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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 39 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 105 106 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.16% 6.19% 5.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.86% 23.19% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 66 40
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£350 £330 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £238 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £27.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -26.02%
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
588 457 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.88% 26.68% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 250 147
Average daily rate £350 £340 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £35.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Southampton -6 26 £413 +50.00% 9
Farnborough +10 18 £419 -
Hook -8 16 £310 -9.81%
Basingstoke -13 14 £351 +7.84% 5
Aldershot +1 3 £375 -3.22%
Fareham +4 1 - - 3
Havant -4 1 £425 +6.25%
Andover - 1 £350 - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Fordingbridge - - - - 1
Gosport - - - -
Winchester - - - - 8
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 109 (50.93%) HTML
2 76 (35.51%) Security Cleared
3 67 (31.31%) Microsoft
4 61 (28.50%) SQL
5 59 (27.57%) Linux
6 56 (26.17%) CSS
7 55 (25.70%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (24.77%) JavaScript
9 51 (23.83%) Windows
10 49 (22.90%) SC Cleared
11 46 (21.50%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (21.50%) Subversion
12 43 (20.09%) ITIL
12 43 (20.09%) PowerShell
13 42 (19.63%) Java
14 39 (18.22%) JSON
15 38 (17.76%) C#
15 38 (17.76%) VBScript
16 37 (17.29%) OO
17 36 (16.82%) .NET
18 35 (16.36%) Active Directory
19 34 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
20 33 (15.42%) Ant
20 33 (15.42%) PostgreSQL
20 33 (15.42%) Scrum
21 32 (14.95%) Web Services
22 31 (14.49%) UML
22 31 (14.49%) MCSA
22 31 (14.49%) MCITP
22 31 (14.49%) REST

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (10.75%) Apache
2 18 (8.41%) CMS
3 12 (5.61%) IIS
3 12 (5.61%) TeamSite
4 10 (4.67%) WebSphere
4 10 (4.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (3.74%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.27%) WebSphere Process Server
6 7 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.40%) JBoss
7 3 (1.40%) WordPress
7 3 (1.40%) Drupal
8 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.47%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 15 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.21%) Adobe Captivate
3 7 (3.27%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.40%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (1.40%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.93%) MS Office
6 2 (0.93%) SPSS
7 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.61%) SmartPlant
2 4 (1.87%) Magento
3 3 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.47%) Tridion
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.68%) Internet
2 16 (7.48%) HTTP
3 10 (4.67%) FTP
3 10 (4.67%) SSL
3 10 (4.67%) Firewall
3 10 (4.67%) X.400
3 10 (4.67%) X.500
4 8 (3.74%) SMTP
5 7 (3.27%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.34%) DNS
7 4 (1.87%) DHCP
7 4 (1.87%) DVB
8 3 (1.40%) LDAP
9 1 (0.47%) LAN
9 1 (0.47%) WAN
9 1 (0.47%) CTI
9 1 (0.47%) IPv4
9 1 (0.47%) Network Security
9 1 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.42%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (11.21%) Ingres
3 19 (8.88%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.88%) SQL Server
4 13 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.14%) MS Access
6 10 (4.67%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.34%) DB2
7 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.93%) SSDT
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.47%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 46 (21.50%) Subversion
2 33 (15.42%) Ant
3 24 (11.21%) GoogleTest
3 24 (11.21%) CppUnit
3 24 (11.21%) ClearCase
3 24 (11.21%) CruiseControl
3 24 (11.21%) NUnit
4 23 (10.75%) ClearQuest
5 20 (9.35%) Jenkins
6 19 (8.88%) Git (software)
6 19 (8.88%) Visual Studio
7 16 (7.48%) Selenium
8 12 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (5.14%) Maven
10 10 (4.67%) JUnit
11 7 (3.27%) QUnit
12 5 (2.34%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.34%) Jasmine
13 4 (1.87%) PHPUnit
13 4 (1.87%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (4.67%) Military
2 4 (1.87%) Marketing
2 4 (1.87%) Finance
2 4 (1.87%) Publishing
3 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.47%) Electronics
4 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.47%) Banking
4 1 (0.47%) Retail
4 1 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 115 (53.74%) Developer
2 23 (10.75%) Wintel Engineer
3 16 (7.48%) Software Developer
4 15 (7.01%) Consultant
5 14 (6.54%) Programmer
5 14 (6.54%) .NET Developer
6 13 (6.07%) Analyst
6 13 (6.07%) Front-End Developer
7 12 (5.61%) Web Developer
8 11 (5.14%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (4.67%) Java Developer
9 10 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (3.74%) C Developer
10 8 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.74%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.74%) Test Analyst
10 8 (3.74%) Senior Test Analyst
10 8 (3.74%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.27%) Senior Developer
12 6 (2.80%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (50.93%) HTML
2 56 (26.17%) CSS
3 39 (18.22%) JSON
4 36 (16.82%) .NET
5 32 (14.95%) Web Services
6 31 (14.49%) REST
7 30 (14.02%) jQuery
8 29 (13.55%) HTML5
9 27 (12.62%) RESTful
10 25 (11.68%) CSS3
11 24 (11.21%) wxWidgets
11 24 (11.21%) Motif
12 19 (8.88%) Ajax
13 17 (7.94%) SOAP
14 16 (7.48%) Spring
15 14 (6.54%) XSLT
16 12 (5.61%) Spring MVC
17 11 (5.14%) ASP.NET
18 10 (4.67%) Middleware
19 9 (4.21%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.48%) Data Structures
3 12 (5.61%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.21%) E-Learning
5 8 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.74%) Derivative
6 6 (2.80%) Graphic Design
6 6 (2.80%) W3C
7 4 (1.87%) Life Science
7 4 (1.87%) IPTV
7 4 (1.87%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.87%) DTV
8 3 (1.40%) Replication
8 3 (1.40%) SCORM
8 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.40%) PKI
9 2 (0.93%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (27.57%) Linux
2 51 (23.83%) Windows
3 26 (12.15%) UNIX
4 8 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.87%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.87%) Android
6 3 (1.40%) AIX
7 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.70%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (21.50%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (20.09%) ITIL
4 37 (17.29%) OO
5 33 (15.42%) Scrum
6 31 (14.49%) UML
6 31 (14.49%) High Availability
7 28 (13.08%) Software Engineering
8 27 (12.62%) OOD
9 26 (12.15%) MVC
10 25 (11.68%) Configuration Management
11 23 (10.75%) TDD
12 20 (9.35%) Change Control
13 19 (8.88%) Unit Testing
14 18 (8.41%) Integration Testing
15 17 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
16 16 (7.48%) SOA
16 16 (7.48%) Web Development
17 14 (6.54%) Project Management
18 13 (6.07%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 61 (28.50%) SQL
2 53 (24.77%) JavaScript
3 43 (20.09%) PowerShell
4 42 (19.63%) Java
5 38 (17.76%) C#
5 38 (17.76%) VBScript
6 29 (13.55%) C
7 25 (11.68%) Python
8 22 (10.28%) C++
9 15 (7.01%) PHP
10 13 (6.07%) VB.NET
11 8 (3.74%) XAML
12 7 (3.27%) PHP5
13 5 (2.34%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.34%) Perl
14 3 (1.40%) AWK
14 3 (1.40%) ActionScript
14 3 (1.40%) VBA
14 3 (1.40%) Groovy
14 3 (1.40%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 76 (35.51%) Security Cleared
2 49 (22.90%) SC Cleared
3 34 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (14.49%) MCSA
4 31 (14.49%) MCITP
5 16 (7.48%) Degree
5 16 (7.48%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.87%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.40%) MCSE
7 3 (1.40%) CCNA
7 3 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.93%) HNC
8 2 (0.93%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.80%) WCAG
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 35 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.67%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.87%) vSphere
5 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (1.40%) Nagios
2 3 (1.40%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (1.40%) OpenView
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 67 (31.31%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.94%) HP
3 14 (6.54%) Oracle
4 12 (5.61%) Intergraph
5 11 (5.14%) IBM
6 10 (4.67%) Adobe
7 9 (4.21%) Clearswift
8 8 (3.74%) Google
8 8 (3.74%) Ektron
8 8 (3.74%) Software AG
8 8 (3.74%) Red Hat
9 7 (3.27%) VMware
10 5 (2.34%) SAP
11 4 (1.87%) Lumension
11 4 (1.87%) McAfee
12 3 (1.40%) NetApp
12 3 (1.40%) Cisco
13 2 (0.93%) ILOG
13 2 (0.93%) Cognos
13 2 (0.93%) webMethods
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago