The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 10 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Middlesex 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 16 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing XML 13 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.83% 3.90% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.89% 27.27% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
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£388 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +9.03%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.18% 14.29% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 13
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £50.50 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.66% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
XML
South East

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing XML 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 XML.

1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) PHP
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) LAMP
3 5 (31.25%) Subversion
3 5 (31.25%) JSON
3 5 (31.25%) OOP
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 5 (31.25%) Symfony
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) Big Data
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) Data Management
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing XML 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 XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
1 5 (31.25%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Spotfire
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) MS Access
3 1 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior PHP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) JSON
2 5 (31.25%) Symfony
2 5 (31.25%) LAMP
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) XHTML
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) WebKit
5 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
1 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) MVC
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) OOP
2 5 (31.25%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 3 (18.75%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VBScript
6 1 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) CDISC
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
Middlesex
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
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Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago