The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 13 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.33% 4.88% 9.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.27% 8.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £338 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 - £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +17.18%

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 30.56% 58.54% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 12
Median daily rate £250 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £316 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Subversion
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (20.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) React
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (20.00%) JSF
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) XHTML
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) SOLID
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
6 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
6 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft