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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 37 46 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing XML 20 12 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.58% 1.96% 6.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.20% 7.59% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 30
Median daily rate £413 £294 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.42% -24.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £224 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £383 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £30.35
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +21.93%

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
164 158 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.34% 25.77% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 83 140
Median daily rate £350 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017, 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 23 (74.19%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) SOAP
4 14 (45.16%) JSON
4 14 (45.16%) Unix
5 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
6 12 (38.71%) Spring
7 11 (35.48%) Relational Database
8 10 (32.26%) Gradle
8 10 (32.26%) Scrum
8 10 (32.26%) Web Services
9 9 (29.03%) DB2
9 9 (29.03%) Ant
9 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
9 9 (29.03%) OO
9 9 (29.03%) REST
10 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
10 8 (25.81%) Hudson
10 8 (25.81%) Maven
11 7 (22.58%) Banking
11 7 (22.58%) Finance
11 7 (22.58%) Perforce
11 7 (22.58%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (19.35%) JUnit
12 6 (19.35%) JMS
12 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
12 6 (19.35%) Microservices
13 5 (16.13%) Protocol Buffers
13 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management

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 4 (12.90%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) CICS
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (6.45%) GlassFish
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Relational Database
2 9 (29.03%) DB2
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.23%) KDB
6 1 (3.23%) Kdb+
6 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
2 10 (32.26%) Gradle
3 9 (29.03%) Ant
4 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
4 8 (25.81%) Hudson
4 8 (25.81%) Maven
5 6 (19.35%) JUnit
6 4 (12.90%) JIRA
7 3 (9.68%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (6.45%) Concordion
8 2 (6.45%) JBehave
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.23%) Android Studio
9 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
9 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
9 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
9 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
9 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 7 (22.58%) Banking
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (9.68%) Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.23%) COBOL Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior COBOL Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior COBOL Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior COBOL Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Programme Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) SOAP
2 14 (45.16%) JSON
3 12 (38.71%) Spring
4 10 (32.26%) Web Services
5 9 (29.03%) REST
6 6 (19.35%) JMS
7 5 (16.13%) Protocol Buffers
8 4 (12.90%) .NET
8 4 (12.90%) CSS
8 4 (12.90%) HTML
8 4 (12.90%) JDBC
9 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.45%) Ajax
9 2 (6.45%) Apache Felix
9 2 (6.45%) Apache Sling
9 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.45%) JSP
9 2 (6.45%) JSTL
9 2 (6.45%) Servlets
9 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.90%) DataPower
2 2 (6.45%) Derivative
2 2 (6.45%) Linked Data
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (6.45%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Unix
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) MVS
4 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) OO
4 7 (22.58%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Microservices
6 5 (16.13%) MVC
6 5 (16.13%) SOA
6 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.90%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) SDLC
7 4 (12.90%) TDD
7 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
8 3 (9.68%) Refactoring
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Groovy
6 2 (6.45%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) COBOL
6 2 (6.45%) Jython
6 2 (6.45%) SPARQL
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (3.23%) XPath
7 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) MiFID
2 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.45%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (6.45%) EMIR
2 2 (6.45%) WCAG
3 1 (3.23%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Perforce
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Adobe
4 2 (6.45%) Sybase
5 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Reuters
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter