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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 16 27 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs citing XML 25 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 15.06% 3.08% 9.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.49% 7.55% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 4
Average daily rate
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£430 £325 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £325 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% +13.21%
XML
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
82 53 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 49.40% 40.77% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 46 10
Average daily rate £425 £438 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 25 (100.00%) SOAP
1 25 (100.00%) Web Services
1 25 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 24 (96.00%) REST
2 24 (96.00%) Scrum
2 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) TDD
3 14 (56.00%) MVC
3 14 (56.00%) C#
3 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
3 14 (56.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (56.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (56.00%) BDD
4 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (52.00%) IIS
5 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (44.00%) Java SE
6 11 (44.00%) WebSphere
6 11 (44.00%) MyBatis
6 11 (44.00%) Java
6 11 (44.00%) JBoss
6 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
6 11 (44.00%) Eclipse
6 11 (44.00%) Subversion

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (52.00%) IIS
2 11 (44.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (44.00%) JBoss
2 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
1 14 (56.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (44.00%) Eclipse
2 11 (44.00%) Subversion
3 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) SOAP
1 25 (100.00%) Web Services
2 24 (96.00%) REST
3 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (44.00%) Java SE
4 11 (44.00%) MyBatis
4 11 (44.00%) Spring
4 11 (44.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) JAX-RS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 24 (96.00%) Scrum
2 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) TDD
3 14 (56.00%) MVC
3 14 (56.00%) BDD
4 10 (40.00%) SOA
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Web Design
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) ISO/IEC 27001