The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
England / London
Rank 61 65 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing XML 723 699 885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.72% 3.34% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.79% 10.32% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 460 663
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £359
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £32.00 £23.43 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.60% -50.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £21.14 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.01 £25.47 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+20.63% +9.79%

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
6701 6771 6307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.50% 32.38% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5033 5026 4739
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in London

XML
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in London

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in London

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the London region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in London

XML
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

XML Hourly Rate Histogram in London

XML
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 111 £450 - 47
Canary Wharf +3 10 £575 +32.94%
Docklands, London 0 4 £650 +48.06%
Croydon -14 4 £400 +3.22% 1
Uxbridge - 4 £413 - 1
Westminster - 4 £425 -
Greenwich - 2 £431 - 1
Brentford +8 1 - -
Hammersmith 0 1 £400 +6.66%
Enfield - 1 £300 -
Harrow - 1 £275 -
New Malden - 1 - -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XML 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 XML.

1 713 (44.73%) Java
2 690 (43.29%) Agile Software Development
3 666 (41.78%) SQL
4 665 (41.72%) HTML
5 650 (40.78%) JavaScript
6 555 (34.82%) Web Services
7 553 (34.69%) JSON
8 467 (29.30%) CSS
9 404 (25.35%) SOAP
10 402 (25.22%) Oracle
11 372 (23.34%) REST
12 307 (19.26%) Finance
13 294 (18.44%) Scrum
14 289 (18.13%) Linux
15 282 (17.69%) TDD
16 280 (17.57%) C#
17 279 (17.50%) SQL Server
18 262 (16.44%) .NET
19 254 (15.93%) jQuery
20 252 (15.81%) OO
21 249 (15.62%) Spring
22 246 (15.43%) Unix
23 235 (14.74%) Git (software)
24 222 (13.93%) XSLT
25 218 (13.68%) JIRA
26 206 (12.92%) Banking
27 194 (12.17%) RESTful
28 188 (11.79%) SOA
28 188 (11.79%) Jenkins
29 186 (11.67%) MVC

XML
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:

Application Platforms
1 127 (7.97%) WebSphere
2 120 (7.53%) CMS
3 91 (5.71%) Apache
4 88 (5.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 80 (5.02%) Tomcat
6 78 (4.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 68 (4.27%) Confluence
8 53 (3.32%) JBoss
9 52 (3.26%) SharePoint
10 46 (2.89%) WebLogic
11 45 (2.82%) IIS
12 37 (2.32%) Apache Solr
13 29 (1.82%) Drupal
14 25 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
15 23 (1.44%) Apache Spark
15 23 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
16 19 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
17 16 (1.00%) Mule
17 16 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
18 15 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 85 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.82%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.63%) MS Office
5 7 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.31%) PaintShop Pro
8 3 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.19%) FrameMaker
8 3 (0.19%) MS Project
8 3 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.19%) SPSS
9 2 (0.13%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.063%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.063%) InVision
Business Applications
1 24 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.25%) Adobe Campaign
3 19 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
5 13 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
7 5 (0.31%) FastStats
8 4 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.25%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.25%) Unica
8 4 (0.25%) Workday HCM
9 3 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.19%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.19%) SAP HCM
10 2 (0.13%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.13%) Minerva
10 2 (0.13%) Sentinel
10 2 (0.13%) Tesseract
10 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 78 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.38%) GitHub
4 27 (1.69%) SaaS
5 26 (1.63%) Office 365
6 23 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
8 14 (0.88%) PaaS
9 13 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
9 13 (0.82%) Amazon S3
9 13 (0.82%) IaaS
10 12 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.44%) Force.com
14 6 (0.38%) Akamai
14 6 (0.38%) Yammer
15 5 (0.31%) Google Play
15 5 (0.31%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 136 (8.53%) HTTP
2 40 (2.51%) TCP/IP
3 37 (2.32%) HTTPS
4 35 (2.20%) Internet
5 32 (2.01%) SSL
6 31 (1.94%) LDAP
7 26 (1.63%) Firewall
8 23 (1.44%) FTP
9 17 (1.07%) LAN
10 15 (0.94%) WAN
11 12 (0.75%) Kerberos
12 9 (0.56%) SMS
13 8 (0.50%) FCoE
13 8 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (0.50%) Intranet
13 8 (0.50%) iSCSI
13 8 (0.50%) NAS
13 8 (0.50%) SAN
14 7 (0.44%) Multicast
14 7 (0.44%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 138 (8.66%) Relational Database
3 114 (7.15%) MySQL
4 99 (6.21%) Oracle Database
5 68 (4.27%) NoSQL
6 65 (4.08%) Big Data
7 49 (3.07%) MongoDB
8 48 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
8 48 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
9 47 (2.95%) Hadoop
9 47 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 43 (2.70%) DB2
11 42 (2.63%) RDBMS
12 38 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
13 37 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 25 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
15 23 (1.44%) Data Mining
16 22 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
17 20 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 235 (14.74%) Git (software)
2 218 (13.68%) JIRA
3 188 (11.79%) Jenkins
4 176 (11.04%) Maven
5 114 (7.15%) Subversion
6 105 (6.59%) JUnit
7 82 (5.14%) Selenium
8 78 (4.89%) Cucumber
9 66 (4.14%) Eclipse
10 57 (3.58%) Mockito
11 56 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 55 (3.45%) TeamCity
13 53 (3.32%) Gradle
14 50 (3.14%) Ant
15 46 (2.89%) WebDriver
16 45 (2.82%) Hudson
17 38 (2.38%) Visual Studio
18 29 (1.82%) IntelliJ
18 29 (1.82%) SoapUI
19 28 (1.76%) Spock
General
1 307 (19.26%) Finance
2 206 (12.92%) Banking
3 89 (5.58%) Retail
4 83 (5.21%) Marketing
5 68 (4.27%) Investment Banking
6 42 (2.63%) Front Office
7 39 (2.45%) Publishing
8 38 (2.38%) Telecoms
9 36 (2.26%) Back Office
10 25 (1.57%) Legal
11 22 (1.38%) Law
11 22 (1.38%) Manufacturing
12 20 (1.25%) Financial Institution
13 19 (1.19%) Electronics
14 15 (0.94%) Advertising
15 13 (0.82%) Games
16 8 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.44%) Automotive
18 4 (0.25%) Billing
18 4 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 913 (57.28%) Developer
2 266 (16.69%) Java Developer
3 178 (11.17%) Architect
4 134 (8.41%) Analyst
5 124 (7.78%) Senior Developer
6 112 (7.03%) Consultant
7 90 (5.65%) ServiceNow Developer
8 77 (4.83%) C# Developer
9 73 (4.58%) .NET Developer
10 61 (3.83%) Senior Java Developer
11 55 (3.45%) Business Analyst
12 52 (3.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 52 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
13 46 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
13 46 (2.89%) XML Developer
14 42 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
15 38 (2.38%) HTML Developer
16 37 (2.32%) Data Architect
16 37 (2.32%) SQL Developer
17 34 (2.13%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 665 (41.72%) HTML
2 555 (34.82%) Web Services
3 553 (34.69%) JSON
4 467 (29.30%) CSS
5 404 (25.35%) SOAP
6 372 (23.34%) REST
7 262 (16.44%) .NET
8 254 (15.93%) jQuery
9 249 (15.62%) Spring
10 222 (13.93%) XSLT
11 194 (12.17%) RESTful
12 177 (11.10%) AngularJS
13 176 (11.04%) Ajax
14 173 (10.85%) HTML5
15 172 (10.79%) J2EE
16 162 (10.16%) XSD
17 133 (8.34%) JMS
18 130 (8.16%) JSP
19 126 (7.90%) Hibernate
20 110 (6.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 136 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (5.71%) User Experience
3 81 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 62 (3.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 61 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
6 59 (3.70%) Fixed Income
7 46 (2.89%) Data Integration
8 43 (2.70%) CMDB
9 37 (2.32%) Derivative
10 33 (2.07%) Management Information System
11 29 (1.82%) Reference Data
11 29 (1.82%) Statistics
11 29 (1.82%) SWIFT
12 26 (1.63%) Data Structures
12 26 (1.63%) Mobile App
13 23 (1.44%) Equities
14 18 (1.13%) DataPower
15 17 (1.07%) Web 2.0
16 16 (1.00%) Algorithms
17 15 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 289 (18.13%) Linux
2 246 (15.43%) Unix
3 134 (8.41%) Windows
4 52 (3.26%) Android
5 48 (3.01%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.94%) Windows Server
7 20 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (1.19%) Solaris
9 18 (1.13%) CentOS
9 18 (1.13%) Ubuntu
10 16 (1.00%) AIX
11 9 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.50%) HPUX
13 6 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X Server
16 1 (0.063%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.063%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (43.29%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (18.44%) Scrum
3 282 (17.69%) TDD
4 252 (15.81%) OO
5 188 (11.79%) SOA
6 186 (11.67%) MVC
7 157 (9.85%) BDD
8 155 (9.72%) SDLC
9 153 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
10 115 (7.21%) Unit Testing
11 108 (6.78%) Data Modelling
12 103 (6.46%) UML
13 100 (6.27%) Microservices
14 99 (6.21%) Software Engineering
15 94 (5.90%) ITSM
16 92 (5.77%) DevOps
16 92 (5.77%) Web Development
17 85 (5.33%) E-Commerce
18 84 (5.27%) ITIL
18 84 (5.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 713 (44.73%) Java
2 666 (41.78%) SQL
3 650 (40.78%) JavaScript
4 280 (17.57%) C#
5 143 (8.97%) PHP
6 133 (8.34%) PL/SQL
6 133 (8.34%) Python
7 124 (7.78%) Shell Script
8 80 (5.02%) C++
9 74 (4.64%) XPath
10 70 (4.39%) Perl
11 66 (4.14%) T-SQL
12 61 (3.83%) C
13 48 (3.01%) Ruby
14 39 (2.45%) Scala
15 34 (2.13%) PowerShell
16 30 (1.88%) Bash Shell
16 30 (1.88%) Korn
17 27 (1.69%) ActionScript
18 26 (1.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 149 (9.35%) Degree
2 64 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 35 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.32%) ISEB
5 20 (1.25%) DV Cleared
6 19 (1.19%) ISTQB
7 10 (0.63%) Sun Certification
8 8 (0.50%) PMP
9 7 (0.44%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.13%) MBA
14 2 (0.13%) MCP
15 1 (0.063%) AWS Certification
15 1 (0.063%) CFA
15 1 (0.063%) ISEB Practitioner
15 1 (0.063%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (6.40%) QA
2 30 (1.88%) MiFID
3 24 (1.51%) EMIR
4 19 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
5 18 (1.13%) FATCA
6 10 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.63%) SLA
7 7 (0.44%) ISO20022
8 6 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
8 6 (0.38%) Dublin Core
8 6 (0.38%) SDET
9 5 (0.31%) HL7
10 4 (0.25%) Basel III
11 3 (0.19%) SEPA
12 2 (0.13%) Basel II
12 2 (0.13%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
12 2 (0.13%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 59 (3.70%) Docker
2 29 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.50%) KVM
5 8 (0.50%) NFS
5 8 (0.50%) SRDF
5 8 (0.50%) Xen
6 5 (0.31%) NDS
6 5 (0.31%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 3 (0.19%) Shibboleth
7 3 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.13%) IAG
8 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.063%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.063%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (2.13%) Puppet
2 16 (1.00%) Control-M
3 14 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (0.82%) MOM
5 12 (0.75%) Ansible
5 12 (0.75%) SCOM
6 10 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.56%) Kubernetes
8 8 (0.50%) SCCM
9 6 (0.38%) Nagios
9 6 (0.38%) yum
10 5 (0.31%) CA Single Sign-On
10 5 (0.31%) OpenAM
11 4 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
12 3 (0.19%) CloudHub
12 3 (0.19%) Consul
12 3 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
12 3 (0.19%) Packer
12 3 (0.19%) Terraform
13 2 (0.13%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 402 (25.22%) Oracle
2 146 (9.16%) Microsoft
3 123 (7.72%) Adobe
4 117 (7.34%) IBM
5 106 (6.65%) ServiceNow
6 60 (3.76%) SAP
7 57 (3.58%) Sybase
8 47 (2.95%) MuleSoft
9 40 (2.51%) Red Hat
9 40 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
10 36 (2.26%) HP
11 35 (2.20%) Solace
12 30 (1.88%) Informatica
13 28 (1.76%) TIBCO
14 26 (1.63%) Atlassian
15 22 (1.38%) BMC
15 22 (1.38%) Perforce
15 22 (1.38%) Sitecore
16 21 (1.32%) Zend
17 19 (1.19%) Talend
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greenwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ninesharp
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £530 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston upon Thames
Searchability
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £150 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £650 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Intec
Salary: To attract the best
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: Flexible D.O.E
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago