The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 15 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing XML 9 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.67% 9.38% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.62% 36.36% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Median daily rate - £275 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £383 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.10%
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
26 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.26% 25.78% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 29
Median daily rate £373 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.04% +35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for XML.

1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) MySQL
4 16 (69.57%) SDLC
5 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
5 13 (56.52%) Scrum
6 12 (52.17%) Windows
7 11 (47.83%) Unix
7 11 (47.83%) Java
7 11 (47.83%) C++
7 11 (47.83%) Subversion
7 11 (47.83%) jQuery
8 10 (43.48%) Eclipse
9 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
9 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
9 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
10 7 (30.43%) CakePHP
10 7 (30.43%) JSON
10 7 (30.43%) QA
10 7 (30.43%) OO PHP
10 7 (30.43%) CentOS
10 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
10 7 (30.43%) PHPUnit
10 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
10 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
10 7 (30.43%) REST
10 7 (30.43%) HTML
10 7 (30.43%) PHP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) GlassFish
2 4 (17.39%) JBoss
2 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) LAN
1 5 (21.74%) SNMP
2 4 (17.39%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) MySQL
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
3 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.70%) MS Access
4 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Subversion
2 10 (43.48%) Eclipse
3 7 (30.43%) PHPUnit
4 5 (21.74%) JIRA
4 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
5 4 (17.39%) JUnit
5 4 (17.39%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) PHP Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Software Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C++ Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) CRM Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) XML Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Access Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) jQuery
2 7 (30.43%) CakePHP
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) JSON
2 7 (30.43%) LAMP
2 7 (30.43%) REST
2 7 (30.43%) SOAP
3 6 (26.09%) .NET
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) MFC
3 6 (26.09%) XML Messaging
4 5 (21.74%) WCF
5 4 (17.39%) Ajax
5 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
5 4 (17.39%) JavaFX
5 4 (17.39%) JPA
5 4 (17.39%) JSF
5 4 (17.39%) Spring
5 4 (17.39%) XSL
5 4 (17.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Client/Server
2 6 (26.09%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) NHS
4 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) Unix
4 7 (30.43%) CentOS
4 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Android
5 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) SDLC
3 13 (56.52%) Scrum
4 7 (30.43%) OO PHP
4 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Code Coverage
5 6 (26.09%) MVC
5 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (26.09%) Validation
6 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
6 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
6 5 (21.74%) Data Transformation
6 5 (21.74%) Network Management
7 4 (17.39%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (17.39%) SysML
7 4 (17.39%) UML
7 4 (17.39%) XML Parsing
8 2 (8.70%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) PHP
5 5 (21.74%) C#
5 5 (21.74%) Tcl
6 4 (17.39%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) CCNP
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Telerik
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle