The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Renfrewshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank - 10 -
Contract jobs citing XML 0 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 16.92% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 78.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Average daily rate - £370 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.65 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +18.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 33.68% 21.54% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 1
Average daily rate £324 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.56% +23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) CA
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) MS Project
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) VBScript
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CA
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft