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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 20 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing XML 10 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 6.67% 5.26% 4.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.49% 19.61% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Median daily rate £300 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £319 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £475 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
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
69 51 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 46.00% 26.84% 40.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 38
Median daily rate £338 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 22
Median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £31.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £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 5 May 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 5 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 Leicester region with a requirement for XML.

1 11 (64.71%) HTML
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) JSON
3 8 (47.06%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) OO
4 7 (41.18%) Subversion
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 6 (35.29%) Sass
5 6 (35.29%) LESS
5 6 (35.29%) CSS3
5 6 (35.29%) Backbone.js
5 6 (35.29%) User Experience
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle
5 6 (35.29%) SAP
6 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (29.41%) Analytics
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) Ajax
8 3 (17.65%) MVC
9 2 (11.76%) C#
9 2 (11.76%) Web Services

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 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Subversion
2 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) UI Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (29.41%) OBIEE Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) JSON
3 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
3 7 (41.18%) HTML5
3 7 (41.18%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (35.29%) Backbone.js
4 6 (35.29%) CSS3
4 6 (35.29%) LESS
4 6 (35.29%) Sass
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 2 (11.76%) J2EE
7 2 (11.76%) JSP
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) SOAP
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 1 (5.88%) JMS
8 1 (5.88%) XSL
8 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) Analytics
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) B2B
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
1 6 (35.29%) SAP