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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 14 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.49% - 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £300
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 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
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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
16 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 17.98% 23.29% 54.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 12
Average daily rate £338 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £300
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 £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API

XML
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA