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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 35 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing XML 20 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.77% 4.56% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.26% 23.81% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 2
Median daily rate £350 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £535 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £384 £369
% change year-on-year
-0.97% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
123 63 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.21% 19.15% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 40 57
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -14 6 £331 -11.66% 1
XML
East Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 15 (62.50%) XSLT
2 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
2 11 (45.83%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 4 (16.67%) Retail
5 4 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Perforce
6 3 (12.50%) Spring
6 3 (12.50%) Maven
6 3 (12.50%) HTML5
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) JIRA
6 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) JAXB
6 3 (12.50%) SAX
6 3 (12.50%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) Java
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.50%) JUnit
6 3 (12.50%) SOAP
6 3 (12.50%) Windows
6 3 (12.50%) Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Eclipse

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 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
1 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) IntelliJ
1 3 (12.50%) JBehave
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
1 3 (12.50%) JUnit
1 3 (12.50%) Maven
1 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 6 (25.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) C# Developer
2 11 (45.83%) XML Developer
2 11 (45.83%) XML XSLT Developer
3 9 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 3 (12.50%) XML Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SOA Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) XSLT
2 11 (45.83%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) HTML5
3 3 (12.50%) JAXB
3 3 (12.50%) JSON
3 3 (12.50%) SAX
3 3 (12.50%) SOAP
3 3 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) WSDL
5 1 (4.17%) XML Messaging
5 1 (4.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
1 11 (45.83%) TDD
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (4.17%) Coaching
5 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) ETL
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) System Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
1 3 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (4.17%) F5