The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 10 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 11 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 14.10% - 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.74% - 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£305 - £448
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 - £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 - £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £27.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -26.02%
XML
Hertfordshire

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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 12 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 34.62% 13.48% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 11
Average daily rate £325 £353 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +28.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £565 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Hemel Hempstead region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Hemel Hempstead region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) SOA
6 6 (42.86%) FTP
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) CSS
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) C#
6 6 (42.86%) .NET
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
6 6 (42.86%) JSON
7 5 (35.71%) JIRA
7 5 (35.71%) Ruby
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
7 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 5 (35.71%) WinForms
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (35.71%) Ant
7 5 (35.71%) JUnit
7 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
1 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
1 5 (35.71%) JBoss
1 5 (35.71%) MQSeries
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) X.25
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (35.71%) DTS
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
1 5 (35.71%) Ant
1 5 (35.71%) JUnit
1 5 (35.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
1 5 (35.71%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Microstrategy Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) jQuery
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 6 (42.86%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) WinForms
4 5 (35.71%) DHTML
4 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) CSS3
4 5 (35.71%) PhoneGap
4 5 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Camel
5 3 (21.43%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 7 (50.00%) SOA
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 5 (35.71%) UML
5 5 (35.71%) OOP
5 5 (35.71%) Database Tuning
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 5 (35.71%) VBScript
3 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
3 5 (35.71%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) Talend
2 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (7.14%) HP