The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Norwich region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 18 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 2.59% 4.58% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 15.79% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £355 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 23.28% 29.01% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 14
Average daily rate £300 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £211 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML
Norfolk

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) XHTML
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Ontologies
3 2 (28.57%) XMetaL
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) MVVM
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) MarkLogic
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) Semantic Web
3 2 (28.57%) RDF
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XSL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MarkLogic
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Mockito
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) XML Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) XHTML
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XSL
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (14.29%) Django
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Ontologies
1 2 (28.57%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) MVVM
2 2 (28.57%) RDF
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft