The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 17 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.76% - 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.16% - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
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
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 28.57% 25.00% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 7
Average daily rate £325 £328 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -18.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 February 2016, 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 11 (73.33%) SQL
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) jQuery
3 9 (60.00%) MySQL
3 9 (60.00%) Subversion
4 8 (53.33%) LAMP
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (53.33%) CCNP
4 8 (53.33%) SOAP
4 8 (53.33%) PHP
4 8 (53.33%) Apache
4 8 (53.33%) CentOS
4 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
4 8 (53.33%) PHPUnit
4 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
4 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
4 8 (53.33%) REST
4 8 (53.33%) JSON
4 8 (53.33%) QA
4 8 (53.33%) CakePHP
4 8 (53.33%) OO PHP
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) SDLC
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) JBoss
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (6.67%) DVB
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MySQL
2 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Subversion
2 8 (53.33%) PHPUnit
3 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (6.67%) Android Studio
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) NetBeans
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Android Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) CakePHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Support
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) XML Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) jQuery
2 8 (53.33%) CakePHP
2 8 (53.33%) JSON
2 8 (53.33%) LAMP
2 8 (53.33%) REST
2 8 (53.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) EDI
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) Java RMI
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (6.67%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (6.67%) Servlets
4 1 (6.67%) Swing
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) XHTML
4 1 (6.67%) XSL
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 8 (53.33%) CentOS
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) OO PHP
1 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Auditing
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) SysML
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Tcl
5 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CCNP
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCAD
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSD
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft