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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
England / London
Rank 65 69 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing XML 649 694 872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.41% 3.24% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.80% 10.29% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 472 632
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £315 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £23.43 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.77% -18.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £21.14 £27.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £25.47 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +15.62%

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
6621 6742 6410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.79% 31.52% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4973 4988 4752
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 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 43 22
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +76.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £23.75 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

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 19 February 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
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 19 February 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 -8 87 £475 +5.55% 54
Canary Wharf +7 11 £575 +20.73%
Croydon -6 4 £400 +6.66%
Docklands, London -1 3 £650 +48.06%
Westminster - 3 £488 - 1
Greenwich - 3 £425 - 1
New Malden - 3 - -
Uxbridge - 3 £425 - 1
Feltham - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £100 - 2
Twickenham - 2 £295 -
Bromley +7 1 £550 +10.00%
Brentford +6 1 - -
Hammersmith -2 1 £400 -15.71%
Chessington - 1 £300 -
Enfield - 1 £300 -
Hackney - 1 £325 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 685 (45.48%) Java
2 678 (45.02%) Agile Software Development
3 648 (43.03%) SQL
4 619 (41.10%) HTML
5 611 (40.57%) JavaScript
6 546 (36.25%) JSON
7 544 (36.12%) Web Services
8 447 (29.68%) CSS
9 409 (27.16%) SOAP
10 378 (25.10%) Oracle
11 351 (23.31%) REST
12 319 (21.18%) Finance
13 278 (18.46%) Scrum
14 274 (18.19%) Linux
15 266 (17.66%) TDD
16 259 (17.20%) OO
17 248 (16.47%) C#
18 242 (16.07%) jQuery
19 241 (16.00%) SQL Server
20 235 (15.60%) Unix
21 232 (15.41%) Spring
22 230 (15.27%) Git (software)
23 228 (15.14%) .NET
24 217 (14.41%) JIRA
25 210 (13.94%) Banking
26 207 (13.75%) XSLT
27 205 (13.61%) AngularJS
28 196 (13.01%) RESTful
29 188 (12.48%) Jenkins
30 182 (12.08%) SOA

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
1 132 (8.76%) WebSphere
2 128 (8.50%) CMS
3 90 (5.98%) Apache
4 81 (5.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 76 (5.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 72 (4.78%) Confluence
7 71 (4.71%) Tomcat
8 52 (3.45%) WebLogic
9 48 (3.19%) SharePoint
10 36 (2.39%) Apache Solr
10 36 (2.39%) JBoss
11 35 (2.32%) IIS
12 26 (1.73%) Drupal
13 25 (1.66%) Apache Spark
14 24 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
15 22 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
16 19 (1.26%) DataSynapse
17 17 (1.13%) Anypoint
17 17 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
17 17 (1.13%) Mule
Applications
1 75 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.06%) MS Office
3 11 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.40%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.27%) SPSS
9 3 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.20%) FrameMaker
9 3 (0.20%) MS Project
10 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.13%) Doxygen
10 2 (0.13%) Mingle
10 2 (0.13%) PaintShop Pro
11 1 (0.066%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.066%) InVision
11 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (1.13%) Adobe Campaign
4 14 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
5 11 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.46%) FastStats
7 5 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.27%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.27%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.27%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.27%) Unica
8 4 (0.27%) Workday HCM
9 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.20%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Utilities
9 3 (0.20%) SAP HCM
10 2 (0.13%) FastStats PeopleStage
10 2 (0.13%) Relativity
10 2 (0.13%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 82 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (1.99%) GitHub
4 28 (1.86%) SaaS
5 20 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.26%) Office 365
7 16 (1.06%) Amazon Kinesis
8 14 (0.93%) PaaS
9 12 (0.80%) IaaS
10 11 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
11 10 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.60%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
13 8 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 7 (0.46%) Force.com
15 6 (0.40%) Google Analytics
15 6 (0.40%) Yammer
16 5 (0.33%) Akamai
16 5 (0.33%) Google Play
17 4 (0.27%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 119 (7.90%) HTTP
2 40 (2.66%) Internet
3 36 (2.39%) HTTPS
3 36 (2.39%) TCP/IP
4 31 (2.06%) SSL
5 25 (1.66%) LDAP
6 23 (1.53%) Firewall
7 18 (1.20%) FTP
8 13 (0.86%) Intranet
9 11 (0.73%) Extranet
9 11 (0.73%) Kerberos
10 9 (0.60%) LAN
11 8 (0.53%) FCoE
11 8 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (0.53%) iSCSI
11 8 (0.53%) NAS
11 8 (0.53%) SAN
11 8 (0.53%) WAN
12 7 (0.46%) Multicast
12 7 (0.46%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 160 (10.62%) Relational Database
3 99 (6.57%) MySQL
4 81 (5.38%) Oracle Database
5 67 (4.45%) Big Data
6 56 (3.72%) NoSQL
7 54 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
8 52 (3.45%) DB2
9 51 (3.39%) MongoDB
10 46 (3.05%) Hadoop
11 43 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 41 (2.72%) RDBMS
13 38 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
14 34 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 25 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
15 25 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
16 24 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
18 20 (1.33%) Apache Hive
19 18 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 230 (15.27%) Git (software)
2 217 (14.41%) JIRA
3 188 (12.48%) Jenkins
4 161 (10.69%) Maven
5 106 (7.04%) JUnit
6 99 (6.57%) Subversion
7 92 (6.11%) Selenium
8 77 (5.11%) Cucumber
9 61 (4.05%) Mockito
10 56 (3.72%) Ant
10 56 (3.72%) Eclipse
11 54 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 53 (3.52%) TeamCity
13 52 (3.45%) Gradle
14 50 (3.32%) WebDriver
15 48 (3.19%) Hudson
16 32 (2.12%) Visual Studio
17 31 (2.06%) Spock
18 26 (1.73%) SoapUI
19 20 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 319 (21.18%) Finance
2 210 (13.94%) Banking
3 83 (5.51%) Marketing
4 71 (4.71%) Retail
5 70 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 40 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.26%) Publishing
8 33 (2.19%) Back Office
8 33 (2.19%) Front Office
9 28 (1.86%) Legal
10 27 (1.79%) Manufacturing
11 24 (1.59%) Electronics
12 19 (1.26%) Law
13 18 (1.20%) Financial Institution
14 15 (1.00%) Advertising
14 15 (1.00%) Games
15 7 (0.46%) Automotive
16 6 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.27%) Billing
17 4 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 881 (58.50%) Developer
2 268 (17.80%) Java Developer
3 162 (10.76%) Architect
4 138 (9.16%) Analyst
5 119 (7.90%) Senior Developer
6 102 (6.77%) Consultant
7 88 (5.84%) ServiceNow Developer
8 63 (4.18%) .NET Developer
8 63 (4.18%) Senior Java Developer
9 59 (3.92%) C# Developer
10 52 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 51 (3.39%) Business Analyst
12 43 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
13 41 (2.72%) Solutions Architect
14 39 (2.59%) Data Architect
15 38 (2.52%) XML Developer
16 37 (2.46%) HTML Developer
17 36 (2.39%) C++ Developer
17 36 (2.39%) Oracle Developer
17 36 (2.39%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 619 (41.10%) HTML
2 546 (36.25%) JSON
3 544 (36.12%) Web Services
4 447 (29.68%) CSS
5 409 (27.16%) SOAP
6 351 (23.31%) REST
7 242 (16.07%) jQuery
8 232 (15.41%) Spring
9 228 (15.14%) .NET
10 207 (13.75%) XSLT
11 205 (13.61%) AngularJS
12 196 (13.01%) RESTful
13 173 (11.49%) HTML5
14 166 (11.02%) Ajax
15 165 (10.96%) J2EE
16 153 (10.16%) XSD
17 127 (8.43%) Hibernate
18 118 (7.84%) JMS
18 118 (7.84%) JSP
19 98 (6.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 135 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (5.91%) User Experience
3 80 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 66 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 58 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 57 (3.78%) Fixed Income
7 46 (3.05%) Data Integration
8 45 (2.99%) Derivative
9 43 (2.86%) CMDB
10 39 (2.59%) Data Structures
11 34 (2.26%) Statistics
12 32 (2.12%) Management Information System
13 31 (2.06%) SWIFT
14 27 (1.79%) Reference Data
15 23 (1.53%) Equities
16 22 (1.46%) Virtual Team
17 19 (1.26%) Mobile App
18 17 (1.13%) Algorithms
18 17 (1.13%) DataPower
18 17 (1.13%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 274 (18.19%) Linux
2 235 (15.60%) Unix
3 120 (7.97%) Windows
4 42 (2.79%) Apple iOS
5 41 (2.72%) Android
6 30 (1.99%) Windows Server
7 22 (1.46%) Solaris
8 21 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (1.26%) CentOS
10 18 (1.20%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.86%) AIX
12 10 (0.66%) HPUX
13 7 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X Server
15 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.13%) VMS
17 1 (0.066%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.066%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 678 (45.02%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (18.46%) Scrum
3 266 (17.66%) TDD
4 259 (17.20%) OO
5 182 (12.08%) SOA
6 161 (10.69%) MVC
7 153 (10.16%) SDLC
8 150 (9.96%) BDD
9 142 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
10 112 (7.44%) Data Modelling
11 104 (6.91%) UML
12 103 (6.84%) Unit Testing
13 101 (6.71%) DevOps
14 97 (6.44%) Microservices
15 93 (6.18%) ITSM
16 91 (6.04%) ETL
16 91 (6.04%) Software Engineering
17 86 (5.71%) Web Development
18 82 (5.44%) ITIL
19 81 (5.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 685 (45.48%) Java
2 648 (43.03%) SQL
3 611 (40.57%) JavaScript
4 248 (16.47%) C#
5 140 (9.30%) Python
6 126 (8.37%) Shell Script
7 122 (8.10%) PL/SQL
8 117 (7.77%) PHP
9 82 (5.44%) C++
10 72 (4.78%) XPath
11 58 (3.85%) Perl
12 51 (3.39%) T-SQL
13 49 (3.25%) C
14 42 (2.79%) PowerShell
15 39 (2.59%) Ruby
16 35 (2.32%) Scala
17 33 (2.19%) Bash Shell
18 31 (2.06%) Korn
19 26 (1.73%) Groovy
20 24 (1.59%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 134 (8.90%) Degree
2 57 (3.78%) Security Cleared
3 37 (2.46%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.39%) ISEB
5 19 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 14 (0.93%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.86%) Sun Certification
8 7 (0.46%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.46%) PMP
9 5 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.066%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.066%) CFA
11 1 (0.066%) IBM Certification
11 1 (0.066%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.066%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (5.58%) QA
2 40 (2.66%) MiFID
3 28 (1.86%) EMIR
4 24 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
5 20 (1.33%) FATCA
6 14 (0.93%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.86%) SLA
8 11 (0.73%) ISO20022
9 7 (0.46%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.46%) SDET
10 6 (0.40%) Dublin Core
10 6 (0.40%) HL7
11 5 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
12 4 (0.27%) Basel III
12 4 (0.27%) SEPA
13 2 (0.13%) Basel II
13 2 (0.13%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
13 2 (0.13%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.066%) WCAG
System Software
1 56 (3.72%) Docker
2 24 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.53%) NFS
5 8 (0.53%) SRDF
6 7 (0.46%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.46%) KVM
6 7 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.46%) Xen
7 3 (0.20%) Shibboleth
7 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.13%) IAG
9 1 (0.066%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.066%) Firmware
9 1 (0.066%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 28 (1.86%) Puppet
2 15 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (0.86%) MOM
4 12 (0.80%) Control-M
5 11 (0.73%) SCOM
6 8 (0.53%) Ansible
6 8 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.46%) SCCM
8 6 (0.40%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.27%) HP SiteScope
9 4 (0.27%) Nagios
10 3 (0.20%) Consul
10 3 (0.20%) Jamf Pro
10 3 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.20%) Packer
10 3 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.20%) Terraform
11 2 (0.13%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 378 (25.10%) Oracle
2 124 (8.23%) Microsoft
3 113 (7.50%) Adobe
4 111 (7.37%) IBM
5 107 (7.10%) ServiceNow
6 63 (4.18%) SAP
7 49 (3.25%) Sybase
8 41 (2.72%) MuleSoft
8 41 (2.72%) Red Hat
8 41 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
9 38 (2.52%) Solace
10 32 (2.12%) HP
11 28 (1.86%) Perforce
11 28 (1.86%) TIBCO
12 27 (1.79%) Informatica
13 23 (1.53%) Atlassian
14 22 (1.46%) Sitecore
15 20 (1.33%) BMC
15 20 (1.33%) Talend
15 20 (1.33%) Zend
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Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £530 per day + 6 Months
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 Per Day - £550 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
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Hatstand Limited
Rate: £200 - £650 per day
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Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
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E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
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Nigel Frank International
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Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Benefits
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Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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Bite Consulting
Rate: From £150 to £600 per day
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Harrington Starr
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Contingency Team
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People Source Consulting
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