The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 15 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing XML 66 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.75% 4.65% 6.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.20% 12.35% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 17 4
Average daily rate
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£438 £438 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £355 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £507 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
XML
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
205 162 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.28% 37.67% 33.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 108 61
Average daily rate £413 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +125.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +9 37 £438 +2.94% 10
Kidlington - 1 £500 -
Burford - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 1
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 55 (68.75%) HTML
2 46 (57.50%) SQL
3 42 (52.50%) Java
4 39 (48.75%) Oracle
5 38 (47.50%) XSLT
6 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (43.75%) Spring
8 29 (36.25%) CSS
9 26 (32.50%) J2EE
9 26 (32.50%) Ajax
9 26 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (30.00%) JavaScript
11 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
12 22 (27.50%) Web Services
13 20 (25.00%) MVC
13 20 (25.00%) Maven
14 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
15 17 (21.25%) TDD
15 17 (21.25%) MySQL
16 16 (20.00%) SOA
16 16 (20.00%) XQuery
16 16 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
16 16 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
16 16 (20.00%) XPath
16 16 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
16 16 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
16 16 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 15 (18.75%) WebLogic
17 15 (18.75%) Linux
18 14 (17.50%) JMS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 16 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (18.75%) WebLogic
3 12 (15.00%) Apache
4 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 9 (11.25%) CMS
6 8 (10.00%) ColdFusion
6 8 (10.00%) Alfresco
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.25%) concrete5
8 1 (1.25%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) SaaS
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.25%) MySQL
3 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (7.50%) JasperReports
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.50%) Big Data
9 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Maven
2 13 (16.25%) Ant
3 9 (11.25%) Subversion
4 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.75%) JIRA
8 2 (2.50%) Log4j
8 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.25%) MSTest
9 1 (1.25%) NUnit
9 1 (1.25%) Xcode
General
1 12 (15.00%) Publishing
2 7 (8.75%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Czech Language
4 1 (1.25%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.25%) French Language
4 1 (1.25%) German Language
4 1 (1.25%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.25%) Slovak Language
4 1 (1.25%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (78.75%) Developer
2 21 (26.25%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (10.00%) ColdFusion Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Lead Developer
9 5 (6.25%) PHP Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Technical Leader
10 4 (5.00%) Report Manager
11 3 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 3 (3.75%) SOA Developer
11 3 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Middleware Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Java Software Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 3 (3.75%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (68.75%) HTML
2 38 (47.50%) XSLT
3 35 (43.75%) Spring
4 29 (36.25%) CSS
5 26 (32.50%) J2EE
5 26 (32.50%) Ajax
6 22 (27.50%) Web Services
7 16 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
7 16 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 14 (17.50%) JMS
8 14 (17.50%) JSF
8 14 (17.50%) JSON
9 13 (16.25%) HTML5
9 13 (16.25%) Middleware
9 13 (16.25%) SOAP
10 12 (15.00%) .NET
10 12 (15.00%) RESTful
11 11 (13.75%) jQuery
11 11 (13.75%) .NET Framework
12 10 (12.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.75%) PMI
4 3 (3.75%) W3C
5 2 (2.50%) Social Network
5 2 (2.50%) Social Media
5 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.25%) Open Source
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) UNIX
4 1 (1.25%) webOS
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (25.00%) MVC
4 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 17 (21.25%) TDD
6 16 (20.00%) SOA
7 13 (16.25%) Unit Testing
8 12 (15.00%) Scrum
9 11 (13.75%) Workflow
10 8 (10.00%) Process Management
10 8 (10.00%) BDD
11 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.75%) Migration
12 6 (7.50%) User Stories
13 5 (6.25%) Integration Testing
13 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
13 5 (6.25%) ETL
14 4 (5.00%) MVVM
14 4 (5.00%) Line Management
15 3 (3.75%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 46 (57.50%) SQL
2 42 (52.50%) Java
3 24 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (20.00%) XQuery
4 16 (20.00%) XPath
5 13 (16.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 13 (16.25%) C#
6 6 (7.50%) PHP
7 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.50%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.25%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) PMP
2 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 13 (16.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 39 (48.75%) Oracle
2 9 (11.25%) Jaspersoft
3 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.25%) Telerik
5 2 (2.50%) Facebook
5 2 (2.50%) Twitter
6 1 (1.25%) Apple
6 1 (1.25%) Google
Oxfordshire
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