The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 14 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing XML 3 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 6.38% 4.35% 20.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 16.67% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £428 £385 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.03% +23.20%
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 £43.00 £32.75 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+31.29% -5.07%
XML
Manchester

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 Salford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 21.28% 26.09% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 13
Median daily rate £400 £373 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +19.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £385 £363
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 £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford 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 Salford

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Salford

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Salford region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Salford region with a requirement for XML.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (100.00%) Streaming Media
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) DRM
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Hudson
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Robotium
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Calabash
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Calabash
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Hudson
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Robotium
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Android Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Android Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Mobile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Streaming Media
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DRM
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C