The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 11 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 10.17% - 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% - 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +4.32%
XML
Scotland

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 Stirling region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 20.34% 30.26% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Median daily rate £350 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.60% +6.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling 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 Stirling

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 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 Stirling region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) XSLT
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Control-M
5 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) Xen
6 1 (14.29%) Java SE
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (14.29%) DataSynapse
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FCoE
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Multicast
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) HBase
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (71.43%) XSLT
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Java SE
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
3 1 (14.29%) Spring Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
1 1 (14.29%) MVC
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (14.29%) SRDF
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) DataSynapse
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Intel
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 1 (14.29%) VMware