The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 28 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 10 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.24% 5.61% 4.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.31% 12.31% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Median daily rate £381 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £290 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £370 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +15.62%

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
97 130 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.10% 45.61% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 73 37
Median daily rate £310 £300 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.15% +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Leicester +3 2 £381 +27.08% 1
XML
East Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for XML.

1 34 (69.39%) C#
1 34 (69.39%) XSLT
1 34 (69.39%) .NET
2 20 (40.82%) TDD
2 20 (40.82%) E-Commerce
3 16 (32.65%) HTML
3 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.65%) CSS
3 16 (32.65%) jQuery
4 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
5 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
6 9 (18.37%) Ajax
7 8 (16.33%) MVC
7 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.33%) SQL
7 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
7 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (14.29%) XHTML
8 7 (14.29%) SOAP
8 7 (14.29%) Web Services
8 7 (14.29%) XSD
8 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (12.24%) Web Development
10 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.16%) NUnit
10 4 (8.16%) Moq
11 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Acrobat
1 1 (2.04%) FrameMaker
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Moq
1 4 (8.16%) NUnit
General
1 1 (2.04%) Advertising
1 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (75.51%) Developer
2 28 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 26 (53.06%) .NET Developer
3 26 (53.06%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (40.82%) XML Developer
4 20 (40.82%) XML XSLT Developer
5 12 (24.49%) Author
5 12 (24.49%) Technical Author
6 7 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (69.39%) .NET
1 34 (69.39%) XSLT
2 16 (32.65%) CSS
2 16 (32.65%) HTML
2 16 (32.65%) jQuery
3 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
4 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
5 9 (18.37%) Ajax
6 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (14.29%) SOAP
6 7 (14.29%) Web Services
6 7 (14.29%) XHTML
6 7 (14.29%) XSD
7 1 (2.04%) HTML5
7 1 (2.04%) LINQ
7 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) E-Commerce
1 20 (40.82%) TDD
2 8 (16.33%) MVC
3 6 (12.24%) Web Development
4 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.04%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.04%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL
6 1 (2.04%) ITSM
6 1 (2.04%) Migration
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.04%) Project Management
6 1 (2.04%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.04%) Service Management
6 1 (2.04%) System Testing
6 1 (2.04%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) C#
2 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.33%) SQL
3 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
1 1 (2.04%) MCSD
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe
2 1 (2.04%) Sitecore