The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - - 116
Contract jobs citing XAML 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
XAML
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
999 947 1005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 34.04% 32.35% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 497 596
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 22
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +22.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing XAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

XAML Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

XAML
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XAML 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XAML.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress