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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 15 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing XML 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.61% 2.35% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 15.38% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.32 £34.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.11% -7.33%
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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
9 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 14.52% 15.29% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 17
Average daily rate £300 £260 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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
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 4 September 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 14 (87.50%) Java
3 14 (87.50%) ITIL
3 14 (87.50%) HP
3 14 (87.50%) BMC
3 14 (87.50%) CA
3 14 (87.50%) ITSM
3 14 (87.50%) Workflow
3 14 (87.50%) CMS
3 14 (87.50%) Unit Testing
3 14 (87.50%) CMDB
3 14 (87.50%) ServiceNow
4 12 (75.00%) Service Management
5 11 (68.75%) Web Services
6 9 (56.25%) Content Management
6 9 (56.25%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) XHTML
8 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
9 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 1 (6.25%) Oracle
9 1 (6.25%) VB.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (87.50%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) XHTML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) WinForms
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) WPF
4 1 (6.25%) LINQ
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
1 14 (87.50%) ITSM
1 14 (87.50%) Workflow
1 14 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 12 (75.00%) Service Management
3 9 (56.25%) Content Management
3 9 (56.25%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) HL7
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) HP
1 14 (87.50%) BMC
1 14 (87.50%) CA
1 14 (87.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle