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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 23 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing XML 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.45% 2.14% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 5.56% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£263 £225 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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 £40.00 £39.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% +13.21%
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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
40 54 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 28.99% 38.57% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 12
Average daily rate £300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.25 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Spring

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) OLAP
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle