The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 25 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 25 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.00% 6.57% 7.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.73% 17.27% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 27
Median daily rate £477 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.18% -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £274 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £380 £368
% change year-on-year
+0.98% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
XML
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
141 110 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 39.50% 38.06% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 94 104
Median daily rate £466 £400 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 -
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 Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 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 Oxford region with a requirement for XML.

1 34 (75.56%) Java
2 32 (71.11%) JSON
3 23 (51.11%) XSLT
4 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
5 21 (46.67%) HTML
6 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (42.22%) HTML5
7 18 (40.00%) REST
8 17 (37.78%) AngularJS
9 16 (35.56%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (35.56%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (33.33%) Spring
10 15 (33.33%) Docker
11 14 (31.11%) Microservices
11 14 (31.11%) PaaS
11 14 (31.11%) Web Development
12 13 (28.89%) TDD
12 13 (28.89%) Scala
12 13 (28.89%) Web Application Development
12 13 (28.89%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (26.67%) JBoss
13 12 (26.67%) Tomcat
13 12 (26.67%) Linux
14 11 (24.44%) Python
14 11 (24.44%) WebLogic
14 11 (24.44%) Web Services
14 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
14 11 (24.44%) TeamCity
14 11 (24.44%) WebSphere

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 12 (26.67%) JBoss
1 12 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 11 (24.44%) WebLogic
2 11 (24.44%) WebSphere
3 7 (15.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (11.11%) Drupal
4 5 (11.11%) SilverStripe
5 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (6.67%) nginx
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (2.22%) ArcGIS
8 1 (2.22%) CMS
8 1 (2.22%) GeoServer
8 1 (2.22%) IIS
8 1 (2.22%) Perch
8 1 (2.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (35.56%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (31.11%) PaaS
4 6 (13.33%) Amazon S3
4 6 (13.33%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MySQL
1 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) TeamCity
2 10 (22.22%) Gradle
2 10 (22.22%) JUnit
3 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.56%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.89%) Ant
5 4 (8.89%) Maven
6 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.67%) JIRA
6 3 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (4.44%) Mockito
7 2 (4.44%) Xcode
8 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.56%) Publishing
2 2 (4.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Developer
2 23 (51.11%) Java Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Web Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Agile Developer
4 10 (22.22%) AWS Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Applications Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Web Applications Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Java Web Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Java Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
9 4 (8.89%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (8.89%) AWS Software Engineer
10 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 3 (6.67%) ETL Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (6.67%) PHP Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (71.11%) JSON
2 23 (51.11%) XSLT
3 21 (46.67%) HTML
4 19 (42.22%) HTML5
5 18 (40.00%) REST
6 17 (37.78%) AngularJS
7 15 (33.33%) Spring
8 11 (24.44%) Web Services
9 8 (17.78%) XML Schema
10 7 (15.56%) EJB
10 7 (15.56%) Java EE
10 7 (15.56%) RESTful
11 6 (13.33%) Grails
12 5 (11.11%) React
13 4 (8.89%) jQuery
13 4 (8.89%) Laravel
13 4 (8.89%) Node.js
13 4 (8.89%) Play Framework
13 4 (8.89%) Spring MVC
13 4 (8.89%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Informatics
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) iPhone
4 1 (2.22%) CMDB
4 1 (2.22%) SCORM
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (31.11%) Microservices
3 14 (31.11%) Web Development
4 13 (28.89%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (28.89%) TDD
4 13 (28.89%) Web Application Development
5 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
6 8 (17.78%) BDD
6 8 (17.78%) MVC
7 7 (15.56%) Content Enrichment
7 7 (15.56%) Release Management
8 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 5 (11.11%) RDF
8 5 (11.11%) Secure Coding
8 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.89%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 3 (6.67%) DevOps
10 3 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (75.56%) Java
2 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) Scala
4 11 (24.44%) Python
5 9 (20.00%) XPath
6 8 (17.78%) SQL
7 5 (11.11%) Perl
7 5 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.22%) C#
9 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ansible
1 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Talend
3 1 (2.22%) BMC
3 1 (2.22%) CA
3 1 (2.22%) Google
3 1 (2.22%) HEAT Software
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.22%) Telerik
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