The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 13 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Contract jobs citing XML 10 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.09% 1.70% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.78% 5.48% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £320 £373 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -1.42%
XML
Berkshire

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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 73 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 25.53% 31.06% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 55 57
Median daily rate £320 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Slough

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Slough region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for XML.

1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
4 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
4 8 (47.06%) Servlets
4 8 (47.06%) Extreme Programming
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) TDD
4 8 (47.06%) Pair Programming
4 8 (47.06%) Subversion
4 8 (47.06%) Spring
4 8 (47.06%) Velocity
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (47.06%) JIRA
4 8 (47.06%) Groovy
4 8 (47.06%) Scala
4 8 (47.06%) Open Source
4 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
4 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
4 8 (47.06%) GitHub
4 8 (47.06%) Gradle
4 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
5 7 (41.18%) Functional Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Quality Management
5 7 (41.18%) J2EE
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) MVC
7 5 (29.41%) Finance

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
2 5 (29.41%) Alfresco
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) Liferay
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) LiveCycle
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Gradle
1 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
1 8 (47.06%) JIRA
1 8 (47.06%) Subversion
2 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
2 5 (29.41%) IntelliJ
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) CRM Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Integration Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Online Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Project Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Web Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Web Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) LiveCycle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) Servlets
2 8 (47.06%) Spring
2 8 (47.06%) Velocity
3 7 (41.18%) J2EE
4 6 (35.29%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) JSR 168
5 5 (29.41%) Struts
5 5 (29.41%) XHTML
5 5 (29.41%) XSLT
6 3 (17.65%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) CSS
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.88%) HTML5
8 1 (5.88%) jQuery
8 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.88%) Node.js
8 1 (5.88%) Sass
8 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
1 8 (47.06%) Extreme Programming
1 8 (47.06%) Open Source
1 8 (47.06%) Pair Programming
1 8 (47.06%) TDD
1 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
2 7 (41.18%) Functional Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Quality Management
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
4 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Time Management
4 5 (29.41%) UML
4 5 (29.41%) Use Case
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) Microservices
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) Groovy
3 8 (47.06%) Scala
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) C
6 1 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle