The table below looks at the statistics for XML 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 XML over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 25 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 26 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.84% 3.31% 6.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.80% 13.24% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 10
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£400 £333 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £288 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £386 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
XML
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
125 136 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 28.09% 25.05% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 84 38
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 £190.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.89% +1017.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

XML
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

XML
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 XML within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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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 +16 17 £388 +13.97%
Bridgend - 3 £400 -
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £400 - 1
Newport - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - - 1
Torfaen - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
XML
Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing XML 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 XML.

1 30 (38.96%) HTML
1 30 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 27 (35.06%) SQL
2 27 (35.06%) Web Services
3 26 (33.77%) CSS
4 25 (32.47%) C#
5 23 (29.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (27.27%) SOAP
8 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
9 18 (23.38%) .NET
9 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
9 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (23.38%) HTML5
10 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
11 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2000
11 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (19.48%) WCF
12 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
12 14 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 14 (18.18%) T-SQL
13 13 (16.88%) Migration
14 12 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
15 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (14.29%) jQuery
15 11 (14.29%) JSON
15 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
15 11 (14.29%) NHS
15 11 (14.29%) Intranet

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing XML 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 XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.19%) Apache
2 4 (5.19%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.30%) CICS
5 1 (1.30%) Zope
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.30%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Office
2 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.30%) Doxygen
4 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.90%) Magento
2 3 (3.90%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Intranet
2 9 (11.69%) Internet
3 7 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (1.30%) VPN
4 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 23 (29.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2000
4 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
8 4 (5.19%) MySQL
9 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.30%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (7.79%) JUnit
3 5 (6.49%) Subversion
3 5 (6.49%) Jasmine
3 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.90%) XMLUnit
5 3 (3.90%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.60%) JIRA
7 1 (1.30%) Selenium
7 1 (1.30%) Maven
7 1 (1.30%) Xcode
7 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.30%) DbUnit
General
1 6 (7.79%) Back Office
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Publishing
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (49.35%) Developer
2 13 (16.88%) Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) PHP Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Web Project Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Web Manager
7 4 (5.19%) CRM Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (3.90%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.90%) PHP Magento Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Designer
8 3 (3.90%) Magento Developer
8 3 (3.90%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Intranet Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.96%) HTML
2 27 (35.06%) Web Services
3 26 (33.77%) CSS
4 21 (27.27%) SOAP
5 18 (23.38%) .NET
5 18 (23.38%) HTML5
6 15 (19.48%) WCF
7 11 (14.29%) jQuery
7 11 (14.29%) JSON
8 10 (12.99%) Ajax
8 10 (12.99%) CSS3
9 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET
10 6 (7.79%) REST
11 5 (6.49%) Play Framework
11 5 (6.49%) XHTML
12 4 (5.19%) XSLT
12 4 (5.19%) XML Schema
12 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.19%) Silverlight
13 3 (3.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) NHS
2 9 (11.69%) Replication
2 9 (11.69%) User Experience
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.90%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.60%) Clustering
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) UNIX
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.88%) Migration
3 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 10 (12.99%) Data Migration
5 9 (11.69%) Web Design
5 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
6 8 (10.39%) Content Management
6 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
6 8 (10.39%) MVC
6 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (9.09%) SOA
7 7 (9.09%) Information Security
8 6 (7.79%) Scrum
8 6 (7.79%) ETL
8 6 (7.79%) UML
8 6 (7.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.79%) User Stories
9 5 (6.49%) Test Scripting
9 5 (6.49%) Validation
9 5 (6.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.06%) SQL
2 25 (32.47%) C#
3 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.69%) Java
6 6 (7.79%) PHP
7 5 (6.49%) Scala
8 4 (5.19%) Ruby
9 3 (3.90%) XPath
10 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.60%) C
10 2 (2.60%) C++
11 1 (1.30%) COBOL
11 1 (1.30%) Perl
11 1 (1.30%) Groovy
11 1 (1.30%) Python
11 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.49%) ISEB
4 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.60%) Degree
4 2 (2.60%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) Alterian
3 5 (6.49%) HP
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle
4 4 (5.19%) Casewise
5 3 (3.90%) Progress
6 1 (1.30%) Zend
6 1 (1.30%) Sybase
6 1 (1.30%) ILOG
Merthyr Tydfil
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago