The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 14 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing XML 4 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.40% 3.08% 11.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.39% 20.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £200 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £140 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £260 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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Berkshire

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 Maidenhead region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 25.27% 15.38% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 16
Average daily rate £325 £225 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Maidenhead region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 5 (50.00%) LAMP
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) Drupal
2 5 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) KVM
2 5 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) BMC
5 2 (20.00%) CA
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) CMS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) LAMP
1 5 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) JSF
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Java EE
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
1 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (10.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
1 5 (50.00%) Vagrant
1 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) BMC
1 2 (20.00%) CA
1 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Axway