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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 61 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Contract jobs citing XML 868 764 1021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.00% 3.42% 4.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.37% 10.39% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 495 742
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £578 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £380 £368
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Median hourly rate £32.00 £23.43 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.60% -44.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £21.14 £16.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.01 £25.47 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
XML
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
7633 7356 7325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.17% 32.93% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5753 5579 5576
Median daily rate £455 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -35.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 114 £425 +6.25% 35
Canary Wharf +1 11 £475 -5.00%
Uxbridge +11 8 £400 +53.84% 1
Docklands, London -2 5 - -
Westminster -3 4 £351 +8.07%
Croydon -20 4 £400 -3.03%
Bromley - 3 - -
Hammersmith +7 1 £425 +13.33%
Hounslow -4 1 £450 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Barking - 1 £350 -
Feltham - 1 - - 1
Harrow - 1 £275 -
Chiswick - 1 £375 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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.

1 766 (44.61%) Java
2 714 (41.58%) HTML
3 711 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
4 694 (40.42%) SQL
5 686 (39.95%) JavaScript
6 633 (36.87%) Web Services
7 534 (31.10%) JSON
8 501 (29.18%) CSS
9 453 (26.38%) Oracle
10 409 (23.82%) SOAP
11 405 (23.59%) REST
12 333 (19.39%) Finance
13 322 (18.75%) C#
14 319 (18.58%) .NET
15 310 (18.05%) Scrum
16 309 (18.00%) SQL Server
17 283 (16.48%) TDD
18 279 (16.25%) Linux
19 259 (15.08%) jQuery
20 254 (14.79%) Spring
21 251 (14.62%) Unix
22 241 (14.04%) Git (software)
23 238 (13.86%) XSLT
24 230 (13.40%) OO
25 219 (12.75%) JIRA
26 215 (12.52%) MVC
27 209 (12.17%) SOA
28 198 (11.53%) Banking
29 196 (11.42%) HTML5
30 193 (11.24%) AngularJS

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
1 140 (8.15%) WebSphere
2 123 (7.16%) CMS
3 89 (5.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 86 (5.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 84 (4.89%) Tomcat
6 78 (4.54%) Apache
7 72 (4.19%) SharePoint
8 69 (4.02%) Confluence
9 59 (3.44%) JBoss
10 55 (3.20%) WebLogic
11 53 (3.09%) IIS
12 29 (1.69%) Apache Solr
12 29 (1.69%) Drupal
13 26 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
13 26 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
14 23 (1.34%) Mule
14 23 (1.34%) Oracle Service Bus
15 21 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
16 20 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
17 19 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 102 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.05%) MS Office
4 15 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (0.52%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.41%) PaintShop Pro
7 7 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.17%) FrameMaker
8 3 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.17%) SPSS
9 2 (0.12%) Doxygen
9 2 (0.12%) Mingle
9 2 (0.12%) MS Project
10 1 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.058%) InVision
Business Applications
1 31 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.28%) Adobe Campaign
3 20 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
4 14 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
5 13 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
6 11 (0.64%) Oracle Retail
7 8 (0.47%) Radian6
7 8 (0.47%) Social Studio
8 7 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
9 5 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.23%) FastStats
10 4 (0.23%) Magento
10 4 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.23%) Unica
11 3 (0.17%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.17%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 74 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (2.56%) GitHub
4 31 (1.81%) Office 365
4 31 (1.81%) SaaS
5 23 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
7 14 (0.82%) Amazon S3
7 14 (0.82%) IaaS
8 13 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (0.76%) PaaS
9 11 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
10 10 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
10 10 (0.58%) Force.com
11 8 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.35%) Boomi
12 6 (0.35%) Yammer
13 5 (0.29%) Google Play
13 5 (0.29%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 166 (9.67%) HTTP
2 44 (2.56%) LDAP
3 42 (2.45%) Internet
4 34 (1.98%) Firewall
5 33 (1.92%) SSL
6 30 (1.75%) HTTPS
7 27 (1.57%) FTP
7 27 (1.57%) TCP/IP
8 22 (1.28%) LAN
9 20 (1.16%) WAN
10 14 (0.82%) SNMP
11 13 (0.76%) SMS
12 12 (0.70%) Kerberos
13 11 (0.64%) AMQP
13 11 (0.64%) CTI
13 11 (0.64%) FCoE
13 11 (0.64%) Fibre Channel
13 11 (0.64%) iSCSI
13 11 (0.64%) NAS
13 11 (0.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 142 (8.27%) Relational Database
3 119 (6.93%) Oracle Database
4 113 (6.58%) MySQL
5 74 (4.31%) NoSQL
6 62 (3.61%) Big Data
7 60 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 57 (3.32%) MongoDB
9 54 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
10 51 (2.97%) Hadoop
11 46 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
11 46 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 45 (2.62%) RDBMS
13 39 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
14 30 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
15 27 (1.57%) DB2
16 26 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
16 26 (1.51%) Data Mining
17 20 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 19 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 241 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 219 (12.75%) JIRA
3 181 (10.54%) Jenkins
4 167 (9.73%) Maven
5 147 (8.56%) Subversion
6 108 (6.29%) JUnit
7 89 (5.18%) Eclipse
8 75 (4.37%) Selenium
9 74 (4.31%) Cucumber
10 59 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 58 (3.38%) TeamCity
12 53 (3.09%) Mockito
12 53 (3.09%) Visual Studio
13 48 (2.80%) Gradle
14 45 (2.62%) IntelliJ
15 40 (2.33%) SoapUI
16 38 (2.21%) WebDriver
17 34 (1.98%) Ant
18 30 (1.75%) Hudson
19 28 (1.63%) Spock
General
1 333 (19.39%) Finance
2 198 (11.53%) Banking
3 112 (6.52%) Retail
4 81 (4.72%) Marketing
5 62 (3.61%) Investment Banking
6 54 (3.15%) Publishing
7 50 (2.91%) Front Office
8 47 (2.74%) Telecoms
9 35 (2.04%) Back Office
10 31 (1.81%) Financial Institution
11 26 (1.51%) Legal
12 20 (1.16%) Advertising
13 16 (0.93%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.76%) Electronics
14 13 (0.76%) Games
14 13 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.58%) Automotive
16 9 (0.52%) Law
17 4 (0.23%) German Language
17 4 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 973 (56.67%) Developer
2 270 (15.73%) Java Developer
3 198 (11.53%) Architect
4 155 (9.03%) Analyst
5 139 (8.10%) Senior Developer
6 120 (6.99%) Consultant
7 89 (5.18%) ServiceNow Developer
8 82 (4.78%) .NET Developer
9 71 (4.14%) C# Developer
10 64 (3.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 63 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
12 62 (3.61%) Business Analyst
13 58 (3.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 58 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
14 52 (3.03%) XML Developer
15 40 (2.33%) C# .NET Developer
15 40 (2.33%) Lead Developer
15 40 (2.33%) SQL Developer
16 38 (2.21%) HTML Developer
17 37 (2.15%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 714 (41.58%) HTML
2 633 (36.87%) Web Services
3 534 (31.10%) JSON
4 501 (29.18%) CSS
5 409 (23.82%) SOAP
6 405 (23.59%) REST
7 319 (18.58%) .NET
8 259 (15.08%) jQuery
9 254 (14.79%) Spring
10 238 (13.86%) XSLT
11 196 (11.42%) HTML5
12 193 (11.24%) AngularJS
12 193 (11.24%) RESTful
13 187 (10.89%) J2EE
14 185 (10.77%) Ajax
15 165 (9.61%) XSD
16 155 (9.03%) JSP
17 152 (8.85%) JMS
18 137 (7.98%) ASP.NET
19 131 (7.63%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 140 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (5.88%) User Experience
3 98 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 64 (3.73%) Fixed Income
5 63 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
6 52 (3.03%) Data Integration
7 51 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 39 (2.27%) CMDB
8 39 (2.27%) Derivative
9 32 (1.86%) Mobile App
9 32 (1.86%) Reference Data
10 28 (1.63%) Equities
11 26 (1.51%) Statistics
12 25 (1.46%) DataPower
13 23 (1.34%) SWIFT
14 22 (1.28%) Management Information System
15 19 (1.11%) iPhone
16 17 (0.99%) Data Structures
17 16 (0.93%) Algorithms
17 16 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 279 (16.25%) Linux
2 251 (14.62%) Unix
3 139 (8.10%) Windows
4 63 (3.67%) Android
4 63 (3.67%) Apple iOS
5 29 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (1.22%) Solaris
7 19 (1.11%) Windows Server
8 16 (0.93%) AIX
9 7 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.35%) HPUX
11 5 (0.29%) CentOS
11 5 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.058%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.058%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.058%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (18.05%) Scrum
3 283 (16.48%) TDD
4 230 (13.40%) OO
5 215 (12.52%) MVC
6 209 (12.17%) SOA
7 182 (10.60%) SDLC
8 163 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
9 150 (8.74%) BDD
10 134 (7.80%) Data Modelling
10 134 (7.80%) Unit Testing
11 117 (6.81%) Software Engineering
12 103 (6.00%) E-Commerce
13 102 (5.94%) UML
14 100 (5.82%) Web Development
15 99 (5.77%) ETL
16 92 (5.36%) DevOps
17 89 (5.18%) ITSM
17 89 (5.18%) Microservices
18 86 (5.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 766 (44.61%) Java
2 694 (40.42%) SQL
3 686 (39.95%) JavaScript
4 322 (18.75%) C#
5 145 (8.44%) PHP
6 139 (8.10%) PL/SQL
7 121 (7.05%) Python
8 114 (6.64%) Shell Script
9 95 (5.53%) Perl
10 82 (4.78%) C++
11 80 (4.66%) XPath
12 77 (4.48%) T-SQL
13 60 (3.49%) C
14 58 (3.38%) Ruby
15 42 (2.45%) Scala
16 32 (1.86%) VB.NET
17 31 (1.81%) Bash Shell
17 31 (1.81%) Korn
17 31 (1.81%) Objective-C
17 31 (1.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 184 (10.72%) Degree
2 68 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 31 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 28 (1.63%) DV Cleared
5 17 (0.99%) ISEB
6 15 (0.87%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.64%) PMP
8 10 (0.58%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.47%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.23%) MBA
12 4 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.12%) MCP
15 1 (0.058%) CFA
15 1 (0.058%) CITP
15 1 (0.058%) ISEB Practitioner
15 1 (0.058%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (6.00%) QA
2 20 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.05%) MiFID
4 17 (0.99%) FATCA
5 14 (0.82%) EMIR
6 12 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
7 9 (0.52%) SEPA
8 8 (0.47%) ISO20022
8 8 (0.47%) SDET
9 7 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
10 6 (0.35%) Dublin Core
11 5 (0.29%) HL7
11 5 (0.29%) SLA
12 4 (0.23%) Basel III
13 2 (0.12%) Basel II
13 2 (0.12%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
13 2 (0.12%) ISO 8583
13 2 (0.12%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (3.26%) Docker
2 38 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.82%) KVM
5 13 (0.76%) Xen
6 12 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (0.64%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.64%) NFS
7 11 (0.64%) SRDF
8 5 (0.29%) NDS
8 5 (0.29%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 4 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.17%) Shibboleth
10 3 (0.17%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.12%) IAG
11 2 (0.12%) vCloud
12 1 (0.058%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.058%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.058%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (2.10%) Puppet
2 20 (1.16%) Control-M
3 19 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (0.93%) Ansible
5 11 (0.64%) MOM
5 11 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.52%) SCOM
7 8 (0.47%) SCCM
8 7 (0.41%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.41%) Nagios
8 7 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (0.41%) yum
9 6 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
10 5 (0.29%) CloudHub
10 5 (0.29%) OpenAM
10 5 (0.29%) Terraform
11 4 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (0.17%) Kibana
12 3 (0.17%) logstash
12 3 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 453 (26.38%) Oracle
2 186 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 141 (8.21%) IBM
4 124 (7.22%) Adobe
5 100 (5.82%) ServiceNow
6 67 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
7 60 (3.49%) Sybase
8 52 (3.03%) MuleSoft
8 52 (3.03%) SAP
9 40 (2.33%) Informatica
10 36 (2.10%) HP
10 36 (2.10%) Red Hat
11 32 (1.86%) Solace
11 32 (1.86%) TIBCO
12 26 (1.51%) Atlassian
12 26 (1.51%) BMC
12 26 (1.51%) Google
13 24 (1.40%) Sitecore
14 23 (1.34%) VMware
14 23 (1.34%) Zend
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + potential extension
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £425 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £470 - £560 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £350 to £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £780 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £495 - £496 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £0.00 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day TBC
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £150 to £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago