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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South West / Somerset
Rank 30 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 7 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.81% 2.52% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.05% 6.67% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Median daily rate £475 £445 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.74% +34.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £36.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +25.47%

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
87 120 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 34.94% 37.74% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 88 92
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +22.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Yeovil -3 4 - -
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Ajax
6 3 (30.00%) ATG
6 3 (30.00%) EJB
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) JSP
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (20.00%) UML
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Struts

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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Fredhopper
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) PerformancePoint
4 2 (20.00%) PowerPivot
5 1 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (10.00%) DTS
5 1 (10.00%) Informix
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Ant
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Buildr
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) jMock
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
2 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) WATIR
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) EJB
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) JSF
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Flash
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) WSDL
5 1 (10.00%) XHTML
5 1 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) CMDB
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (10.00%) RIA
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) XML Parsing
5 1 (10.00%) API Development
5 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
5 1 (10.00%) DSDM
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) ATG
3 2 (20.00%) BEA
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) HEAT Software
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) Sybase
4 1 (10.00%) VeriFone
4 1 (10.00%) WorldPay