The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 11 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing XML 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 7.81% 3.62% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.81% 16.13% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
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£385 £323 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.37% -14.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
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Cheshire

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 Knutsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 32.81% 22.46% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 6
Average daily rate £400 £325 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) SSH
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) XPath
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Struts
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (60.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Java Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior J2EE Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Struts
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) XPath
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
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