The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Portsmouth 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 14 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 4 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.25% - 6.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% - 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£350 - £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +9.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.63% 36.44% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 9
Average daily rate £500 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
XML
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XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (57.14%) VMS
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
1 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
1 4 (57.14%) DB2
1 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
1 4 (57.14%) E-business
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
1 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
1 4 (57.14%) SIEM
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (57.14%) SABSA
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (42.86%) C
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) QUnit
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Dojo

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Serena SBM
1 1 (14.29%) QUnit
General
1 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Security Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) VMS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-business
1 4 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
1 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
1 4 (57.14%) SIEM
1 4 (57.14%) SABSA
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Serena
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle