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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XMLHttpRequest (XHR)
Rank - 432 -
Contract jobs citing XHR 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.017% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.054% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £275
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
7315 7430 7221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.03% 31.45% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5515 5412 5163
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.48 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £51.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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 9 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) Bing Maps
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Bing Maps
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google