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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 18 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing XML 39 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.34% 2.69% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.08% 8.07% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.10% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +10.16%
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
144 161 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.12% 33.33% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 99 67
Average daily rate £300 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £163 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +112.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(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 +19 19 £350 - 14
Banbury - 4 - -
Burford - - - -
Faringdon - - - -
Kidlington - - - - 3
Wallingford - - - - 2
Witney - - - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 43 (76.79%) HTML
2 28 (50.00%) SQL
3 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
4 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
5 19 (33.93%) Web Services
5 19 (33.93%) XSLT
5 19 (33.93%) CSS
6 18 (32.14%) Java
7 15 (26.79%) jQuery
8 14 (25.00%) MVC
9 13 (23.21%) Subversion
10 12 (21.43%) C#
10 12 (21.43%) .NET
10 12 (21.43%) Oracle
10 12 (21.43%) Ajax
11 11 (19.64%) MySQL
12 10 (17.86%) Finance
13 9 (16.07%) TDD
13 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
13 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
13 9 (16.07%) Jaspersoft
14 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
14 8 (14.29%) .NET Framework
14 8 (14.29%) J2EE
14 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (14.29%) Spring
15 7 (12.50%) Migration
15 7 (12.50%) PHP
15 7 (12.50%) Windows
15 7 (12.50%) UML

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (12.50%) ColdFusion
2 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.36%) CMS
4 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.57%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.57%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.57%) Site Server
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.57%) Escenic
5 1 (1.79%) concrete5
5 1 (1.79%) Liferay
5 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.57%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.79%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) SaaS
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) HTTP
1 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Intranet
2 1 (1.79%) Modbus
2 1 (1.79%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.64%) MySQL
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.71%) JasperReports
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.14%) Big Data
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Subversion
2 4 (7.14%) NetBeans
2 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.57%) Log4j
3 2 (3.57%) JUnit
3 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) Xcode
4 1 (1.79%) NUnit
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.79%) MSTest
4 1 (1.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Publishing
3 3 (5.36%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
4 1 (1.79%) Czech Language
4 1 (1.79%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.79%) French Language
4 1 (1.79%) German Language
4 1 (1.79%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.79%) Slovak Language
4 1 (1.79%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 8 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 7 (12.50%) ColdFusion Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.93%) PHP Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Programmer
7 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (76.79%) HTML
2 19 (33.93%) CSS
2 19 (33.93%) Web Services
2 19 (33.93%) XSLT
3 15 (26.79%) jQuery
4 12 (21.43%) Ajax
4 12 (21.43%) .NET
5 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
6 8 (14.29%) J2EE
6 8 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 8 (14.29%) Spring
7 6 (10.71%) Spring MVC
7 6 (10.71%) SOAP
7 6 (10.71%) HTML5
8 5 (8.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (8.93%) REST
8 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (8.93%) WCF
9 4 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.36%) PMI
3 2 (3.57%) Social Network
3 2 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) SCORM
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.79%) webOS
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) MVC
2 9 (16.07%) TDD
3 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.50%) Migration
4 7 (12.50%) UML
4 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.50%) BDD
5 6 (10.71%) OOD
6 5 (8.93%) ETL
6 5 (8.93%) Project Management
6 5 (8.93%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Line Management
7 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.14%) Web Development
8 3 (5.36%) Scrum
8 3 (5.36%) OOP
8 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) SQL
2 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.14%) Java
4 12 (21.43%) C#
5 7 (12.50%) PHP
6 4 (7.14%) C++
6 4 (7.14%) C
7 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.57%) ActionScript
8 2 (3.57%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.57%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.57%) Scala
9 1 (1.79%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) PMP
1 3 (5.36%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) Jaspersoft
3 5 (8.93%) Telerik
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) JBoss
5 2 (3.57%) Facebook
5 2 (3.57%) Twitter
6 1 (1.79%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe
6 1 (1.79%) Apple
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