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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 25 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing XML 12 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.65% 2.69% 5.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.75% 11.76% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Median daily rate £466 £425 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.70% -7.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £155 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £425 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +4.32%
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
64 68 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 24.81% 22.90% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 29
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £182 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 (91.30%) Web Services
2 14 (60.87%) Java
3 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
4 12 (52.17%) HTML
4 12 (52.17%) Oracle
5 10 (43.48%) CSS
5 10 (43.48%) JSP
5 10 (43.48%) JBoss
5 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
5 10 (43.48%) ATG
5 10 (43.48%) ATG Dynamo
5 10 (43.48%) Ajax
6 9 (39.13%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
7 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
7 8 (34.78%) System Testing
8 6 (26.09%) Endeca
9 4 (17.39%) Middleware
9 4 (17.39%) B2B
9 4 (17.39%) HTTPS
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (17.39%) SOA
9 4 (17.39%) FTP
9 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
9 4 (17.39%) SOAP
9 4 (17.39%) Ant
9 4 (17.39%) EDIFACT
9 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Maven
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development

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 10 (43.48%) ATG Dynamo
1 10 (43.48%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) ColdFusion
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) FTP
1 4 (17.39%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Ant
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Integration Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Integration Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Messaging Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Web Architect
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) Web Services
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) Ajax
3 10 (43.48%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) JSP
4 4 (17.39%) EDIFACT
4 4 (17.39%) Middleware
4 4 (17.39%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) J2EE
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (8.70%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) XSD
6 1 (4.35%) .NET
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) DataPower
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
2 8 (34.78%) System Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) B2B
3 4 (17.39%) SOA
3 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Use Case
4 2 (8.70%) BPEL
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) EAI
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 10 (43.48%) ATG
3 6 (26.09%) Endeca
4 2 (8.70%) F5
4 2 (8.70%) Siebel
4 2 (8.70%) Sony
5 1 (4.35%) Talend
Liverpool, Merseyside
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