The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 12 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 11.11% - 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.04% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £250 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
XML
Kent

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 Maidstone region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 85.19% 33.33% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 2
Average daily rate £350 £233 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.53% -33.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
2 7 (46.67%) System Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (26.67%) NetBeans
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) GlassFish
4 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
4 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (26.67%) Business Development
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 4 (26.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (13.33%) OLTP
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Report Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Oracle Forms Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Oracle Reports Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
1 7 (46.67%) System Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Business Development
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle