The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 16 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 12 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 9.02% 0.79% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.75% 1.56% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 2
Median daily rate £363 £300 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +34.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £384 £369
% change year-on-year
-0.97% +4.06%
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
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 64 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 48.12% 50.39% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 35 21
Median daily rate £363 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.15% -
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 Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester 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 Leicester

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 7 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 Leicester region with a requirement for XML.

1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
2 14 (87.50%) XSLT
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) Ajax
5 8 (50.00%) MVC
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (43.75%) XHTML
6 7 (43.75%) SOAP
6 7 (43.75%) Web Services
6 7 (43.75%) XSD
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Web Development
8 1 (6.25%) HTML5
8 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
8 1 (6.25%) System Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Data Migration

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (43.75%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (43.75%) HTML Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior C# Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Software Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Software Developer
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Developer
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) XSLT
3 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) Ajax
5 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (43.75%) SOAP
5 7 (43.75%) Web Services
5 7 (43.75%) XHTML
5 7 (43.75%) XSD
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) LINQ
6 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MCSD
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore