The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 33 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Contract jobs citing XML 35 60 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.85% 8.30% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.09% 22.90% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 46 10
Median daily rate £475 £415 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% +35.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £370 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £333
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
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
232 262 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 38.80% 36.24% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 190 74
Median daily rate £450 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £31.25 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +154.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 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 26 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -15 27 £475 +11.76% 5
Abingdon - 2 - - 2
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 37 (64.91%) Java
2 35 (61.40%) HTML
3 30 (52.63%) JSON
4 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
5 24 (42.11%) XSLT
6 23 (40.35%) Web Services
6 23 (40.35%) JBoss
6 23 (40.35%) Spring
7 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (35.09%) HTML5
8 18 (31.58%) REST
8 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (29.82%) Tomcat
10 16 (28.07%) CSS
11 14 (24.56%) TDD
11 14 (24.56%) WebLogic
11 14 (24.56%) Linux
11 14 (24.56%) PaaS
11 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (24.56%) AngularJS
11 14 (24.56%) Microservices
12 13 (22.81%) JUnit
12 13 (22.81%) WebSphere
13 12 (21.05%) Web Development
13 12 (21.05%) Docker
13 12 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (21.05%) Scala
13 12 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
14 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
14 11 (19.30%) Web Application Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 23 (40.35%) JBoss
2 17 (29.82%) Tomcat
3 14 (24.56%) WebLogic
4 13 (22.81%) WebSphere
5 10 (17.54%) CMS
6 7 (12.28%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (12.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.51%) WildFly
8 1 (1.75%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (24.56%) PaaS
2 12 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (12.28%) Amazon S3
3 7 (12.28%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.51%) IaaS
5 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
1 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) JUnit
2 10 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (17.54%) TeamCity
2 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
3 7 (12.28%) Cucumber
3 7 (12.28%) Gradle
3 7 (12.28%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (3.51%) Xcode
6 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.75%) Selenium
6 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.75%) Subversion
6 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (14.04%) Publishing
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (64.91%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Web Developer
4 9 (15.79%) XML Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Applications Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Web Applications Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Agile Developer
6 6 (10.53%) AWS Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Integration Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (8.77%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (8.77%) HTML Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Java Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Java Web Developer
7 5 (8.77%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (61.40%) HTML
2 30 (52.63%) JSON
3 24 (42.11%) XSLT
4 23 (40.35%) Spring
4 23 (40.35%) Web Services
5 20 (35.09%) HTML5
6 18 (31.58%) REST
7 16 (28.07%) CSS
8 14 (24.56%) AngularJS
9 10 (17.54%) SOAP
10 9 (15.79%) Apache Camel
11 7 (12.28%) Apache CXF
11 7 (12.28%) EJB
11 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
11 7 (12.28%) JPA
11 7 (12.28%) RESTful
11 7 (12.28%) XML Schema
12 6 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (5.26%) React
13 3 (5.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) iPhone
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Animation
3 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.75%) Fintech
3 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.56%) Microservices
3 14 (24.56%) TDD
4 12 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (21.05%) Web Development
5 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
5 11 (19.30%) Web Application Development
6 10 (17.54%) Content Management
7 9 (15.79%) Content Enrichment
7 9 (15.79%) SOA
7 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.28%) BDD
8 7 (12.28%) ETL
8 7 (12.28%) Integration Testing
8 7 (12.28%) Migration
9 4 (7.02%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.51%) Data Modelling
10 2 (3.51%) Kanban
10 2 (3.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) Java
2 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.05%) Scala
4 11 (19.30%) C#
4 11 (19.30%) C++
4 11 (19.30%) PHP
5 10 (17.54%) Python
6 5 (8.77%) SQL
7 3 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.26%) VB
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
1 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.75%) PMP
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Talend
3 3 (5.26%) Perforce
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Remedy
5 1 (1.75%) SAP