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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 13 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing XML 19 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.68% 2.31% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.65% 8.64% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £229 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.79% -19.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £104 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
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
62 81 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 28.31% 26.73% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 38 39
Median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.19 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
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 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 19 (65.52%) Web Services
2 16 (55.17%) Oracle
3 11 (37.93%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
3 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
4 10 (34.48%) SOAP
5 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
5 9 (31.03%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
6 8 (27.59%) SOA
7 7 (24.14%) HTML
7 7 (24.14%) XML Messaging
8 6 (20.69%) CSS
8 6 (20.69%) B2B
8 6 (20.69%) Middleware
8 6 (20.69%) EDIFACT
9 5 (17.24%) ATG
9 5 (17.24%) ATG Dynamo
9 5 (17.24%) FTP
9 5 (17.24%) JSP
9 5 (17.24%) OO
9 5 (17.24%) JBoss
9 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
9 5 (17.24%) .NET
9 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (17.24%) BPEL
9 5 (17.24%) Ajax
9 5 (17.24%) JSON
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (13.79%) Use Case

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 5 (17.24%) ATG Dynamo
1 5 (17.24%) JBoss
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (6.90%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) FTP
2 4 (13.79%) HTTPS
3 3 (10.34%) SMTP
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) HTTP
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) DB2
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.45%) DTS
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) Selenium
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Ant
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) NuGet
2 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Integration Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Python Developer
4 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Messaging Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Web Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 2 (6.90%) SOA Developer
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (3.45%) XML Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) Web Services
2 10 (34.48%) SOAP
3 7 (24.14%) HTML
3 7 (24.14%) XML Messaging
4 6 (20.69%) CSS
4 6 (20.69%) EDIFACT
4 6 (20.69%) Middleware
5 5 (17.24%) .NET
5 5 (17.24%) Ajax
5 5 (17.24%) JSON
5 5 (17.24%) JSP
6 3 (10.34%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (10.34%) JMS
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (6.90%) J2EE
7 2 (6.90%) REST
7 2 (6.90%) XSD
8 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.45%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) DataPower
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) SOA
2 6 (20.69%) B2B
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) BPEL
3 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.24%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Use Case
5 3 (10.34%) ETL
5 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) EAI
6 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) ATG
3 4 (13.79%) Endeca
3 4 (13.79%) Sybase
4 2 (6.90%) F5
4 2 (6.90%) Perforce
4 2 (6.90%) Siebel
4 2 (6.90%) Sony
5 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.45%) Talend