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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 29 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 12 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.17% 3.18% 6.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.00% 14.47% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 17
Median daily rate £475 £394 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.63% +21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £268 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £558 £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 £33.00 £37.45 £39.63
% change year-on-year
-11.88% -5.48%
XML
East Midlands

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
80 76 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.11% 21.97% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 59 41
Median daily rate £420 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 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
Northampton +3 11 £475 +28.37%
XML
East Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 10 (83.33%) JSON
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (58.33%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) VBScript
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Ajax
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) XSLT
5 6 (50.00%) HTML5
5 6 (50.00%) SDLC
6 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
6 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
6 5 (41.67%) REST
6 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
6 5 (41.67%) WCF
6 5 (41.67%) LINQ
6 5 (41.67%) OO
6 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (41.67%) Java
6 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 5 (41.67%) TDD

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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DMZ
1 4 (33.33%) Extranet
1 4 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Gradle
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Maven
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) Flyway
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) JProfiler
2 2 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) ASP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Classic ASP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) SOA Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) JSON
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) Ajax
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) XSLT
5 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
5 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
5 5 (41.67%) LINQ
5 5 (41.67%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) WCF
6 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 4 (33.33%) Backbone.js
6 4 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (25.00%) Spring
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) SOLID
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) RAD
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) B2B
7 1 (8.33%) Database Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) VBScript
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Twitter
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Perforce
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Talend
3 2 (16.67%) WSO2