The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 45 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing XML 56 84 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.40% 4.28% 6.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.22% 16.97% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 50 72
Median daily rate £380 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
XML
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 495 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.31% 25.22% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 290 306
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £31.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% +180.00%
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

XML
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -9 6 £435 - 2
Salford -5 5 £440 +6.66% 2
Bolton - 4 £375 -
Altrincham +1 1 - - 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for XML.

1 72 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (44.44%) Java
3 55 (43.65%) Web Services
4 51 (40.48%) SQL
5 42 (33.33%) HTML
6 41 (32.54%) JavaScript
7 39 (30.95%) JSON
8 35 (27.78%) TDD
9 34 (26.98%) Scrum
10 33 (26.19%) CSS
11 32 (25.40%) C#
12 31 (24.60%) SOAP
13 30 (23.81%) REST
14 29 (23.02%) .NET
15 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
16 26 (20.63%) HTTP
17 25 (19.84%) JUnit
17 25 (19.84%) RESTful
18 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET
19 23 (18.25%) Git (software)
19 23 (18.25%) BDD
20 22 (17.46%) XSLT
21 21 (16.67%) Oracle
22 20 (15.87%) Linux
22 20 (15.87%) MVC
23 19 (15.08%) Spring
23 19 (15.08%) Software Engineering
23 19 (15.08%) NoSQL
24 18 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
25 17 (13.49%) Subversion

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.94%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.97%) Confluence
3 5 (3.97%) nginx
4 4 (3.17%) Jetty
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.17%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.38%) Apache
5 3 (2.38%) JBoss
6 2 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.59%) CMS
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.79%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.63%) HTTP
2 12 (9.52%) Internet
3 4 (3.17%) AMQP
4 3 (2.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.08%) NoSQL
3 16 (12.70%) MySQL
4 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (6.35%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.35%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (3.97%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.59%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.59%) MarkLogic
11 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.79%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.79%) Power BI
12 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (19.84%) JUnit
2 23 (18.25%) Git (software)
3 17 (13.49%) Subversion
4 10 (7.94%) JIRA
5 9 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (6.35%) Maven
6 8 (6.35%) NUnit
6 8 (6.35%) Selenium
7 7 (5.56%) Moq
8 5 (3.97%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.97%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (3.17%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.17%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.17%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.17%) Xcode
10 3 (2.38%) Calabash
10 3 (2.38%) Hudson
10 3 (2.38%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.38%) Robotium
10 3 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Financial Institution
2 4 (3.17%) Marketing
2 4 (3.17%) Retail
3 3 (2.38%) Advertising
4 2 (1.59%) Billing
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 82 (65.08%) Developer
2 28 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 25 (19.84%) .NET Developer
4 17 (13.49%) C# Developer
5 15 (11.90%) Analyst
5 15 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.73%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (5.56%) Scala Software Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Architect
8 6 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 6 (4.76%) XML Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Android Developer
9 5 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Objective-C Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (43.65%) Web Services
2 42 (33.33%) HTML
3 39 (30.95%) JSON
4 33 (26.19%) CSS
5 31 (24.60%) SOAP
6 30 (23.81%) REST
7 29 (23.02%) .NET
8 25 (19.84%) RESTful
9 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET
10 22 (17.46%) XSLT
11 19 (15.08%) Spring
12 15 (11.90%) jQuery
13 13 (10.32%) JMS
14 12 (9.52%) .NET Framework
14 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (9.52%) Entity Framework
14 12 (9.52%) J2EE
14 12 (9.52%) WCF
15 11 (8.73%) WinForms
16 10 (7.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.94%) User Experience
3 5 (3.97%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.17%) IVR
4 4 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.38%) Biometrics
5 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.38%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.38%) Physics
5 3 (2.38%) Streaming Media
6 2 (1.59%) EPoS
6 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.87%) Linux
2 17 (13.49%) Windows
3 9 (7.14%) Android
4 8 (6.35%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.97%) Unix
5 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.59%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.79%) AIX
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (27.78%) TDD
3 34 (26.98%) Scrum
4 23 (18.25%) BDD
5 20 (15.87%) MVC
6 19 (15.08%) Software Engineering
7 16 (12.70%) User Stories
8 15 (11.90%) Unit Testing
9 14 (11.11%) High Availability
10 13 (10.32%) E-Commerce
11 11 (8.73%) Automated Testing
12 10 (7.94%) OOP
12 10 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (7.94%) SOA
13 9 (7.14%) Competitor Analysis
13 9 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (7.14%) SDLC
14 8 (6.35%) Project Management
14 8 (6.35%) Stakeholder Analysis
15 7 (5.56%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.44%) Java
2 51 (40.48%) SQL
3 41 (32.54%) JavaScript
4 32 (25.40%) C#
5 17 (13.49%) T-SQL
6 11 (8.73%) PL/SQL
6 11 (8.73%) Scala
7 10 (7.94%) VB.NET
8 9 (7.14%) VB
9 8 (6.35%) Objective-C
9 8 (6.35%) VB6
10 6 (4.76%) Groovy
11 4 (3.17%) Apple Swift
12 3 (2.38%) PHP
13 2 (1.59%) Python
13 2 (1.59%) Ruby
14 1 (0.79%) LotusScript
14 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.79%) XPath
14 1 (0.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) ISEB
2 4 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (16.67%) Oracle
2 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.17%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.17%) Twitter
4 3 (2.38%) Avaya
4 3 (2.38%) Nortel
5 2 (1.59%) Adobe
5 2 (1.59%) SAP
5 2 (1.59%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.79%) Google
6 1 (0.79%) IBM
6 1 (0.79%) Lotus
6 1 (0.79%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.79%) PayPal
6 1 (0.79%) Perforce
6 1 (0.79%) Remedy
6 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.79%) WorldPay
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