The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 28 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing XML 8 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.40% 3.49% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.39% 14.29% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 6
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £345 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £32.75 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+31.29% -5.07%
XML
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 91 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 19.57% 24.46% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 67 108
Median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -58.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Southampton region with a requirement for XML.

1 9 (50.00%) CMS
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 5 (27.78%) Publishing
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Content Management
3 4 (22.22%) Document Management
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 4 (22.22%) C
3 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Statistics
3 4 (22.22%) JSON
3 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 4 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (22.22%) Sitecore
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) HTML5
3 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
4 3 (16.67%) REST
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) Symfony

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 9 (50.00%) CMS
2 4 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (16.67%) Apache
3 3 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) ATM
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) MSI
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) WiX
3 1 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 5 (27.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Sitecore Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) HTML5
3 4 (22.22%) JSON
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) LAMP
4 3 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (16.67%) REST
4 3 (16.67%) RESTful
4 3 (16.67%) Symfony
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Breeze.js
6 1 (5.56%) Durandal
6 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Express
6 1 (5.56%) Kendo UI
6 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 4 (22.22%) Statistics
2 3 (16.67%) Blog
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Content Management
2 4 (22.22%) Document Management
2 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) BDD
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Data Stewardship
4 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 2 (11.11%) Data Validation
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) C
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 3 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.56%) BMC
2 1 (5.56%) DevExpress
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy