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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 37 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing XML 33 66 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.87% 7.99% 8.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.18% 24.00% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 15
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £284 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £439 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.73 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -0.80%
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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
204 275 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.92% 33.29% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 127 110
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £60.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 38 (51.35%) Java
2 36 (48.65%) Web Services
3 34 (45.95%) SQL
4 29 (39.19%) Oracle
5 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
6 25 (33.78%) HTML
6 25 (33.78%) Finance
7 23 (31.08%) CSS
8 21 (28.38%) PL/SQL
9 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (25.68%) Relational Database
11 18 (24.32%) Sybase
11 18 (24.32%) Data Modelling
12 17 (22.97%) Banking
13 16 (21.62%) SOA
13 16 (21.62%) XSLT
14 15 (20.27%) OO
14 15 (20.27%) .NET
14 15 (20.27%) C#
14 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
14 15 (20.27%) JSP
15 13 (17.57%) JSON
16 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (16.22%) RDBMS
17 11 (14.86%) SDLC
17 11 (14.86%) Oracle Database
17 11 (14.86%) Wealth Management
18 10 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
18 10 (13.51%) Investment Banking
18 10 (13.51%) Hibernate

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (6.76%) WebLogic
1 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
1 5 (6.76%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (6.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (1.35%) CICS
4 1 (1.35%) CMS
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.35%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) CTI
3 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.35%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) Relational Database
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
3 12 (16.22%) RDBMS
4 11 (14.86%) Oracle Database
5 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.41%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.35%) Redis
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.35%) DataStage
9 1 (1.35%) SQLite
9 1 (1.35%) DTS
9 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Selenium
2 6 (8.11%) CruiseControl
3 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.41%) NUnit
4 4 (5.41%) FitNesse
4 4 (5.41%) Maven
4 4 (5.41%) JIRA
4 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.05%) Subversion
5 3 (4.05%) Ant
6 2 (2.70%) JUnit
6 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.70%) Toad
6 2 (2.70%) JDeveloper
6 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.70%) Hudson
6 2 (2.70%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.35%) QUnit
7 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 17 (22.97%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Games
4 5 (6.76%) Multimedia
5 4 (5.41%) Front Office
6 2 (2.70%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (66.22%) Developer
2 13 (17.57%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.16%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Consultant
4 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) SOA Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Designer
5 5 (6.76%) SOA Designer
6 4 (5.41%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.41%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.65%) Web Services
2 25 (33.78%) HTML
3 23 (31.08%) CSS
4 16 (21.62%) XSLT
5 15 (20.27%) JSP
5 15 (20.27%) .NET
6 13 (17.57%) JSON
7 10 (13.51%) Hibernate
8 9 (12.16%) XSL
8 9 (12.16%) Ajax
8 9 (12.16%) DHTML
8 9 (12.16%) Servlets
8 9 (12.16%) EJB
9 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
10 7 (9.46%) Spring
10 7 (9.46%) HTML5
10 7 (9.46%) REST
11 6 (8.11%) Middleware
12 5 (6.76%) J2EE
12 5 (6.76%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Data Integration
2 6 (8.11%) iPad
3 5 (6.76%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.05%) New Media
4 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.05%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.70%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
6 1 (1.35%) iPhone
6 1 (1.35%) DataPower
6 1 (1.35%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.35%) Animation
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) UNIX
2 7 (9.46%) Android
3 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.76%) Windows
5 4 (5.41%) Linux
6 1 (1.35%) MVS
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.32%) Data Modelling
3 16 (21.62%) SOA
4 15 (20.27%) OO
5 11 (14.86%) Wealth Management
5 11 (14.86%) SDLC
6 10 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (12.16%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.81%) Data Analysis
8 8 (10.81%) TDD
9 7 (9.46%) Content Management
9 7 (9.46%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (8.11%) OOD
10 6 (8.11%) ETL
10 6 (8.11%) MVC
11 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.76%) ERP
11 5 (6.76%) BPEL
11 5 (6.76%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (6.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (51.35%) Java
2 34 (45.95%) SQL
3 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 21 (28.38%) PL/SQL
5 15 (20.27%) C#
6 9 (12.16%) VBA
7 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.76%) Perl
8 5 (6.76%) ActionScript
9 3 (4.05%) XPath
10 2 (2.70%) C++
11 1 (1.35%) C
11 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (39.19%) Oracle
2 18 (24.32%) Sybase
3 4 (5.41%) IBM
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Kofax
4 2 (2.70%) Informatica
4 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.35%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.35%) Netezza
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
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