The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 371 370 367
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing XAML 34 41 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.18% 0.074%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.43% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £465 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £344 £299
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +14.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.50
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
9305 9562 8782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.62% 41.05% 40.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6688 7042 6395
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 69 107
Average hourly rate £26.49 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.31% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £17.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £160.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +3.42%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XAML across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 6 £538 +7.50%
Hounslow - 2 £373 -
Harrow - 1 £290 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing XAML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XAML.

1 42 (85.71%) .NET
2 41 (83.67%) C#
3 33 (67.35%) WPF
4 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (40.82%) SQL
6 18 (36.73%) TDD
7 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
7 17 (34.69%) Front Office
8 16 (32.65%) Silverlight
9 15 (30.61%) Windows
10 14 (28.57%) Banking
10 14 (28.57%) MVVM
11 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
12 12 (24.49%) Investment Banking
12 12 (24.49%) Scrum
13 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
13 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
13 11 (22.45%) WCF
14 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
14 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
14 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
14 10 (20.41%) HTML
14 10 (20.41%) Finance
15 9 (18.37%) HTML5
15 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
16 8 (16.33%) Technical Analysis
16 8 (16.33%) REST
16 8 (16.33%) OOD
16 8 (16.33%) OO

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing XAML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) Data Mining
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.08%) MySQL
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) HBase
7 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.29%) NUnit
3 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.20%) Subversion
4 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (2.04%) JIRA
6 1 (2.04%) MSTest
6 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (34.69%) Front Office
2 14 (28.57%) Banking
3 12 (24.49%) Investment Banking
4 10 (20.41%) Finance
5 4 (8.16%) Law
6 3 (6.12%) Legal
7 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (77.55%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) C# Developer
3 14 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 9 (18.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
5 7 (14.29%) Programmer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Agile .NET Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Agile C# Developer
7 5 (10.20%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 5 (10.20%) .NET Programmer
7 5 (10.20%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 5 (10.20%) C# Programmer
8 3 (6.12%) VB Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.12%) VB Analyst Programmer
8 3 (6.12%) VB Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (85.71%) .NET
2 33 (67.35%) WPF
3 16 (32.65%) Silverlight
4 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
5 11 (22.45%) WCF
6 10 (20.41%) HTML
7 9 (18.37%) HTML5
8 8 (16.33%) REST
8 8 (16.33%) LINQ
8 8 (16.33%) JSON
9 7 (14.29%) Reactive Extensions
10 6 (12.24%) Entity Framework
11 4 (8.16%) CSS
12 3 (6.12%) Web Services
12 3 (6.12%) XML
12 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
12 3 (6.12%) jQuery
12 3 (6.12%) WinForms
12 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Derivative
2 7 (14.29%) Animation
2 7 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (12.24%) GIS
4 5 (10.20%) User Experience
5 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.08%) Equities
6 2 (4.08%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (4.08%) Open Source
6 2 (4.08%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (2.04%) Economics
7 1 (2.04%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Phone
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) UNIX
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) TDD
3 14 (28.57%) MVVM
4 12 (24.49%) Scrum
5 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
6 8 (16.33%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (16.33%) OOD
6 8 (16.33%) OO
6 8 (16.33%) Pair Programming
7 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (12.24%) Workflow
9 5 (10.20%) Mobile Development
10 4 (8.16%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (8.16%) BDD
10 4 (8.16%) Web Development
11 3 (6.12%) Practice Management
11 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
12 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
12 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) C#
2 20 (40.82%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
4 6 (12.24%) VB
5 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.08%) Ruby
6 2 (4.08%) F#
6 2 (4.08%) Erlang
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
7 1 (2.04%) VBScript
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.04%) Java
7 1 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) C++/CLI
7 1 (2.04%) VB6
7 1 (2.04%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) DevExpress
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
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