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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 52 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Contract jobs citing XML 73 73 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.53% 4.19% 6.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.27% 13.32% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 46 60
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£375 £339 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £46.00 £43.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% +143.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £40.75 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £46.75 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
550 548 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.57% 31.48% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 319 266
Average daily rate £365 £341 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £251 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 33
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -23.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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 28 July 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
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 28 July 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
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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
Basingstoke +22 14 £365 -8.75% 1
Southampton -16 7 £400 +25.00% 3
Hook -3 4 £233 -37.60%
Portsmouth - 4 £350 - 5
Winchester +2 3 £464 +49.67% 2
Farnborough - - - - 1
Fareham - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 61 (37.20%) SQL
1 61 (37.20%) SQL Server
2 56 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 50 (30.49%) HTML
3 50 (30.49%) Web Services
4 48 (29.27%) CSS
5 45 (27.44%) Oracle
5 45 (27.44%) Microsoft
6 42 (25.61%) .NET
6 42 (25.61%) Windows
7 41 (25.00%) Java
7 41 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 35 (21.34%) SOA
9 33 (20.12%) Linux
10 31 (18.90%) C#
11 30 (18.29%) Middleware
12 29 (17.68%) ASP.NET
12 29 (17.68%) SOAP
13 27 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (15.85%) SC Cleared
15 25 (15.24%) C
16 23 (14.02%) XSLT
17 22 (13.41%) jQuery
18 19 (11.59%) T-SQL
18 19 (11.59%) SharePoint
19 18 (10.98%) IIS
19 18 (10.98%) MVC
19 18 (10.98%) Oracle Database
20 17 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 17 (10.37%) Spring

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 19 (11.59%) SharePoint
2 18 (10.98%) IIS
3 15 (9.15%) Apache
4 12 (7.32%) WebLogic
4 12 (7.32%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.27%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.44%) ArcGIS
6 4 (2.44%) Mule
6 4 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.83%) Liferay
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.22%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.22%) CMS
8 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.22%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.32%) MS Office
3 6 (3.66%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (3.05%) Fireworks
5 4 (2.44%) PaintShop Pro
6 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.22%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.05%) SaaS
2 2 (1.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.76%) HTTP
2 13 (7.93%) Firewall
3 10 (6.10%) Internet
4 8 (4.88%) X.400
4 8 (4.88%) X.500
4 8 (4.88%) FTP
5 6 (3.66%) Network Security
6 4 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.44%) AMQP
6 4 (2.44%) SMTP
6 4 (2.44%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.83%) DNS
8 2 (1.22%) SSL
8 2 (1.22%) ATM
8 2 (1.22%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.61%) LDAP
9 1 (0.61%) LAN
9 1 (0.61%) WAN
9 1 (0.61%) DHCP
9 1 (0.61%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (37.20%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.98%) Oracle Database
4 17 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (9.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (8.54%) MySQL
7 13 (7.93%) Relational Database
8 12 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (6.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (4.88%) Oracle Discoverer
11 7 (4.27%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (3.66%) SQLPlus
12 6 (3.66%) DB2
13 4 (2.44%) RDBMS
13 4 (2.44%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (9.76%) Eclipse
2 13 (7.93%) JUnit
2 13 (7.93%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.32%) Subversion
4 11 (6.71%) SoapUI
5 10 (6.10%) Maven
6 9 (5.49%) Selenium
6 9 (5.49%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (5.49%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.27%) Ant
8 6 (3.66%) Toad
8 6 (3.66%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (3.05%) QUnit
9 5 (3.05%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (2.44%) CruiseControl
10 4 (2.44%) Hudson
10 4 (2.44%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 10 (6.10%) Finance
2 9 (5.49%) Military
3 8 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.66%) Retail
4 6 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.22%) Electronics
6 2 (1.22%) Games
6 2 (1.22%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 87 (53.05%) Developer
2 20 (12.20%) Java Developer
3 18 (10.98%) .NET Developer
4 14 (8.54%) Consultant
5 13 (7.93%) Architect
6 12 (7.32%) Analyst
7 11 (6.71%) Test Analyst
8 10 (6.10%) C++ Developer
9 9 (5.49%) DBA
10 8 (4.88%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.27%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (4.27%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.27%) Test Manager
11 7 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.66%) Classic ASP Developer
12 6 (3.66%) Web Developer
13 5 (3.05%) Flash Developer
13 5 (3.05%) ASP Developer
13 5 (3.05%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (30.49%) HTML
1 50 (30.49%) Web Services
2 48 (29.27%) CSS
3 42 (25.61%) .NET
4 30 (18.29%) Middleware
5 29 (17.68%) ASP.NET
5 29 (17.68%) SOAP
6 23 (14.02%) XSLT
7 22 (13.41%) jQuery
8 17 (10.37%) Spring
9 16 (9.76%) Ajax
9 16 (9.76%) WCF
10 15 (9.15%) Hibernate
11 14 (8.54%) JSON
12 13 (7.93%) .NET Framework
12 13 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (6.71%) REST
13 11 (6.71%) Classic ASP
14 10 (6.10%) WSDL
14 10 (6.10%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.32%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.88%) Replication
3 6 (3.66%) E-Learning
3 6 (3.66%) SCORM
4 5 (3.05%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.22%) Derivative
5 2 (1.22%) Wiki
5 2 (1.22%) iSeries
6 1 (0.61%) TRADACOMS
6 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.61%) iPhone
6 1 (0.61%) DataPower
6 1 (0.61%) Clustering
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.61%) Life Science
6 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.61%) W3C
6 1 (0.61%) HACMP
6 1 (0.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.61%) Windows
2 33 (20.12%) Linux
3 12 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.88%) UNIX
6 5 (3.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.44%) VMS
7 4 (2.44%) AIX
7 4 (2.44%) Solaris
8 3 (1.83%) Android
9 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.22%) SUSE
9 2 (1.22%) Debian
10 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.34%) SOA
2 18 (10.98%) MVC
3 16 (9.76%) Test Scripting
4 15 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (9.15%) TDD
4 15 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (8.54%) OO
6 13 (7.93%) Software Engineering
7 11 (6.71%) ITIL
8 10 (6.10%) E-business
8 10 (6.10%) Unit Testing
9 9 (5.49%) Web Development
9 9 (5.49%) CRM
9 9 (5.49%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.88%) Scrum
11 7 (4.27%) OOD
11 7 (4.27%) TOGAF
11 7 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.27%) DevOps
12 6 (3.66%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (37.20%) SQL
2 56 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 41 (25.00%) Java
4 31 (18.90%) C#
5 25 (15.24%) C
6 19 (11.59%) T-SQL
7 17 (10.37%) PL/SQL
8 16 (9.76%) C++
9 13 (7.93%) Python
10 11 (6.71%) Korn
10 11 (6.71%) Perl
10 11 (6.71%) Shell Script
11 10 (6.10%) PowerShell
12 7 (4.27%) ActionScript 2.0
12 7 (4.27%) VB.NET
12 7 (4.27%) ActionScript
13 6 (3.66%) VBScript
13 6 (3.66%) XPath
14 3 (1.83%) Groovy
14 3 (1.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.85%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.10%) Degree
4 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.27%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.44%) CISM
6 4 (2.44%) CISSP
7 3 (1.83%) MCSE
8 2 (1.22%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.61%) MCTS
9 1 (0.61%) ISEB
9 1 (0.61%) MCP
9 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.83%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (5.49%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (3.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (4.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (3.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (3.66%) Data Guard
3 5 (3.05%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.44%) Puppet
4 4 (2.44%) Ansible
5 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.61%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 45 (27.44%) Oracle
1 45 (27.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.66%) Adobe
2 6 (3.66%) webMethods
3 5 (3.05%) Software AG
4 4 (2.44%) Cisco
4 4 (2.44%) Clearswift
4 4 (2.44%) ESRI
4 4 (2.44%) Splunk
4 4 (2.44%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.83%) Talend
5 3 (1.83%) Serena
5 3 (1.83%) Lotus
5 3 (1.83%) IBM
5 3 (1.83%) Sun
6 2 (1.22%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.22%) Endeca
6 2 (1.22%) Google
6 2 (1.22%) Coremetrics
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 4 days ago