The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford 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 8 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing XML 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.00% 5.51% 8.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 15.91% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £400 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
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
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
10 44 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 25.00% 34.65% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 9
Median daily rate £400 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £388 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford 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 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 9 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

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 Knutsford region with a requirement for XML.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java