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 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 392 394 407
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing XAML 49 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.41% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 31
Median daily rate £550 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £377 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.78% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
10286 9994 10068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.93% 43.33% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7671 7472 7269
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 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 70 61
Median hourly rate £30.94 £29.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.82 £15.82 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.10 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 September 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 September 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 +17 16 £575 +4.54% 2
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 57 (81.43%) C#
2 47 (67.14%) .NET
3 45 (64.29%) WPF
4 38 (54.29%) Microsoft
5 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (41.43%) Front Office
7 27 (38.57%) Windows
7 27 (38.57%) MVVM
8 22 (31.43%) User Experience
8 22 (31.43%) TDD
9 21 (30.00%) HTML
9 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 19 (27.14%) Banking
10 19 (27.14%) HTML5
11 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
11 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
11 18 (25.71%) CSS
12 16 (22.86%) ECMAScript
12 16 (22.86%) Finance
12 16 (22.86%) NUnit
13 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (21.43%) Fixed Income
13 15 (21.43%) Visual Studio
14 14 (20.00%) Scrum
15 13 (18.57%) WinForms
16 12 (17.14%) Oracle
16 12 (17.14%) BDD
17 11 (15.71%) WCF
17 11 (15.71%) JSON
17 11 (15.71%) Migration

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 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.43%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) RMDS
2 1 (1.43%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.43%) Office 365
3 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) Network Security
2 1 (1.43%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) NUnit
2 15 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.43%) MSBuild
5 7 (10.00%) Babel
5 7 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 6 (8.57%) Moq
6 6 (8.57%) NCrunch
6 6 (8.57%) ReSharper
7 5 (7.14%) StyleCop
8 4 (5.71%) JIRA
8 4 (5.71%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.86%) Axure RP
9 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (1.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.43%) Fiddler
10 1 (1.43%) FitNesse
General
1 29 (41.43%) Front Office
2 19 (27.14%) Banking
3 16 (22.86%) Finance
4 9 (12.86%) Investment Banking
5 8 (11.43%) Publishing
6 4 (5.71%) Games
7 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (74.29%) Developer
2 28 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 22 (31.43%) WPF Developer
4 17 (24.29%) C# WPF Developer
5 14 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 12 (17.14%) UI Developer
7 10 (14.29%) UX Developer
8 9 (12.86%) UI/UX Developer
9 8 (11.43%) Architect
9 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
10 7 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (7.14%) XAML Developer
13 4 (5.71%) C# GUI Developer
13 4 (5.71%) C++ Programmer
13 4 (5.71%) Front Office Developer
13 4 (5.71%) GUI Developer
13 4 (5.71%) Programmer
13 4 (5.71%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (67.14%) .NET
2 45 (64.29%) WPF
3 21 (30.00%) HTML
4 19 (27.14%) HTML5
5 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
5 18 (25.71%) CSS
6 13 (18.57%) WinForms
7 11 (15.71%) JSON
7 11 (15.71%) WCF
8 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
8 9 (12.86%) Silverlight
9 8 (11.43%) Apache Cordova
9 8 (11.43%) CSS3
9 8 (11.43%) PhoneGap
9 8 (11.43%) React
10 7 (10.00%) REST
11 6 (8.57%) LINQ
11 6 (8.57%) Rendezvous
11 6 (8.57%) Web Services
12 5 (7.14%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.43%) User Experience
2 15 (21.43%) Fixed Income
3 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (7.14%) Swaptions
6 4 (5.71%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.71%) Clustering
6 4 (5.71%) Data Structures
6 4 (5.71%) Derivative
7 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.43%) Economics
7 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.43%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) Android
2 10 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 9 (12.86%) Windows Phone
4 8 (11.43%) Windows 10
5 5 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) MVVM
3 22 (31.43%) TDD
4 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (20.00%) Scrum
6 12 (17.14%) BDD
7 11 (15.71%) Migration
8 8 (11.43%) Data Loss Prevention
8 8 (11.43%) Identity Management
8 8 (11.43%) Multithreading
8 8 (11.43%) Protective Monitoring
8 8 (11.43%) Regression Testing
8 8 (11.43%) Security Architecture
8 8 (11.43%) Service Design
9 7 (10.00%) Dependency Management
9 7 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (10.00%) SDLC
9 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.00%) Wireframes
10 6 (8.57%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (81.43%) C#
2 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.86%) ECMAScript
4 8 (11.43%) TypeScript
5 7 (10.00%) ES6
6 6 (8.57%) C++
7 5 (7.14%) SQL
8 1 (1.43%) Java
8 1 (1.43%) PHP
8 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
1 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 38 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.14%) Oracle
3 9 (12.86%) Apple
4 7 (10.00%) DevExpress
5 6 (8.57%) ION Trading
5 6 (8.57%) Reuters
5 6 (8.57%) TIBCO
6 4 (5.71%) Xamarin
7 3 (4.29%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.43%) Adobe
8 1 (1.43%) IBM
8 1 (1.43%) Infragistics
8 1 (1.43%) Telerik
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