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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 17 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing XML 5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.67% 2.42% 10.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.52% 12.00% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £125 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -61.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
XML
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
27 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 25.23% 20.16% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 15
Average daily rate £325 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £350 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) CMDB
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) BMC
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) VB6
4 1 (16.67%) JSF
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) XPath
4 1 (16.67%) Axway
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) XQuery
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) JSF
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITSM
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) XPath
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) XQuery
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) BMC
1 2 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) Axway
2 1 (16.67%) IBM