The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 14 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 11 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 13.25% - 14.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 61.11% - 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£333 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +30.90%
XML
Hertfordshire

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 Rickmansworth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 21.69% - 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 1
Average daily rate £390 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) ETL
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (33.33%) MS Access
6 5 (33.33%) OLTP
6 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 4 (26.67%) SAP
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) OLAP
7 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
7 4 (26.67%) SOA
7 4 (26.67%) Spring
7 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (26.67%) Informatica
7 4 (26.67%) DataStage
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
7 4 (26.67%) QA
7 4 (26.67%) Data Integration

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (20.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (33.33%) MS Access
1 5 (33.33%) OLTP
1 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) OLAP
2 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (26.67%) DataStage
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (26.67%) Data Mart
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Payments Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (20.00%) Java EE
3 3 (20.00%) JMS
3 3 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) Regular Expression
4 1 (6.67%) JSF
4 1 (6.67%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
4 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ETL
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
2 4 (26.67%) Informatica
3 3 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Teradata
3 3 (20.00%) Cognos
4 1 (6.67%) BEA