The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Peterborough region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 28 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.90% - 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% - 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 37.01% 23.44% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 21
Average daily rate £375 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £175.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.00% +473.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML
Cambridgeshire

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 22 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) XSLT
1 6 (85.71%) UML
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
1 6 (85.71%) Content Management
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
1 6 (85.71%) ReSharper
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) iRise
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
1 6 (85.71%) ReSharper
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Photoshop Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) XSLT
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) UML
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Content Management
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) iRise