The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 15 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 12 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.82% 2.01% 6.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.29% 6.52% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £350 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £670 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
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
35 46 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.89% 30.87% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 34
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £263 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 12 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
5 7 (38.89%) XSLT
6 6 (33.33%) SOAP
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (33.33%) Banking
7 5 (27.78%) Spring
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) J2EE
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) C#
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) JSP
7 5 (27.78%) UNIX
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) Ajax
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (16.67%) NHS
9 3 (16.67%) WSDL
9 3 (16.67%) Struts
9 3 (16.67%) JDBC
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (11.11%) Linux

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Perl Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) XSLT
3 6 (33.33%) SOAP
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) J2EE
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) JSP
4 5 (27.78%) Spring
5 4 (22.22%) Ajax
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) Struts
6 3 (16.67%) WSDL
6 3 (16.67%) JDBC
7 2 (11.11%) JAXB
7 2 (11.11%) Middleware
7 2 (11.11%) XSD
7 2 (11.11%) XHTML
7 2 (11.11%) jQuery
7 2 (11.11%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) NHS
2 2 (11.11%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Change Management
1 2 (11.11%) MVC
1 2 (11.11%) Workflow
1 2 (11.11%) UML
1 2 (11.11%) OO
1 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (11.11%) Content Management
1 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
1 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
1 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
2 1 (5.56%) TDD
2 1 (5.56%) SOA
2 1 (5.56%) Validation
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Perforce
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
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