The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 34 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 1 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.41% 2.88% 8.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 7.41% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 14
Median daily rate - £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+15.27% +25.47%

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 54 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.92% 38.85% 42.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 32 65
Median daily rate £360 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

XML
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -11 1 - -
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Subversion
6 1 (16.67%) Spring
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) J2EE
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Drools
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) OWASP
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) RAD
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) SSADM
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle