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 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 23 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 10 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.42% 7.82% 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.49% 22.35% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 14
Median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £318 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £8.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
XML
East of England

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
69 85 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 30.53% 34.98% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 65 54
Median daily rate £405 £392 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £281 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £8.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.00%
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 5 £313 -35.89% 2
Bury St Edmunds +6 3 £475 -
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for XML.

1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
1 12 (63.16%) C#
1 12 (63.16%) jQuery
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) Ant
4 7 (36.84%) JDBC
4 7 (36.84%) JSP
4 7 (36.84%) SOAP
4 7 (36.84%) Struts
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) EJB
4 7 (36.84%) UML
4 7 (36.84%) JMS
4 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (36.84%) Ajax
4 7 (36.84%) Java EE
4 7 (36.84%) WCF
4 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) EJB 3.0
5 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (31.58%) CRM
5 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
5 6 (31.58%) Windows

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 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Ant
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (26.32%) MyEclipse
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) CRM Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) jQuery
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 7 (36.84%) Ajax
4 7 (36.84%) EJB
4 7 (36.84%) EJB 3.0
4 7 (36.84%) Java EE
4 7 (36.84%) JDBC
4 7 (36.84%) JMS
4 7 (36.84%) JSP
4 7 (36.84%) SOAP
4 7 (36.84%) Struts
4 7 (36.84%) WCF
5 4 (21.05%) Silverlight
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (10.53%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) UML
3 6 (31.58%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
4 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) MVVM
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) OWASP
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) MCITP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Capita