The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 21 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.47% - 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% - 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £275 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
XML
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 6 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.31% 10.00% 47.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 38
Median daily rate £400 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
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 Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

XML
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
County Antrim - 5 £275 - 3
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for XML.

1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) XHTML
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) OO

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) Kentico
2 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JDeveloper
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Development Officer
3 1 (12.50%) E-Business Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (12.50%) SAPUI5
4 1 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) SPARQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP