The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank - 37 24
Contract jobs citing XML 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 3.42% 4.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 20.00% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £343 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £30.35
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +21.93%

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
14 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 26.42% 17.12% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 6
Median daily rate £330 £343 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% -1.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £420 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) MSI
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MSI
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware