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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 379 367 370
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing XAML 21 51 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 27
Average daily rate
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£438 £500 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £465 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.50
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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
9432 9599 9067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.70% 41.09% 41.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6854 7100 6533
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 £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 66 124
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.21 £17.00 £18.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £160.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.85%

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 28 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 28 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 -7 2 £350 -30.00%
Harrow - 1 £290 -
Hounslow - 1 £320 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 43 (87.76%) C#
1 43 (87.76%) .NET
2 32 (65.31%) WPF
3 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (38.78%) SQL
5 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
5 17 (34.69%) Front Office
5 17 (34.69%) TDD
6 16 (32.65%) Windows
7 15 (30.61%) Silverlight
8 13 (26.53%) HTML
8 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
8 13 (26.53%) WCF
8 13 (26.53%) MVVM
8 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
9 12 (24.49%) Banking
9 12 (24.49%) HTML5
9 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
9 12 (24.49%) Scrum
10 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
10 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
10 11 (22.45%) Investment Banking
10 11 (22.45%) SDLC
11 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
11 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (20.41%) Finance
12 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
13 8 (16.33%) REST
13 8 (16.33%) Technical Analysis
13 8 (16.33%) LINQ

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) 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%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
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%) MSTest
6 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 17 (34.69%) Front Office
2 12 (24.49%) Banking
3 11 (22.45%) 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 35 (71.43%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 14 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 9 (18.37%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
4 7 (14.29%) Programmer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Agile .NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (10.20%) C# Programmer
6 5 (10.20%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 5 (10.20%) .NET Programmer
6 5 (10.20%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.12%) VB Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.12%) VB Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (6.12%) VB Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (87.76%) .NET
2 32 (65.31%) WPF
3 15 (30.61%) Silverlight
4 13 (26.53%) HTML
4 13 (26.53%) WCF
4 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
5 12 (24.49%) HTML5
6 8 (16.33%) REST
6 8 (16.33%) LINQ
7 7 (14.29%) JSON
7 7 (14.29%) Reactive Extensions
8 6 (12.24%) Entity Framework
8 6 (12.24%) CSS
9 5 (10.20%) jQuery
9 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
9 5 (10.20%) CSS3
9 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.16%) Ember.js
10 4 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (8.16%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Animation
1 7 (14.29%) Derivative
1 7 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (12.24%) GIS
3 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.20%) User Experience
4 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Equities
6 2 (4.08%) Fixed Income
6 2 (4.08%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (2.04%) iPad
7 1 (2.04%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Phone
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) UNIX
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) TDD
3 13 (26.53%) MVVM
4 12 (24.49%) Scrum
5 11 (22.45%) SDLC
6 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
6 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.33%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (14.29%) Pair Programming
8 7 (14.29%) OO
8 7 (14.29%) OOD
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (12.24%) Workflow
10 5 (10.20%) Mobile Development
11 4 (8.16%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (8.16%) Web Development
11 4 (8.16%) BDD
11 4 (8.16%) Open Source
12 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
12 3 (6.12%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (87.76%) C#
2 19 (38.78%) SQL
3 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
4 6 (12.24%) VB
5 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.16%) Ruby
5 4 (8.16%) F#
5 4 (8.16%) Erlang
6 1 (2.04%) C++/CLI
6 1 (2.04%) VB6
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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