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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 58 56 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs citing XML 866 841 1149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.78% 3.65% 4.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.93% 11.36% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 569 806
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Median hourly rate £34.25 - £42.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.61 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.95 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
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
7926 7403 7499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.56% 32.09% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5871 5509 5421
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 39
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.26% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.76 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -12 131 £425 -3.40% 40
Uxbridge +7 9 £425 +9.67%
Canary Wharf -3 9 £388 -20.51%
Docklands, London +7 5 £475 +55.10%
Bromley +1 4 £575 +15.00% 1
Westminster - 4 £326 -
Hammersmith +2 2 £425 +3.65%
Feltham - 2 £340 -
Harrow - 2 £500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £325 -
Osterley -2 1 £515 -
Croydon -15 1 £350 -26.31% 1
Barking - 1 £350 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 789 (46.17%) Java
2 722 (42.25%) JavaScript
3 715 (41.84%) HTML
4 664 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
5 643 (37.62%) SQL
6 589 (34.46%) Web Services
7 518 (30.31%) CSS
8 440 (25.75%) JSON
9 432 (25.28%) Oracle
10 385 (22.53%) REST
11 355 (20.77%) Finance
12 348 (20.36%) SOAP
13 328 (19.19%) .NET
14 300 (17.55%) Linux
15 298 (17.44%) C#
16 293 (17.14%) Scrum
17 280 (16.38%) SQL Server
18 265 (15.51%) TDD
19 262 (15.33%) Git (software)
20 258 (15.10%) Spring
21 241 (14.10%) Unix
22 231 (13.52%) HTML5
23 230 (13.46%) XSLT
23 230 (13.46%) jQuery
24 221 (12.93%) JIRA
25 215 (12.58%) Banking
26 204 (11.94%) OO
27 199 (11.64%) MVC
28 195 (11.41%) J2EE
29 187 (10.94%) 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
1 109 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 108 (6.32%) Tomcat
3 103 (6.03%) CMS
4 80 (4.68%) Confluence
5 76 (4.45%) WebLogic
6 66 (3.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 60 (3.51%) JBoss
8 59 (3.45%) SharePoint
9 54 (3.16%) IIS
10 51 (2.98%) Apache
11 28 (1.64%) Drupal
11 28 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
12 25 (1.46%) Mule
12 25 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
13 22 (1.29%) Jetty
13 22 (1.29%) nginx
14 21 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
15 20 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
16 17 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
17 16 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 97 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.17%) MS Office
3 24 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.05%) Photoshop
5 17 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.47%) PaintShop Pro
8 6 (0.35%) MS Project
9 5 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.29%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.23%) FrameMaker
10 4 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.18%) Mingle
11 3 (0.18%) SPSS
12 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.12%) Doxygen
13 1 (0.059%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.059%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.059%) Edge Animate
13 1 (0.059%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 20 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
5 13 (0.76%) Adobe Campaign
5 13 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
7 9 (0.53%) Magento
8 8 (0.47%) Radian6
8 8 (0.47%) Social Studio
9 6 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
10 5 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
10 5 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (0.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 4 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 56 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (1.70%) GitHub
4 21 (1.23%) Office 365
5 18 (1.05%) SaaS
6 14 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
8 8 (0.47%) PaaS
9 7 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (0.41%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.41%) Google Apps
10 6 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.35%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.35%) Force.com
10 6 (0.35%) Google Play
11 5 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (0.29%) Boomi
11 5 (0.29%) IaaS
12 4 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 170 (9.95%) HTTP
2 61 (3.57%) LDAP
3 42 (2.46%) Firewall
4 36 (2.11%) Internet
5 32 (1.87%) SSL
6 26 (1.52%) FTP
7 21 (1.23%) SNMP
7 21 (1.23%) TCP/IP
8 18 (1.05%) LAN
9 16 (0.94%) HTTPS
9 16 (0.94%) WAN
10 13 (0.76%) DNS
10 13 (0.76%) SMS
11 12 (0.70%) DVB
12 11 (0.64%) CTI
13 9 (0.53%) Kerberos
14 8 (0.47%) AMQP
14 8 (0.47%) SAN
14 8 (0.47%) WinSCP
15 7 (0.41%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 133 (7.78%) Oracle Database
3 131 (7.67%) Relational Database
4 127 (7.43%) MySQL
5 92 (5.38%) NoSQL
6 67 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 55 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 51 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
8 51 (2.98%) RDBMS
9 48 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
10 47 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 46 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
12 40 (2.34%) Big Data
13 37 (2.17%) Hadoop
14 33 (1.93%) Oracle Database 10g
15 32 (1.87%) Data Mining
16 26 (1.52%) Apache Hive
17 25 (1.46%) Neo4j
18 23 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
19 22 (1.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 262 (15.33%) Git (software)
2 221 (12.93%) JIRA
3 187 (10.94%) Subversion
4 177 (10.36%) Maven
5 145 (8.48%) Jenkins
6 107 (6.26%) JUnit
7 106 (6.20%) Eclipse
8 88 (5.15%) Selenium
9 77 (4.51%) Cucumber
10 63 (3.69%) Visual Studio
11 59 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
12 56 (3.28%) TeamCity
13 53 (3.10%) IntelliJ
14 48 (2.81%) SoapUI
15 41 (2.40%) Ant
16 37 (2.17%) Mockito
17 34 (1.99%) Gradle
17 34 (1.99%) WebDriver
18 26 (1.52%) Grunt
18 26 (1.52%) Hudson
General
1 355 (20.77%) Finance
2 215 (12.58%) Banking
3 100 (5.85%) Retail
4 77 (4.51%) Marketing
5 72 (4.21%) Investment Banking
6 57 (3.34%) Publishing
7 54 (3.16%) Front Office
8 50 (2.93%) Telecoms
9 33 (1.93%) Back Office
10 32 (1.87%) Legal
11 28 (1.64%) Financial Institution
12 21 (1.23%) Advertising
13 17 (0.99%) Law
14 16 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.88%) Manufacturing
16 13 (0.76%) Electronics
17 11 (0.64%) Games
18 6 (0.35%) Automotive
18 6 (0.35%) Retail Banking
19 4 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 926 (54.18%) Developer
2 253 (14.80%) Java Developer
3 200 (11.70%) Architect
4 158 (9.25%) Analyst
5 137 (8.02%) Senior Developer
6 103 (6.03%) .NET Developer
7 101 (5.91%) Consultant
8 83 (4.86%) C# Developer
9 73 (4.27%) ServiceNow Developer
10 68 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
11 61 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
12 57 (3.34%) Business Analyst
13 53 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
14 51 (2.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 49 (2.87%) C# .NET Developer
15 49 (2.87%) Lead Developer
15 49 (2.87%) XML Developer
16 46 (2.69%) Agile Developer
17 43 (2.52%) SQL Developer
18 42 (2.46%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 715 (41.84%) HTML
2 589 (34.46%) Web Services
3 518 (30.31%) CSS
4 440 (25.75%) JSON
5 385 (22.53%) REST
6 348 (20.36%) SOAP
7 328 (19.19%) .NET
8 258 (15.10%) Spring
9 231 (13.52%) HTML5
10 230 (13.46%) jQuery
10 230 (13.46%) XSLT
11 195 (11.41%) J2EE
12 178 (10.42%) AngularJS
13 173 (10.12%) Ajax
14 172 (10.06%) XSD
15 154 (9.01%) JSP
16 153 (8.95%) RESTful
17 138 (8.07%) JMS
18 130 (7.61%) ASP.NET
19 124 (7.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 147 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (5.21%) User Experience
3 81 (4.74%) Computer Science
4 56 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 50 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
6 47 (2.75%) Fixed Income
7 40 (2.34%) Data Integration
8 39 (2.28%) Mobile App
9 34 (1.99%) Derivative
10 26 (1.52%) DataPower
10 26 (1.52%) Reference Data
11 23 (1.35%) Equities
12 22 (1.29%) Management Information System
13 21 (1.23%) SWIFT
14 20 (1.17%) iPhone
15 18 (1.05%) N-Tier
15 18 (1.05%) Wiki
16 16 (0.94%) Data Structures
16 16 (0.94%) Hedge funds
16 16 (0.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 300 (17.55%) Linux
2 241 (14.10%) Unix
3 153 (8.95%) Windows
4 69 (4.04%) Android
5 64 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.23%) Solaris
8 18 (1.05%) Windows Server
9 14 (0.82%) AIX
10 10 (0.59%) CentOS
11 9 (0.53%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.29%) Mac OS X Server
13 5 (0.29%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.29%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.059%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.059%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 664 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (17.14%) Scrum
3 265 (15.51%) TDD
4 204 (11.94%) OO
5 199 (11.64%) MVC
6 187 (10.94%) SOA
7 165 (9.65%) Continuous Integration
8 152 (8.89%) SDLC
9 148 (8.66%) Data Modelling
10 131 (7.67%) BDD
11 128 (7.49%) Unit Testing
12 109 (6.38%) UML
13 104 (6.09%) E-Commerce
14 100 (5.85%) ETL
15 97 (5.68%) Web Development
16 93 (5.44%) Software Engineering
17 86 (5.03%) Open Source
18 80 (4.68%) DevOps
19 77 (4.51%) Workflow
20 75 (4.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 789 (46.17%) Java
2 722 (42.25%) JavaScript
3 643 (37.62%) SQL
4 298 (17.44%) C#
5 163 (9.54%) PHP
6 122 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 100 (5.85%) Python
8 99 (5.79%) Perl
9 90 (5.27%) C++
10 81 (4.74%) Shell Script
11 77 (4.51%) C
11 77 (4.51%) T-SQL
12 63 (3.69%) Ruby
13 60 (3.51%) XPath
14 37 (2.17%) VB
15 35 (2.05%) VB.NET
16 34 (1.99%) VBA
17 32 (1.87%) Objective-C
18 31 (1.81%) Scala
19 27 (1.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 183 (10.71%) Degree
2 73 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 34 (1.99%) SC Cleared
4 28 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 12 (0.70%) PMP
6 10 (0.59%) PMI Certification
7 9 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (0.53%) ISEB
8 8 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.35%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.23%) MBA
12 3 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.18%) MCP
13 2 (0.12%) IBM Certification
13 2 (0.12%) Sun Certification
14 1 (0.059%) CFA
14 1 (0.059%) CISSP
14 1 (0.059%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.059%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (5.32%) QA
2 24 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.05%) MiFID
4 13 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
4 13 (0.76%) EMIR
5 12 (0.70%) SEPA
6 11 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.47%) FATCA
7 8 (0.47%) ISO20022
8 7 (0.41%) Solvency II
9 6 (0.35%) COBIT
9 6 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
9 6 (0.35%) Dublin Core
9 6 (0.35%) SDET
10 3 (0.18%) HL7
11 2 (0.12%) Basel II
11 2 (0.12%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (2.52%) Active Directory
1 43 (2.52%) Docker
2 33 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.94%) KVM
3 16 (0.94%) Xen
4 10 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.41%) NFS
6 7 (0.41%) SRDF
6 7 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.29%) NDS
7 5 (0.29%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 5 (0.29%) vCloud
7 5 (0.29%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.18%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.12%) IAG
10 2 (0.12%) vSphere
11 1 (0.059%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.059%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 46 (2.69%) Puppet
2 23 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (1.17%) Nagios
4 18 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (1.05%) SCCM
5 17 (0.99%) Control-M
6 14 (0.82%) Ansible
7 12 (0.70%) Kubernetes
8 10 (0.59%) HP SiteScope
8 10 (0.59%) yum
9 7 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (0.35%) Kibana
10 6 (0.35%) logstash
10 6 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (0.35%) Terraform
11 5 (0.29%) Casper Suite
11 5 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.29%) vRealize
11 5 (0.29%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.23%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 432 (25.28%) Oracle
2 182 (10.65%) Microsoft
3 121 (7.08%) IBM
4 85 (4.97%) ServiceNow
5 78 (4.56%) Adobe
6 58 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
7 53 (3.10%) MuleSoft
8 52 (3.04%) Informatica
9 48 (2.81%) VMware
10 42 (2.46%) Red Hat
11 40 (2.34%) Sybase
12 38 (2.22%) Google
13 36 (2.11%) SAP
14 28 (1.64%) TIBCO
15 26 (1.52%) HP
16 22 (1.29%) hybris
17 21 (1.23%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
17 21 (1.23%) Talend
18 18 (1.05%) Guidewire
18 18 (1.05%) Sitecore
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £580.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified Generous Daily Rate - Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 3 month rolling contracts - Long term projec
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Excellent Consultancy Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £400 to £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
South East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day Increase after 65 days work
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Holborn, London, UK
Reed Business Information
Posted: 19 days ago
South East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Holborn, London, UK
Reed Business Information
Posted: 21 days ago