The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank - 23 21
Contract jobs citing XML 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 1.17% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 9.52% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £269 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.65 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +4.71%
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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 Newbury region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 15.04% 12.28% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 2
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) E-Learning
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (50.00%) Drupal
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (50.00%) Drupal
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP