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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 406 411 368
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -43
Contract jobs citing XAML 22 20 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.086% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.20% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 36
Median daily rate £550 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £250 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £371
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £23.75 -
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
9386 9864 9565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.44% 42.22% 41.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7140 7216 6965
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 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 87 63
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £17.92 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £91.00 £52.19 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +48 3 £500 +42.85% 2
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 68 (86.08%) C#
2 62 (78.48%) .NET
3 51 (64.56%) WPF
4 45 (56.96%) Microsoft
5 41 (51.90%) MVVM
6 38 (48.10%) SQL Server
7 34 (43.04%) Oracle
8 31 (39.24%) User Experience
9 30 (37.97%) Visual Studio
9 30 (37.97%) NUnit
10 29 (36.71%) Front Office
11 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (29.11%) Unit Testing
12 23 (29.11%) Fixed Income
13 22 (27.85%) Windows
14 21 (26.58%) TIBCO
14 21 (26.58%) Rendezvous
14 21 (26.58%) Electronic Trading
14 21 (26.58%) ION Trading
15 20 (25.32%) RMDS
15 20 (25.32%) Reuters
16 19 (24.05%) TDD
16 19 (24.05%) .NET Framework
16 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (22.78%) Finance
18 17 (21.52%) Scrum
18 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
19 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
20 15 (18.99%) Silverlight
20 15 (18.99%) AngularJS

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 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (25.32%) RMDS
2 11 (13.92%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) 4G
1 1 (1.27%) Firewall
1 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (48.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.86%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (7.59%) Big Data
4 6 (7.59%) HBase
5 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (37.97%) NUnit
1 30 (37.97%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.66%) Moq
4 7 (8.86%) Babel
5 6 (7.59%) Fiddler
5 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.59%) MSBuild
5 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.06%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.80%) JIRA
8 2 (2.53%) NCrunch
8 2 (2.53%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.53%) StyleCop
8 2 (2.53%) Subversion
9 1 (1.27%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.27%) WebStorm
General
1 29 (36.71%) Front Office
2 18 (22.78%) Finance
3 8 (10.13%) Banking
4 5 (6.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (89.87%) Developer
2 42 (53.16%) C# Developer
3 34 (43.04%) WPF Developer
4 24 (30.38%) .NET Developer
5 23 (29.11%) C# WPF Developer
6 21 (26.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (21.52%) XAML Developer
8 16 (20.25%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
8 16 (20.25%) Electronic Trading Developer
9 15 (18.99%) UX Developer
10 11 (13.92%) Silverlight Developer
11 7 (8.86%) SQL Developer
12 6 (7.59%) Front Office Developer
12 6 (7.59%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Developer
12 6 (7.59%) UI Developer
13 5 (6.33%) UI/UX Developer
14 4 (5.06%) Azure Developer
14 4 (5.06%) Messaging Developer
15 3 (3.80%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (78.48%) .NET
2 51 (64.56%) WPF
3 21 (26.58%) Rendezvous
4 19 (24.05%) .NET Framework
5 15 (18.99%) AngularJS
5 15 (18.99%) Silverlight
6 14 (17.72%) JSON
7 12 (15.19%) CSS
7 12 (15.19%) Reactive Extensions
8 11 (13.92%) HTML
9 10 (12.66%) React
9 10 (12.66%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (12.66%) WCF
10 9 (11.39%) Apache Cordova
10 9 (11.39%) HTML5
10 9 (11.39%) PhoneGap
11 8 (10.13%) CSS3
11 8 (10.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 8 (10.13%) REST
12 7 (8.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (39.24%) User Experience
2 23 (29.11%) Fixed Income
3 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.13%) Clustering
4 8 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.06%) Derivative
7 3 (3.80%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.53%) Equities
8 2 (2.53%) Fintech
8 2 (2.53%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.53%) RIA
9 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.27%) Kinect
9 1 (1.27%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.27%) VUI
9 1 (1.27%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Windows
2 13 (16.46%) Windows Phone
3 4 (5.06%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (3.80%) Linux
4 3 (3.80%) Unix
4 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.90%) MVVM
2 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.11%) Unit Testing
4 21 (26.58%) Electronic Trading
5 19 (24.05%) TDD
6 17 (21.52%) Scrum
7 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (17.72%) Multithreading
9 11 (13.92%) BDD
10 8 (10.13%) High Availability
10 8 (10.13%) MVC
11 7 (8.86%) Dependency Management
11 7 (8.86%) Investment Management
11 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.59%) Automated Testing
12 6 (7.59%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (7.59%) Performance Optimisation
12 6 (7.59%) Release Management
13 5 (6.33%) Open Source
14 4 (5.06%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 68 (86.08%) C#
2 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.13%) ECMAScript
4 7 (8.86%) ES6
5 6 (7.59%) SQL
6 5 (6.33%) Java
7 2 (2.53%) VB
7 2 (2.53%) VB6
8 1 (1.27%) C++
8 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) MCSD
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (56.96%) Microsoft
2 34 (43.04%) Oracle
3 21 (26.58%) ION Trading
3 21 (26.58%) TIBCO
4 20 (25.32%) Reuters
5 4 (5.06%) DevExpress
6 3 (3.80%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.53%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.27%) Adobe
8 1 (1.27%) Apple
8 1 (1.27%) Infragistics
8 1 (1.27%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.27%) Tableau