The table below looks at the statistics for XForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XForms over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XForms
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XForms 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
XForms
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
167 138 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.36% 26.80% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 105 44
Average daily rate £370 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £283 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £66.00 £22.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.33% -88.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

XForms
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XForms across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XForms Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

XForms
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

XForms Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

XForms
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XForms within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 1 £320 -
XForms
Wales

XForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing XForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XForms.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) XSLT
1 16 (100.00%) UML
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
2 15 (93.75%) XPath
2 15 (93.75%) Ajax
2 15 (93.75%) Software Testing
2 15 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (93.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) IIS
2 15 (93.75%) Regression Testing
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) SOAP
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 8 (50.00%) Entity Framework

XForms
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing XForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (93.75%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Mule
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) XSLT
2 15 (93.75%) Ajax
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) SOAP
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 8 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (37.50%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (6.25%) EJB
7 1 (6.25%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 16 (100.00%) UML
2 15 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (93.75%) Regression Testing
2 15 (93.75%) Software Testing
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) Server Building
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) XPath
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft