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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 152 151 134
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs citing XAML 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% 0.027% 0.095%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.076% 0.082% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £23.75 -
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
1308 1224 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.33% 32.73% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 785 536
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 23
Median hourly rate £28.50 £34.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.17% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 June 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
Manchester - 1 £350 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) Java

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (40.00%) ASP Developer
4 2 (40.00%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (40.00%) VB Developer
5 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin