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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 46 44 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Contract jobs citing XML 14 25 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.40% 2.73% 8.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.18% 10.82% 25.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 36
Median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £471 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
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
195 231 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.45% 25.22% 34.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 107 153
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £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
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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 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 24 (58.54%) Java
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) JSON
2 20 (48.78%) OO
3 19 (46.34%) SQL
4 17 (41.46%) Unit Testing
5 16 (39.02%) Banking
6 15 (36.59%) Spring
7 14 (34.15%) Web Services
7 14 (34.15%) SOAP
8 13 (31.71%) JUnit
8 13 (31.71%) JMS
8 13 (31.71%) OOD
8 13 (31.71%) Finance
8 13 (31.71%) Hibernate
9 11 (26.83%) Automated Testing
9 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
10 10 (24.39%) Oracle
10 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
11 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
11 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
11 9 (21.95%) XSLT
11 9 (21.95%) Unix
11 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (19.51%) Subversion
12 8 (19.51%) Linux
12 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
12 8 (19.51%) Perl
12 8 (19.51%) HTML
12 8 (19.51%) MongoDB

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 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) DOC1
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.88%) DNS
2 2 (4.88%) SSL
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) MongoDB
3 7 (17.07%) DB2
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.44%) Biml
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) JUnit
2 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
4 8 (19.51%) Subversion
5 7 (17.07%) JIRA
6 6 (14.63%) TeamCity
7 5 (12.20%) CruiseControl
7 5 (12.20%) Fiddler
7 5 (12.20%) Gradle
8 4 (9.76%) Ant
8 4 (9.76%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (9.76%) Maven
9 3 (7.32%) IntelliJ
10 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
10 2 (4.88%) Xcode
11 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
11 1 (2.44%) JBehave
11 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (39.02%) Banking
2 13 (31.71%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Front Office
3 4 (9.76%) Investment Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Developer
2 22 (53.66%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.20%) iOS Developer
3 5 (12.20%) MongoDB Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) T-SQL Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.32%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) JSON
2 15 (36.59%) Spring
3 14 (34.15%) SOAP
3 14 (34.15%) Web Services
4 13 (31.71%) Hibernate
4 13 (31.71%) JMS
5 9 (21.95%) XSLT
6 8 (19.51%) HTML
7 7 (17.07%) JDBC
7 7 (17.07%) REST
8 6 (14.63%) Cocoa
8 6 (14.63%) Cocoa Touch
8 6 (14.63%) Core Animation
8 6 (14.63%) Core Data
8 6 (14.63%) DOM
8 6 (14.63%) HTML5
8 6 (14.63%) J2SE
8 6 (14.63%) RESTful
8 6 (14.63%) UIKit
9 5 (12.20%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Animation
1 6 (14.63%) iPad
1 6 (14.63%) iPhone
2 5 (12.20%) Apple TV
3 4 (9.76%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.88%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) DataPower
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Unix
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) OO
3 17 (41.46%) Unit Testing
4 13 (31.71%) OOD
5 11 (26.83%) Automated Testing
6 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.07%) MVC
8 5 (12.20%) Data Protection
8 5 (12.20%) iOS Development
8 5 (12.20%) Wealth Management
9 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
10 3 (7.32%) Concurrent Programming
10 3 (7.32%) ETL
10 3 (7.32%) Migration
11 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.88%) Coaching
11 2 (4.88%) Scrum
12 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
12 1 (2.44%) Validation
12 1 (2.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Java
2 19 (46.34%) SQL
3 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
4 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.51%) Perl
5 6 (14.63%) Objective-C
6 5 (12.20%) Apple Swift
7 3 (7.32%) C#
8 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.44%) AWK
9 1 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (2.44%) Groovy
9 1 (2.44%) Korn
9 1 (2.44%) Python
9 1 (2.44%) sed
9 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) MCSD
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Basel III
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Kibana
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Sybase
3 5 (12.20%) Apple
4 3 (7.32%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) Perforce
5 2 (4.88%) Reuters
6 1 (2.44%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) Murex
6 1 (2.44%) TIBCO