The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 26 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 21 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.34% 4.13% 6.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.26% 13.93% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 5
Average daily rate £399 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.91% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £325 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.54 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.55 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +18.51%
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
115 122 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.26% 29.61% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 85 28
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.54 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.24% +150.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

XML Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +8 8 £413 +37.50% 3
Blackpool - 3 £455 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
2 14 (43.75%) Oracle
2 14 (43.75%) HTML
2 14 (43.75%) XSD
3 12 (37.50%) C#
4 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (34.38%) CSS
4 11 (34.38%) SOAP
5 10 (31.25%) SQL
5 10 (31.25%) IBM
6 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
7 8 (25.00%) System Testing
7 8 (25.00%) jQuery
7 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (25.00%) Node.js
7 8 (25.00%) HTML5
7 8 (25.00%) Jasmine
7 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (25.00%) WSDL
7 8 (25.00%) SAML
7 8 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 8 (25.00%) Grunt
7 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 8 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (25.00%) Sublime Text
7 8 (25.00%) Bower
7 8 (25.00%) GitLab

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
2 8 (25.00%) Bower
2 8 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.00%) GitLab
2 8 (25.00%) Grunt
2 8 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 8 (25.00%) Protractor
2 8 (25.00%) Sublime Text
2 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio Code
3 6 (18.75%) ClearCase
3 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (15.63%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (12.50%) Rational Robot
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (9.38%) Avionics
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Military
2 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Database Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior WinForms Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) HTML
1 14 (43.75%) XSD
2 11 (34.38%) CSS
2 11 (34.38%) SOAP
3 8 (25.00%) .NET
3 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (25.00%) HTML5
3 8 (25.00%) jQuery
3 8 (25.00%) SAML
3 8 (25.00%) WSDL
4 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 6 (18.75%) Entity Framework
4 6 (18.75%) WinForms
4 6 (18.75%) WPF
4 6 (18.75%) XSLT
5 3 (9.38%) SGML
6 2 (6.25%) JSON
6 2 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (3.13%) CSS3
7 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (25.00%) System Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) OO
4 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.63%) SOLID
4 5 (15.63%) TDD
5 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.13%) E-business
7 1 (3.13%) ERP
7 1 (3.13%) MVC
7 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) ES6
5 6 (18.75%) C++
6 5 (15.63%) VC++
7 4 (12.50%) Java
8 3 (9.38%) VB
9 1 (3.13%) C
9 1 (3.13%) PL/1
9 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) IBM
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
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