The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 19 30 17
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing XML 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.22% 1.92% 5.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 6.98% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £460 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
XML
Cambridgeshire

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 Peterborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.00% 27.56% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 34 12
Average daily rate £460 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £326 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Peterborough region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Peterborough region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) GitHub
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) Nintex

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) MorphX
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Web Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) WF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) X++
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) Nintex