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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 21 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing XML 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.20% 10.53% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.39% 26.67% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £200 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 18.40% 39.47% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 3
Average daily rate £338 £270 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -32.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) Ant
4 4 (50.00%) XSLT
4 4 (50.00%) Intranet
4 4 (50.00%) XHTML
5 3 (37.50%) LAMP
5 3 (37.50%) Content Management
5 3 (37.50%) Drupal
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
7 1 (12.50%) IIS
7 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (37.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DTS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (12.50%) Behat
3 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UI Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (50.00%) XHTML
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) LESS
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) MooTools
6 1 (12.50%) YAML
6 1 (12.50%) WAMP
6 1 (12.50%) XML-RPC
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) PHP5
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe