The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South East / Kent
Rank 12 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 31 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.36% 4.80% 4.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.70% 12.78% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 4
Median daily rate £338 £313 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £198 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £328 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £30.35
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +21.93%

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
108 133 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.56% 37.57% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 116 48
Median daily rate £338 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £318 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Kent

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

XML
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Folkestone +4 6 £325 - 1
Maidstone +9 4 £306 +53.12% 2
Tunbridge Wells +9 3 - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for XML.

1 42 (82.35%) Web Services
2 39 (76.47%) JSON
3 35 (68.63%) C#
3 35 (68.63%) .NET
4 34 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 34 (66.67%) Entity Framework
5 31 (60.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (60.78%) TDD
5 31 (60.78%) SQL
6 30 (58.82%) LINQ
6 30 (58.82%) Multithreading
6 30 (58.82%) Concurrent Programming
6 30 (58.82%) Multithreaded Programming
7 29 (56.86%) LINQ to SQL
8 23 (45.10%) Algorithms
9 19 (37.25%) Data Management
10 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (25.49%) Java
12 11 (21.57%) OpenGL
12 11 (21.57%) Mobile App
12 11 (21.57%) Android SDK
12 11 (21.57%) Android Development
12 11 (21.57%) REST
12 11 (21.57%) Memory Management
12 11 (21.57%) Android
13 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
14 9 (17.65%) Mobile Development
14 9 (17.65%) Eclipse
14 9 (17.65%) Degree
15 8 (15.69%) Computer Science

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (1.96%) FileNet
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) DB2
3 4 (7.84%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) Power BI
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (60.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
3 9 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (98.04%) Developer
2 35 (68.63%) .NET Developer
3 21 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 21 (41.18%) C# Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Android Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Java Android Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
6 6 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 5 (9.80%) XML Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.88%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Mobile Web Developer
10 2 (3.92%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Magento Developer
11 1 (1.96%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (82.35%) Web Services
2 39 (76.47%) JSON
3 35 (68.63%) .NET
4 34 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 34 (66.67%) Entity Framework
5 30 (58.82%) LINQ
6 29 (56.86%) LINQ to SQL
7 11 (21.57%) Android SDK
7 11 (21.57%) OpenGL
7 11 (21.57%) REST
8 7 (13.73%) HTML
9 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.92%) CSS
12 1 (1.96%) ADO.NET
12 1 (1.96%) DHTML
12 1 (1.96%) Node.js
12 1 (1.96%) SOAP
12 1 (1.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Algorithms
2 11 (21.57%) Mobile App
3 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) TDD
2 30 (58.82%) Concurrent Programming
2 30 (58.82%) Multithreaded Programming
2 30 (58.82%) Multithreading
3 19 (37.25%) Data Management
4 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (21.57%) Android Development
5 11 (21.57%) Memory Management
6 9 (17.65%) Mobile Development
7 5 (9.80%) MVC
8 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.92%) Web Development
9 1 (1.96%) Data Architecture
9 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.96%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Content Management
9 1 (1.96%) Logical Data Model
9 1 (1.96%) Physical Data Model
9 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.96%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (68.63%) C#
2 31 (60.78%) SQL
3 13 (25.49%) Java
4 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.84%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) Cognos
1 1 (1.96%) Informatica
1 1 (1.96%) Infragistics
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.96%) Netezza
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle
1 1 (1.96%) Teradata
1 1 (1.96%) Zend
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