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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 16 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing XML 14 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.00% 7.32% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 27.27% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 7
Median daily rate £375 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £426 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £497 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £380 £368
% change year-on-year
+0.98% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
70 77 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 35.00% 26.83% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 27
Median daily rate £370 £428 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.45% +22.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.10 -
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 6 December 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 6 December 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 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 13 (43.33%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) Web Services
3 10 (33.33%) SOAP
3 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 9 (30.00%) XML Messaging
5 7 (23.33%) OO
6 6 (20.00%) Python
6 6 (20.00%) Unix
6 6 (20.00%) Client/Server
6 6 (20.00%) SOA
6 6 (20.00%) .NET
6 6 (20.00%) JSON
6 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (16.67%) QA
7 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.67%) Sybase
7 5 (16.67%) DB2
7 5 (16.67%) FTP
7 5 (16.67%) EDIFACT
7 5 (16.67%) B2B
8 4 (13.33%) Middleware
8 4 (13.33%) Finance
8 4 (13.33%) HTML
8 4 (13.33%) FIX Protocol

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 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.67%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (6.67%) ColdFusion
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.67%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) FTP
2 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (10.00%) SMTP
3 2 (6.67%) HTTP
3 2 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) DB2
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.33%) DTS
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) JMeter
3 2 (6.67%) LSMW
4 1 (3.33%) NuGet
4 1 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Integration Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Messaging Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Web Architect
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Data Migration Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Data Migration Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Senior QA Tester
5 2 (6.67%) SOA Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Web Services
2 10 (33.33%) SOAP
3 9 (30.00%) XML Messaging
4 6 (20.00%) .NET
4 6 (20.00%) JSON
5 5 (16.67%) EDIFACT
6 4 (13.33%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (13.33%) HTML
6 4 (13.33%) Middleware
7 3 (10.00%) CSS
7 3 (10.00%) J2EE
7 3 (10.00%) JMS
7 3 (10.00%) JSP
8 2 (6.67%) Ajax
8 2 (6.67%) BAPI
8 2 (6.67%) XSLT
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.33%) LINQ
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) OO
2 6 (20.00%) SOA
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) B2B
4 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) SDLC
4 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.00%) BPEL
5 3 (10.00%) ETL
5 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Use Case
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) EAI
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Python
4 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) Scala
5 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.67%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
7 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Sybase
3 3 (10.00%) Perforce
4 2 (6.67%) ATG
4 2 (6.67%) Endeca
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (6.67%) Siebel
4 2 (6.67%) Sony
5 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.33%) Talend