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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South East / Kent
Rank 11 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 37 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.45% 4.05% 5.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.94% 10.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 5
Median daily rate £338 £250 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £160 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £36.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +25.47%

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
109 100 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 42.58% 40.49% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 89 38
Median daily rate £340 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +5 8 £375 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 7 - -
Maidstone +5 4 £338 +35.00% 2
West Malling +4 2 - - 1
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 34 (79.07%) Web Services
2 32 (74.42%) JSON
3 27 (62.79%) C#
3 27 (62.79%) .NET
4 26 (60.47%) .NET Framework
4 26 (60.47%) Entity Framework
5 25 (58.14%) SQL
6 24 (55.81%) TDD
6 24 (55.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (53.49%) LINQ
7 23 (53.49%) Multithreading
7 23 (53.49%) Concurrent Programming
7 23 (53.49%) Multithreaded Programming
8 22 (51.16%) LINQ to SQL
9 17 (39.53%) Algorithms
9 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (34.88%) Data Management
11 12 (27.91%) Java
12 11 (25.58%) OpenGL
12 11 (25.58%) Mobile App
12 11 (25.58%) Android SDK
12 11 (25.58%) Android Development
12 11 (25.58%) REST
12 11 (25.58%) Android
12 11 (25.58%) Memory Management
13 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
14 9 (20.93%) Mobile Development
14 9 (20.93%) Degree
14 9 (20.93%) Eclipse
15 8 (18.60%) SQL Server

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 (2.33%) FileNet
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) DB2
3 3 (6.98%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.33%) Power BI
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (55.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.93%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 27 (62.79%) .NET Developer
3 16 (37.21%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (37.21%) C# Developer
4 11 (25.58%) Android Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Java Android Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.98%) XML Developer
8 2 (4.65%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (2.33%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Information Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Senior SQL Server Developer
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (79.07%) Web Services
2 32 (74.42%) JSON
3 27 (62.79%) .NET
4 26 (60.47%) .NET Framework
4 26 (60.47%) Entity Framework
5 23 (53.49%) LINQ
6 22 (51.16%) LINQ to SQL
7 11 (25.58%) Android SDK
7 11 (25.58%) OpenGL
7 11 (25.58%) REST
8 6 (13.95%) HTML
9 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
10 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.65%) CSS
12 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
12 1 (2.33%) DHTML
12 1 (2.33%) Node.js
12 1 (2.33%) SOAP
12 1 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Algorithms
2 11 (25.58%) Mobile App
3 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) TDD
2 23 (53.49%) Concurrent Programming
2 23 (53.49%) Multithreaded Programming
2 23 (53.49%) Multithreading
3 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.88%) Data Management
5 11 (25.58%) Android Development
5 11 (25.58%) Memory Management
6 9 (20.93%) Mobile Development
7 4 (9.30%) MVC
8 1 (2.33%) Data Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Content Management
8 1 (2.33%) Game Development
8 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.33%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (2.33%) Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Physical Data Model
8 1 (2.33%) System Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C#
2 25 (58.14%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) Java
4 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) VB
6 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Cognos
2 1 (2.33%) Informatica
2 1 (2.33%) Infragistics
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Netezza
2 1 (2.33%) Teradata
2 1 (2.33%) Zend
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