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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 58 56 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs citing XML 879 872 1132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.81% 3.67% 4.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.41% 11.64% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 601 786
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Median hourly rate £33.97 £27.66 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.82% -38.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.27 £27.66 £36.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.95 £27.66 £50.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+32.30% -5.10%
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
7707 7494 7352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.37% 31.56% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5733 5472 5152
Median daily rate £450 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 48 50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.24 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -11 142 £450 - 55
Canary Wharf +10 13 £400 -15.78%
Docklands, London +12 9 £293 -28.65%
Uxbridge +4 6 £475 +21.40% 5
Bromley +3 4 £675 +35.00% 1
Osterley -2 3 £515 -
Harrow - 3 £500 -
Croydon -14 2 £425 +21.42%
Feltham - 2 £340 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £325 -
Hammersmith +1 1 - - 1
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 776 (46.44%) Java
2 700 (41.89%) JavaScript
3 685 (40.99%) HTML
4 627 (37.52%) Agile Software Development
5 618 (36.98%) SQL
6 554 (33.15%) Web Services
7 519 (31.06%) CSS
8 441 (26.39%) Oracle
9 398 (23.82%) JSON
10 382 (22.86%) Finance
11 369 (22.08%) REST
12 351 (21.01%) SOAP
13 305 (18.25%) .NET
14 285 (17.06%) Scrum
15 280 (16.76%) Linux
16 272 (16.28%) C#
17 262 (15.68%) Spring
18 259 (15.50%) SQL Server
19 250 (14.96%) Git (software)
20 249 (14.90%) TDD
21 230 (13.76%) Unix
22 226 (13.52%) Banking
23 217 (12.99%) XSLT
24 215 (12.87%) HTML5
25 214 (12.81%) jQuery
26 210 (12.57%) OO
27 199 (11.91%) Subversion
28 189 (11.31%) MVC
29 187 (11.19%) Microsoft
30 185 (11.07%) J2EE

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
1 124 (7.42%) Tomcat
2 99 (5.92%) WebSphere
3 94 (5.63%) CMS
4 83 (4.97%) WebLogic
5 63 (3.77%) Confluence
5 63 (3.77%) JBoss
6 60 (3.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 60 (3.59%) SharePoint
7 57 (3.41%) Apache
8 54 (3.23%) IIS
9 32 (1.92%) Jetty
10 31 (1.86%) nginx
11 27 (1.62%) Mule
12 23 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
13 22 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
14 21 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
15 20 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
16 19 (1.14%) Drupal
17 18 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
18 13 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 94 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.39%) MS Office
3 23 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.08%) Photoshop
5 17 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.42%) PaintShop Pro
8 6 (0.36%) MS Project
9 5 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.30%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.18%) Mingle
12 1 (0.060%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.060%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.060%) Edge Animate
12 1 (0.060%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.060%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 24 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.72%) Adobe Campaign
6 9 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
6 9 (0.54%) Magento
6 9 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
6 9 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (0.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 8 (0.48%) Radian6
7 8 (0.48%) Social Studio
8 7 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
9 6 (0.36%) ION MarketView
10 5 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
11 4 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 50 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (1.80%) GitHub
4 17 (1.02%) Office 365
5 16 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.84%) SaaS
7 12 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
8 7 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (0.42%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.36%) Force.com
9 6 (0.36%) PaaS
10 5 (0.30%) Boomi
10 5 (0.30%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.24%) IaaS
12 3 (0.18%) Heroku
13 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.12%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 154 (9.22%) HTTP
2 53 (3.17%) LDAP
3 31 (1.86%) Internet
4 23 (1.38%) SNMP
4 23 (1.38%) SSL
5 22 (1.32%) FTP
6 21 (1.26%) Firewall
6 21 (1.26%) TCP/IP
7 18 (1.08%) LAN
8 16 (0.96%) DNS
8 16 (0.96%) WAN
9 13 (0.78%) SMS
10 12 (0.72%) SAN
11 11 (0.66%) CTI
11 11 (0.66%) DVB
11 11 (0.66%) HTTPS
12 8 (0.48%) AMQP
12 8 (0.48%) VPN
13 7 (0.42%) FCoE
13 7 (0.42%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 139 (8.32%) Oracle Database
3 132 (7.90%) MySQL
4 122 (7.30%) Relational Database
5 86 (5.15%) NoSQL
6 68 (4.07%) MongoDB
7 54 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 52 (3.11%) RDBMS
9 50 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
10 48 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 46 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
12 44 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 37 (2.21%) Neo4j
14 36 (2.15%) Hadoop
15 35 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
16 33 (1.97%) Apache Hive
16 33 (1.97%) Big Data
17 29 (1.74%) Data Mining
17 29 (1.74%) Impala
17 29 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 250 (14.96%) Git (software)
2 199 (11.91%) Subversion
3 177 (10.59%) JIRA
4 173 (10.35%) Maven
5 120 (7.18%) Jenkins
6 114 (6.82%) JUnit
7 101 (6.04%) Eclipse
8 86 (5.15%) Selenium
9 83 (4.97%) Cucumber
10 58 (3.47%) Visual Studio
11 55 (3.29%) SoapUI
12 52 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 50 (2.99%) IntelliJ
13 50 (2.99%) TeamCity
14 47 (2.81%) Ant
15 35 (2.09%) Mockito
16 29 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 26 (1.56%) Gradle
17 26 (1.56%) WebDriver
18 25 (1.50%) Grunt
General
1 382 (22.86%) Finance
2 226 (13.52%) Banking
3 80 (4.79%) Retail
4 74 (4.43%) Marketing
5 72 (4.31%) Investment Banking
6 62 (3.71%) Front Office
7 48 (2.87%) Publishing
7 48 (2.87%) Telecoms
8 32 (1.92%) Legal
9 31 (1.86%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.50%) Back Office
11 23 (1.38%) Advertising
12 18 (1.08%) Law
12 18 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.96%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.84%) Electronics
14 14 (0.84%) Games
15 6 (0.36%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.30%) Local Government
17 4 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 897 (53.68%) Developer
2 256 (15.32%) Java Developer
3 186 (11.13%) Architect
4 148 (8.86%) Analyst
5 126 (7.54%) Senior Developer
6 101 (6.04%) Consultant
7 100 (5.98%) .NET Developer
8 79 (4.73%) C# Developer
9 70 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
10 65 (3.89%) ServiceNow Developer
11 53 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 53 (3.17%) SQL Developer
12 52 (3.11%) Lead Developer
12 52 (3.11%) XML Developer
13 51 (3.05%) Business Analyst
14 49 (2.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 48 (2.87%) Agile Developer
15 48 (2.87%) C# .NET Developer
16 47 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
17 42 (2.51%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 685 (40.99%) HTML
2 554 (33.15%) Web Services
3 519 (31.06%) CSS
4 398 (23.82%) JSON
5 369 (22.08%) REST
6 351 (21.01%) SOAP
7 305 (18.25%) .NET
8 262 (15.68%) Spring
9 217 (12.99%) XSLT
10 215 (12.87%) HTML5
11 214 (12.81%) jQuery
12 185 (11.07%) J2EE
13 183 (10.95%) Ajax
14 170 (10.17%) AngularJS
15 158 (9.46%) JSP
16 155 (9.28%) XSD
17 139 (8.32%) JMS
18 126 (7.54%) RESTful
19 122 (7.30%) ASP.NET
19 122 (7.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 142 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (4.67%) User Experience
3 74 (4.43%) Computer Science
4 51 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
5 50 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 44 (2.63%) Fixed Income
7 42 (2.51%) Mobile App
8 33 (1.97%) Data Integration
9 31 (1.86%) Derivative
10 30 (1.80%) Management Information System
11 22 (1.32%) Equities
11 22 (1.32%) N-Tier
12 21 (1.26%) Reference Data
13 20 (1.20%) Hedge funds
13 20 (1.20%) Wiki
14 19 (1.14%) SWIFT
15 17 (1.02%) Fat Client
15 17 (1.02%) Thin Client
16 16 (0.96%) IVR
17 15 (0.90%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 280 (16.76%) Linux
2 230 (13.76%) Unix
3 151 (9.04%) Windows
4 65 (3.89%) Apple iOS
5 64 (3.83%) Android
6 31 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (1.32%) Solaris
8 19 (1.14%) Windows Server
9 10 (0.60%) CentOS
9 10 (0.60%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.30%) Mac OS X Server
11 5 (0.30%) VxWorks
11 5 (0.30%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.24%) AIX
12 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (37.52%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (17.06%) Scrum
3 249 (14.90%) TDD
4 210 (12.57%) OO
5 189 (11.31%) MVC
6 174 (10.41%) SOA
7 160 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
8 148 (8.86%) SDLC
9 132 (7.90%) Data Modelling
10 116 (6.94%) BDD
11 110 (6.58%) E-Commerce
12 102 (6.10%) Web Development
13 101 (6.04%) Unit Testing
14 92 (5.51%) UML
15 90 (5.39%) ETL
16 88 (5.27%) Software Engineering
17 87 (5.21%) Project Management
18 86 (5.15%) DevOps
19 85 (5.09%) Open Source
20 74 (4.43%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 776 (46.44%) Java
2 700 (41.89%) JavaScript
3 618 (36.98%) SQL
4 272 (16.28%) C#
5 158 (9.46%) PHP
6 125 (7.48%) PL/SQL
7 100 (5.98%) Perl
8 96 (5.75%) Python
9 89 (5.33%) C++
10 85 (5.09%) T-SQL
11 79 (4.73%) C
12 66 (3.95%) Ruby
13 60 (3.59%) Shell Script
14 47 (2.81%) XPath
15 38 (2.27%) VB
16 35 (2.09%) VB.NET
17 33 (1.97%) PowerShell
17 33 (1.97%) VBA
18 32 (1.92%) Objective-C
19 30 (1.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 176 (10.53%) Degree
2 68 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 33 (1.97%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.44%) DV Cleared
5 13 (0.78%) PMP
6 11 (0.66%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.60%) ISEB
7 10 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.30%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.18%) MBA
12 3 (0.18%) MCP
13 2 (0.12%) CISSP
13 2 (0.12%) IBM Certification
14 1 (0.060%) ACCA
14 1 (0.060%) CIMA
14 1 (0.060%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.060%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (5.63%) QA
2 25 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.90%) MiFID
4 13 (0.78%) SEPA
5 10 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
5 10 (0.60%) ISO20022
6 9 (0.54%) EMIR
6 9 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.42%) COBIT
7 7 (0.42%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.30%) HL7
9 4 (0.24%) FATCA
9 4 (0.24%) SDET
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.12%) SLA
10 2 (0.12%) WCAG
11 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (2.81%) Docker
2 36 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (1.97%) Active Directory
4 17 (1.02%) KVM
4 17 (1.02%) Xen
5 14 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.42%) NFS
7 7 (0.42%) SRDF
7 7 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.36%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.30%) NDS
9 5 (0.30%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 5 (0.30%) vCloud
9 5 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.30%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.12%) Firmware
10 2 (0.12%) vSphere
11 1 (0.060%) LXC
11 1 (0.060%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 42 (2.51%) Puppet
2 22 (1.32%) Nagios
3 21 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
4 20 (1.20%) SCCM
5 16 (0.96%) Ansible
6 15 (0.90%) Control-M
7 12 (0.72%) Kubernetes
8 11 (0.66%) HP SiteScope
9 9 (0.54%) yum
10 6 (0.36%) Kibana
10 6 (0.36%) logstash
10 6 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (0.30%) Casper Suite
11 5 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.30%) Terraform
11 5 (0.30%) vRealize
11 5 (0.30%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.24%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 441 (26.39%) Oracle
2 187 (11.19%) Microsoft
3 114 (6.82%) IBM
4 79 (4.73%) ServiceNow
5 72 (4.31%) Adobe
6 58 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
7 54 (3.23%) Informatica
7 54 (3.23%) MuleSoft
8 52 (3.11%) VMware
9 41 (2.45%) Sybase
10 39 (2.33%) Red Hat
11 34 (2.03%) Google
12 33 (1.97%) TIBCO
13 30 (1.80%) SAP
14 27 (1.62%) HP
14 27 (1.62%) hybris
15 22 (1.32%) Guidewire
15 22 (1.32%) Talend
15 22 (1.32%) Teradata
16 20 (1.20%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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