The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 33 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing XML 1 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.42% 5.03% 2.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 12.82% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 7
Median daily rate £300 £361 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.95% +17.47%
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 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+32.30% -5.10%
XML
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 117 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 23.53% 39.26% 40.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 65 110
Median daily rate £375 £360 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 29 2
Median hourly rate £190.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+344.44% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

XML
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 1 £300 -
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 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 Somerset region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
6 2 (18.18%) Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) SAP
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (9.09%) REST
7 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) DTS
5 1 (9.09%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) CRM Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (9.09%) WSDL
5 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) MODAF
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Delphi
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) RPG
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Autodesk