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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 17 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing XML 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.81% 2.46% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.00% 8.82% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £225 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £225 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -4.14%
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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
25 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 23.81% 27.87% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 23
Average daily rate £319 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 July 2015, 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 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Struts
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) PHP5
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree