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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 11 36 7
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Contract jobs citing XML 31 8 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.84% 2.73% 17.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.27% 5.23% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 24
Median daily rate £325 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £293 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £433 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +4.32%
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
81 153 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 28.32% 52.22% 38.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 83 55
Median daily rate £350 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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 +11 21 - - 1
Dover - 2 £255 -
Maidstone +7 1 - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 37 (63.79%) SQL
2 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.10%) JSON
4 21 (36.21%) Java
4 21 (36.21%) Oracle
5 19 (32.76%) Unix
5 19 (32.76%) Oracle Forms
5 19 (32.76%) PL/SQL
5 19 (32.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 19 (32.76%) Shell Script
5 19 (32.76%) Business Development
5 19 (32.76%) System Testing
5 19 (32.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (32.76%) Business Analysis
5 19 (32.76%) Oracle Database
6 16 (27.59%) Mobile Development
6 16 (27.59%) Memory Management
6 16 (27.59%) REST
6 16 (27.59%) Mobile App
6 16 (27.59%) Degree
6 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
6 16 (27.59%) OpenGL
6 16 (27.59%) Web Services
7 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
8 14 (24.14%) Eclipse
9 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
9 13 (22.41%) HTML
10 12 (20.69%) Scrum
10 12 (20.69%) Subversion
11 10 (17.24%) iPhone

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 8 (13.79%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) Mule
2 1 (1.72%) Mule ESB
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) Oracle Database
1 19 (32.76%) Oracle Database 10g
1 19 (32.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (15.52%) MySQL
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.17%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
3 14 (24.14%) Eclipse
4 12 (20.69%) Subversion
5 10 (17.24%) Xcode
6 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (13.79%) Ant
7 8 (13.79%) Maven
8 7 (12.07%) JIRA
9 4 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (1.72%) Bower
10 1 (1.72%) MSTest
10 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (87.93%) Developer
2 19 (32.76%) Oracle Developer
2 19 (32.76%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 14 (24.14%) SQL Developer
4 10 (17.24%) iOS Developer
5 9 (15.52%) PL/SQL Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Java Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (12.07%) J2EE Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (10.34%) Analyst
8 6 (10.34%) Android Developer
8 6 (10.34%) Oracle Reports Developer
8 6 (10.34%) Report Developer
8 6 (10.34%) Test Analyst
9 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) JSON
2 16 (27.59%) OpenGL
2 16 (27.59%) REST
2 16 (27.59%) Web Services
3 13 (22.41%) HTML
4 10 (17.24%) Cocoa
4 10 (17.24%) Cocoa Touch
5 8 (13.79%) CSS
5 8 (13.79%) J2EE
5 8 (13.79%) JDBC
5 8 (13.79%) JSP
5 8 (13.79%) Servlets
5 8 (13.79%) Spring
6 7 (12.07%) .NET
7 6 (10.34%) Android SDK
7 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
8 4 (6.90%) DHTML
9 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.17%) ADO.NET
9 3 (5.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
1 16 (27.59%) Mobile App
2 10 (17.24%) iPad
2 10 (17.24%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Unix
2 10 (17.24%) Apple iOS
3 9 (15.52%) Linux
4 6 (10.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Business Analysis
2 19 (32.76%) Business Development
2 19 (32.76%) System Testing
3 16 (27.59%) Memory Management
3 16 (27.59%) Mobile Development
4 12 (20.69%) Scrum
5 10 (17.24%) iOS Development
6 9 (15.52%) OOP
7 8 (13.79%) AOP
7 8 (13.79%) OOD
7 8 (13.79%) RUP
7 8 (13.79%) UML
8 7 (12.07%) MVC
9 6 (10.34%) Android Development
10 3 (5.17%) Agile Testing
10 3 (5.17%) Exploratory Testing
10 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.17%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (3.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (63.79%) SQL
2 21 (36.21%) Java
3 19 (32.76%) PL/SQL
3 19 (32.76%) Shell Script
4 10 (17.24%) Objective-C
5 8 (13.79%) AspectJ
6 6 (10.34%) C#
6 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.90%) VBScript
8 3 (5.17%) PHP
8 3 (5.17%) VB
9 1 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) ISEB
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) IBM
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.72%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.72%) Teradata