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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 18 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.44% - 2.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £304 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
XML
Staffordshire

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
21 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 25.61% 63.33% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 15
Median daily rate £308 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.78% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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
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 28 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for XML.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WCF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET