The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 26 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing XML 15 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.34% 1.88% 2.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.07% 13.46% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £83 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £491
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 £31.90 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-20.25% +3.89%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 52 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.99% 13.98% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 23 26
Median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £166 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

XML
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Liverpool +4 12 £400 +14.28% 3
Southport - 2 £338 - 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for XML.

1 19 (70.37%) Web Services
2 18 (66.67%) Java
3 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 16 (59.26%) Oracle
4 15 (55.56%) HTML
4 15 (55.56%) Ajax
5 14 (51.85%) CSS
5 14 (51.85%) JSP
5 14 (51.85%) JBoss
5 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
5 14 (51.85%) ATG
5 14 (51.85%) ATG Dynamo
6 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 13 (48.15%) System Testing
7 9 (33.33%) Maven
7 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 9 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 9 (33.33%) Ant
7 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (18.52%) Endeca
8 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
8 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) REST
9 4 (14.81%) SOAP
9 4 (14.81%) XSD
10 3 (11.11%) B2B
10 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 14 (51.85%) ATG Dynamo
1 14 (51.85%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Sage 1000
1 1 (3.70%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) MS Access
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Ant
1 9 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Integration Architect
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Developer
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Ajax Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Sage Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) Web Services
2 15 (55.56%) Ajax
2 15 (55.56%) HTML
3 14 (51.85%) CSS
3 14 (51.85%) JSP
4 4 (14.81%) jQuery
4 4 (14.81%) REST
4 4 (14.81%) SOAP
4 4 (14.81%) XSD
5 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) EDIFACT
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) Spring
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.41%) Autofac
6 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.41%) Middleware
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (7.41%) SAML
7 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
2 13 (48.15%) System Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) B2B
4 3 (11.11%) High Availability
4 3 (11.11%) Use Case
5 2 (7.41%) API Design
5 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.41%) BPEL
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) OWASP
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) PLM
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MCDBA
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 14 (51.85%) ATG
3 5 (18.52%) Endeca
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) Sage
6 1 (3.70%) Siemens
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