The table below looks at the statistics for XHR skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHR over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XMLHttpRequest (XHR)
Rank - 419 -
Contract jobs citing XHR 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.018% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.059% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
XHR
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7060 6822 6953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.00% 30.60% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5434 4892 5111
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 44 17
Median hourly rate £43.04 £22.18 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.02% -44.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

XHR
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing XHR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHR Jobs Demand Trend in London

XHR
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XHR across the London region.

XHR Daily Rate Trend in London

XHR
Top 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XHR 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 XHR.

1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) JSHint
2 1 (50.00%) Yeoman
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Bing Maps
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

XHR
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) JSHint
1 1 (50.00%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Bing Maps
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter