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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 47 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 56 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.15% 2.01% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 8.90% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 20 23
Median daily rate £386 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.29% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £510 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £36.23 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% -9.43%
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
448 337 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 25.20% 22.57% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 230 210
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +39.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 - 11 £450 - 2
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 99 (59.64%) Java
2 86 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (45.78%) JavaScript
4 74 (44.58%) Web Services
5 58 (34.94%) SQL
6 55 (33.13%) CSS
7 52 (31.33%) HTML
8 51 (30.72%) JSON
9 48 (28.92%) Oracle
10 46 (27.71%) XSLT
11 42 (25.30%) TDD
11 42 (25.30%) Spring
12 40 (24.10%) SOAP
13 38 (22.89%) jQuery
13 38 (22.89%) REST
14 35 (21.08%) Finance
15 34 (20.48%) Scrum
15 34 (20.48%) HTTP
16 33 (19.88%) J2EE
17 31 (18.67%) JDBC
18 30 (18.07%) Web Development
19 27 (16.27%) Ajax
19 27 (16.27%) High Availability
20 26 (15.66%) Middleware
21 25 (15.06%) AngularJS
22 24 (14.46%) Unit Testing
22 24 (14.46%) JUnit
22 24 (14.46%) Linux
23 23 (13.86%) .NET
23 23 (13.86%) 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 20 (12.05%) Tomcat
2 16 (9.64%) Apache
3 15 (9.04%) JBoss
3 15 (9.04%) WebSphere
4 12 (7.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (3.01%) Confluence
5 5 (3.01%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.81%) IBM Domino
6 3 (1.81%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.81%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.20%) IIS
7 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.60%) CMS
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.60%) SAS
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 5 (3.01%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) Magento
2 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (20.48%) HTTP
2 3 (1.81%) SSL
3 2 (1.20%) FTP
4 1 (0.60%) Intranet
4 1 (0.60%) SAN
4 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.25%) MySQL
2 19 (11.45%) NoSQL
3 13 (7.83%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.23%) Hadoop
4 12 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.61%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (3.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.20%) DataStage
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.20%) Redis
9 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (14.46%) JUnit
2 23 (13.86%) Subversion
3 19 (11.45%) Git (software)
4 18 (10.84%) JIRA
5 10 (6.02%) Mercurial
6 9 (5.42%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.82%) Selenium
8 7 (4.22%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.22%) WebDriver
9 5 (3.01%) HP UFT
9 5 (3.01%) PeopleTools
10 4 (2.41%) Ant
10 4 (2.41%) Gradle
11 3 (1.81%) Maven
12 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.20%) Mockito
12 2 (1.20%) NUnit
12 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (21.08%) Finance
2 19 (11.45%) Banking
3 14 (8.43%) Retail
4 10 (6.02%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.41%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.81%) Electronics
6 3 (1.81%) Games
7 2 (1.20%) Advertising
7 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.20%) Marketing
7 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (69.88%) Developer
2 50 (30.12%) Java Developer
3 16 (9.64%) Web Developer
4 11 (6.63%) UI Developer
5 10 (6.02%) Analyst
5 10 (6.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (6.02%) Scala Developer
5 10 (6.02%) Technical Leader
6 8 (4.82%) .NET Developer
7 7 (4.22%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.61%) Administrator
8 6 (3.61%) C# Developer
8 6 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (3.61%) Test Analyst
9 5 (3.01%) Hybris Developer
9 5 (3.01%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (3.01%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.01%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.01%) SQL Developer
10 4 (2.41%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (44.58%) Web Services
2 55 (33.13%) CSS
3 52 (31.33%) HTML
4 51 (30.72%) JSON
5 46 (27.71%) XSLT
6 42 (25.30%) Spring
7 40 (24.10%) SOAP
8 38 (22.89%) jQuery
8 38 (22.89%) REST
9 33 (19.88%) J2EE
10 31 (18.67%) JDBC
11 27 (16.27%) Ajax
12 26 (15.66%) Middleware
13 25 (15.06%) AngularJS
14 23 (13.86%) .NET
15 22 (13.25%) Hibernate
16 21 (12.65%) HTML5
16 21 (12.65%) RESTful
17 19 (11.45%) CSS3
18 17 (10.24%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.05%) User Experience
2 12 (7.23%) IVR
3 9 (5.42%) Online Banking
4 5 (3.01%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.01%) NHS
5 4 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.41%) Biometrics
5 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.41%) iPad
6 3 (1.81%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.81%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.20%) Interactive TV
7 2 (1.20%) IPTV
7 2 (1.20%) MHEG
7 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.60%) Clustering
8 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.46%) Linux
2 8 (4.82%) Unix
3 4 (2.41%) Windows
4 3 (1.81%) Android
5 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) AIX
6 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.30%) TDD
3 34 (20.48%) Scrum
4 30 (18.07%) Web Development
5 27 (16.27%) High Availability
6 24 (14.46%) Unit Testing
7 19 (11.45%) BDD
7 19 (11.45%) MVC
7 19 (11.45%) SOA
8 18 (10.84%) E-Commerce
9 16 (9.64%) OO
9 16 (9.64%) Open Source
10 15 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (9.04%) Software Engineering
11 14 (8.43%) Front End Development
11 14 (8.43%) SEO
12 12 (7.23%) Wireframes
13 11 (6.63%) Integration Testing
14 10 (6.02%) Microservices
14 10 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 99 (59.64%) Java
2 76 (45.78%) JavaScript
3 58 (34.94%) SQL
4 20 (12.05%) C#
5 17 (10.24%) XPath
6 16 (9.64%) PL/SQL
7 14 (8.43%) Scala
8 13 (7.83%) Ruby
9 10 (6.02%) PHP
10 9 (5.42%) C++
11 6 (3.61%) C
11 6 (3.61%) T-SQL
12 5 (3.01%) Groovy
12 5 (3.01%) PeopleCode
12 5 (3.01%) Python
12 5 (3.01%) SQR
13 3 (1.81%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.20%) Go
14 2 (1.20%) LotusScript
15 1 (0.60%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (4.82%) Degree
2 5 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.41%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.81%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.20%) ISEB
5 2 (1.20%) PhD
5 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.60%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) MCP
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.43%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (1.81%) Nagios
2 3 (1.81%) Puppet
2 3 (1.81%) SCCM
3 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (28.92%) Oracle
2 18 (10.84%) IBM
3 10 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.61%) HP
5 5 (3.01%) hybris
5 5 (3.01%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (2.41%) Avaya
6 4 (2.41%) Nortel
7 3 (1.81%) Lotus
7 3 (1.81%) Splunk
8 2 (1.20%) Adobe
8 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.20%) OpenTV
8 2 (1.20%) SAP
9 1 (0.60%) Capita
9 1 (0.60%) IFS
9 1 (0.60%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.60%) Perforce
9 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
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