The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 12 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing XML 33 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.47% 7.61% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.67% 17.50% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 3
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£375 £338 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £240 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £400 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.10% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +10.16%
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
101 80 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 44.30% 43.48% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 63 35
Average daily rate £375 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +79.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +6 16 £371 +10.00% 5
Bury St Edmunds +1 3 £350 +40.00% 1
Lowestoft - - - - 2
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 34 (69.39%) Web Services
2 33 (67.35%) SQL
3 30 (61.22%) Windows
4 27 (55.10%) C#
5 23 (46.94%) .NET
6 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 20 (40.82%) SOAP
8 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
9 17 (34.69%) Workflow
9 17 (34.69%) WCF
10 16 (32.65%) PowerShell
11 15 (30.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (30.61%) MVVM
11 15 (30.61%) JSON
11 15 (30.61%) Dynamics CRM
11 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (30.61%) CRM
12 14 (28.57%) Linux
12 14 (28.57%) UNIX
12 14 (28.57%) Firewall
12 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
12 14 (28.57%) VPN
12 14 (28.57%) DNS
12 14 (28.57%) Shell Script
12 14 (28.57%) Replication
12 14 (28.57%) Puppet
12 14 (28.57%) Reactive Extensions
12 14 (28.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 14 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 14 (28.57%) VPN
1 14 (28.57%) DNS
1 14 (28.57%) Firewall
1 14 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
2 12 (24.49%) SAN
3 3 (6.12%) Intranet
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.20%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (81.63%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) CRM Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (8.16%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) QA Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) QA Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Programmer
8 2 (4.08%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (69.39%) Web Services
2 23 (46.94%) .NET
3 20 (40.82%) SOAP
4 17 (34.69%) WCF
5 15 (30.61%) JSON
6 14 (28.57%) Reactive Extensions
6 14 (28.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 11 (22.45%) Silverlight
8 9 (18.37%) HTML
8 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
9 7 (14.29%) WPF
9 7 (14.29%) XSLT
9 7 (14.29%) jQuery
10 6 (12.24%) Ajax
10 6 (12.24%) CSS
11 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
11 5 (10.20%) MDX
12 4 (8.16%) WF
12 4 (8.16%) LINQ
12 4 (8.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Replication
2 4 (8.16%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.16%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 14 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Workflow
2 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) CRM
2 15 (30.61%) MVVM
3 12 (24.49%) MVC
4 11 (22.45%) TDD
5 10 (20.41%) DevOps
6 9 (18.37%) Data Modelling
7 8 (16.33%) ETL
7 8 (16.33%) Migration
7 8 (16.33%) Data Migration
8 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.12%) System Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Project Planning
10 3 (6.12%) Data Transformation
11 2 (4.08%) Agile Testing
11 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (67.35%) SQL
2 27 (55.10%) C#
3 16 (32.65%) PowerShell
4 14 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.24%) Java
7 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (22.45%) MCITP
2 9 (18.37%) Degree
3 6 (12.24%) Sun Certification
4 5 (10.20%) ISEB
5 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (8.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) Puppet
1 14 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) HP
3 2 (4.08%) ForgeRock
3 2 (4.08%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.04%) Nintex
4 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
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