The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 394 419 387
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -32
Contract jobs citing XAML 38 17 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.072% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.17% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 31
Median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £374 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £603 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £23.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- -34.48%
XAML
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9707 10013 9691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.83% 42.38% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7301 7329 6957
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 91 65
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.85 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.73% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £16.47 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing XAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in London

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XAML Daily Rate Trend in London

XAML
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XAML across the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

XAML Daily Rate Histogram in London

XAML
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

XAML Hourly Rate Trend in London

XAML
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +58 11 £550 +10.00%
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XAML 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 London region with a requirement for XAML.

1 72 (84.71%) C#
2 68 (80.00%) .NET
3 51 (60.00%) WPF
4 48 (56.47%) Microsoft
4 48 (56.47%) MVVM
5 37 (43.53%) SQL Server
6 35 (41.18%) Front Office
7 31 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (35.29%) Fixed Income
9 29 (34.12%) Oracle
9 29 (34.12%) Windows
10 27 (31.76%) Visual Studio
11 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
11 24 (28.24%) User Experience
12 23 (27.06%) TDD
12 23 (27.06%) NUnit
13 22 (25.88%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (24.71%) Electronic Trading
14 21 (24.71%) ION Trading
14 21 (24.71%) .NET Framework
14 21 (24.71%) TIBCO
14 21 (24.71%) Rendezvous
15 20 (23.53%) Reuters
15 20 (23.53%) RMDS
16 18 (21.18%) HTML
17 17 (20.00%) CSS
17 17 (20.00%) Scrum
17 17 (20.00%) Unit Testing
17 17 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (20.00%) HTML5

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (23.53%) RMDS
2 11 (12.94%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.41%) Office 365
3 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (43.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (31.76%) Visual Studio
2 23 (27.06%) NUnit
3 10 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 9 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (9.41%) Moq
5 8 (9.41%) MSBuild
6 7 (8.24%) Babel
6 7 (8.24%) TeamCity
7 6 (7.06%) Fiddler
7 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.71%) JIRA
8 4 (4.71%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.35%) Subversion
10 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
10 1 (1.18%) FitNesse
General
1 35 (41.18%) Front Office
2 14 (16.47%) Finance
3 13 (15.29%) Banking
4 8 (9.41%) Publishing
5 7 (8.24%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (82.35%) Developer
2 46 (54.12%) C# Developer
3 33 (38.82%) WPF Developer
4 27 (31.76%) C# WPF Developer
5 25 (29.41%) .NET Developer
6 20 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (18.82%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
7 16 (18.82%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 15 (17.65%) XAML Developer
9 12 (14.12%) UX Developer
10 10 (11.76%) Silverlight Developer
11 9 (10.59%) Architect
12 6 (7.06%) JavaScript Developer
13 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
14 4 (4.71%) Front Office Developer
14 4 (4.71%) GUI Developer
14 4 (4.71%) Senior WPF Developer
14 4 (4.71%) SQL Developer
14 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Developer
14 4 (4.71%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (80.00%) .NET
2 51 (60.00%) WPF
3 21 (24.71%) .NET Framework
3 21 (24.71%) Rendezvous
4 18 (21.18%) HTML
5 17 (20.00%) CSS
5 17 (20.00%) HTML5
6 16 (18.82%) Silverlight
7 15 (17.65%) WinForms
8 14 (16.47%) AngularJS
9 13 (15.29%) WCF
10 11 (12.94%) JSON
11 9 (10.59%) React
12 8 (9.41%) Apache Cordova
12 8 (9.41%) CSS3
12 8 (9.41%) PhoneGap
12 8 (9.41%) Reactive Extensions
13 7 (8.24%) REST
13 7 (8.24%) Web Services
14 6 (7.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (35.29%) Fixed Income
2 24 (28.24%) User Experience
3 17 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.41%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (8.24%) Derivative
6 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.88%) Clustering
7 5 (5.88%) Swaptions
8 3 (3.53%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.53%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.18%) Economics
10 1 (1.18%) Equities
10 1 (1.18%) Kinect
10 1 (1.18%) Video on Demand
10 1 (1.18%) VUI
10 1 (1.18%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.12%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) Windows Phone
3 10 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 9 (10.59%) Android
5 8 (9.41%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.71%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.18%) Linux
8 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (56.47%) MVVM
2 31 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (27.06%) TDD
4 22 (25.88%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (24.71%) Electronic Trading
6 17 (20.00%) Scrum
6 17 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 15 (17.65%) BDD
8 11 (12.94%) Migration
8 11 (12.94%) Multithreading
9 9 (10.59%) MVC
9 9 (10.59%) Regression Testing
10 8 (9.41%) Data Loss Prevention
10 8 (9.41%) High Availability
10 8 (9.41%) Identity Management
10 8 (9.41%) Protective Monitoring
10 8 (9.41%) Security Architecture
10 8 (9.41%) Service Design
10 8 (9.41%) Software Engineering
11 7 (8.24%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (84.71%) C#
2 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.82%) ECMAScript
4 8 (9.41%) TypeScript
5 7 (8.24%) ES6
5 7 (8.24%) SQL
6 3 (3.53%) C++
7 2 (2.35%) VB
7 2 (2.35%) VB6
8 1 (1.18%) Java
8 1 (1.18%) PHP
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) MCSD
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.18%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (56.47%) Microsoft
2 29 (34.12%) Oracle
3 21 (24.71%) ION Trading
3 21 (24.71%) TIBCO
4 20 (23.53%) Reuters
5 9 (10.59%) Apple
6 3 (3.53%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.53%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.35%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.18%) Infragistics
8 1 (1.18%) MobileIron
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