The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 29 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 16 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.06% - 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.98% - 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £389 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 - £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £281
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +23.57%

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
89 78 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.59% 23.49% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 59 34
Median daily rate £325 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £9.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+310.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Northampton - 6 £415 - 1
XML
East Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 22 (59.46%) XSLT
2 19 (51.35%) C#
2 19 (51.35%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) E-Commerce
2 19 (51.35%) TDD
3 9 (24.32%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) Finance
4 7 (18.92%) JSON
5 6 (16.22%) Banking
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Java
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
7 4 (10.81%) SOAP
7 4 (10.81%) HTML
7 4 (10.81%) SOA
7 4 (10.81%) NUnit
7 4 (10.81%) Retail
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.81%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
7 4 (10.81%) Moq
7 4 (10.81%) REST
8 3 (8.11%) WSO2
8 3 (8.11%) JBehave
8 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (8.11%) HTML5
8 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
8 3 (8.11%) Relational Database

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (5.41%) JBoss
1 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (2.70%) FTP
1 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.81%) Moq
1 4 (10.81%) NUnit
2 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.11%) IntelliJ
2 3 (8.11%) JBehave
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) JUnit
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
2 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.70%) Gradle
3 1 (2.70%) Lombardi
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 19 (51.35%) C# Developer
2 19 (51.35%) XML Developer
2 19 (51.35%) XML XSLT Developer
3 17 (45.95%) .NET Developer
3 17 (45.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Integration Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Business Integration Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Tester
9 1 (2.70%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Manual Test Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) XSLT
2 19 (51.35%) .NET
3 7 (18.92%) JSON
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
4 4 (10.81%) HTML
4 4 (10.81%) REST
4 4 (10.81%) SOAP
5 3 (8.11%) HTML5
5 3 (8.11%) JAXB
5 3 (8.11%) SAX
5 3 (8.11%) Spring
6 2 (5.41%) jQuery
6 2 (5.41%) Web Services
7 1 (2.70%) CSS
7 1 (2.70%) EJB
7 1 (2.70%) J2EE
7 1 (2.70%) JSP
7 1 (2.70%) Servlets
7 1 (2.70%) Struts
7 1 (2.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (2.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) E-Commerce
1 19 (51.35%) TDD
2 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) SOA
4 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
4 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Use Case
5 2 (5.41%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.41%) Manual Testing
5 2 (5.41%) System Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.70%) CMMI
6 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.70%) ETL
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) C#
2 9 (24.32%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) Groovy
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Perforce
2 3 (8.11%) WSO2
3 1 (2.70%) Chordiant
3 1 (2.70%) F5
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Sencha