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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 33 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 25 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.29% 4.60% 4.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.62% 19.43% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 17
Average daily rate £445 £420 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.95% +29.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.99%
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
171 175 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.33% 23.68% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 128 83
Average daily rate £425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -65.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 15 £513 +7.89% 6
Abingdon - 1 £175 - 1
Burford - 1 £175 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 22 (45.83%) C#
2 21 (43.75%) HTML
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (41.67%) Web Services
4 19 (39.58%) CSS
5 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 15 (31.25%) .NET
7 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 14 (29.17%) Windows
7 14 (29.17%) Subversion
8 13 (27.08%) OO
8 13 (27.08%) PHP
9 12 (25.00%) Java
9 12 (25.00%) Oracle
9 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (22.92%) Multithreading
11 10 (20.83%) Content Management
11 10 (20.83%) Spring
11 10 (20.83%) CMS
11 10 (20.83%) C++
11 10 (20.83%) SOAP
11 10 (20.83%) XSLT
11 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
11 10 (20.83%) TortoiseSVN
11 10 (20.83%) Regular Expression
11 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
12 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (18.75%) RESTful
12 9 (18.75%) JPA
12 9 (18.75%) XML Schema

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (20.83%) CMS
2 8 (16.67%) JBoss
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (6.25%) Apache
5 2 (4.17%) Node.js
5 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.08%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.33%) MySQL
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Subversion
2 10 (20.83%) TortoiseSVN
2 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
3 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (16.67%) JIRA
5 7 (14.58%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.17%) PHPUnit
6 2 (4.17%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.17%) Xcode
7 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.08%) JUnit
7 1 (2.08%) Mockito
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Billing
2 2 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Integration Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (8.33%) HTML Developer
6 4 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) XML Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Support
8 2 (4.17%) Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) HTML
2 20 (41.67%) Web Services
3 19 (39.58%) CSS
4 15 (31.25%) .NET
5 10 (20.83%) Regular Expression
5 10 (20.83%) SOAP
5 10 (20.83%) Spring
5 10 (20.83%) XSLT
6 9 (18.75%) JPA
6 9 (18.75%) RESTful
6 9 (18.75%) XML Schema
7 7 (14.58%) Apache Camel
7 7 (14.58%) Apache CXF
7 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
8 6 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (12.50%) REST
9 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.33%) EDI
9 4 (8.33%) jQuery
9 4 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) e-Learning
2 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Fintech
3 2 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.08%) Animation
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Unix
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) OO
3 11 (22.92%) Multithreading
4 10 (20.83%) Content Management
5 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.67%) ETL
6 8 (16.67%) Migration
7 7 (14.58%) Integration Testing
7 7 (14.58%) SOA
8 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (8.33%) ERP
8 4 (8.33%) Kanban
8 4 (8.33%) TDD
9 3 (6.25%) MVC
9 3 (6.25%) SDLC
9 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.17%) BDD
10 2 (4.17%) Document Management
10 2 (4.17%) iOS Development
10 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) C#
2 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.08%) PHP
4 12 (25.00%) Java
5 10 (20.83%) C++
6 7 (14.58%) SQL
7 5 (10.42%) VB
8 3 (6.25%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.17%) PHP 5
9 2 (4.17%) VBA
10 1 (2.08%) Perl
10 1 (2.08%) Scala
10 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
1 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Talend
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) SAP
4 3 (6.25%) Perforce
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Remedy
5 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
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