The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 76 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing XAML 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 0.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £455 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
XAML
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
267 297 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.28% 32.21% 28.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 198 146
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +164.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing XAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

XAML Daily Rate Trend in Reading

XAML
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XAML 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 Reading region with a requirement for XAML.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
1 6 (100.00%) CTI
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) Contact Management
3 4 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) CTI
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) CRM Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Contact Management
3 4 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft