The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 30 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing XML 21 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.58% 3.29% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 12.78% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 7
Average daily rate £415 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £306 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.55 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +18.51%
XML
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
105 133 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.88% 25.73% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 93 24
Average daily rate £415 £388 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +27.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £438 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £83.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Gloucestershire region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Gloucestershire region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +7 4 £388 +14.81% 7
Gloucester - 2 £413 - 1
Cirencester - 1 £425 -
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 30 (81.08%) SQL
2 28 (75.68%) JavaScript
3 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (64.86%) Java
5 23 (62.16%) HTML
6 21 (56.76%) Web Services
7 20 (54.05%) Hibernate
8 19 (51.35%) CSS
8 19 (51.35%) UML
8 19 (51.35%) Security Cleared
9 17 (45.95%) DV Cleared
9 17 (45.95%) .NET
10 16 (43.24%) C#
11 14 (37.84%) C++
12 13 (35.14%) Scrum
13 12 (32.43%) Finance
13 12 (32.43%) Selenium
14 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
14 11 (29.73%) Apache Camel
14 11 (29.73%) Ajax
14 11 (29.73%) WebSphere
14 11 (29.73%) JSP
14 11 (29.73%) Struts
14 11 (29.73%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
14 11 (29.73%) Unix
14 11 (29.73%) IBM
15 10 (27.03%) Apache
15 10 (27.03%) XSLT
15 10 (27.03%) C

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
1 11 (29.73%) WebSphere
1 11 (29.73%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (27.03%) Apache
3 4 (10.81%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.41%) Confluence
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.41%) Acrobat
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
2 10 (27.03%) RDBMS
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (2.70%) Big Data
6 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.70%) MySQL
6 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.70%) OLTP
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.70%) OrientDB
6 1 (2.70%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Selenium
2 9 (24.32%) Eclipse
2 9 (24.32%) JUnit
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.41%) JBehave
4 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 2 (5.41%) JMeter
4 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
4 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) Java Developer
3 9 (24.32%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Author
5 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Software Test Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Author
5 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) HTML
2 21 (56.76%) Web Services
3 20 (54.05%) Hibernate
4 19 (51.35%) CSS
5 17 (45.95%) .NET
6 11 (29.73%) Ajax
6 11 (29.73%) Apache Camel
6 11 (29.73%) JSP
6 11 (29.73%) Struts
7 10 (27.03%) Spring
7 10 (27.03%) XSLT
8 9 (24.32%) J2EE
8 9 (24.32%) Java EE
8 9 (24.32%) JMS
8 9 (24.32%) JSF
8 9 (24.32%) RichFaces
9 8 (21.62%) JPA
10 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
10 7 (18.92%) Spring Web Flow
11 6 (16.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.41%) Derivative
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
3 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) UML
3 13 (35.14%) Scrum
4 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
5 9 (24.32%) High Availability
5 9 (24.32%) Open Source
5 9 (24.32%) SOA
5 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
5 9 (24.32%) System Testing
5 9 (24.32%) TDD
6 6 (16.22%) OO
7 4 (10.81%) OOD
7 4 (10.81%) Workflow
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.41%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (5.41%) MVC
9 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
9 2 (5.41%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) SQL
2 28 (75.68%) JavaScript
3 24 (64.86%) Java
4 16 (43.24%) C#
5 14 (37.84%) C++
6 10 (27.03%) C
6 10 (27.03%) PL/SQL
7 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.11%) VBScript
8 2 (5.41%) Python
8 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.41%) VB
8 2 (5.41%) VB6
8 2 (5.41%) XPath
9 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) Ruby
9 1 (2.70%) Scala
9 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Security Cleared
2 17 (45.95%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) MCAD
3 3 (8.11%) MCITP
3 3 (8.11%) MCSD
3 3 (8.11%) MCTS
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.41%) ISEB
4 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Shibboleth
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.70%) Kibana
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) IBM
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Rally
3 1 (2.70%) Zend
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