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 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 51 56 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing XML 855 843 1110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.93% 3.67% 4.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.15% 11.71% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 563 782
Median daily rate £455 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 9
Median hourly rate £21.20 £20.95 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% -53.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £36.23 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-8.90% -10.00%
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
7038 7197 7247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.36% 31.31% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5401 5229 5235
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 49 34
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.09 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -6 121 £450 - 55
Docklands, London +13 10 £450 +9.75%
Canary Wharf +11 9 £400 -26.94%
Bromley -3 7 £700 - 2
Croydon -18 7 £388 +55.00% 1
Osterley - 4 £515 -
Harrow - 3 £500 -
Wimbledon -4 1 - -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 756 (47.07%) Java
2 673 (41.91%) JavaScript
3 619 (38.54%) HTML
4 616 (38.36%) SQL
5 608 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
6 548 (34.12%) Web Services
7 469 (29.20%) CSS
8 416 (25.90%) Oracle
9 396 (24.66%) Finance
10 377 (23.47%) JSON
11 357 (22.23%) SOAP
12 352 (21.92%) REST
13 309 (19.24%) .NET
14 277 (17.25%) Linux
15 276 (17.19%) SQL Server
16 266 (16.56%) C#
17 263 (16.38%) Scrum
18 258 (16.06%) TDD
19 239 (14.88%) Spring
20 229 (14.26%) Git (software)
21 228 (14.20%) OO
22 226 (14.07%) Banking
23 213 (13.26%) Unix
24 209 (13.01%) XSLT
25 198 (12.33%) jQuery
26 186 (11.58%) Microsoft
27 182 (11.33%) JIRA
28 181 (11.27%) HTML5
29 178 (11.08%) SOA
30 175 (10.90%) 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
1 105 (6.54%) Tomcat
2 100 (6.23%) WebLogic
3 98 (6.10%) WebSphere
4 86 (5.35%) CMS
5 63 (3.92%) IIS
6 62 (3.86%) Apache
6 62 (3.86%) Confluence
7 46 (2.86%) SharePoint
8 37 (2.30%) JBoss
9 35 (2.18%) Jetty
10 30 (1.87%) nginx
11 25 (1.56%) Mule
11 25 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
12 21 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
13 19 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 19 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
14 16 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
15 15 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
16 14 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 83 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.05%) MS Office
3 24 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.18%) Photoshop
5 18 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.56%) MS Project
7 7 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.12%) PaintShop Pro
12 1 (0.062%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.062%) Edge Animate
12 1 (0.062%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.062%) GIMP
12 1 (0.062%) Mingle
12 1 (0.062%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.062%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (0.62%) BusinessWorks
6 10 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.62%) Magento
7 9 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (0.50%) Adobe Campaign
8 8 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
8 8 (0.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 7 (0.44%) ION MarketView
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
11 3 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
11 3 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (1.81%) GitHub
4 16 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.75%) SaaS
6 9 (0.56%) Force.com
7 8 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (0.44%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.37%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.37%) Office 365
10 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.31%) Boomi
11 4 (0.25%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.25%) Lucidchart
11 4 (0.25%) PaaS
12 3 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.12%) IaaS
13 2 (0.12%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 132 (8.22%) HTTP
2 43 (2.68%) LDAP
3 30 (1.87%) Internet
4 25 (1.56%) SNMP
5 23 (1.43%) TCP/IP
6 22 (1.37%) SSL
7 21 (1.31%) Firewall
8 20 (1.25%) FTP
9 15 (0.93%) DNS
10 14 (0.87%) SAN
11 12 (0.75%) HTTPS
11 12 (0.75%) LAN
12 11 (0.68%) VPN
12 11 (0.68%) WAN
13 9 (0.56%) DVB
13 9 (0.56%) FCoE
13 9 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
13 9 (0.56%) iSCSI
13 9 (0.56%) Multicast
13 9 (0.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 143 (8.90%) Relational Database
3 123 (7.66%) Oracle Database
4 118 (7.35%) MySQL
5 83 (5.17%) NoSQL
6 76 (4.73%) MongoDB
7 58 (3.61%) RDBMS
8 57 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
9 52 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 41 (2.55%) Hadoop
10 41 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 38 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
11 38 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
12 37 (2.30%) Neo4j
13 36 (2.24%) Apache Hive
14 35 (2.18%) Big Data
15 32 (1.99%) DB2
16 29 (1.81%) Impala
16 29 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
16 29 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 229 (14.26%) Git (software)
2 182 (11.33%) JIRA
3 174 (10.83%) Subversion
4 162 (10.09%) Maven
5 132 (8.22%) Jenkins
6 130 (8.09%) JUnit
7 111 (6.91%) Selenium
8 102 (6.35%) Cucumber
9 90 (5.60%) Eclipse
10 70 (4.36%) SoapUI
11 55 (3.42%) Visual Studio
12 52 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 50 (3.11%) Ant
14 41 (2.55%) TeamCity
15 37 (2.30%) Mockito
16 34 (2.12%) IntelliJ
17 31 (1.93%) Hudson
18 30 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 28 (1.74%) WebDriver
20 25 (1.56%) JMeter
General
1 396 (24.66%) Finance
2 226 (14.07%) Banking
3 85 (5.29%) Investment Banking
4 73 (4.55%) Front Office
5 58 (3.61%) Marketing
6 56 (3.49%) Retail
7 33 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.87%) Publishing
9 29 (1.81%) Financial Institution
10 28 (1.74%) Legal
11 27 (1.68%) Back Office
11 27 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
12 21 (1.31%) Law
13 19 (1.18%) Advertising
14 15 (0.93%) Games
14 15 (0.93%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.75%) Electronics
16 6 (0.37%) International Banking
16 6 (0.37%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 890 (55.42%) Developer
2 266 (16.56%) Java Developer
3 177 (11.02%) Architect
4 151 (9.40%) Analyst
5 121 (7.53%) Senior Developer
6 104 (6.48%) .NET Developer
7 88 (5.48%) C# Developer
8 81 (5.04%) Consultant
9 65 (4.05%) SQL Developer
10 62 (3.86%) ServiceNow Developer
11 54 (3.36%) Agile Developer
11 54 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
11 54 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
12 50 (3.11%) Senior Java Developer
13 46 (2.86%) Business Analyst
13 46 (2.86%) XML Developer
14 44 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
15 41 (2.55%) Lead Developer
15 41 (2.55%) Test Analyst
16 40 (2.49%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 619 (38.54%) HTML
2 548 (34.12%) Web Services
3 469 (29.20%) CSS
4 377 (23.47%) JSON
5 357 (22.23%) SOAP
6 352 (21.92%) REST
7 309 (19.24%) .NET
8 239 (14.88%) Spring
9 209 (13.01%) XSLT
10 198 (12.33%) jQuery
11 181 (11.27%) HTML5
12 175 (10.90%) Ajax
13 169 (10.52%) J2EE
14 165 (10.27%) XSD
15 162 (10.09%) AngularJS
16 139 (8.66%) JMS
17 125 (7.78%) RESTful
18 124 (7.72%) JSP
19 119 (7.41%) ASP.NET
20 111 (6.91%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 122 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (4.42%) Computer Science
3 67 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 61 (3.80%) User Experience
5 53 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (2.99%) Fixed Income
7 43 (2.68%) Derivative
8 33 (2.05%) Data Integration
9 32 (1.99%) Equities
9 32 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 32 (1.99%) Mobile App
10 25 (1.56%) Hedge funds
11 23 (1.43%) Video on Demand
12 21 (1.31%) N-Tier
13 20 (1.25%) SWIFT
14 14 (0.87%) Digital Media
14 14 (0.87%) Fat Client
14 14 (0.87%) Thin Client
14 14 (0.87%) Virtual Team
15 13 (0.81%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 277 (17.25%) Linux
2 213 (13.26%) Unix
3 162 (10.09%) Windows
4 58 (3.61%) Android
4 58 (3.61%) Apple iOS
5 27 (1.68%) Solaris
6 23 (1.43%) Windows Server
7 21 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.68%) AIX
9 10 (0.62%) CentOS
9 10 (0.62%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.50%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.31%) HPUX
12 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X Server
12 5 (0.31%) VxWorks
12 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.25%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (16.38%) Scrum
3 258 (16.06%) TDD
4 228 (14.20%) OO
5 178 (11.08%) SOA
6 159 (9.90%) MVC
7 155 (9.65%) Continuous Integration
8 142 (8.84%) SDLC
9 130 (8.09%) Data Modelling
10 127 (7.91%) BDD
11 109 (6.79%) UML
12 105 (6.54%) Web Development
13 94 (5.85%) ETL
14 92 (5.73%) Open Source
15 90 (5.60%) E-Commerce
16 87 (5.42%) Unit Testing
17 83 (5.17%) Software Engineering
18 80 (4.98%) Project Management
19 78 (4.86%) Workflow
20 77 (4.79%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 756 (47.07%) Java
2 673 (41.91%) JavaScript
3 616 (38.36%) SQL
4 266 (16.56%) C#
5 137 (8.53%) PHP
6 127 (7.91%) PL/SQL
7 99 (6.16%) Python
8 77 (4.79%) Perl
9 72 (4.48%) C++
9 72 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 65 (4.05%) C
11 61 (3.80%) Shell Script
12 57 (3.55%) Ruby
13 38 (2.37%) Scala
13 38 (2.37%) XPath
14 37 (2.30%) VB.NET
15 36 (2.24%) VB
15 36 (2.24%) VBA
16 35 (2.18%) Apex Code
17 34 (2.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 156 (9.71%) Degree
2 62 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.37%) SC Cleared
4 27 (1.68%) ISEB
5 19 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 16 (1.00%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.56%) PMP
9 4 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.19%) MCSD
11 2 (0.12%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.12%) CISSP
11 2 (0.12%) IBM Certification
12 1 (0.062%) CITP
12 1 (0.062%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.062%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.42%) QA
2 29 (1.81%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.93%) MiFID
4 13 (0.81%) HL7
5 12 (0.75%) SEPA
6 11 (0.68%) ISO20022
7 8 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
8 7 (0.44%) COBIT
8 7 (0.44%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.31%) Dublin Core
9 5 (0.31%) EMIR
10 4 (0.25%) DICOM
10 4 (0.25%) SLA
11 3 (0.19%) SDET
12 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.12%) ISO15022
12 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.062%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.062%) WCAG
System Software
1 42 (2.62%) Docker
2 36 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.74%) Active Directory
4 17 (1.06%) Xen
5 16 (1.00%) KVM
5 16 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (0.68%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.56%) NFS
7 9 (0.56%) SRDF
8 7 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.37%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.31%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.19%) Firmware
11 3 (0.19%) vCloud
12 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.12%) vSphere
13 1 (0.062%) HDFS
13 1 (0.062%) LXC
Systems Management
1 38 (2.37%) Puppet
2 24 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (1.31%) SCCM
5 19 (1.18%) Nagios
6 15 (0.93%) Ansible
7 12 (0.75%) Control-M
8 11 (0.68%) HP SiteScope
9 7 (0.44%) Kubernetes
9 7 (0.44%) yum
10 5 (0.31%) Casper Suite
10 5 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (0.25%) CFEngine
11 4 (0.25%) Kibana
11 4 (0.25%) logstash
12 3 (0.19%) Terraform
12 3 (0.19%) TIBCO Hawk
12 3 (0.19%) vRealize
12 3 (0.19%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 416 (25.90%) Oracle
2 186 (11.58%) Microsoft
3 96 (5.98%) IBM
4 75 (4.67%) ServiceNow
5 50 (3.11%) VMware
6 48 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
6 48 (2.99%) Sybase
7 39 (2.43%) TIBCO
8 37 (2.30%) HP
9 36 (2.24%) Adobe
9 36 (2.24%) MuleSoft
10 34 (2.12%) Google
11 29 (1.81%) Informatica
11 29 (1.81%) Red Hat
12 26 (1.62%) hybris
12 26 (1.62%) SAP
13 22 (1.37%) Talend
13 22 (1.37%) Teradata
14 21 (1.31%) Guidewire
14 21 (1.31%) Splunk
London
Talent Analytix
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bankside Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nakama
Rate: From £150 to £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £380 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £580 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £475 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £230 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Revolution Technology
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Robert Walters
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 375-425pd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Elevate Direct
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Which?
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago