The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 14 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 16 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.31% 3.64% 4.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.67% 13.58% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
Median daily rate £425 £350 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -21.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £105 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £491 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.75 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+37.40% -5.75%
XML
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 81 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.40% 26.82% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 38
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £490 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for XML.

1 21 (75.00%) Web Services
2 14 (50.00%) Oracle
3 13 (46.43%) Java
3 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 11 (39.29%) HTML
6 10 (35.71%) CSS
7 9 (32.14%) JSP
7 9 (32.14%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
7 9 (32.14%) JBoss
7 9 (32.14%) ATG
7 9 (32.14%) ATG Dynamo
7 9 (32.14%) Ajax
8 8 (28.57%) SOA
9 7 (25.00%) B2B
9 7 (25.00%) EDIFACT
10 6 (21.43%) Middleware
10 6 (21.43%) Endeca
10 6 (21.43%) System Testing
11 5 (17.86%) Use Case
11 5 (17.86%) Oracle Service Bus
11 5 (17.86%) BPEL
11 5 (17.86%) HTTPS
11 5 (17.86%) FTP
11 5 (17.86%) SOAP
12 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
12 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 9 (32.14%) ATG Dynamo
1 9 (32.14%) JBoss
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (7.14%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) FTP
1 5 (17.86%) HTTPS
2 3 (10.71%) SMTP
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) DTS
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Ant
1 3 (10.71%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) NuGet
3 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Integration Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Messaging Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Web Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Integration Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (7.14%) SOA Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (3.57%) SOA Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) XML Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) Web Services
2 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 10 (35.71%) CSS
4 9 (32.14%) Ajax
4 9 (32.14%) JSP
5 7 (25.00%) EDIFACT
6 6 (21.43%) Middleware
7 5 (17.86%) SOAP
8 3 (10.71%) .NET
8 3 (10.71%) JMS
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (10.71%) XML Messaging
9 2 (7.14%) J2EE
9 2 (7.14%) REST
9 2 (7.14%) XSD
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (3.57%) jQuery
10 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) DataPower
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
2 8 (28.57%) SOA
3 7 (25.00%) B2B
4 6 (21.43%) System Testing
5 5 (17.86%) BPEL
5 5 (17.86%) Use Case
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Web Development
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (7.14%) API Design
8 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
8 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
8 2 (7.14%) High Availability
8 2 (7.14%) Line Management
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
1 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.14%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) ATG
3 6 (21.43%) Endeca
4 2 (7.14%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) Siebel
4 2 (7.14%) Sony
5 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.57%) Talend