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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 40 43 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Contract jobs citing XML 20 28 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.33% 3.21% 8.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.42% 12.39% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 35
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £305 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -8.57%
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
192 226 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.00% 25.89% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 90 130
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 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 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (52.50%) Java
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
2 20 (50.00%) OO
3 18 (45.00%) JSON
4 16 (40.00%) Banking
5 15 (37.50%) Spring
6 14 (35.00%) Unit Testing
7 13 (32.50%) Hibernate
7 13 (32.50%) OOD
8 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 12 (30.00%) SOAP
8 12 (30.00%) Finance
9 11 (27.50%) Web Services
10 10 (25.00%) XSLT
10 10 (25.00%) Oracle
10 10 (25.00%) JUnit
10 10 (25.00%) JMS
10 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
11 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
11 9 (22.50%) Unix
11 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
12 8 (20.00%) Subversion
12 8 (20.00%) Linux
12 8 (20.00%) Perl
12 8 (20.00%) HTML
12 8 (20.00%) MongoDB
13 7 (17.50%) RESTful

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 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) iTunes
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Wireshark
2 3 (7.50%) SSL
3 2 (5.00%) DNS
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (17.50%) DB2
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.50%) Biml
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (25.00%) JUnit
2 8 (20.00%) Subversion
3 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (15.00%) TeamCity
4 5 (12.50%) CruiseControl
4 5 (12.50%) Fiddler
5 4 (10.00%) JIRA
5 4 (10.00%) Maven
6 3 (7.50%) IntelliJ
6 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.00%) Gradle
7 2 (5.00%) Xcode
8 1 (2.50%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.50%) JBehave
8 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (40.00%) Banking
2 12 (30.00%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Front Office
3 4 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 5 (12.50%) MongoDB Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.50%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Payments Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) JSON
2 15 (37.50%) Spring
3 13 (32.50%) Hibernate
4 12 (30.00%) SOAP
5 11 (27.50%) Web Services
6 10 (25.00%) JMS
6 10 (25.00%) XSLT
7 8 (20.00%) HTML
8 7 (17.50%) RESTful
9 6 (15.00%) Cocoa
9 6 (15.00%) Cocoa Touch
9 6 (15.00%) Core Animation
9 6 (15.00%) Core Data
9 6 (15.00%) DOM
9 6 (15.00%) HTML5
9 6 (15.00%) J2SE
9 6 (15.00%) UIKit
9 6 (15.00%) WSDL
10 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
10 5 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Animation
1 6 (15.00%) iPad
1 6 (15.00%) iPhone
2 5 (12.50%) Apple TV
3 4 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) DataPower
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Unix
2 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) OO
3 14 (35.00%) Unit Testing
4 13 (32.50%) OOD
5 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (17.50%) MVC
8 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
8 5 (12.50%) Wealth Management
9 4 (10.00%) Migration
10 3 (7.50%) Concurrent Programming
10 3 (7.50%) ETL
10 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
11 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (5.00%) Coaching
11 2 (5.00%) Scrum
11 2 (5.00%) SOA
11 2 (5.00%) Workflow
12 1 (2.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Java
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
4 8 (20.00%) Perl
5 6 (15.00%) Objective-C
6 5 (12.50%) Apple Swift
7 4 (10.00%) C#
8 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.50%) AWK
9 1 (2.50%) C++
9 1 (2.50%) Groovy
9 1 (2.50%) Korn
9 1 (2.50%) Python
9 1 (2.50%) sed
9 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Basel III
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Kibana
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Sybase
3 5 (12.50%) Apple
4 4 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Perforce
5 2 (5.00%) Reuters
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (2.50%) Murex
6 1 (2.50%) Nintex
6 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Rate: £400 - £465 per day
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