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 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 22 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing XML 7 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.27% 2.76% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.14% 13.79% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Median daily rate £450 £250 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -15.46%
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
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
29 58 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.68% 20.00% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 37 43
Median daily rate £363 £313 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £488 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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 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 25 August 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 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 Slough region with a requirement for XML.

1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 13 (81.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
5 8 (50.00%) Java
6 7 (43.75%) MS Project
6 7 (43.75%) UML
6 7 (43.75%) J2EE
6 7 (43.75%) CRM
6 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
6 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (43.75%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (43.75%) Use Case
6 7 (43.75%) Time Management
6 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (37.50%) Workflow
7 6 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (37.50%) Visualforce
7 6 (37.50%) Apex Code
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (37.50%) Apache Flex
7 6 (37.50%) Release Management
7 6 (37.50%) SOA
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (37.50%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Siebel
9 2 (12.50%) ERP

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 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) Alfresco
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Liferay
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (12.50%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Gradle
2 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) CRM Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Business Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) CRM Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Online Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Business Integration Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) CRM Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Web Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) J2EE
4 6 (37.50%) Apache Flex
4 6 (37.50%) Visualforce
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) EDIFACT
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) JSR 168
5 1 (6.25%) Servlets
5 1 (6.25%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) Struts
5 1 (6.25%) Velocity
5 1 (6.25%) XHTML
5 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) CRM
1 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
1 7 (43.75%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Time Management
1 7 (43.75%) UML
1 7 (43.75%) Use Case
2 6 (37.50%) Release Management
2 6 (37.50%) SOA
2 6 (37.50%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Usability Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) Apex Code
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.25%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
1 6 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (18.75%) Siebel
3 1 (6.25%) GigaSpaces