The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 34 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 109 95 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.07% 5.12% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.47% 19.55% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 64 45
Average daily rate
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£351 £353 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +4.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £471 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
XML
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
590 486 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.43% 26.20% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 277 186
Average daily rate £355 £330 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% -6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £35.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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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
Farnborough +6 19 £413 - 2
Southampton -13 19 £380 +52.00% 8
Basingstoke -11 16 £351 +7.84% 4
Hook 0 13 £318 -11.80%
Aldershot +4 2 £250 -32.20%
Winchester - 2 £425 - 4
Havant 0 1 - -
Fareham 0 1 - - 2
Andover - 1 £350 -
Petersfield - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 6
Fordingbridge - - - -
Gosport - - - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 97 (47.55%) HTML
2 67 (32.84%) Linux
2 67 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 67 (32.84%) Security Cleared
3 59 (28.92%) SQL
4 58 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (25.98%) Windows
6 52 (25.49%) Subversion
7 50 (24.51%) CSS
7 50 (24.51%) SC Cleared
8 47 (23.04%) JavaScript
9 45 (22.06%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (20.59%) Java
10 42 (20.59%) OO
11 40 (19.61%) ITIL
12 39 (19.12%) Web Services
13 38 (18.63%) Scrum
13 38 (18.63%) PowerShell
14 37 (18.14%) C#
14 37 (18.14%) .NET
15 35 (17.16%) PostgreSQL
16 34 (16.67%) JSON
17 33 (16.18%) Ant
17 33 (16.18%) Active Directory
18 32 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
18 32 (15.69%) VBScript
18 32 (15.69%) UML
18 32 (15.69%) jQuery
19 31 (15.20%) REST
19 31 (15.20%) Analytical Skills

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 22 (10.78%) Apache
2 18 (8.82%) CMS
3 12 (5.88%) TeamSite
4 11 (5.39%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (3.92%) IIS
7 7 (3.43%) WebSphere Process Server
8 6 (2.94%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.47%) Drupal
10 3 (1.47%) WordPress
11 2 (0.98%) SAS
11 2 (0.98%) JBoss
11 2 (0.98%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.49%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 15 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.96%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (1.47%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.47%) PaintShop Pro
4 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.49%) MS Office
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.88%) SmartPlant
2 4 (1.96%) Magento
3 3 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.49%) Tridion
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.78%) Internet
2 14 (6.86%) HTTP
3 10 (4.90%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.90%) SSL
4 9 (4.41%) Firewall
5 7 (3.43%) X.400
5 7 (3.43%) X.500
6 5 (2.45%) DNS
6 5 (2.45%) FTP
7 4 (1.96%) SMTP
7 4 (1.96%) DHCP
8 3 (1.47%) LDAP
9 2 (0.98%) DVB
9 2 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.49%) VLAN
10 1 (0.49%) Network Security
10 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.49%) LAN
10 1 (0.49%) WAN
10 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.16%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (11.76%) Ingres
3 17 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.39%) MS Access
5 11 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.41%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.45%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.96%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.47%) MySQL
10 3 (1.47%) DB2
10 3 (1.47%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.98%) SSDT
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 52 (25.49%) Subversion
2 33 (16.18%) Ant
3 25 (12.25%) ClearCase
4 24 (11.76%) ClearQuest
4 24 (11.76%) NUnit
4 24 (11.76%) CruiseControl
4 24 (11.76%) CppUnit
4 24 (11.76%) GoogleTest
5 23 (11.27%) Git (software)
6 22 (10.78%) Jenkins
7 21 (10.29%) Visual Studio
8 15 (7.35%) Selenium
9 13 (6.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (5.88%) JUnit
11 10 (4.90%) Maven
12 7 (3.43%) Eclipse
13 5 (2.45%) PHPUnit
13 5 (2.45%) Jasmine
14 4 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
15 3 (1.47%) Rational Rose
General
1 8 (3.92%) Finance
2 7 (3.43%) Military
3 5 (2.45%) Publishing
4 4 (1.96%) Marketing
4 4 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.47%) Banking
6 2 (0.98%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 106 (51.96%) Developer
2 23 (11.27%) Wintel Engineer
3 16 (7.84%) Analyst
4 15 (7.35%) Software Developer
5 13 (6.37%) Programmer
5 13 (6.37%) .NET Developer
6 12 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (5.39%) Web Developer
7 11 (5.39%) Consultant
7 11 (5.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (4.90%) Senior Developer
8 10 (4.90%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (4.41%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.41%) Java Developer
9 9 (4.41%) C Developer
10 7 (3.43%) PHP Developer
11 6 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.94%) C# Developer
11 6 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (2.45%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (47.55%) HTML
2 50 (24.51%) CSS
3 39 (19.12%) Web Services
4 37 (18.14%) .NET
5 34 (16.67%) JSON
6 32 (15.69%) jQuery
7 31 (15.20%) REST
8 30 (14.71%) HTML5
9 27 (13.24%) RESTful
10 25 (12.25%) CSS3
11 24 (11.76%) wxWidgets
11 24 (11.76%) Motif
12 21 (10.29%) Ajax
13 18 (8.82%) SOAP
14 14 (6.86%) XSLT
14 14 (6.86%) Spring
15 12 (5.88%) ASP.NET
16 11 (5.39%) Spring MVC
17 10 (4.90%) Struts
18 9 (4.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.84%) Data Structures
3 9 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.92%) Derivative
5 7 (3.43%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.94%) W3C
7 5 (2.45%) PKI
8 4 (1.96%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.96%) Life Science
9 3 (1.47%) SCORM
9 3 (1.47%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.98%) DTV
10 2 (0.98%) Replication
10 2 (0.98%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.98%) Open Source
10 2 (0.98%) IPTV
10 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.98%) User Experience
10 2 (0.98%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.49%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 67 (32.84%) Linux
2 53 (25.98%) Windows
3 26 (12.75%) UNIX
4 12 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.92%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.96%) Android
8 3 (1.47%) AIX
9 2 (0.98%) CentOS
9 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (22.06%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (20.59%) OO
4 40 (19.61%) ITIL
5 38 (18.63%) Scrum
6 32 (15.69%) UML
7 31 (15.20%) Software Engineering
8 30 (14.71%) OOD
8 30 (14.71%) High Availability
9 26 (12.75%) Configuration Management
10 24 (11.76%) MVC
11 23 (11.27%) TDD
11 23 (11.27%) Unit Testing
12 21 (10.29%) Change Control
13 17 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (8.33%) Web Development
13 17 (8.33%) SOA
14 16 (7.84%) Integration Testing
14 16 (7.84%) BDD
15 14 (6.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (28.92%) SQL
2 47 (23.04%) JavaScript
3 42 (20.59%) Java
4 38 (18.63%) PowerShell
5 37 (18.14%) C#
6 32 (15.69%) VBScript
7 31 (15.20%) C
8 27 (13.24%) Python
9 23 (11.27%) C++
10 19 (9.31%) PHP
11 13 (6.37%) VB.NET
12 8 (3.92%) XAML
12 8 (3.92%) PHP5
13 4 (1.96%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.96%) Perl
14 3 (1.47%) ActionScript
14 3 (1.47%) VBA
14 3 (1.47%) VB
14 3 (1.47%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.47%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 67 (32.84%) Security Cleared
2 50 (24.51%) SC Cleared
3 32 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (14.22%) MCITP
4 29 (14.22%) MCSA
5 18 (8.82%) Degree
6 11 (5.39%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.47%) MCSE
7 3 (1.47%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.47%) CCNA
7 3 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.98%) HNC
8 2 (0.98%) HND
8 2 (0.98%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.94%) WCAG
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.43%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.43%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (1.96%) vSphere
5 1 (0.49%) Firmware
5 1 (0.49%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (1.47%) Nagios
2 3 (1.47%) OpenView
2 3 (1.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.49%) Puppet
3 1 (0.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 67 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.35%) Oracle
3 14 (6.86%) HP
4 12 (5.88%) Intergraph
5 11 (5.39%) IBM
6 10 (4.90%) Software AG
7 9 (4.41%) VMware
7 9 (4.41%) Google
8 8 (3.92%) Red Hat
9 7 (3.43%) Clearswift
9 7 (3.43%) Ektron
10 5 (2.45%) webMethods
10 5 (2.45%) SAP
10 5 (2.45%) Adobe
11 4 (1.96%) McAfee
11 4 (1.96%) Lumension
12 3 (1.47%) Cisco
12 3 (1.47%) NetApp
13 2 (0.98%) Guidewire
14 1 (0.49%) Lotus
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