
9 8 (29.63%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (29.63%) HL7
9 8 (29.63%) Middleware
9 8 (29.63%) Remedy
9 8 (29.63%) XMLSpy
9 8 (29.63%) EAI
9 8 (29.63%) ClearCase
9 8 (29.63%) XSL
9 8 (29.63%) EDI
9 8 (29.63%) FTP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 9 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 9 (33.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) CICS
4 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.70%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) HTTP
2 8 (29.63%) FTP
2 8 (29.63%) HTTPS
2 8 (29.63%) WinSCP
3 4 (14.81%) SSL
4 2 (7.41%) DNS
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) DB2
3 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) ClearCase
1 8 (29.63%) XMLSpy
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) JUnit
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) CruiseControl
3 2 (7.41%) Fiddler
3 2 (7.41%) Lombardi
3 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.70%) Xcode
General
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB Developer
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL Developer
3 2 (7.41%) XML Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Designer
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) iOS Developer
4 1 (3.70%) JSP Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Lead iOS Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior JSP Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Workday Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) SOAP
2 15 (55.56%) Web Services
2 15 (55.56%) XSLT
3 14 (51.85%) JSON
4 12 (44.44%) WSDL
5 9 (33.33%) JMS
5 9 (33.33%) REST
5 9 (33.33%) XSD
6 8 (29.63%) EDI
6 8 (29.63%) Middleware
6 8 (29.63%) XSL
7 7 (25.93%) HTML
8 4 (14.81%) HTML5
9 3 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (11.11%) CSS
9 3 (11.11%) DOM
9 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
9 3 (11.11%) jQuery
9 3 (11.11%) RESTful
9 3 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) DataPower
2 8 (29.63%) SWIFT
3 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) MVS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) SOA
3 8 (29.63%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (29.63%) EAI
4 7 (25.93%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
7 2 (7.41%) OOD
7 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Code Coverage
8 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) High Availability
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.41%) XPath
6 2 (7.41%) XQuery
7 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) MCSE
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCSD
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) HL7
1 8 (29.63%) SEPA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) IBM
2 9 (33.33%) HP
3 8 (29.63%) Remedy
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) Sybase
6 2 (7.41%) Pega
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Nintex
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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