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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 19 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing XML 13 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.91% 1.64% 6.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.03% 7.41% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £288 £375 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -6.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
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
59 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 31.38% 22.13% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 7
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.09 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.47% -42.02%
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 26 September 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 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 17 (80.95%) MySQL
2 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) SDLC
4 14 (66.67%) jQuery
4 14 (66.67%) Subversion
4 14 (66.67%) Unix
4 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 12 (57.14%) Scrum
6 11 (52.38%) LAMP
6 11 (52.38%) CCNP
6 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (52.38%) PHP
6 11 (52.38%) SOAP
6 11 (52.38%) Apache
6 11 (52.38%) CakePHP
6 11 (52.38%) JSON
6 11 (52.38%) QA
6 11 (52.38%) CentOS
6 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (52.38%) Unit Testing
6 11 (52.38%) PHPUnit
6 11 (52.38%) MongoDB
6 11 (52.38%) NoSQL
6 11 (52.38%) REST
6 11 (52.38%) OO PHP
7 8 (38.10%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) C++
8 6 (28.57%) Windows

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 11 (52.38%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SNMP
2 3 (14.29%) LDAP
3 2 (9.52%) DVB
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) MySQL
2 11 (52.38%) MongoDB
2 11 (52.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.52%) MS Access
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Subversion
2 11 (52.38%) PHPUnit
3 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 3 (14.29%) JUnit
4 3 (14.29%) NetBeans
5 2 (9.52%) JIRA
5 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.76%) Android Studio
6 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) XML Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Access Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Android Developer
6 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) jQuery
2 11 (52.38%) CakePHP
2 11 (52.38%) JSON
2 11 (52.38%) LAMP
2 11 (52.38%) REST
2 11 (52.38%) SOAP
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 3 (14.29%) Java RMI
4 3 (14.29%) JPA
4 3 (14.29%) JSP
4 3 (14.29%) MFC
4 3 (14.29%) Servlets
4 3 (14.29%) Swing
4 3 (14.29%) XHTML
4 3 (14.29%) XML Messaging
4 3 (14.29%) XSL
4 3 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Unix
3 11 (52.38%) CentOS
3 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) SDLC
3 12 (57.14%) Scrum
4 11 (52.38%) OO PHP
4 11 (52.38%) Unit Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Network Management
6 3 (14.29%) Code Coverage
6 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (14.29%) SysML
6 3 (14.29%) UML
6 3 (14.29%) Validation
6 3 (14.29%) XML Parsing
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Data Transformation
8 1 (4.76%) Android Development
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) PHP
4 8 (38.10%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) Tcl
7 3 (14.29%) Python
8 2 (9.52%) C#
9 1 (4.76%) Jython
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CCNP
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Telerik
3 1 (4.76%) Google