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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 16 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.90% - 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.83% - 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £288 - £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.73%
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
24 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.53% 21.19% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 5
Average daily rate £300 £310 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -27.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £44.50 £38.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 30 April 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 9 (75.00%) jQuery
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) MySQL
2 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Subversion
3 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) OO PHP
4 5 (41.67%) CentOS
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (41.67%) PHPUnit
4 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
4 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
4 5 (41.67%) REST
4 5 (41.67%) JSON
4 5 (41.67%) QA
4 5 (41.67%) CakePHP
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) LAMP
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Apache
4 5 (41.67%) CCNP
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) XSLT

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) ColdFusion
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) InfoPath
1 1 (8.33%) LaTeX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DVB
1 2 (16.67%) LDAP
1 2 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Subversion
2 5 (41.67%) PHPUnit
3 3 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (16.67%) Android Studio
4 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 2 (16.67%) JUnit
4 2 (16.67%) NetBeans
5 1 (8.33%) QUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) CakePHP
2 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) LAMP
2 5 (41.67%) REST
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) XSLT
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) Java RMI
5 2 (16.67%) JSF
5 2 (16.67%) JSP
5 2 (16.67%) Servlets
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Swing
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) XHTML
5 2 (16.67%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) CentOS
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (41.67%) OO PHP
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Android Development
5 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (16.67%) Network Management
5 2 (16.67%) SysML
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) XML Parsing
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Security Auditing
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Tcl
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) MCAD
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSD
3 1 (8.33%) MCTS
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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