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 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 26 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing XML 3 6 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.28% 2.34% 7.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.98% 7.79% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 12
Median daily rate £290 £363 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £12.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +249.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 77 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.30% 30.08% 46.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 46 76
Median daily rate £338 £355 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £12.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +249.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 24 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 Southampton region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) XSLT
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) VB
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) CMS
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) Project Planning

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 3 (27.27%) CMS
1 3 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) JBehave
3 1 (9.09%) jMock
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) MSI
3 1 (9.09%) NUnit
3 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 1 (9.09%) WiX
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) XSLT
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) Breeze.js
4 1 (9.09%) Durandal
4 1 (9.09%) ELK Stack
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Express
4 1 (9.09%) Kendo UI
4 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Full Text Search
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) VB
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Marathon
1 1 (9.09%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) DevExpress
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
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