The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 7 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 3 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 14.29% 31.25% 20.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 40.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £350 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
9 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 42.86% 78.13% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 5
Median daily rate £350 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidstone region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Maidstone region with a requirement for XML.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Infragistics
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) DHTML
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Infragistics
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft