The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 36 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing XML 33 39 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.72% 3.93% 4.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.34% 14.83% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 18
Average daily rate
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£388 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +31.57%
XML
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
202 263 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.75% 26.51% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 127 72
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Reading

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 34 (43.59%) .NET
1 34 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 28 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 27 (34.62%) HTML
3 27 (34.62%) Security Cleared
4 26 (33.33%) SQL
4 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 25 (32.05%) C#
5 25 (32.05%) Windows
6 24 (30.77%) Web Services
7 21 (26.92%) ASP.NET
7 21 (26.92%) Web Development
8 20 (25.64%) CSS
8 20 (25.64%) SC Cleared
9 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (24.36%) jQuery
10 18 (23.08%) SharePoint
11 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
11 17 (21.79%) Ajax
12 16 (20.51%) Visual Studio
12 16 (20.51%) .NET Framework
13 15 (19.23%) Oracle
13 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (17.95%) SOAP
14 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (17.95%) Workflow
15 13 (16.67%) Java
15 13 (16.67%) T-SQL
15 13 (16.67%) MVC
15 13 (16.67%) HTML5

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 18 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 12 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
3 11 (14.10%) CMS
4 6 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (7.69%) IIS
5 3 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.56%) Liferay
6 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.28%) Confluence
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.28%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.38%) MS Office
3 3 (3.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) WebTrends
1 3 (3.85%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.28%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) LDAP
2 4 (5.13%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) 3G
3 1 (1.28%) 2G
3 1 (1.28%) SGSN
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) LTE
3 1 (1.28%) 4G
3 1 (1.28%) DHCP
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (14.10%) IDOL
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database
5 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (10.26%) OLAP
5 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (10.26%) DTS
6 7 (8.97%) PowerCenter
6 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (7.69%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (5.13%) MySQL
9 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.97%) Dreamweaver
2 7 (8.97%) Subversion
3 5 (6.41%) JIRA
3 5 (6.41%) Firebug
3 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.85%) Maven
5 3 (3.85%) Selenium
6 2 (2.56%) Ant
6 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.56%) Hudson
6 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.28%) PVCS
7 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.28%) StarTeam
7 1 (1.28%) Xcode
7 1 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (8.97%) Marketing
2 4 (5.13%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Publishing
3 3 (3.85%) Danish Language
3 3 (3.85%) Dutch Language
3 3 (3.85%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.85%) Japanese Language
3 3 (3.85%) Korean Language
3 3 (3.85%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (3.85%) Spanish Language
3 3 (3.85%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.28%) German Language
4 1 (1.28%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Military
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Developer
2 13 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 12 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (8.97%) UI Developer
5 6 (7.69%) UI Programmer
6 5 (6.41%) Consultant
6 5 (6.41%) DBA
6 5 (6.41%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.41%) SQL DBA
7 4 (5.13%) Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (3.85%) TIBCO Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Web Producer
8 3 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Mobile Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.59%) .NET
2 27 (34.62%) HTML
3 24 (30.77%) Web Services
4 21 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 20 (25.64%) CSS
6 19 (24.36%) jQuery
7 17 (21.79%) Ajax
8 16 (20.51%) .NET Framework
9 14 (17.95%) SOAP
10 13 (16.67%) HTML5
11 12 (15.38%) JSON
12 8 (10.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 7 (8.97%) WCF
13 7 (8.97%) XSLT
14 6 (7.69%) REST
14 6 (7.69%) CSS3
14 6 (7.69%) Spring
15 5 (6.41%) GWT
15 5 (6.41%) Ext JS
15 5 (6.41%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) W3C
2 6 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.41%) Clustering
4 4 (5.13%) Smartphone
4 4 (5.13%) Replication
5 3 (3.85%) Wiki
5 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.56%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.28%) iSeries
7 1 (1.28%) Open Source
7 1 (1.28%) Social Media
7 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.28%) GIS
7 1 (1.28%) Derivative
7 1 (1.28%) SCORM
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Windows
2 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (8.97%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.69%) Android
4 6 (7.69%) Linux
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.85%) UNIX
7 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.28%) SUSE
8 1 (1.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) Web Development
2 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.95%) Workflow
4 13 (16.67%) MVC
5 10 (12.82%) Document Management
6 8 (10.26%) Migration
6 8 (10.26%) Analytics
7 7 (8.97%) Validation
7 7 (8.97%) Scrum
7 7 (8.97%) ETL
8 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.69%) Project Management
8 6 (7.69%) Data Management
8 6 (7.69%) Content Management
8 6 (7.69%) Release Management
8 6 (7.69%) Web Analytics
8 6 (7.69%) Master Data Management
8 6 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (7.69%) Android Development
8 6 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.90%) JavaScript
2 26 (33.33%) SQL
3 25 (32.05%) C#
4 13 (16.67%) Java
4 13 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.41%) C
5 5 (6.41%) C++
6 4 (5.13%) Perl
6 4 (5.13%) PHP
7 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.56%) VB
7 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.28%) VBA
8 1 (1.28%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.28%) VB6
8 1 (1.28%) XPath
8 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.28%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.28%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 27 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) DV Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.69%) MCTS
5 5 (6.41%) Degree
6 2 (2.56%) MCSE
7 1 (1.28%) CCNP
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.28%) MCSD
7 1 (1.28%) HND
7 1 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) SLA
2 6 (7.69%) Data Quality
3 5 (6.41%) WCAG
3 5 (6.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) SCOM
2 5 (6.41%) SCCM
3 2 (2.56%) Puppet
3 2 (2.56%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.28%) WMI
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.23%) Oracle
3 11 (14.10%) Meridio
4 8 (10.26%) Informatica
5 7 (8.97%) Business Objects
6 5 (6.41%) Sencha
7 4 (5.13%) Adobe
7 4 (5.13%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.85%) Omniture
8 3 (3.85%) SAP
8 3 (3.85%) Open Text
8 3 (3.85%) Sitecore
9 2 (2.56%) IBM
10 1 (1.28%) Sybase
10 1 (1.28%) Lotus
10 1 (1.28%) Borland
10 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.28%) Endeca
10 1 (1.28%) Google
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