The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 34 34 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing XML 11 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.65% 3.19% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.41% 17.72% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Median daily rate £394 £361 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% +44.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £46.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +0.94%
XML
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 79 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.76% 18.00% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 58 66
Median daily rate £353 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £570 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.63 £46.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +119.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Lancashire region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Preston +2 4 £501 +35.72%
Blackburn - 3 £281 -
Blackpool - 1 £475 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for XML.

1 20 (57.14%) Oracle
2 17 (48.57%) C#
3 15 (42.86%) IBM
4 14 (40.00%) C++
4 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 13 (37.14%) SQL
5 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
5 13 (37.14%) Windows
6 11 (31.43%) .NET
7 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (25.71%) VC++
8 9 (25.71%) RDBMS
8 9 (25.71%) Rational DOORS
8 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
9 8 (22.86%) OO
9 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
10 7 (20.00%) Requirements Management
10 7 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (20.00%) HTML
11 6 (17.14%) XSD
11 6 (17.14%) XSLT
11 6 (17.14%) ClearCase
11 6 (17.14%) HTTP
11 6 (17.14%) WinForms
11 6 (17.14%) WPF
11 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
11 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (17.14%) Entity Framework

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (5.71%) Apache
1 2 (5.71%) JBoss
1 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (25.71%) RDBMS
2 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
2 9 (25.71%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (17.14%) ClearCase
3 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (11.43%) Rational Robot
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.57%) Avionics
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Military
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Software Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Database Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Database Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
3 6 (17.14%) Entity Framework
3 6 (17.14%) WinForms
3 6 (17.14%) WPF
3 6 (17.14%) XSD
3 6 (17.14%) XSLT
4 5 (14.29%) SOAP
5 4 (11.43%) CSS
6 3 (8.57%) JSON
6 3 (8.57%) REST
6 3 (8.57%) SGML
7 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (5.71%) Apache Camel
7 2 (5.71%) CSS3
7 2 (5.71%) HTML5
7 2 (5.71%) J2EE
7 2 (5.71%) JDBC
7 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) OO
2 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
3 7 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 5 (14.29%) SOLID
4 5 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (11.43%) SDLC
6 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) E-business
6 2 (5.71%) High Availability
6 2 (5.71%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.71%) SOA
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) C++
3 13 (37.14%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) VC++
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.29%) VB
7 4 (11.43%) VB6
8 2 (5.71%) C
8 2 (5.71%) Java
9 1 (2.86%) PHP
9 1 (2.86%) PL/1
9 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle
2 15 (42.86%) IBM
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
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