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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 68 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -13
Contract jobs citing XML 53 106 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.79% 5.08% 6.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.25% 18.50% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 48 70
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £26.07 £42.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.92% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £42.00 £36.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.21 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +4.90%
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
400 573 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.03% 27.46% 25.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 267 251
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 21
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £20.25 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.42 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

XML Hourly Rate Histogram 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 10 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
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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
Winchester +2 11 £400 -5.88%
Hook +7 7 £300 -3.22%
Basingstoke -10 5 £425 +21.25% 2
Portsmouth - 5 £375 - 5
Southampton -3 4 £380 -9.52% 10
Andover -5 4 £338 -3.57%
Gosport - 3 - -
Fareham -6 1 £330 - 1
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 58 (42.34%) SQL
2 52 (37.96%) Java
3 48 (35.04%) Oracle
4 45 (32.85%) Unix
5 42 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (29.93%) Security Cleared
7 37 (27.01%) SC Cleared
8 35 (25.55%) Subversion
9 32 (23.36%) SOAP
10 31 (22.63%) JavaScript
11 30 (21.90%) HTML
12 27 (19.71%) Microsoft
12 27 (19.71%) Scrum
13 25 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (18.25%) Unit Testing
13 25 (18.25%) REST
14 24 (17.52%) Linux
15 23 (16.79%) JSON
16 22 (16.06%) Hibernate
16 22 (16.06%) Spring
17 21 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (15.33%) PL/SQL
17 21 (15.33%) jQuery
18 20 (14.60%) C++
18 20 (14.60%) Web Services
18 20 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (14.60%) Software Engineering
18 20 (14.60%) NHibernate
19 19 (13.87%) System Testing
20 18 (13.14%) Oracle APEX

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (13.14%) JBoss
2 14 (10.22%) WebSphere
2 14 (10.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (9.49%) Apache
4 11 (8.03%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (7.30%) SharePoint
6 9 (6.57%) Tomcat
7 7 (5.11%) SAS
8 6 (4.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (2.92%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (2.19%) IIS
11 2 (1.46%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.46%) Node.js
11 2 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.73%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.73%) Moodle
12 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (13.14%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (7.30%) MS Office
4 3 (2.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.46%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) IaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.73%) GitHub
2 1 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.76%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.03%) HTTP
3 8 (5.84%) Network Security
4 6 (4.38%) CTI
5 3 (2.19%) Firewall
5 3 (2.19%) LDAP
6 2 (1.46%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (1.46%) DVB
6 2 (1.46%) Internet
6 2 (1.46%) Intranet
6 2 (1.46%) LAN
6 2 (1.46%) SNMP
6 2 (1.46%) WAN
7 1 (0.73%) DNS
7 1 (0.73%) FTP
7 1 (0.73%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.73%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.73%) SSL
7 1 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (13.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 18 (13.14%) Oracle Reports
3 17 (12.41%) SQL Server
4 15 (10.95%) MySQL
5 11 (8.03%) Oracle Discoverer
6 10 (7.30%) NoSQL
6 10 (7.30%) Oracle Database
6 10 (7.30%) SQL Navigator
7 9 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (5.84%) MongoDB
9 7 (5.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 6 (4.38%) Big Data
10 6 (4.38%) Ingres
10 6 (4.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (2.19%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (1.46%) MS Access
13 2 (1.46%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 35 (25.55%) Subversion
2 18 (13.14%) JUnit
2 18 (13.14%) Oracle APEX
2 18 (13.14%) Oracle Forms
3 16 (11.68%) Cucumber
3 16 (11.68%) Gradle
4 15 (10.95%) JIRA
4 15 (10.95%) Selenium
5 14 (10.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (10.22%) ClearCase
6 13 (9.49%) Checkstyle
6 13 (9.49%) FindBugs
6 13 (9.49%) Toad
6 13 (9.49%) Visual Studio
7 12 (8.76%) ClearQuest
8 11 (8.03%) JDeveloper
9 10 (7.30%) Artifactory
9 10 (7.30%) Jasmine
10 8 (5.84%) PHPUnit
11 7 (5.11%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (6.57%) Finance
2 6 (4.38%) Military
3 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.19%) Automotive
5 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.46%) Retail
6 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (72.26%) Developer
2 22 (16.06%) Java Developer
3 15 (10.95%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (8.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (7.30%) Applications Developer
5 10 (7.30%) XML Developer
6 9 (6.57%) Software Developer
7 8 (5.84%) Oracle BI Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Consultant
8 7 (5.11%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
9 6 (4.38%) SAS Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.65%) Technical Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Business Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 4 (2.92%) Solutions Designer
11 4 (2.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.36%) SOAP
2 30 (21.90%) HTML
3 25 (18.25%) REST
4 23 (16.79%) JSON
5 22 (16.06%) Hibernate
5 22 (16.06%) Spring
6 21 (15.33%) jQuery
7 20 (14.60%) NHibernate
7 20 (14.60%) Web Services
8 16 (11.68%) .NET
8 16 (11.68%) Apache Camel
9 14 (10.22%) ActiveMQ
10 13 (9.49%) Entity Framework
10 13 (9.49%) WebSphere MQ
11 11 (8.03%) XSLT
12 10 (7.30%) JMS
13 9 (6.57%) CSS
13 9 (6.57%) J2EE
13 9 (6.57%) WSDL
14 8 (5.84%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.38%) DataPower
3 5 (3.65%) Smart Meter
4 4 (2.92%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.46%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.46%) Life Science
6 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.46%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.73%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.73%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.73%) HACMP
7 1 (0.73%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (32.85%) Unix
2 24 (17.52%) Linux
3 12 (8.76%) Windows
4 9 (6.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.84%) CentOS
6 4 (2.92%) Android
7 3 (2.19%) AIX
8 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.71%) Scrum
3 25 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (18.25%) Unit Testing
4 20 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (14.60%) Software Engineering
5 19 (13.87%) System Testing
6 18 (13.14%) UML
7 16 (11.68%) Workflow
8 15 (10.95%) Data Modelling
8 15 (10.95%) SOA
9 14 (10.22%) Waterfall
10 13 (9.49%) Configuration Management
10 13 (9.49%) CRM
10 13 (9.49%) Test Scripting
11 12 (8.76%) OOD
12 11 (8.03%) Functional Testing
13 10 (7.30%) Change Control
13 10 (7.30%) E-business
13 10 (7.30%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (42.34%) SQL
2 52 (37.96%) Java
3 31 (22.63%) JavaScript
4 21 (15.33%) PL/SQL
5 20 (14.60%) C++
6 17 (12.41%) C#
7 11 (8.03%) Korn
8 10 (7.30%) C
8 10 (7.30%) C-shell
8 10 (7.30%) PHP
8 10 (7.30%) Python
9 8 (5.84%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.84%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.65%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.19%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.19%) VBScript
11 3 (2.19%) XPath
12 2 (1.46%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.46%) Tcl
12 2 (1.46%) XAML
Qualifications
1 41 (29.93%) Security Cleared
2 37 (27.01%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.84%) CCNP
3 8 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.65%) Degree
4 5 (3.65%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.19%) MCAD
5 3 (2.19%) MCITP
5 3 (2.19%) MCSD
5 3 (2.19%) MCTS
5 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.46%) OCA
6 2 (1.46%) OCP
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.73%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.73%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.73%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 48 (35.04%) Oracle
2 27 (19.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.03%) IBM
4 7 (5.11%) Adobe
5 4 (2.92%) webMethods
6 2 (1.46%) Cisco
6 2 (1.46%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.46%) Informatica
6 2 (1.46%) Intergraph
6 2 (1.46%) Sybase
7 1 (0.73%) CA
7 1 (0.73%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.73%) Google
7 1 (0.73%) HP
7 1 (0.73%) NICE Systems
7 1 (0.73%) Remedy
7 1 (0.73%) SAP
7 1 (0.73%) Serena
7 1 (0.73%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.73%) VMware
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