The first table below looks at the demand for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Merseyside region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XAML 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £310 £258
% change year-on-year
+10.88% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
68 71 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.05% 30.74% 47.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 47 43
Average daily rate £338 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 12
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
XAML
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XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XAML across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

XAML Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

XAML
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing XAML 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 XAML.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing XAML 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 XAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase