The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 5 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing XML 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 12.00% 8.47% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 41.67% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £258 £500 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.50% +78.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £500 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £500 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +4.32%
XML
Buckinghamshire

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 High Wycombe region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 28.00% 20.34% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 9
Median daily rate £300 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £235 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of contract jobs across the High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

XML
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
3 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) JSP
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

XML
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) XML Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (14.29%) LINQ
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft