The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 37 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing XML 97 114 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.67% 6.68% 4.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.77% 23.80% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 69 50
Average daily rate £350 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +47.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
546 479 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.30% 28.08% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 301 184
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 46
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.13 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +23 21 £353 -11.87% 4
Southampton -12 10 £314 -17.54% 2
Farnborough - 6 £388 -
Hook -14 4 £330 -1.49%
Portsmouth -5 3 £538 +48.27% 1
Winchester -6 2 £350 +55.55% 1
Eastleigh +5 1 £350 -
Fareham -1 1 - - 2
Aldershot -16 1 £350 - 1
Andover - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 1
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 88 (41.51%) .NET
2 76 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 73 (34.43%) HTML
4 70 (33.02%) SQL
5 69 (32.55%) SQL Server
6 66 (31.13%) Web Services
7 62 (29.25%) Security Cleared
8 57 (26.89%) C#
9 53 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 52 (24.53%) CSS
10 52 (24.53%) Microsoft
11 51 (24.06%) Java
12 44 (20.75%) SOA
12 44 (20.75%) Middleware
13 41 (19.34%) JSON
14 39 (18.40%) SOAP
14 39 (18.40%) Windows
15 36 (16.98%) ASP.NET
16 35 (16.51%) SQL Server 2008
17 33 (15.57%) SharePoint
18 32 (15.09%) Linux
19 30 (14.15%) Oracle
20 29 (13.68%) C++
21 25 (11.79%) Hibernate
21 25 (11.79%) OO
21 25 (11.79%) Git (software)
22 24 (11.32%) Android
22 24 (11.32%) C
22 24 (11.32%) Visual Studio
23 21 (9.91%) XSLT

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 33 (15.57%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.43%) WebSphere
3 19 (8.96%) IIS
4 17 (8.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (7.08%) Liferay
6 14 (6.60%) WebLogic
7 10 (4.72%) Apache
8 9 (4.25%) CMS
9 8 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (3.77%) MS Project Server
10 5 (2.36%) Mule
10 5 (2.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.89%) ArcGIS
12 3 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.94%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.13%) MS Office
3 12 (5.66%) Adobe Captivate
3 12 (5.66%) Fireworks
4 11 (5.19%) PaintShop Pro
5 9 (4.25%) MS Project
6 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.30%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.94%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.47%) Staffware
5 1 (0.47%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.47%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
1 1 (0.47%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.19%) Network Security
2 10 (4.72%) Internet
2 10 (4.72%) HTTP
3 9 (4.25%) Firewall
4 8 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.77%) FTP
5 7 (3.30%) SMTP
6 6 (2.83%) CTI
7 5 (2.36%) X.400
7 5 (2.36%) X.500
8 4 (1.89%) AMQP
8 4 (1.89%) SSL
9 3 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.94%) LTE
10 2 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.94%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.94%) GSM
10 2 (0.94%) 3GPP
10 2 (0.94%) LDAP
11 1 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (32.55%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (8.02%) Oracle Database
3 17 (8.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (7.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (6.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (5.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (4.25%) MySQL
9 8 (3.77%) Oracle Discoverer
10 7 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (3.30%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.36%) DB2
11 5 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.89%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.89%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.42%) Ingres
13 3 (1.42%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (11.79%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.32%) Visual Studio
3 19 (8.96%) SoapUI
4 15 (7.08%) Subversion
4 15 (7.08%) Talend Open Studio
5 13 (6.13%) Eclipse
6 12 (5.66%) Dreamweaver
7 11 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (4.25%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (4.25%) Xcode
9 6 (2.83%) Ant
10 5 (2.36%) JUnit
10 5 (2.36%) NUnit
10 5 (2.36%) Moq
10 5 (2.36%) Mercurial
10 5 (2.36%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.89%) JIRA
11 4 (1.89%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.89%) JDeveloper
12 3 (1.42%) ClearCase
General
1 15 (7.08%) Finance
2 10 (4.72%) Military
3 8 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.83%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.36%) Banking
5 5 (2.36%) Retail
6 2 (0.94%) Electronics
6 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.94%) Games
6 2 (0.94%) Publishing
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 137 (64.62%) Developer
2 26 (12.26%) .NET Developer
3 25 (11.79%) Java Developer
4 16 (7.55%) Consultant
5 12 (5.66%) C++ Developer
5 12 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (5.19%) Flash Developer
6 11 (5.19%) C# Developer
7 10 (4.72%) Android Developer
7 10 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (4.72%) Architect
8 9 (4.25%) Web Developer
8 9 (4.25%) DBA
9 8 (3.77%) Analyst
10 7 (3.30%) Author
10 7 (3.30%) Technical Author
10 7 (3.30%) Software Developer
10 7 (3.30%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (3.30%) Test Consultant
10 7 (3.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (41.51%) .NET
2 73 (34.43%) HTML
3 66 (31.13%) Web Services
4 52 (24.53%) CSS
5 44 (20.75%) Middleware
6 41 (19.34%) JSON
7 39 (18.40%) SOAP
8 36 (16.98%) ASP.NET
9 25 (11.79%) Hibernate
10 21 (9.91%) XSLT
11 20 (9.43%) Spring
11 20 (9.43%) .NET Framework
11 20 (9.43%) LINQ
11 20 (9.43%) jQuery
12 19 (8.96%) Ajax
13 17 (8.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 16 (7.55%) RESTful
15 15 (7.08%) Java EE
15 15 (7.08%) WCF
16 14 (6.60%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.91%) Mobile App
2 14 (6.60%) Client/Server
3 13 (6.13%) SCORM
3 13 (6.13%) E-Learning
4 9 (4.25%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.36%) Replication
6 4 (1.89%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.42%) DataPower
8 2 (0.94%) Open Source
8 2 (0.94%) Wiki
8 2 (0.94%) iSeries
8 2 (0.94%) DTV
8 2 (0.94%) HACMP
9 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.47%) W3C
9 1 (0.47%) Clustering
9 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.40%) Windows
2 32 (15.09%) Linux
3 24 (11.32%) Android
4 12 (5.66%) Windows 7
5 10 (4.72%) Apple iOS
6 9 (4.25%) UNIX
7 8 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.42%) VMS
9 3 (1.42%) Solaris
10 2 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.75%) SOA
2 25 (11.79%) OO
3 21 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (8.49%) Scrum
4 18 (8.49%) Mobile Application Development
5 17 (8.02%) Software Engineering
6 16 (7.55%) Android Development
7 15 (7.08%) OOP
7 15 (7.08%) Test Scripting
8 14 (6.60%) OOD
9 13 (6.13%) Workflow
10 12 (5.66%) Unit Testing
10 12 (5.66%) Pair Programming
10 12 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.19%) Data Modelling
11 11 (5.19%) Refactoring
11 11 (5.19%) Test Strategy
11 11 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (4.72%) Time Management
12 10 (4.72%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 76 (35.85%) JavaScript
2 70 (33.02%) SQL
3 57 (26.89%) C#
4 51 (24.06%) Java
5 29 (13.68%) C++
6 24 (11.32%) C
7 16 (7.55%) T-SQL
8 14 (6.60%) ActionScript 2.0
8 14 (6.60%) ActionScript
9 11 (5.19%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.72%) Python
11 9 (4.25%) VB.NET
12 8 (3.77%) Korn
12 8 (3.77%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.77%) VB
12 8 (3.77%) Perl
13 7 (3.30%) PL/SQL
13 7 (3.30%) XPath
14 4 (1.89%) PHP
15 3 (1.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (29.25%) Security Cleared
2 53 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.30%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.36%) ISEB
5 5 (2.36%) Degree
6 3 (1.42%) MCSE
6 3 (1.42%) CISSP
6 3 (1.42%) CISM
6 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.47%) OCP
7 1 (0.47%) OCA
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.94%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
2 1 (0.47%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (2.83%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.36%) Tivoli
1 5 (2.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (1.89%) Ansible
2 4 (1.89%) Puppet
3 3 (1.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.42%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.94%) WMI
4 2 (0.94%) CA SiteMinder
4 2 (0.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 52 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.15%) Oracle
3 15 (7.08%) Talend
4 13 (6.13%) Adobe
5 7 (3.30%) Ektron
6 5 (2.36%) Software AG
6 5 (2.36%) webMethods
7 4 (1.89%) Splunk
7 4 (1.89%) ESRI
7 4 (1.89%) Clearswift
7 4 (1.89%) IBM
8 3 (1.42%) Cisco
8 3 (1.42%) Thunderhead
9 2 (0.94%) Endeca
9 2 (0.94%) Google
9 2 (0.94%) Coremetrics
9 2 (0.94%) Serena
9 2 (0.94%) Remedy
9 2 (0.94%) Quark
10 1 (0.47%) Sun
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