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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 28 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing XML 30 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.44% 4.63% 4.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.56% 11.59% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 23
Median daily rate £485 £325 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.23% -35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £297 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £453 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £36.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +25.47%

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
206 207 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.39% 39.96% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 173 133
Median daily rate £438 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 17 £535 +52.85% 5
Kidlington - 5 £438 - 2
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 47 (69.12%) Java
2 32 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) Spring
3 31 (45.59%) JSON
4 30 (44.12%) REST
5 28 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
6 27 (39.71%) Web Services
7 25 (36.76%) Linux
8 24 (35.29%) Oracle
9 23 (33.82%) HTML
9 23 (33.82%) JBoss
10 22 (32.35%) JUnit
11 21 (30.88%) XSLT
11 21 (30.88%) RESTful
12 20 (29.41%) SQL
12 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
12 20 (29.41%) XML Schema
12 20 (29.41%) TDD
13 19 (27.94%) HTML5
14 18 (26.47%) Web Development
15 16 (23.53%) Java EE
15 16 (23.53%) XPath
15 16 (23.53%) WebSphere
15 16 (23.53%) WebLogic
15 16 (23.53%) Tomcat
15 16 (23.53%) BDD
15 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (22.06%) MVC
17 14 (20.59%) ETL
17 14 (20.59%) SOAP

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 (33.82%) JBoss
2 16 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 16 (23.53%) WebLogic
2 16 (23.53%) WebSphere
3 14 (20.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (10.29%) nginx
7 6 (8.82%) Drupal
7 6 (8.82%) SilverStripe
8 3 (4.41%) CMS
9 1 (1.47%) Apache
9 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
9 1 (1.47%) GeoServer
9 1 (1.47%) IIS
9 1 (1.47%) Perch
9 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 28 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.59%) Amazon S3
2 14 (20.59%) Amazon SQS
3 12 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (4.41%) PaaS
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
1 1 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.76%) MySQL
3 6 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.47%) phpMyAdmin
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (32.35%) JUnit
2 14 (20.59%) Cucumber
3 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
3 13 (19.12%) JIRA
3 13 (19.12%) Talend Open Studio
4 10 (14.71%) Ant
4 10 (14.71%) Maven
5 8 (11.76%) Mockito
6 7 (10.29%) Jenkins
7 6 (8.82%) Gradle
7 6 (8.82%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (4.41%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.94%) Xcode
General
1 13 (19.12%) Publishing
2 2 (2.94%) Advertising
2 2 (2.94%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.47%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (85.29%) Developer
2 35 (51.47%) Java Developer
3 15 (22.06%) AWS Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Agile Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Agile Java Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Software Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) AWS Software Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Java Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) ETL Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Integration Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Architect
9 5 (7.35%) PHP Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.88%) Applications Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.06%) Spring
2 31 (45.59%) JSON
3 30 (44.12%) REST
4 27 (39.71%) Web Services
5 23 (33.82%) HTML
6 21 (30.88%) RESTful
6 21 (30.88%) XSLT
7 20 (29.41%) XML Schema
8 19 (27.94%) HTML5
9 16 (23.53%) Java EE
10 14 (20.59%) EJB
10 14 (20.59%) SOAP
11 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
11 13 (19.12%) Grails
12 12 (17.65%) jQuery
13 10 (14.71%) JMS
13 10 (14.71%) JSF
13 10 (14.71%) Node.js
13 10 (14.71%) Play Framework
13 10 (14.71%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Informatics
3 2 (2.94%) BBC
3 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.94%) iPhone
3 2 (2.94%) New Media
3 2 (2.94%) SCORM
4 1 (1.47%) CMDB
4 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.76%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.41%) TDD
3 18 (26.47%) Web Development
4 16 (23.53%) BDD
4 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (22.06%) MVC
6 14 (20.59%) ETL
7 13 (19.12%) Content Enrichment
8 10 (14.71%) SOA
9 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
9 9 (13.24%) Unit Testing
10 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
10 8 (11.76%) Integration Testing
10 8 (11.76%) Release Management
11 7 (10.29%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (10.29%) Process Improvement
12 6 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (8.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (69.12%) Java
2 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 20 (29.41%) SQL
3 16 (23.53%) XPath
4 8 (11.76%) PHP
5 7 (10.29%) Perl
6 3 (4.41%) Python
6 3 (4.41%) Scala
7 2 (2.94%) C#
7 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.47%) C++
8 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Ansible
1 8 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Oracle
2 13 (19.12%) Talend
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) BMC
4 1 (1.47%) CA
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) HEAT Software
4 1 (1.47%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) Reuters
4 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.47%) Telerik
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