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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 14 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing XML 25 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.55% 6.12% 3.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.09% 11.90% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 4
Median daily rate £350 £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £381 £370
% change year-on-year
- +3.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
XML
South East

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
89 126 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 37.55% 51.43% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 100 28
Median daily rate £350 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £325 - 2
Folkestone - 5 £375 - 2
Maidstone -2 3 £350 +7.69%
West Malling - 2 - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for XML.

1 24 (66.67%) JSON
2 22 (61.11%) Web Services
3 20 (55.56%) SQL
4 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (47.22%) C#
5 17 (47.22%) .NET
6 15 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (38.89%) Entity Framework
7 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
7 14 (38.89%) TDD
8 12 (33.33%) OpenGL
8 12 (33.33%) Multithreading
8 12 (33.33%) LINQ
8 12 (33.33%) REST
8 12 (33.33%) Memory Management
8 12 (33.33%) Mobile App
8 12 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
8 12 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
9 11 (30.56%) LINQ to SQL
10 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
10 10 (27.78%) Mobile Development
10 10 (27.78%) Java
11 9 (25.00%) Android SDK
11 9 (25.00%) Android Development
11 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 9 (25.00%) Android
11 9 (25.00%) Degree
12 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
13 7 (19.44%) HTML

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 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (2.78%) CMS
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Bluemix
1 1 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) DB2
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (11.11%) Subversion
5 3 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (8.33%) Xcode
6 1 (2.78%) Ant
6 1 (2.78%) Bower
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Android Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Java Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Java Android Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
8 3 (8.33%) iOS Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (5.56%) C# WPF Developer
9 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (5.56%) T-SQL Developer
9 2 (5.56%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) JSON
2 22 (61.11%) Web Services
3 17 (47.22%) .NET
4 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
4 14 (38.89%) Entity Framework
5 12 (33.33%) LINQ
5 12 (33.33%) OpenGL
5 12 (33.33%) REST
6 11 (30.56%) LINQ to SQL
7 9 (25.00%) Android SDK
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
10 3 (8.33%) ADO.NET
10 3 (8.33%) Cocoa
10 3 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
10 3 (8.33%) Core Data
10 3 (8.33%) DHTML
10 3 (8.33%) WinForms
10 3 (8.33%) WPF
11 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (19.44%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.33%) iPad
4 3 (8.33%) iPhone
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Android
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) TDD
3 12 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
3 12 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 12 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
3 12 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 10 (27.78%) Mobile Development
5 9 (25.00%) Android Development
6 7 (19.44%) Data Management
7 6 (16.67%) MVC
8 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Business Development
8 4 (11.11%) System Testing
9 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
10 2 (5.56%) OOP
10 2 (5.56%) Scrum
10 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.78%) OOD
11 1 (2.78%) RUP
11 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) C#
3 10 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
6 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.33%) VB
6 3 (8.33%) VBScript
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) AspectJ
8 1 (2.78%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Infragistics
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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Folkestone, Kent
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