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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 20 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing XML 5 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 4.72% 1.25% 22.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.51% 20.00% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
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£338 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 - £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
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
37 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 34.91% 6.25% 34.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 10
Average daily rate £375 £263 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -15.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Newport region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 2014, 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 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) XSLT
3 11 (52.38%) XML Schema
4 10 (47.62%) TDD
4 10 (47.62%) JSON
4 10 (47.62%) XPath
5 9 (42.86%) BDD
5 9 (42.86%) Scrum
5 9 (42.86%) Web Services
6 7 (33.33%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) REST
7 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 6 (28.57%) C#
7 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 6 (28.57%) SOAP
7 6 (28.57%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) IBM
8 5 (23.81%) Spring
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 5 (23.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (23.81%) Selenium
8 5 (23.81%) WCF

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
1 4 (19.05%) FileNet
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (23.81%) Selenium
3 4 (19.05%) Subversion
4 3 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.76%) TestNG
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Designer
3 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) XML Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) XSLT
2 11 (52.38%) XML Schema
3 10 (47.62%) JSON
4 9 (42.86%) Web Services
5 7 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (28.57%) .NET
6 6 (28.57%) SOAP
7 5 (23.81%) Spring
7 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
7 5 (23.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (23.81%) WCF
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (19.05%) MyBatis
8 4 (19.05%) Struts
8 4 (19.05%) Java SE
9 3 (14.29%) HTML
10 2 (9.52%) Java EE
11 1 (4.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) AS400
1 1 (4.76%) iSeries
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) TDD
2 9 (42.86%) BDD
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) PLM
7 1 (4.76%) Validation
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
7 1 (4.76%) RDF
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) XPath
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Informatica
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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