The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 17 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 Herefordshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing XML 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 10.00% 18.18% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 100.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £400 £255 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -34.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
Herefordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 10.00% 18.18% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Average daily rate £400 £255 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML
West Midlands

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
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XML
West Midlands

XML
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 1 (100.00%) SonicMQ
1 1 (100.00%) WebSpeed
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WebSpeed
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Progress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) SonicMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP