The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 17 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.54% - 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
XML
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 39 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 33.63% 25.66% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 52
Median daily rate £390 £563 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £373 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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 Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Luton region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Luton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Luton region with a requirement for XML.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mart
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Access
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) OLTP
3 2 (33.33%) BEA
3 2 (33.33%) Teradata
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) LTE
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 2G
1 1 (16.67%) 3G
1 1 (16.67%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mart
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) MS Access
1 2 (33.33%) OLAP
1 2 (33.33%) OLTP
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Author
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer in Test
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Writer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) Java RMI
2 1 (16.67%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Struts
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML-RPC
2 1 (16.67%) XSL
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SDET
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) BEA
2 2 (33.33%) Teradata
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO