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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 387 387 386
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing XAML 46 34 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.36% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 27 29
Average daily rate £575 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £250 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £585 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+27.90% -7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
9837 9331 9486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.75% 41.65% 40.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7434 6725 6961
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 47 66
Average hourly rate £26.00 £25.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -26.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £20.00 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £55.00 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +42 5 £463 -13.95% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 67 (73.63%) C#
2 66 (72.53%) WPF
3 62 (68.13%) .NET
4 51 (56.04%) Microsoft
5 45 (49.45%) User Experience
6 44 (48.35%) SQL Server
7 42 (46.15%) MVVM
8 41 (45.05%) Visual Studio
9 37 (40.66%) Oracle
10 34 (37.36%) Front Office
11 32 (35.16%) NUnit
12 30 (32.97%) Silverlight
12 30 (32.97%) Finance
13 26 (28.57%) Unit Testing
14 24 (26.37%) Fixed Income
15 21 (23.08%) AngularJS
15 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (23.08%) ION Trading
15 21 (23.08%) Electronic Trading
15 21 (23.08%) TIBCO
15 21 (23.08%) Rendezvous
15 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
16 20 (21.98%) Reuters
16 20 (21.98%) TDD
16 20 (21.98%) RMDS
17 19 (20.88%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (19.78%) HTML
19 16 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
20 15 (16.48%) Front End Development
20 15 (16.48%) Git (software)

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (15.38%) Node.js
2 2 (2.20%) IIS
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.10%) JBoss
3 1 (1.10%) nginx
3 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 14 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (21.98%) RMDS
2 11 (12.09%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.20%) IaaS
2 2 (2.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) 4G
1 1 (1.10%) Firewall
1 1 (1.10%) HTTP
1 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (48.35%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.19%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.99%) RDBMS
4 9 (9.89%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (7.69%) Big Data
5 7 (7.69%) HBase
6 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (45.05%) Visual Studio
2 32 (35.16%) NUnit
3 15 (16.48%) Git (software)
4 11 (12.09%) WebStorm
5 10 (10.99%) Moq
6 7 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 7 (7.69%) MSBuild
6 7 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (6.59%) Fiddler
8 5 (5.49%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.30%) Subversion
10 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Blend
10 2 (2.20%) NCrunch
10 2 (2.20%) ReSharper
10 2 (2.20%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.20%) StyleCop
11 1 (1.10%) Ant
11 1 (1.10%) Maven
11 1 (1.10%) MSTest
11 1 (1.10%) WebObjects
General
1 34 (37.36%) Front Office
2 30 (32.97%) Finance
3 15 (16.48%) Banking
4 12 (13.19%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Games
6 1 (1.10%) Back Office
6 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (91.21%) Developer
2 43 (47.25%) C# Developer
3 35 (38.46%) WPF Developer
4 28 (30.77%) .NET Developer
5 25 (27.47%) C# WPF Developer
6 24 (26.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (26.37%) UX Developer
7 22 (24.18%) XAML Developer
8 16 (17.58%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
8 16 (17.58%) Electronic Trading Developer
9 13 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (13.19%) Silverlight Developer
11 10 (10.99%) UI Developer
12 9 (9.89%) UI/UX Developer
13 8 (8.79%) SQL Developer
14 7 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
15 6 (6.59%) Front Office Developer
15 6 (6.59%) HTML Developer
16 5 (5.49%) Azure Developer
16 5 (5.49%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (72.53%) WPF
2 62 (68.13%) .NET
3 30 (32.97%) Silverlight
4 21 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 21 (23.08%) Rendezvous
5 18 (19.78%) HTML
6 14 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 14 (15.38%) HTML5
7 13 (14.29%) React
7 13 (14.29%) WCF
8 12 (13.19%) CSS
8 12 (13.19%) Reactive Extensions
9 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET
9 11 (12.09%) Unity DI Container
10 10 (10.99%) JSON
10 10 (10.99%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 10 (10.99%) SOAP
11 9 (9.89%) LINQ
11 9 (9.89%) XML
12 8 (8.79%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (49.45%) User Experience
2 24 (26.37%) Fixed Income
3 19 (20.88%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.89%) Clustering
5 8 (8.79%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.40%) Derivative
7 3 (3.30%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.20%) Equities
8 2 (2.20%) Fintech
8 2 (2.20%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.20%) RIA
9 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.10%) DTV
9 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.10%) Kinect
9 1 (1.10%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.10%) VUI
9 1 (1.10%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (6.59%) Windows Phone
3 4 (4.40%) Linux
4 3 (3.30%) Unix
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.10%) CentOS
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.10%) Solaris
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.15%) MVVM
2 26 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.08%) Electronic Trading
4 20 (21.98%) TDD
5 16 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (16.48%) Front End Development
6 15 (16.48%) Multithreading
7 14 (15.38%) Scrum
8 13 (14.29%) BDD
9 11 (12.09%) Cross-Browser Development
10 9 (9.89%) Software Engineering
11 8 (8.79%) High Availability
11 8 (8.79%) MVC
12 7 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (7.69%) Investment Management
13 6 (6.59%) Release Management
13 6 (6.59%) Workflow
14 5 (5.49%) OO
14 5 (5.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 67 (73.63%) C#
2 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.79%) SQL
4 6 (6.59%) Java
5 2 (2.20%) C
5 2 (2.20%) VB
5 2 (2.20%) VB6
6 1 (1.10%) Perl
6 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) MCSD
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (56.04%) Microsoft
2 37 (40.66%) Oracle
3 21 (23.08%) ION Trading
3 21 (23.08%) TIBCO
4 20 (21.98%) Reuters
5 12 (13.19%) Adobe
6 4 (4.40%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.10%) Infragistics
7 1 (1.10%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.10%) Tableau
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Aquent
Rate: Up to £600 per day Depending on Experience.
Posted: Yesterday
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Salt
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago