The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 16 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing XML 7 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 6.60% 4.92% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.82% 14.63% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
XML
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 41 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 20.75% 33.61% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 6
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £135.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Preston

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) XSD
4 4 (44.44%) XSLT
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) DataPower
4 4 (44.44%) WSDL
4 4 (44.44%) SSL
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) SNMP
5 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) IIS
6 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (11.11%) WebSphere

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) PowerExchange
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 3 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica Developer
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) XSD
2 4 (44.44%) XSLT
2 4 (44.44%) WSDL
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) XSL
4 1 (11.11%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) DataPower
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) webMethods
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
Preston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago