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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 27 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 30 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.54% 4.51% 7.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.76% 11.96% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 5
Median daily rate £325 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
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
179 92 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.00% 37.70% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 38 33
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £353 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.81 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

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 6 May 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 +2 17 £270 - 3
Maidstone - 4 £313 -
West Malling - 1 - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 36 (81.82%) SQL
2 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (43.18%) Oracle
4 16 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 16 (36.36%) Business Development
4 16 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (36.36%) System Testing
4 16 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 16 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 16 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
4 16 (36.36%) Unix
4 16 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 14 (31.82%) Java
6 12 (27.27%) HTML
7 10 (22.73%) JSON
8 9 (20.45%) Scrum
8 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
8 9 (20.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
9 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 8 (18.18%) Web Services
9 8 (18.18%) Finance
9 8 (18.18%) Degree
9 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
10 7 (15.91%) Subversion
10 7 (15.91%) .NET

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 3 (6.82%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) Oracle Database
1 16 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
1 16 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (9.09%) MySQL
5 3 (6.82%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.55%) OLTP
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (20.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (15.91%) Eclipse
3 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.91%) Subversion
4 4 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (6.82%) Ant
5 3 (6.82%) Maven
5 3 (6.82%) Xcode
6 2 (4.55%) JIRA
7 1 (2.27%) JMeter
7 1 (2.27%) MSTest
7 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) SQL Developer
3 17 (38.64%) Oracle Developer
4 16 (36.36%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 9 (20.45%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Oracle Reports Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Report Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Test Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Agile Test Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Android Developer
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
9 3 (6.82%) C# WPF Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (6.82%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) HTML
2 10 (22.73%) JSON
3 8 (18.18%) Web Services
4 7 (15.91%) .NET
4 7 (15.91%) OpenGL
4 7 (15.91%) REST
5 6 (13.64%) CSS
6 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
7 4 (9.09%) Android SDK
7 4 (9.09%) DHTML
8 3 (6.82%) ADO.NET
8 3 (6.82%) Cocoa
8 3 (6.82%) Cocoa Touch
8 3 (6.82%) J2EE
8 3 (6.82%) JDBC
8 3 (6.82%) JSP
8 3 (6.82%) Servlets
8 3 (6.82%) Spring
8 3 (6.82%) WinForms
8 3 (6.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) iPad
2 3 (6.82%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Unix
2 5 (11.36%) Android
3 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.82%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Windows
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 16 (36.36%) Business Development
2 16 (36.36%) System Testing
3 9 (20.45%) Scrum
4 7 (15.91%) Memory Management
4 7 (15.91%) Mobile Development
5 5 (11.36%) Android Development
5 5 (11.36%) MVC
6 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) SDLC
7 3 (6.82%) Agile Testing
7 3 (6.82%) AOP
7 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.82%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (6.82%) OOP
7 3 (6.82%) RUP
7 3 (6.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) SQL
2 16 (36.36%) PL/SQL
2 16 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 14 (31.82%) Java
4 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
5 6 (13.64%) C#
6 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.09%) VB
7 4 (9.09%) VBScript
8 3 (6.82%) AspectJ
8 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) ISEB
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
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