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 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 26 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing XML 11 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.68% 3.23% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.00% 11.96% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 4
Median daily rate £406 £373 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.06% -9.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £331 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
50 92 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.28% 26.98% 33.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 71 88
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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 £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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 (52.94%) HTML
1 9 (52.94%) CMS
2 5 (29.41%) Publishing
2 5 (29.41%) Content Management
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Document Management
3 4 (23.53%) JSON
3 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
3 4 (23.53%) Statistics
3 4 (23.53%) C
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 3 (17.65%) RESTful
4 3 (17.65%) PHPUnit
4 3 (17.65%) WordPress
4 3 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (17.65%) Sitecore
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (17.65%) OOP
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) Apache
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Java

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 (52.94%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (17.65%) WordPress
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) ATM
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
1 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) PHPUnit
2 3 (17.65%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) Ant
4 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
4 1 (5.88%) GitLab
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 5 (29.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) HTML5
2 4 (23.53%) JSON
2 4 (23.53%) REST
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) LAMP
3 3 (17.65%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (17.65%) RESTful
3 3 (17.65%) Symfony
4 2 (11.76%) Middleware
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Lucene
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
1 4 (23.53%) Statistics
2 3 (17.65%) Blog
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Content Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Document Management
3 3 (17.65%) BDD
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) OOP
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Data Stewardship
4 2 (11.76%) Data Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) Data Validation
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Sitecore