The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 12 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 8.25% 2.56% 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.62% 6.25% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £428 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
XML
Manchester

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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 38.14% 41.03% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 5
Median daily rate £420 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £324 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £370 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stockport 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 Stockport

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

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

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Stockport region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

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

1 14 (73.68%) JSON
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 12 (63.16%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) Tomcat
3 12 (63.16%) Spring
3 12 (63.16%) AngularJS
4 11 (57.89%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (57.89%) SOA
4 11 (57.89%) JDBC
4 11 (57.89%) MySQL
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle
5 10 (52.63%) IBM
5 10 (52.63%) SOAP
5 10 (52.63%) HTTP
6 9 (47.37%) Middleware
6 9 (47.37%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 9 (47.37%) JBoss
6 9 (47.37%) Apache
6 9 (47.37%) REST
6 9 (47.37%) High Availability
6 9 (47.37%) Apache Camel
6 9 (47.37%) Microservices
6 9 (47.37%) Hadoop
7 8 (42.11%) Open Source
7 8 (42.11%) Front End Development
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) MVC
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 12 (63.16%) Tomcat
2 9 (47.37%) Apache
2 9 (47.37%) JBoss
3 3 (15.79%) Jetty
3 3 (15.79%) nginx
4 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
1 11 (57.89%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (47.37%) Hadoop
3 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Angular Developer
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) DataStage Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) JSON
2 12 (63.16%) AngularJS
2 12 (63.16%) Spring
3 11 (57.89%) JDBC
4 10 (52.63%) SOAP
5 9 (47.37%) ActiveMQ
5 9 (47.37%) Apache Camel
5 9 (47.37%) Middleware
5 9 (47.37%) REST
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) JAX-RS
7 3 (15.79%) JMS
7 3 (15.79%) Spring Security
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.53%) jQuery
8 2 (10.53%) JSP
8 2 (10.53%) Servlets
8 2 (10.53%) WCF
8 2 (10.53%) WSDL
8 2 (10.53%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) SOA
3 9 (47.37%) High Availability
3 9 (47.37%) Microservices
4 8 (42.11%) Front End Development
4 8 (42.11%) Open Source
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Prototyping
7 2 (10.53%) BPEL
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) SEO
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) UML
8 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.26%) ETL
8 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) SAP