The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 23 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing XML 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 1.36% 2.03% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 6.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£513 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £31.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -10.00%
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Norfolk

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 Norwich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 45 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 40.14% 30.41% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 4
Average daily rate £350 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £300 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 21 November 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 12 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) J2EE
3 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 6 (50.00%) SOA
4 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (33.33%) WSDL
5 4 (33.33%) UML
5 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 4 (33.33%) QMS
5 4 (33.33%) Budget Control
6 3 (25.00%) Apache
6 3 (25.00%) MQSeries
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) XSD
6 3 (25.00%) XSLT
7 2 (16.67%) Ant
7 2 (16.67%) JDBC
7 2 (16.67%) JSP
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) Struts
7 2 (16.67%) JMS
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Ajax
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (8.33%) Liferay
3 1 (8.33%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (33.33%) Designer
2 4 (33.33%) SOA Designer
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) SOA Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Business Architect
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) J2EE
3 6 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) WSDL
4 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (25.00%) XSD
5 3 (25.00%) XSLT
6 2 (16.67%) JMS
6 2 (16.67%) JDBC
6 2 (16.67%) JSP
6 2 (16.67%) Struts
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) Java EE
7 1 (8.33%) JSR 170
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) Google Maps API
7 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
7 1 (8.33%) REST
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) Social Media
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Time Management
3 4 (33.33%) QMS
3 4 (33.33%) Budget Control
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) Facebook
1 1 (8.33%) Twitter