The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 13 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing XML 12 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 9.45% 2.44% 6.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.50% 15.00% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £280 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.78% -50.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
XML
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.20% 16.26% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 19
Average daily rate £410 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +6 11 £425 +51.78% 3
XML
West Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 20 (64.52%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) MongoDB
4 13 (41.94%) JSON
4 13 (41.94%) HTML
5 12 (38.71%) Open Source
6 11 (35.48%) HTML5
7 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
7 10 (32.26%) Play Framework
8 9 (29.03%) CSS
8 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (29.03%) Oracle
9 8 (25.81%) IntelliJ
9 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
9 8 (25.81%) CGI
9 8 (25.81%) Windows
9 8 (25.81%) SQL
9 8 (25.81%) MySQL
9 8 (25.81%) Internet
9 8 (25.81%) Firewall
9 8 (25.81%) Scrum
9 8 (25.81%) Test Strategy
9 8 (25.81%) Scala
9 8 (25.81%) Ruby
9 8 (25.81%) Selenium
9 8 (25.81%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (22.58%) JIRA
10 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (22.58%) Confluence
10 7 (22.58%) Adobe Experience Manager

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 7 (22.58%) Confluence
1 7 (22.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (19.35%) WebLogic
3 4 (12.90%) Apache
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
1 8 (25.81%) Internet
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) SSL
3 4 (12.90%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) MongoDB
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) IntelliJ
1 8 (25.81%) Selenium
2 7 (22.58%) JIRA
3 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
3 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
3 4 (12.90%) JUnit
4 2 (6.45%) ClearCase
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Architect
3 7 (22.58%) DBA
4 5 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Designer
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Testing Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Testing Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) HTML
1 13 (41.94%) JSON
2 11 (35.48%) HTML5
3 10 (32.26%) Play Framework
4 9 (29.03%) CSS
5 8 (25.81%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (25.81%) CGI
6 7 (22.58%) XSD
7 6 (19.35%) SOAP
7 6 (19.35%) J2SE
7 6 (19.35%) REST
8 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
8 4 (12.90%) Spring
8 4 (12.90%) J2EE
9 2 (6.45%) EJB
9 2 (6.45%) .NET
9 2 (6.45%) Web Services
9 2 (6.45%) XHTML
9 2 (6.45%) Ajax
9 2 (6.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) SUSE
2 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Open Source
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) Test Strategy
4 7 (22.58%) Analytics
4 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
4 7 (22.58%) Web Design
4 7 (22.58%) OO
5 6 (19.35%) Software Architecture
5 6 (19.35%) DevOps
5 6 (19.35%) Microservices
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
6 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Test Management
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) Ruby
3 8 (25.81%) Scala
4 2 (6.45%) C#
4 2 (6.45%) VB
4 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Adobe
2 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
2 7 (22.58%) webMethods
3 3 (9.68%) Informatica
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
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Jumar Solutions
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Jumar Solutions
Rate: £410 per day
Posted: 24 days ago