The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Maidenhead region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 18 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.20% 3.70% 5.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 9.68% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £410 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +9.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 32.97% 38.27% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 14
Average daily rate £300 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £200 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £420 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
XML
Berkshire

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
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 25 July 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Drupal
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Behat
4 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (20.00%) Confluence

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (20.00%) Behat
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) CSS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) MooTools
4 1 (20.00%) WAMP
4 1 (20.00%) XML-RPC
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ECMAScript
3 1 (20.00%) XQuery
3 1 (20.00%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe