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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 403 358 363
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +5
Contract jobs citing XAML 21 54 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.56% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 39
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £484
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £444 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £376 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.91% +21.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
9871 9585 9984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.31% 41.83% 42.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7239 6955 7071
Average daily rate £450 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 59 122
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.99 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.22% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £16.65 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £49.25 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -20 2 £350 -30.00% 2
Hounslow - 1 £320 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 38 (82.61%) C#
2 36 (78.26%) .NET
3 29 (63.04%) WPF
4 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (36.96%) TDD
5 17 (36.96%) Windows
5 17 (36.96%) Silverlight
6 16 (34.78%) MVVM
7 15 (32.61%) HTML
8 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
8 14 (30.43%) SQL
8 14 (30.43%) Scrum
8 14 (30.43%) HTML5
9 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 11 (23.91%) Front Office
10 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
10 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (23.91%) Banking
10 11 (23.91%) Investment Banking
11 10 (21.74%) Finance
11 10 (21.74%) SDLC
12 9 (19.57%) CSS
12 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
12 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
13 8 (17.39%) JSON
13 8 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (17.39%) Technical Analysis
13 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
13 8 (17.39%) User Experience
13 8 (17.39%) REST

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Data Mining
3 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQLite
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
1 7 (15.22%) NUnit
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Blend
3 4 (8.70%) Subversion
4 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 1 (2.17%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.17%) MSTest
6 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (23.91%) Front Office
1 11 (23.91%) Banking
1 11 (23.91%) Investment Banking
2 10 (21.74%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Law
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) .NET Developer
2 14 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 9 (19.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Agile .NET Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (8.70%) UI Designer
7 4 (8.70%) Designer
7 4 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.70%) Programmer
7 4 (8.70%) Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) VB Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.52%) VB Analyst Programmer
8 3 (6.52%) C# Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (78.26%) .NET
2 29 (63.04%) WPF
3 17 (36.96%) Silverlight
4 15 (32.61%) HTML
5 14 (30.43%) HTML5
6 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
6 9 (19.57%) CSS
7 8 (17.39%) JSON
7 8 (17.39%) REST
7 8 (17.39%) CSS3
8 7 (15.22%) Reactive Extensions
8 7 (15.22%) WCF
9 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
9 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
10 5 (10.87%) Web Services
10 5 (10.87%) LINQ
10 5 (10.87%) jQuery
11 4 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (8.70%) XML
11 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 8 (17.39%) User Experience
2 7 (15.22%) Animation
3 6 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.04%) GIS
4 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.52%) Fixed Income
6 2 (4.35%) Equities
6 2 (4.35%) iPad
7 1 (2.17%) Economics
7 1 (2.17%) Derivative
7 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Phone
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.17%) UNIX
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) TDD
3 16 (34.78%) MVVM
4 14 (30.43%) Scrum
5 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (21.74%) SDLC
7 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.39%) Technical Analysis
8 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
10 5 (10.87%) Mobile Development
11 4 (8.70%) Open Source
12 3 (6.52%) Information Architecture
12 3 (6.52%) BDD
12 3 (6.52%) Practice Management
13 2 (4.35%) MVC
13 2 (4.35%) OO
13 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
13 2 (4.35%) OOD
13 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 38 (82.61%) C#
2 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 14 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (13.04%) VB
4 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.70%) Ruby
4 4 (8.70%) Erlang
4 4 (8.70%) F#
5 1 (2.17%) C++/CLI
5 1 (2.17%) VB6
5 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) C++
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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