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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 27 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 45 57 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.25% 7.57% 12.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.84% 20.43% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 36
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£305 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £438 £425
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 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
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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
206 279 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.04% 37.05% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 155 143
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £425 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+381.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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
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 3 July 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 40 (48.19%) Java
2 39 (46.99%) Web Services
3 36 (43.37%) SQL
4 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
5 27 (32.53%) HTML
5 27 (32.53%) Oracle
6 26 (31.33%) Finance
7 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (26.51%) CSS
8 22 (26.51%) Relational Database
9 21 (25.30%) Data Modelling
10 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
10 20 (24.10%) PL/SQL
11 19 (22.89%) Banking
12 18 (21.69%) .NET
13 17 (20.48%) C#
13 17 (20.48%) Sybase
14 15 (18.07%) SOA
14 15 (18.07%) XSLT
14 15 (18.07%) OO
15 14 (16.87%) JSP
16 13 (15.66%) JSON
17 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
17 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (14.46%) RDBMS
17 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (14.46%) SDLC
18 11 (13.25%) HTTP
19 10 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
19 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (7.23%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.02%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (1.20%) CICS
6 1 (1.20%) CMS
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) HTTP
2 5 (6.02%) Internet
3 1 (1.20%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.20%) iBeacon
3 1 (1.20%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) Relational Database
2 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
3 12 (14.46%) RDBMS
3 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database
4 10 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.20%) Redis
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.20%) SQLite
8 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Visual Studio
1 7 (8.43%) Selenium
2 6 (7.23%) CruiseControl
3 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.82%) NUnit
4 4 (4.82%) FitNesse
4 4 (4.82%) Maven
4 4 (4.82%) JIRA
4 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.61%) Subversion
5 3 (3.61%) Ant
5 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.41%) Toad
6 2 (2.41%) JDeveloper
6 2 (2.41%) JUnit
6 2 (2.41%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.41%) Hudson
6 2 (2.41%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.20%) QUnit
General
1 26 (31.33%) Finance
2 19 (22.89%) Banking
3 9 (10.84%) Investment Banking
4 7 (8.43%) Front Office
5 5 (6.02%) Games
5 5 (6.02%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (63.86%) Developer
2 15 (18.07%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.25%) Senior Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) SQL Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Development Specialist
7 5 (6.02%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.02%) C++ Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) SOA Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Designer
8 4 (4.82%) SOA Designer
8 4 (4.82%) Oracle SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (46.99%) Web Services
2 27 (32.53%) HTML
3 22 (26.51%) CSS
4 18 (21.69%) .NET
5 15 (18.07%) XSLT
6 14 (16.87%) JSP
7 13 (15.66%) JSON
8 10 (12.05%) HTML5
8 10 (12.05%) REST
8 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET
9 9 (10.84%) Hibernate
9 9 (10.84%) Ajax
10 8 (9.64%) Spring
10 8 (9.64%) XSL
10 8 (9.64%) DHTML
10 8 (9.64%) EJB
10 8 (9.64%) Servlets
11 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
11 6 (7.23%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (6.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.02%) Data Integration
2 5 (6.02%) Fixed Income
2 5 (6.02%) iPad
3 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.61%) New Media
4 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.61%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.61%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (2.41%) Clustering
5 2 (2.41%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.20%) iPhone
6 1 (1.20%) DataPower
6 1 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.20%) Animation
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) BBC
6 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.84%) UNIX
2 7 (8.43%) Android
3 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.23%) Windows
4 3 (3.61%) Linux
5 1 (1.20%) MVS
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.30%) Data Modelling
3 15 (18.07%) OO
3 15 (18.07%) SOA
4 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
4 12 (14.46%) SDLC
5 10 (12.05%) Wealth Management
6 9 (10.84%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (9.64%) TDD
8 7 (8.43%) Content Management
8 7 (8.43%) Data Analysis
9 6 (7.23%) ETL
9 6 (7.23%) MVC
9 6 (7.23%) OOD
9 6 (7.23%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.82%) MVVM
11 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.82%) Web Application Development
11 4 (4.82%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (48.19%) Java
2 36 (43.37%) SQL
3 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
4 20 (24.10%) PL/SQL
5 17 (20.48%) C#
6 8 (9.64%) VBA
7 7 (8.43%) Shell Script
7 7 (8.43%) C++
8 5 (6.02%) Perl
8 5 (6.02%) ActionScript
9 3 (3.61%) XPath
9 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.20%) VB
10 1 (1.20%) C
10 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.20%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.20%) VB6
10 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.20%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Oracle
2 17 (20.48%) Sybase
3 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.82%) IBM
4 4 (4.82%) Kofax
5 2 (2.41%) Informatica
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.20%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.20%) Netezza
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: 300-400p/d (dependent on experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago