The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 50 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing XML 18 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.41% 1.60% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.77% 8.02% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 22
Median daily rate £375 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £436 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -1.42%
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
141 187 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.90% 19.94% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 135 134
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £284 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 3
Median hourly rate £18.75 £28.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.03% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.10 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £55.55 £36.50
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 Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for XML.

1 12 (33.33%) HTML
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Java
2 11 (30.56%) CSS
2 11 (30.56%) SOAP
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.78%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) Unix
4 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 7 (19.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (19.44%) QA
5 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (19.44%) Publishing
5 7 (19.44%) CMS
5 7 (19.44%) Content Management
5 7 (19.44%) Marketing
5 7 (19.44%) Adobe
5 7 (19.44%) TeamSite
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
5 7 (19.44%) C#
6 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 6 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (16.67%) User Experience
6 6 (16.67%) Use Case
6 6 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design

XML
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 7 (19.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 7 (19.44%) CMS
2 3 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) PuTTY
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) 2G
2 1 (2.78%) 3G
2 1 (2.78%) 4G
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) LTE
2 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Selenium
2 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) MSTest
3 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.78%) Fiddler
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Mockito
4 1 (2.78%) PeopleTools
General
1 7 (19.44%) Marketing
1 7 (19.44%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
1 9 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Web Producer
4 5 (13.89%) Integration Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Integration Test Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Content Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Web Content Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Web Content Producer
5 4 (11.11%) Web Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) HTML
2 11 (30.56%) CSS
2 11 (30.56%) SOAP
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
4 4 (11.11%) .NET
4 4 (11.11%) Spring
4 4 (11.11%) WCF
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.33%) JSON
5 3 (8.33%) Middleware
5 3 (8.33%) REST
6 2 (5.56%) jQuery
6 2 (5.56%) Symfony
6 2 (5.56%) WPF
6 2 (5.56%) XSD
6 2 (5.56%) XSLT
7 1 (2.78%) SAML
7 1 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.78%) WSDL
7 1 (2.78%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 7 (19.44%) Content Management
4 6 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (16.67%) SOA
4 6 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Use Case
5 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.33%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) SDLC
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.33%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) C
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) SQR
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB
2 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) HNC
3 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) TeamSite
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Adobe
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
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