The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South East / Middlesex
Rank 19 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 3 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.33% - 5.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% - 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 9
Median daily rate £350 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +23.57%

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 32.56% 22.29% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 34
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £525 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for XML.

1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Struts
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) UniBasic
4 2 (28.57%) Redback
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 2 (28.57%) WinForms
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) WebLogic

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Author
4 1 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) JSP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Author
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Writer
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Struts
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) JRockit
5 1 (14.29%) JSP
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) UniBasic
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Redback
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Sun