The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 20 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing XML 11 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 5.00% 2.13% 6.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.21% 11.11% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 10
Median daily rate £475 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £260 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £455 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-20.25% +3.89%
XML
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 45 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 17.73% 19.15% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 23
Median daily rate £475 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML 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 Northampton region with a requirement for XML.

1 9 (81.82%) JSON
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) VBScript
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Ajax
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) XSLT
5 5 (45.45%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 5 (45.45%) SDLC
6 4 (36.36%) Gradle
6 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
6 4 (36.36%) REST
6 4 (36.36%) WCF
6 4 (36.36%) LINQ
6 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) SharePoint

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (27.27%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DMZ
1 3 (27.27%) Extranet
1 3 (27.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Gradle
1 4 (36.36%) JUnit
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 2 (18.18%) Flyway
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) JProfiler
2 2 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (18.18%) ASP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Classic ASP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) SOA Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) JSON
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) Ajax
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) XSLT
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
5 4 (36.36%) LINQ
5 4 (36.36%) REST
5 4 (36.36%) WCF
6 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
6 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (27.27%) Spring
6 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) SOLID
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) RAD
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) B2B
5 1 (9.09%) Database Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) VBScript
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Twitter
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Perforce
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Talend
3 2 (18.18%) WSO2