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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 54 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing XML 798 877 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.67% 3.94% 4.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.48% 12.88% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 567 731
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Median hourly rate - £19.72 £95.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -79.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £40.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year
-20.25% +0.94%
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
6954 6807 6931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.97% 30.60% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5353 4877 5089
Median daily rate £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
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 45 15
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 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +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 26 May 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
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 26 May 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 -13 113 £450 - 53
Croydon -17 9 £335 -4.28% 1
Bromley -7 7 £700 - 1
Docklands, London +7 5 £466 +41.21%
Canary Wharf +7 5 £338 -38.35%
Harrow - 4 £425 -
Osterley - 4 £515 -
Wimbledon -2 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £300 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 683 (45.44%) Java
2 621 (41.32%) JavaScript
3 581 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
4 578 (38.46%) SQL
5 567 (37.72%) HTML
6 511 (34.00%) Web Services
7 430 (28.61%) CSS
8 378 (25.15%) Finance
9 370 (24.62%) Oracle
10 354 (23.55%) JSON
11 350 (23.29%) SOAP
12 309 (20.56%) REST
13 284 (18.90%) .NET
14 265 (17.63%) Scrum
15 262 (17.43%) SQL Server
16 253 (16.83%) Linux
17 252 (16.77%) TDD
18 251 (16.70%) C#
19 233 (15.50%) Spring
20 225 (14.97%) OO
21 218 (14.50%) Git (software)
22 213 (14.17%) Banking
23 196 (13.04%) Unix
24 190 (12.64%) XSLT
25 186 (12.38%) jQuery
26 177 (11.78%) JIRA
27 174 (11.58%) Subversion
27 174 (11.58%) Microsoft
28 170 (11.31%) SOA
29 166 (11.04%) Ajax

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
1 102 (6.79%) Tomcat
2 88 (5.85%) CMS
3 87 (5.79%) WebLogic
4 86 (5.72%) Node.js
5 82 (5.46%) WebSphere
6 66 (4.39%) Apache
7 63 (4.19%) IIS
8 56 (3.73%) Confluence
9 37 (2.46%) Jetty
10 36 (2.40%) SharePoint
11 35 (2.33%) JBoss
12 32 (2.13%) nginx
13 27 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
14 21 (1.40%) Mule
15 15 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
15 15 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
16 12 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 12 (0.80%) Apache Spark
16 12 (0.80%) Liferay
16 12 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 72 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 54 (3.59%) MS Office
3 23 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (1.33%) Photoshop
6 14 (0.93%) MS Project
7 6 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.067%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.067%) Edge Animate
12 1 (0.067%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.067%) GIMP
12 1 (0.067%) Mingle
12 1 (0.067%) MODO
12 1 (0.067%) PaintShop Pro
12 1 (0.067%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (0.67%) Magento
4 10 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
5 8 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.47%) ION MarketView
6 7 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.47%) Summit
7 6 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
7 6 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 5 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
8 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
10 3 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 39 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.80%) GitHub
4 16 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.73%) SaaS
6 7 (0.47%) Force.com
7 6 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (0.40%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.33%) PaaS
9 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.27%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.27%) Lucidchart
10 3 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.13%) AWS OpsWorks
11 2 (0.13%) IaaS
11 2 (0.13%) MailChimp
11 2 (0.13%) Office 365
11 2 (0.13%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 117 (7.78%) HTTP
2 30 (2.00%) LDAP
3 28 (1.86%) Internet
4 27 (1.80%) SSL
4 27 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 24 (1.60%) Firewall
6 20 (1.33%) FTP
7 19 (1.26%) DNS
8 18 (1.20%) SNMP
9 14 (0.93%) VPN
10 13 (0.86%) HTTPS
11 11 (0.73%) DVB
11 11 (0.73%) SAN
12 9 (0.60%) LAN
13 8 (0.53%) WAN
14 7 (0.47%) Intranet
15 6 (0.40%) iSCSI
15 6 (0.40%) Multicast
15 6 (0.40%) NAS
15 6 (0.40%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (17.43%) SQL Server
2 133 (8.85%) Relational Database
3 113 (7.52%) MySQL
4 106 (7.05%) Oracle Database
5 90 (5.99%) NoSQL
6 69 (4.59%) MongoDB
7 54 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
8 50 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 44 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 43 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 37 (2.46%) Big Data
11 37 (2.46%) Neo4j
12 36 (2.40%) Apache Hive
12 36 (2.40%) DB2
12 36 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 36 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 33 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 31 (2.06%) Hadoop
15 29 (1.93%) Impala
16 28 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 218 (14.50%) Git (software)
2 177 (11.78%) JIRA
3 174 (11.58%) Subversion
4 159 (10.58%) Maven
5 128 (8.52%) Jenkins
6 123 (8.18%) JUnit
7 107 (7.12%) Selenium
8 95 (6.32%) Cucumber
9 84 (5.59%) Eclipse
10 60 (3.99%) SoapUI
11 56 (3.73%) Ant
12 54 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 45 (2.99%) Visual Studio
14 37 (2.46%) Hudson
15 36 (2.40%) Mockito
15 36 (2.40%) TeamCity
16 33 (2.20%) WebDriver
17 29 (1.93%) IntelliJ
18 26 (1.73%) JMeter
19 25 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 378 (25.15%) Finance
2 213 (14.17%) Banking
3 76 (5.06%) Investment Banking
4 72 (4.79%) Front Office
5 57 (3.79%) Marketing
6 54 (3.59%) Retail
7 33 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
9 26 (1.73%) Legal
10 25 (1.66%) Publishing
11 24 (1.60%) Back Office
11 24 (1.60%) Law
12 23 (1.53%) Financial Institution
13 17 (1.13%) Advertising
14 16 (1.06%) Games
14 16 (1.06%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.80%) Electronics
16 7 (0.47%) Billing
17 6 (0.40%) International Banking
17 6 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 818 (54.42%) Developer
2 250 (16.63%) Java Developer
3 149 (9.91%) Architect
4 148 (9.85%) Analyst
5 110 (7.32%) .NET Developer
6 107 (7.12%) Senior Developer
7 97 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 70 (4.66%) Consultant
9 67 (4.46%) SQL Developer
10 64 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 56 (3.73%) ServiceNow Developer
12 54 (3.59%) Business Analyst
13 46 (3.06%) XML Developer
14 45 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
15 44 (2.93%) Senior Java Developer
15 44 (2.93%) Test Analyst
16 43 (2.86%) Agile Developer
17 41 (2.73%) Tester
18 39 (2.59%) ASP.NET Developer
19 38 (2.53%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 567 (37.72%) HTML
2 511 (34.00%) Web Services
3 430 (28.61%) CSS
4 354 (23.55%) JSON
5 350 (23.29%) SOAP
6 309 (20.56%) REST
7 284 (18.90%) .NET
8 233 (15.50%) Spring
9 190 (12.64%) XSLT
10 186 (12.38%) jQuery
11 166 (11.04%) Ajax
12 163 (10.84%) HTML5
13 157 (10.45%) XSD
14 156 (10.38%) J2EE
15 146 (9.71%) AngularJS
16 137 (9.12%) JMS
17 131 (8.72%) RESTful
18 114 (7.58%) ASP.NET
19 101 (6.72%) CSS3
19 101 (6.72%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 71 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 56 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
5 55 (3.66%) User Experience
6 52 (3.46%) Derivative
7 41 (2.73%) Fixed Income
8 36 (2.40%) Management Information System
9 32 (2.13%) Equities
9 32 (2.13%) Mobile App
10 28 (1.86%) Data Integration
11 23 (1.53%) Video on Demand
12 20 (1.33%) Hedge funds
12 20 (1.33%) SWIFT
13 16 (1.06%) Fat Client
13 16 (1.06%) N-Tier
13 16 (1.06%) Thin Client
14 15 (1.00%) Interactive TV
15 14 (0.93%) Data Centre
15 14 (0.93%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 253 (16.83%) Linux
2 196 (13.04%) Unix
3 145 (9.65%) Windows
4 49 (3.26%) Android
5 46 (3.06%) Apple iOS
6 28 (1.86%) Solaris
7 24 (1.60%) Windows Server
8 15 (1.00%) AIX
9 13 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.67%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.53%) HPUX
11 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.40%) CentOS
12 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.33%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.33%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.33%) VxWorks
14 4 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 581 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (17.63%) Scrum
3 252 (16.77%) TDD
4 225 (14.97%) OO
5 170 (11.31%) SOA
6 150 (9.98%) Continuous Integration
6 150 (9.98%) MVC
7 133 (8.85%) SDLC
8 123 (8.18%) Data Modelling
9 118 (7.85%) BDD
10 110 (7.32%) UML
10 110 (7.32%) Web Development
11 88 (5.85%) E-Commerce
12 86 (5.72%) Open Source
13 83 (5.52%) Project Management
14 79 (5.26%) Multithreading
15 76 (5.06%) Unit Testing
16 75 (4.99%) ITIL
17 73 (4.86%) ETL
18 71 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 683 (45.44%) Java
2 621 (41.32%) JavaScript
3 578 (38.46%) SQL
4 251 (16.70%) C#
5 134 (8.92%) PHP
6 112 (7.45%) PL/SQL
7 99 (6.59%) Python
8 67 (4.46%) C++
8 67 (4.46%) T-SQL
9 64 (4.26%) Perl
10 62 (4.13%) C
10 62 (4.13%) Shell Script
11 53 (3.53%) Ruby
12 36 (2.40%) VB.NET
13 34 (2.26%) Scala
13 34 (2.26%) XPath
14 32 (2.13%) Apex Code
14 32 (2.13%) VB
15 31 (2.06%) VBA
16 28 (1.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 156 (10.38%) Degree
2 62 (4.13%) Security Cleared
3 39 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 30 (2.00%) ISEB
5 22 (1.46%) ISTQB
6 18 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 14 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.86%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.33%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.33%) PMP
10 4 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.20%) MCSD
12 2 (0.13%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.13%) CISSP
12 2 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.13%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.067%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.067%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.067%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.72%) QA
2 20 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 14 (0.93%) MiFID
4 13 (0.86%) HL7
4 13 (0.86%) ISO20022
5 10 (0.67%) Dublin Core
5 10 (0.67%) SLA
6 9 (0.60%) SEPA
7 7 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
7 7 (0.47%) Solvency II
8 6 (0.40%) COBIT
9 4 (0.27%) DICOM
9 4 (0.27%) EMIR
10 3 (0.20%) ISO15022
10 3 (0.20%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.13%) SDET
12 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.067%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (2.13%) Docker
2 27 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.40%) Active Directory
4 13 (0.86%) KVM
4 13 (0.86%) Xen
5 10 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (0.60%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.40%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.40%) NFS
7 6 (0.40%) SRDF
8 3 (0.20%) Firmware
8 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.20%) vCloud
9 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.067%) HDFS
10 1 (0.067%) LXC
10 1 (0.067%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.067%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (2.40%) Puppet
2 23 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (1.26%) Nagios
3 19 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.06%) SCCM
5 14 (0.93%) Ansible
5 14 (0.93%) Control-M
6 11 (0.73%) HP SiteScope
7 7 (0.47%) yum
8 4 (0.27%) CFEngine
9 3 (0.20%) Kibana
9 3 (0.20%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.20%) logstash
9 3 (0.20%) Terraform
9 3 (0.20%) TIBCO Hawk
9 3 (0.20%) vMotion
9 3 (0.20%) vRealize
9 3 (0.20%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.13%) Dollar Universe
10 2 (0.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 370 (24.62%) Oracle
2 174 (11.58%) Microsoft
3 72 (4.79%) IBM
4 68 (4.52%) ServiceNow
5 48 (3.19%) Sybase
6 42 (2.79%) VMware
7 37 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
8 36 (2.40%) HP
9 31 (2.06%) TIBCO
10 29 (1.93%) MuleSoft
11 28 (1.86%) Google
12 27 (1.80%) hybris
13 24 (1.60%) SAP
13 24 (1.60%) Splunk
14 23 (1.53%) Adobe
15 22 (1.46%) Murex
15 22 (1.46%) Red Hat
15 22 (1.46%) Talend
16 21 (1.40%) Informatica
17 20 (1.33%) Teradata
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