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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 50 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 73 86 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.40% 4.60% 6.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.51% 17.27% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 53 65
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£375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Average hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +5.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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
503 498 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.40% 26.63% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 297 265
Average daily rate £360 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +5.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £35.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 March 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 March 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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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
Basingstoke -4 11 £358 +10.07% 3
Hook -3 9 £363 +0.13%
Southampton -18 9 £380 +24.08% 10
Aldershot +11 3 £250 -32.20%
Farnborough -10 3 £386 - 1
Winchester -13 2 £425 +21.42% 6
Havant +3 1 - -
Fareham -7 1 - - 1
Andover - 1 £350 -
Fordingbridge - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 93 (50.00%) HTML
2 69 (37.10%) Security Cleared
3 66 (35.48%) Linux
4 65 (34.95%) Microsoft
5 58 (31.18%) SC Cleared
6 56 (30.11%) Windows
7 55 (29.57%) SQL
8 51 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (26.88%) Subversion
10 44 (23.66%) CSS
11 43 (23.12%) JavaScript
12 37 (19.89%) Active Directory
12 37 (19.89%) PowerShell
13 36 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
13 36 (19.35%) Web Services
13 36 (19.35%) ITIL
14 35 (18.82%) OO
14 35 (18.82%) C#
14 35 (18.82%) .NET
14 35 (18.82%) PostgreSQL
15 34 (18.28%) Ant
15 34 (18.28%) VBScript
15 34 (18.28%) High Availability
16 33 (17.74%) JSON
16 33 (17.74%) MCSA
16 33 (17.74%) MCITP
17 32 (17.20%) Scrum
17 32 (17.20%) Python
17 32 (17.20%) jQuery

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (11.83%) Apache
2 18 (9.68%) CMS
3 12 (6.45%) TeamSite
4 5 (2.69%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.15%) IIS
5 4 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.61%) Drupal
6 3 (1.61%) WordPress
6 3 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.08%) SAS
7 2 (1.08%) JBoss
8 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 14 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.08%) PaintShop Pro
2 2 (1.08%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (6.45%) SmartPlant
2 4 (2.15%) Magento
3 3 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.54%) Tridion
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.83%) Internet
2 7 (3.76%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.69%) DNS
4 4 (2.15%) DHCP
4 4 (2.15%) Firewall
5 3 (1.61%) HTTP
5 3 (1.61%) SSL
6 2 (1.08%) X.400
6 2 (1.08%) X.500
6 2 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.54%) VLAN
7 1 (0.54%) Network Security
7 1 (0.54%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.54%) IPv4
7 1 (0.54%) SAN
7 1 (0.54%) CTI
7 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.54%) FTP
7 1 (0.54%) LAN
7 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.82%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (12.90%) Ingres
3 16 (8.60%) SQL Server
4 15 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.91%) MS Access
6 10 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (4.84%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.69%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.15%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.61%) MySQL
11 3 (1.61%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.08%) SSDT
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 50 (26.88%) Subversion
2 34 (18.28%) Ant
3 28 (15.05%) Jenkins
4 26 (13.98%) ClearCase
5 25 (13.44%) ClearQuest
6 24 (12.90%) NUnit
6 24 (12.90%) CruiseControl
6 24 (12.90%) CppUnit
6 24 (12.90%) Git (software)
6 24 (12.90%) GoogleTest
7 21 (11.29%) Visual Studio
8 16 (8.60%) Selenium
9 13 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (5.91%) Maven
10 11 (5.91%) JUnit
11 5 (2.69%) PHPUnit
11 5 (2.69%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.61%) QUnit
12 3 (1.61%) Rational Rose
12 3 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (4.30%) Finance
2 5 (2.69%) Publishing
3 4 (2.15%) Military
3 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.15%) Marketing
4 3 (1.61%) Banking
5 2 (1.08%) Electronics
5 2 (1.08%) Automotive
6 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 98 (52.69%) Developer
2 25 (13.44%) Wintel Engineer
3 16 (8.60%) Software Developer
3 16 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (6.99%) Programmer
5 12 (6.45%) Analyst
6 11 (5.91%) Web Developer
6 11 (5.91%) .NET Developer
6 11 (5.91%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (5.38%) Consultant
7 10 (5.38%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.38%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (4.84%) C Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.76%) PHP Developer
10 7 (3.76%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.76%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (2.69%) C# Developer
12 5 (2.69%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (50.00%) HTML
2 44 (23.66%) CSS
3 36 (19.35%) Web Services
4 35 (18.82%) .NET
5 33 (17.74%) JSON
6 32 (17.20%) jQuery
7 30 (16.13%) HTML5
8 27 (14.52%) RESTful
9 25 (13.44%) CSS3
10 24 (12.90%) REST
10 24 (12.90%) wxWidgets
10 24 (12.90%) Motif
11 22 (11.83%) Ajax
12 16 (8.60%) XSLT
13 15 (8.06%) Spring
14 11 (5.91%) ASP.NET
14 11 (5.91%) SOAP
14 11 (5.91%) Spring MVC
15 10 (5.38%) Struts
16 8 (4.30%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.60%) Data Structures
3 9 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.30%) Derivative
5 6 (3.23%) W3C
6 4 (2.15%) Life Science
7 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.08%) Replication
8 2 (1.08%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.08%) SCORM
8 2 (1.08%) PKI
8 2 (1.08%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.08%) Open Source
8 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.08%) User Experience
8 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.54%) Statistics
9 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 66 (35.48%) Linux
2 56 (30.11%) Windows
3 25 (13.44%) UNIX
4 16 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.23%) CentOS
9 2 (1.08%) Android
9 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.54%) Solaris
10 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
2 36 (19.35%) ITIL
3 35 (18.82%) OO
4 34 (18.28%) High Availability
5 32 (17.20%) Scrum
6 28 (15.05%) Software Engineering
6 28 (15.05%) OOD
7 26 (13.98%) Configuration Management
8 25 (13.44%) UML
9 23 (12.37%) MVC
10 22 (11.83%) Unit Testing
11 21 (11.29%) Change Control
11 21 (11.29%) TDD
12 17 (9.14%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (9.14%) Web Development
13 16 (8.60%) BDD
14 14 (7.53%) Integration Testing
14 14 (7.53%) Project Management
15 13 (6.99%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (29.57%) SQL
2 43 (23.12%) JavaScript
3 37 (19.89%) PowerShell
4 35 (18.82%) C#
5 34 (18.28%) VBScript
6 32 (17.20%) Python
7 29 (15.59%) Java
8 27 (14.52%) C
8 27 (14.52%) C++
9 19 (10.22%) PHP
10 13 (6.99%) VB.NET
11 8 (4.30%) XAML
11 8 (4.30%) PHP5
12 3 (1.61%) VBA
12 3 (1.61%) VB
12 3 (1.61%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.61%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.08%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.08%) XPath
13 2 (1.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 69 (37.10%) Security Cleared
2 58 (31.18%) SC Cleared
3 36 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (17.74%) MCSA
4 33 (17.74%) MCITP
5 12 (6.45%) Degree
6 4 (2.15%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.61%) CCNA
7 3 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.61%) MCSE
7 3 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.08%) HNC
8 2 (1.08%) HND
8 2 (1.08%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) WCAG
2 1 (0.54%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (19.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.91%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.15%) vSphere
5 2 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.54%) NFS
6 1 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (1.61%) Nagios
2 3 (1.61%) OpenView
3 1 (0.54%) Netcool
3 1 (0.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 65 (34.95%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.68%) HP
3 14 (7.53%) Oracle
4 12 (6.45%) Intergraph
5 10 (5.38%) VMware
6 9 (4.84%) Google
7 8 (4.30%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.76%) Ektron
9 5 (2.69%) SAP
10 4 (2.15%) McAfee
10 4 (2.15%) Lumension
11 3 (1.61%) webMethods
11 3 (1.61%) Cisco
11 3 (1.61%) Adobe
11 3 (1.61%) NetApp
12 2 (1.08%) Clearswift
12 2 (1.08%) Guidewire
12 2 (1.08%) Software AG
13 1 (0.54%) Coverity
13 1 (0.54%) Veritas
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