The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XAML 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
XAML
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 90 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.46% 54.55% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 52 27
Median daily rate £313 £363 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £420 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 £8.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+275.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing XAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XAML 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for XAML.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NSubstitute
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Ninject
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress