The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 31 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 24 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.12% 3.44% 4.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.89% 15.15% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 20
Median daily rate £468 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £20.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £31.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+26.19% +9.79%

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
151 132 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.95% 22.68% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 77 109
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £42.06 £37.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £37.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 12 £469 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - - 1
Watford -6 2 £513 - 1
Hertford - 2 - -
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 26 (59.09%) HTML
2 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
3 20 (45.45%) Web Services
4 19 (43.18%) SOAP
5 18 (40.91%) E-Commerce
6 17 (38.64%) CSS
6 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (31.82%) Finance
9 13 (29.55%) REST
9 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
10 12 (27.27%) Data Migration
10 12 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
10 12 (27.27%) SAP HR
10 12 (27.27%) Migration
10 12 (27.27%) BAPI
10 12 (27.27%) LSMW
10 12 (27.27%) SAP
10 12 (27.27%) SQL
10 12 (27.27%) Unix
11 11 (25.00%) IBM
11 11 (25.00%) Java
11 11 (25.00%) C#
11 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
12 10 (22.73%) JIRA
12 10 (22.73%) XSLT
12 10 (22.73%) OO
13 9 (20.45%) J2EE
13 9 (20.45%) MySQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.45%) WebSphere
2 7 (15.91%) IIS
3 5 (11.36%) Apache
4 4 (9.09%) CMS
5 3 (6.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (6.82%) MQSeries
5 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.27%) Drupal
7 1 (2.27%) NServiceBus
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (27.27%) SAP HR
2 5 (11.36%) Magento
3 2 (4.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
1 1 (2.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) MySQL
2 8 (18.18%) DB2
2 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.36%) DbVisualizer
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 12 (27.27%) LSMW
3 10 (22.73%) JIRA
4 9 (20.45%) Subversion
5 7 (15.91%) Cucumber
6 5 (11.36%) Appium
6 5 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (11.36%) FxCop
6 5 (11.36%) ReSharper
6 5 (11.36%) Selenium
6 5 (11.36%) SoapUI
6 5 (11.36%) StyleCop
6 5 (11.36%) WebDriver
7 4 (9.09%) Moq
8 3 (6.82%) Ant
8 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
8 3 (6.82%) JUnit
8 3 (6.82%) Log4j
8 3 (6.82%) Mockito
8 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Interactive Media
3 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Data Migration Specialist
2 8 (18.18%) HR Specialist
2 8 (18.18%) Migration Specialist
3 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Automation Tester
5 5 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Java Automation Tester
5 5 (11.36%) PHP Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 5 (11.36%) Selenium Tester
5 5 (11.36%) Tester
6 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Data Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Data Migration Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Migration Manager
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) HTML
2 20 (45.45%) Web Services
3 19 (43.18%) SOAP
4 17 (38.64%) CSS
5 13 (29.55%) REST
6 12 (27.27%) BAPI
7 10 (22.73%) XSLT
8 9 (20.45%) J2EE
9 8 (18.18%) .NET
9 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 8 (18.18%) Entity Framework
9 8 (18.18%) jQuery
9 8 (18.18%) JSON
10 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (15.91%) LAMP
11 6 (13.64%) LINQ
11 6 (13.64%) NHibernate
11 6 (13.64%) WCF
11 6 (13.64%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Data Structures
2 5 (11.36%) e-Learning
3 4 (9.09%) Contactless
3 4 (9.09%) EMV
4 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.55%) RIA
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Unix
2 8 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Solaris
4 3 (6.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) E-Commerce
2 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
3 12 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 12 (27.27%) Migration
4 10 (22.73%) OO
5 9 (20.45%) MVC
5 9 (20.45%) Scrum
6 8 (18.18%) OOP
6 8 (18.18%) Web Development
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.91%) SOLID
7 7 (15.91%) Test Automation
8 6 (13.64%) BDD
8 6 (13.64%) Document Management
8 6 (13.64%) TDD
9 5 (11.36%) Automated Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Coaching
9 5 (11.36%) Code Coverage
9 5 (11.36%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.27%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) C#
3 11 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (15.91%) PHP
5 6 (13.64%) VBScript
6 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.82%) Perl
7 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) SAP
2 11 (25.00%) IBM
3 7 (15.91%) Zend
4 5 (11.36%) Atlassian
4 5 (11.36%) hybris
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle
6 3 (6.82%) ATG
6 3 (6.82%) Blue Martini
6 3 (6.82%) Elastic Path
6 3 (6.82%) Interwoven
6 3 (6.82%) Northgate
6 3 (6.82%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (4.55%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.27%) Xerox
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