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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 30 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Contract jobs citing XML 26 42 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.69% 12.00% 3.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.33% 30.66% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 5
Median daily rate £475 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +70.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +4.32%
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
150 137 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 44.38% 39.14% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 114 27
Median daily rate £400 £403 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +26.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 30 (73.17%) Java
2 28 (68.29%) JSON
3 26 (63.41%) HTML
4 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
5 19 (46.34%) XSLT
6 18 (43.90%) JBoss
6 18 (43.90%) Spring
6 18 (43.90%) HTML5
7 17 (41.46%) Web Services
8 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (36.59%) REST
10 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
10 13 (31.71%) PaaS
10 13 (31.71%) Tomcat
10 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (31.71%) Microservices
11 12 (29.27%) Docker
11 12 (29.27%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (29.27%) TDD
11 12 (29.27%) WebLogic
11 12 (29.27%) Scala
11 12 (29.27%) Web Application Development
11 12 (29.27%) WebSphere
11 12 (29.27%) Web Development
11 12 (29.27%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (26.83%) JUnit
12 11 (26.83%) Linux
13 10 (24.39%) Python
13 10 (24.39%) TeamCity

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 18 (43.90%) JBoss
2 13 (31.71%) Tomcat
3 12 (29.27%) WebLogic
3 12 (29.27%) WebSphere
4 7 (17.07%) CMS
5 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.44%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) PaaS
2 12 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (29.27%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (14.63%) Amazon S3
3 6 (14.63%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.44%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) JUnit
2 10 (24.39%) TeamCity
3 7 (17.07%) Gradle
3 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
4 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
5 5 (12.20%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (9.76%) JIRA
7 2 (4.88%) Xcode
8 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.44%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.44%) Subversion
8 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (17.07%) Publishing
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Web Developer
4 8 (19.51%) XML Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Applications Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Java Web Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Web Applications Developer
6 5 (12.20%) AWS Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Java Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (9.76%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (9.76%) HTML Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Integration Developer
7 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Support
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) JSON
2 26 (63.41%) HTML
3 19 (46.34%) XSLT
4 18 (43.90%) HTML5
4 18 (43.90%) Spring
5 17 (41.46%) Web Services
6 15 (36.59%) REST
7 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
8 9 (21.95%) CSS
9 7 (17.07%) SOAP
10 6 (14.63%) Apache Camel
10 6 (14.63%) EJB
11 5 (12.20%) Apache CXF
11 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
11 5 (12.20%) JPA
11 5 (12.20%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (12.20%) RESTful
11 5 (12.20%) XML Schema
12 3 (7.32%) React
13 1 (2.44%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) e-Learning
2 2 (4.88%) iPhone
3 1 (2.44%) Animation
3 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.44%) Fintech
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Microservices
3 12 (29.27%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (29.27%) TDD
3 12 (29.27%) Web Application Development
3 12 (29.27%) Web Development
4 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
5 8 (19.51%) Content Enrichment
6 7 (17.07%) Content Management
6 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
7 6 (14.63%) BDD
7 6 (14.63%) SOA
8 5 (12.20%) ETL
8 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Migration
9 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.88%) iOS Development
11 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.44%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
3 12 (29.27%) Scala
4 10 (24.39%) Python
5 8 (19.51%) PHP
6 7 (17.07%) C#
6 7 (17.07%) C++
7 3 (7.32%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.44%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.44%) VB
8 1 (2.44%) VBA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle
1 5 (12.20%) Talend
2 1 (2.44%) Google
2 1 (2.44%) SAP