The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 33 31 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs citing XML 6 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.68% 4.48% 9.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 85.71% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Average daily rate £336 £347 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.23% -2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £331 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £348 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.55 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +18.51%
XML
Scotland

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 Renfrewshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 12.88% 5.22% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 6
Average daily rate £340 £347 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £348 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -9 6 £336 -3.23%
XML
Scotland

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 15 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 14 (93.33%) WPF
2 14 (93.33%) PowerShell
2 14 (93.33%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
2 14 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) VBScript
2 14 (93.33%) XSD
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (93.33%) MSI
2 14 (93.33%) WinForms
3 12 (80.00%) Change Management
3 12 (80.00%) Performance Management
4 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (66.67%) Performance Testing
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
5 8 (53.33%) Java
5 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
6 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
6 7 (46.67%) Web Development
6 7 (46.67%) Degree
6 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
6 7 (46.67%) C++
6 7 (46.67%) COBOL
6 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
6 7 (46.67%) .NET
6 7 (46.67%) Oracle

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (6.67%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) MSI
2 7 (46.67%) Eclipse
2 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Development Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Tools Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) TIBCO Developer
5 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) WinForms
1 14 (93.33%) WPF
1 14 (93.33%) XSD
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (80.00%) Change Management
2 12 (80.00%) Performance Management
3 10 (66.67%) Performance Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
4 7 (46.67%) OO
4 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
4 7 (46.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
5 1 (6.67%) EAI
5 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) PowerShell
1 14 (93.33%) VBScript
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) C
3 7 (46.67%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) COBOL
3 7 (46.67%) PL/1
3 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (13.33%) REXX
4 2 (13.33%) Tcl
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO