The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 160 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XAML 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.099% - 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £320 £344
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
XAML
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1377 1261 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.05% 32.28% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 796 558
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 27 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £34.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.00 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £41.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing XAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

XAML Daily Rate Trend in the North West

XAML
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 4 - -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for XAML.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 20 (95.24%) HTML
3 18 (85.71%) HTML5
4 17 (80.95%) Web Development
4 17 (80.95%) Silverlight
4 17 (80.95%) Telerik
4 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
4 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
5 16 (76.19%) Unix
5 16 (76.19%) Linux
5 16 (76.19%) Python
5 16 (76.19%) Scala
5 16 (76.19%) Ruby
6 15 (71.43%) Git (software)
6 15 (71.43%) Mac OS X
6 15 (71.43%) Subversion
7 14 (66.67%) Web Design
7 14 (66.67%) HTTP
7 14 (66.67%) Visualisation
7 14 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (23.81%) jQuery
9 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
9 4 (19.05%) WPF
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
9 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
9 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 15 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 15 (71.43%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 18 (85.71%) C# Developer
3 17 (80.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Silverlight Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Applications Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 3 (14.29%) XAML Developer
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (9.52%) ASP Developer
7 2 (9.52%) C# Application Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
7 2 (9.52%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 20 (95.24%) HTML
3 18 (85.71%) HTML5
4 17 (80.95%) Silverlight
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (19.05%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
6 4 (19.05%) WPF
6 4 (19.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
1 16 (76.19%) Unix
2 15 (71.43%) Mac OS X
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Web Development
2 14 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (66.67%) Web Design
3 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
3 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 16 (76.19%) Python
3 16 (76.19%) Ruby
3 16 (76.19%) Scala
4 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 4 (19.05%) VB
4 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Telerik