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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 13 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 65 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.59% 5.12% 6.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.55% 13.07% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 20 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £248 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £506 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.90%
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
206 176 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.38% 39.20% 33.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 120 60
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £425
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 £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 21 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 21 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 +8 36 £406 +4.83% 10
Kidlington - 1 £500 -
Burford - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 1
Witney - - - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 (69.62%) HTML
2 46 (58.23%) SQL
3 41 (51.90%) Java
4 38 (48.10%) XSLT
5 37 (46.84%) Oracle
6 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (43.04%) Spring
7 29 (36.71%) CSS
8 26 (32.91%) J2EE
8 26 (32.91%) Ajax
9 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
9 25 (31.65%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (29.11%) SQL Server
11 22 (27.85%) Web Services
12 20 (25.32%) MVC
13 19 (24.05%) Maven
14 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
15 16 (20.25%) TDD
15 16 (20.25%) MySQL
16 15 (18.99%) Linux
16 15 (18.99%) SOA
16 15 (18.99%) XQuery
16 15 (18.99%) Oracle ADF
16 15 (18.99%) Oracle Fusion
16 15 (18.99%) XPath
16 15 (18.99%) Oracle BPM
16 15 (18.99%) Oracle Identity Management
16 15 (18.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 14 (17.72%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (17.72%) JSF

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 15 (18.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (17.72%) WebLogic
3 11 (13.92%) Apache
4 9 (11.39%) Tomcat
5 8 (10.13%) ColdFusion
5 8 (10.13%) CMS
6 7 (8.86%) Alfresco
7 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.27%) Site Server
9 1 (1.27%) Liferay
9 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.27%) concrete5
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) SaaS
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.25%) MySQL
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database
4 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.59%) JasperReports
6 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.53%) Big Data
8 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (24.05%) Maven
2 13 (16.46%) Ant
3 9 (11.39%) Subversion
4 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.80%) JIRA
8 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.53%) Log4j
9 1 (1.27%) Xcode
9 1 (1.27%) NUnit
9 1 (1.27%) MSTest
General
1 10 (12.66%) Publishing
2 7 (8.86%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Czech Language
4 1 (1.27%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.27%) French Language
4 1 (1.27%) German Language
4 1 (1.27%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.27%) Slovak Language
4 1 (1.27%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (77.22%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (10.13%) ColdFusion Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.33%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.06%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Report Manager
10 3 (3.80%) Middleware Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 3 (3.80%) SOA Developer
10 3 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.80%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (69.62%) HTML
2 38 (48.10%) XSLT
3 34 (43.04%) Spring
4 29 (36.71%) CSS
5 26 (32.91%) J2EE
5 26 (32.91%) Ajax
6 22 (27.85%) Web Services
7 15 (18.99%) Oracle ADF
7 15 (18.99%) Oracle Fusion
8 14 (17.72%) JSF
8 14 (17.72%) JMS
9 13 (16.46%) JSON
9 13 (16.46%) Middleware
10 12 (15.19%) .NET
10 12 (15.19%) SOAP
10 12 (15.19%) jQuery
10 12 (15.19%) HTML5
11 11 (13.92%) RESTful
11 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
12 10 (12.66%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) PMI
4 3 (3.80%) W3C
5 2 (2.53%) Social Network
5 2 (2.53%) Social Media
6 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.27%) Open Source
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
2 5 (6.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.53%) UNIX
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) webOS
4 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.65%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (25.32%) MVC
4 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
5 16 (20.25%) TDD
6 15 (18.99%) SOA
7 13 (16.46%) Unit Testing
8 11 (13.92%) Scrum
9 10 (12.66%) Workflow
10 8 (10.13%) BDD
11 7 (8.86%) Migration
11 7 (8.86%) Process Management
11 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (6.33%) ETL
12 5 (6.33%) Integration Testing
12 5 (6.33%) Test Automation
12 5 (6.33%) User Stories
13 4 (5.06%) Line Management
13 4 (5.06%) MVVM
14 3 (3.80%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) SQL
2 41 (51.90%) Java
3 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.99%) XQuery
4 15 (18.99%) XPath
5 13 (16.46%) C#
5 13 (16.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 6 (7.59%) PHP
7 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.53%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.27%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) PMP
2 3 (3.80%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) Oracle Identity Management
2 13 (16.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (46.84%) Oracle
2 9 (11.39%) Jaspersoft
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.33%) Telerik
5 2 (2.53%) Facebook
5 2 (2.53%) Twitter
6 1 (1.27%) Google
6 1 (1.27%) Apple
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