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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing XAML 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.44% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £320 £344
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
48 116 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.21% 51.10% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 75 34
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £16.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

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