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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 25 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing XML 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 4.17% 1.94% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.88% 16.67% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate
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£450 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £39.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +32.20%
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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
81 12 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 42.19% 11.65% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 4 19
Average daily rate £288 £213 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £225 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.48 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 September 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 (92.31%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 6 (46.15%) SOA
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
5 4 (30.77%) Middleware
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) UML
5 4 (30.77%) Time Management
5 4 (30.77%) QMS
5 4 (30.77%) Budget Control
6 3 (23.08%) Ajax
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) Apache
6 3 (23.08%) XSLT
6 3 (23.08%) WSDL
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) JDBC
7 2 (15.38%) JSP
7 2 (15.38%) Struts
7 2 (15.38%) PHP
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) Ant
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) JMS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (23.08%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.69%) Liferay
3 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (30.77%) SOA Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) SOA Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Architect
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) J2EE
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) Middleware
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) XSLT
5 3 (23.08%) WSDL
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) JDBC
6 2 (15.38%) JSP
6 2 (15.38%) Struts
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) JMS
6 2 (15.38%) XSD
7 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
7 1 (7.69%) Google Maps API
7 1 (7.69%) REST
7 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
1 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) UML
2 4 (30.77%) Time Management
2 4 (30.77%) QMS
2 4 (30.77%) Budget Control
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Process Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Facebook
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle