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 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 32 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 28 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.27% 3.39% 6.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.00% 12.17% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 13
Average daily rate
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£490 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.17% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £253 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £473 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.64% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £25.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -32.00%
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
175 115 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.68% 27.85% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 65 91
Average daily rate £410 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Average hourly rate £18.50 £33.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.18% +92.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £33.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.75 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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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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 -3 19 £518 - 8
Wallingford - - - - 1
Abingdon - - - - 2
Banbury - - - - 2
Faringdon - - - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 64 (68.09%) Java
2 53 (56.38%) HTML
3 51 (54.26%) Oracle
4 49 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (51.06%) Spring
6 46 (48.94%) XSLT
7 44 (46.81%) SQL
8 33 (35.11%) TDD
9 32 (34.04%) Software Engineering
9 32 (34.04%) WebLogic
10 31 (32.98%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (29.79%) J2EE
11 28 (29.79%) Publishing
12 27 (28.72%) Web Services
13 26 (27.66%) Linux
13 26 (27.66%) XQuery
13 26 (27.66%) SOA
13 26 (27.66%) Oracle ADF
13 26 (27.66%) XPath
13 26 (27.66%) Oracle Fusion
13 26 (27.66%) Oracle BPM
13 26 (27.66%) Oracle Identity Management
13 26 (27.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 25 (26.60%) Maven
14 25 (26.60%) CSS
15 23 (24.47%) JSON
16 22 (23.40%) Ajax
17 21 (22.34%) Tomcat
18 20 (21.28%) HTML5
19 19 (20.21%) EJB

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 32 (34.04%) WebLogic
2 26 (27.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (22.34%) Tomcat
4 15 (15.96%) Apache
5 12 (12.77%) CMS
6 11 (11.70%) Alfresco
7 7 (7.45%) WebSphere
7 7 (7.45%) JBoss
8 6 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (3.19%) ColdFusion
11 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
12 1 (1.06%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (27.66%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.38%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (6.38%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.13%) SaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.21%) MySQL
2 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (12.77%) Oracle Database
4 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.38%) JasperReports
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.13%) Big Data
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.06%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (26.60%) Maven
2 15 (15.96%) Ant
3 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.64%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.45%) Cucumber
5 7 (7.45%) JUnit
6 5 (5.32%) JIRA
7 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.13%) Subversion
7 2 (2.13%) Log4j
7 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (29.79%) Publishing
2 7 (7.45%) Finance
3 2 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Czech Language
4 1 (1.06%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.06%) French Language
4 1 (1.06%) German Language
4 1 (1.06%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.06%) Slovak Language
4 1 (1.06%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (81.91%) Developer
2 39 (41.49%) Java Developer
3 22 (23.40%) Software Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) Lead Developer
5 14 (14.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (10.64%) Lead Software Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.38%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.26%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (4.26%) CRM Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Report Manager
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 3 (3.19%) SOA Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Middleware Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (56.38%) HTML
2 48 (51.06%) Spring
3 46 (48.94%) XSLT
4 28 (29.79%) J2EE
5 27 (28.72%) Web Services
6 26 (27.66%) Oracle ADF
6 26 (27.66%) Oracle Fusion
7 25 (26.60%) CSS
8 23 (24.47%) JSON
9 22 (23.40%) Ajax
10 20 (21.28%) HTML5
11 19 (20.21%) EJB
12 17 (18.09%) Middleware
13 16 (17.02%) JMS
13 16 (17.02%) SOAP
13 16 (17.02%) JSF
14 14 (14.89%) RESTful
15 13 (13.83%) CSS3
15 13 (13.83%) Hibernate
16 12 (12.77%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (10.64%) Digital Media
3 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.19%) PMI
4 3 (3.19%) W3C
5 2 (2.13%) Social Media
5 2 (2.13%) Social Network
6 1 (1.06%) Open Source
6 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.66%) Linux
2 3 (3.19%) Windows
3 2 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.11%) TDD
3 32 (34.04%) Software Engineering
4 31 (32.98%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (27.66%) SOA
6 16 (17.02%) MVC
6 16 (17.02%) Scrum
7 15 (15.96%) BDD
8 14 (14.89%) Workflow
9 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
9 11 (11.70%) Process Management
10 8 (8.51%) Migration
10 8 (8.51%) User Stories
11 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.38%) Web Development
12 6 (6.38%) Test Automation
13 5 (5.32%) Integration Testing
13 5 (5.32%) Automated Testing
13 5 (5.32%) CRM
13 5 (5.32%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 64 (68.09%) Java
2 44 (46.81%) SQL
3 26 (27.66%) XQuery
3 26 (27.66%) XPath
4 18 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 15 (15.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 12 (12.77%) C#
7 4 (4.26%) PHP
8 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.13%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.06%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) PMP
2 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 26 (27.66%) Oracle Identity Management
2 15 (15.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 51 (54.26%) Oracle
2 9 (9.57%) Jaspersoft
3 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.13%) Telerik
4 2 (2.13%) Facebook
4 2 (2.13%) Twitter
5 1 (1.06%) EPiServer
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