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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
North West / Manchester
Rank 40 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing XML 55 117 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.95% 6.02% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.14% 21.12% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 80 59
Median daily rate £375 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £297 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+20.63% +9.79%

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
453 554 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.50% 28.51% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 334 282
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +157.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Salford -6 8 £450 +5.88%
Bolton -1 1 - - 1
Altrincham -2 1 - - 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 70 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (40.52%) SQL
3 46 (39.66%) Java
4 44 (37.93%) Web Services
5 42 (36.21%) HTML
6 34 (29.31%) JavaScript
6 34 (29.31%) Scrum
7 32 (27.59%) JSON
8 31 (26.72%) C#
9 29 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 29 (25.00%) TDD
10 27 (23.28%) .NET
11 25 (21.55%) SOAP
11 25 (21.55%) REST
12 24 (20.69%) CSS
13 22 (18.97%) Git (software)
13 22 (18.97%) ASP.NET
13 22 (18.97%) HTTP
13 22 (18.97%) BDD
14 21 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (18.10%) Linux
15 20 (17.24%) RESTful
16 19 (16.38%) JUnit
16 19 (16.38%) NoSQL
17 18 (15.52%) High Availability
17 18 (15.52%) Spring
18 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
18 17 (14.66%) XSLT
18 17 (14.66%) MVC
19 15 (12.93%) Windows

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 9 (7.76%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.31%) Confluence
2 5 (4.31%) nginx
3 4 (3.45%) Jetty
3 4 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.59%) Apache
4 3 (2.59%) JBoss
5 2 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.72%) CMS
5 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.86%) MS Office
1 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.97%) HTTP
2 9 (7.76%) Internet
3 5 (4.31%) LDAP
4 4 (3.45%) AMQP
5 3 (2.59%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.38%) NoSQL
3 13 (11.21%) MySQL
4 12 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 10 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (6.90%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.72%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.72%) Jackrabbit
9 2 (1.72%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.86%) Big Data
10 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.86%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (18.97%) Git (software)
2 19 (16.38%) JUnit
3 15 (12.93%) JIRA
3 15 (12.93%) Selenium
4 9 (7.76%) Subversion
4 9 (7.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.90%) Maven
5 8 (6.90%) NUnit
6 7 (6.03%) Moq
7 5 (4.31%) SoapUI
7 5 (4.31%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.45%) WebDriver
8 4 (3.45%) Xcode
9 3 (2.59%) ClearCase
9 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.59%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.59%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.72%) Ant
10 2 (1.72%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (6.03%) Finance
2 4 (3.45%) Retail
3 3 (2.59%) Marketing
4 2 (1.72%) Advertising
4 2 (1.72%) Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Billing
5 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (55.17%) Developer
2 24 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 23 (19.83%) Java Developer
4 20 (17.24%) C# Developer
5 18 (15.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (13.79%) Analyst
7 11 (9.48%) Architect
7 11 (9.48%) Software Engineer
8 10 (8.62%) Business Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Agile Business Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Automation Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Java Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) QA Automation Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) QA Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Scala Software Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) SQL Developer
11 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.31%) HTML Developer
11 5 (4.31%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (37.93%) Web Services
2 42 (36.21%) HTML
3 32 (27.59%) JSON
4 27 (23.28%) .NET
5 25 (21.55%) REST
5 25 (21.55%) SOAP
6 24 (20.69%) CSS
7 22 (18.97%) ASP.NET
8 20 (17.24%) RESTful
9 18 (15.52%) Spring
10 17 (14.66%) XSLT
11 15 (12.93%) .NET Framework
12 14 (12.07%) Entity Framework
13 13 (11.21%) JMS
14 11 (9.48%) WCF
14 11 (9.48%) WinForms
15 10 (8.62%) jQuery
16 9 (7.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (6.03%) Ajax
17 7 (6.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.31%) Algorithms
2 5 (4.31%) User Experience
3 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.59%) Physics
5 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.72%) EPoS
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.86%) NHS
6 1 (0.86%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.10%) Linux
2 15 (12.93%) Windows
3 6 (5.17%) Android
4 5 (4.31%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.31%) Unix
4 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.86%) AIX
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.31%) Scrum
3 29 (25.00%) TDD
4 22 (18.97%) BDD
5 18 (15.52%) High Availability
6 17 (14.66%) MVC
6 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
7 15 (12.93%) User Stories
8 14 (12.07%) Unit Testing
9 13 (11.21%) Automated Testing
10 12 (10.34%) E-Commerce
11 11 (9.48%) SDLC
12 10 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (7.76%) Competitor Analysis
13 9 (7.76%) OOP
13 9 (7.76%) SOA
14 8 (6.90%) Defect Management
14 8 (6.90%) Project Management
14 8 (6.90%) Stakeholder Analysis
15 7 (6.03%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (40.52%) SQL
2 46 (39.66%) Java
3 34 (29.31%) JavaScript
4 31 (26.72%) C#
5 14 (12.07%) T-SQL
6 11 (9.48%) Scala
7 9 (7.76%) VB
8 8 (6.90%) PL/SQL
8 8 (6.90%) VB.NET
8 8 (6.90%) VB6
9 5 (4.31%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.45%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.72%) Groovy
11 2 (1.72%) PHP
11 2 (1.72%) Python
11 2 (1.72%) Ruby
11 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.86%) XPath
12 1 (0.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) ISEB
2 4 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.59%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.86%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.48%) Oracle
3 9 (7.76%) Twitter
4 7 (6.03%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.45%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.72%) Perforce
6 2 (1.72%) SAP
7 1 (0.86%) Adobe
7 1 (0.86%) Google
7 1 (0.86%) IBM
7 1 (0.86%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.86%) Remedy
7 1 (0.86%) Wonderware
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