The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 18 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 3.55% 1.01% 4.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 4.17% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £410 £250 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.00% -23.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £250 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £250 £330
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 £44.00 £32.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+36.43% -5.83%
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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 17.73% 24.24% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 8
Median daily rate £325 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £375
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 £38.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 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 Solihull region with a requirement for XML.

1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JUnit
2 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) JSP
2 6 (60.00%) Servlets
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) UML
2 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (50.00%) Artifactory
3 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Apache CXF
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
3 5 (50.00%) Toad
3 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
1 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (60.00%) JUnit
2 5 (50.00%) Ant
2 5 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 5 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) Toad
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (30.00%) PVCS
5 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) OBIEE Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) JSP
2 6 (60.00%) Servlets
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) Apache CXF
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) OC4J
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Struts
5 2 (20.00%) WinForms
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) UML
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Development
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) VB
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (20.00%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Ektron
3 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore