The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 23 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 5 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 3.76% 16.33% 9.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.47% 43.24% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 6
Average daily rate
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£388 £420 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £354 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
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South Wales

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 Newport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 44.36% 37.76% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 11
Average daily rate £431 £410 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +21.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.75 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Newport

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 34 (94.44%) Scrum
1 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (91.67%) SOAP
3 32 (88.89%) REST
4 31 (86.11%) Web Services
4 31 (86.11%) Unit Testing
5 22 (61.11%) TDD
5 22 (61.11%) MVC
5 22 (61.11%) Visual Studio
5 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
5 22 (61.11%) C#
5 22 (61.11%) .NET
5 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (61.11%) BDD
6 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 21 (58.33%) IIS
7 20 (55.56%) Security Cleared
7 20 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (55.56%) .NET Framework
8 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (47.22%) SC Cleared
9 14 (38.89%) Hibernate
9 14 (38.89%) Spring
9 14 (38.89%) Eclipse
9 14 (38.89%) Java
10 11 (30.56%) JBoss
10 11 (30.56%) Tomcat
10 11 (30.56%) Subversion
10 11 (30.56%) WebSphere

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 21 (58.33%) IIS
2 11 (30.56%) JBoss
2 11 (30.56%) Tomcat
2 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Visual Studio
2 20 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (38.89%) Eclipse
4 11 (30.56%) Subversion
5 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 3 (8.33%) Ant
6 3 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 5 (13.89%) Back Office
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 14 (38.89%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) SOAP
2 32 (88.89%) REST
3 31 (86.11%) Web Services
4 22 (61.11%) .NET
4 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (55.56%) .NET Framework
6 14 (38.89%) Hibernate
6 14 (38.89%) Spring
7 11 (30.56%) Java SE
7 11 (30.56%) MyBatis
8 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (11.11%) HTML
10 3 (8.33%) Spring Batch
10 3 (8.33%) PrimeFaces
10 3 (8.33%) JPA
10 3 (8.33%) Facelets
10 3 (8.33%) JSF
10 3 (8.33%) Ajax
10 3 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Scrum
1 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (86.11%) Unit Testing
3 22 (61.11%) BDD
3 22 (61.11%) TDD
3 22 (61.11%) MVC
4 10 (27.78%) SOA
5 3 (8.33%) UML
5 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (8.33%) OOD
5 3 (8.33%) Use Case
5 3 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.78%) Web Design
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 17 (47.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
1 3 (8.33%) IBM