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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 40 23 7
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Contract jobs citing XML 20 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.36% 7.02% 11.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.07% 17.65% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 20
Median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £465 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
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
153 136 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 41.02% 39.77% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 116 52
Median daily rate £443 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 38 (80.85%) Java
2 34 (72.34%) JSON
3 30 (63.83%) HTML
4 24 (51.06%) JBoss
5 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
5 23 (48.94%) Spring
6 22 (46.81%) HTML5
6 22 (46.81%) Web Services
7 21 (44.68%) XSLT
8 19 (40.43%) Tomcat
8 19 (40.43%) REST
9 18 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (38.30%) WebSphere
9 18 (38.30%) WebLogic
10 17 (36.17%) Web Development
11 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (34.04%) Linux
11 16 (34.04%) TDD
12 15 (31.91%) JUnit
12 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (29.79%) Docker
14 13 (27.66%) Microservices
14 13 (27.66%) Content Enrichment
14 13 (27.66%) PaaS
14 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
15 12 (25.53%) Web Application Development
15 12 (25.53%) BDD
15 12 (25.53%) Scala
15 12 (25.53%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (25.53%) Continuous Delivery

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 24 (51.06%) JBoss
2 19 (40.43%) Tomcat
3 18 (38.30%) WebLogic
3 18 (38.30%) WebSphere
4 11 (23.40%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (17.02%) CMS
6 5 (10.64%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (10.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.13%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 18 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (27.66%) PaaS
3 12 (25.53%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (21.28%) Amazon S3
4 10 (21.28%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) JUnit
2 11 (23.40%) Cucumber
3 10 (21.28%) TeamCity
4 9 (19.15%) Gradle
5 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
6 5 (10.64%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (8.51%) JIRA
8 1 (2.13%) Xcode
General
1 8 (17.02%) Publishing
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Web Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Java Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (17.02%) AWS Developer
6 8 (17.02%) XML Developer
7 7 (14.89%) Agile Developer
7 7 (14.89%) Agile Java Developer
7 7 (14.89%) Applications Developer
8 6 (12.77%) Java Web Developer
8 6 (12.77%) Web Applications Developer
9 4 (8.51%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) AWS Software Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (8.51%) HTML Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Integration Developer
9 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) JSON
2 30 (63.83%) HTML
3 23 (48.94%) Spring
4 22 (46.81%) HTML5
4 22 (46.81%) Web Services
5 21 (44.68%) XSLT
6 19 (40.43%) REST
7 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
8 11 (23.40%) EJB
9 9 (19.15%) CSS
10 8 (17.02%) RESTful
11 7 (14.89%) JPA
12 6 (12.77%) Apache Camel
13 5 (10.64%) Apache CXF
13 5 (10.64%) Hibernate
13 5 (10.64%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (10.64%) SOAP
13 5 (10.64%) XML Schema
14 3 (6.38%) React
15 2 (4.26%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) e-Learning
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) CMDB
3 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.13%) iPhone
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Web Development
2 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (34.04%) TDD
3 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (27.66%) Content Enrichment
4 13 (27.66%) Microservices
5 12 (25.53%) BDD
5 12 (25.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (25.53%) Web Application Development
6 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
6 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.89%) Content Management
7 7 (14.89%) Migration
8 6 (12.77%) SOA
9 5 (10.64%) ETL
9 5 (10.64%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Automated Testing
11 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.26%) Release Management
11 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.53%) Scala
4 10 (21.28%) Python
5 7 (14.89%) C#
5 7 (14.89%) C++
5 7 (14.89%) PHP
6 2 (4.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle
1 5 (10.64%) Talend
2 1 (2.13%) BMC
2 1 (2.13%) CA
2 1 (2.13%) FrontRange
2 1 (2.13%) HP
2 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow