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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 17 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing XML 21 34 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.47% 12.83% 4.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.60% 28.33% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 5
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£425 £365 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £8.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £33.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.85% -3.64%
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
89 120 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.89% 45.28% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 92 39
Average daily rate £413 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £12.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -5 10 £438 +19.86% 3
Bury St Edmunds -6 2 - - 2
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 38 (77.55%) C#
2 29 (59.18%) Web Services
3 27 (55.10%) SOAP
4 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
5 25 (51.02%) .NET
6 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
7 21 (42.86%) WCF
8 17 (34.69%) Windows
9 16 (32.65%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (32.65%) .NET Framework
10 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (30.61%) VB
10 15 (30.61%) ADO
11 13 (26.53%) Client/Server
12 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (20.41%) SDLC
13 10 (20.41%) N-Tier
13 10 (20.41%) TDD
14 9 (18.37%) Kofax
14 9 (18.37%) Process Management
14 9 (18.37%) Document Management
15 8 (16.33%) Content Management
15 8 (16.33%) EMC
15 8 (16.33%) Documentum
16 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
16 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (14.29%) Process Improvement
16 7 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
17 6 (12.24%) Dynamics CRM
17 6 (12.24%) Java

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (32.65%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (16.33%) Documentum
3 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MySQL
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.16%) JIRA
3 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Architect
3 16 (32.65%) BizTalk Developer
4 7 (14.29%) AWS Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.16%) IT Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Java Technical Architect
6 4 (8.16%) CRM Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.08%) IT Graduate
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate
7 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) Web Services
2 27 (55.10%) SOAP
3 25 (51.02%) .NET
4 21 (42.86%) WCF
5 16 (32.65%) .NET Framework
6 15 (30.61%) ADO
7 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
7 5 (10.20%) Apache CXF
7 5 (10.20%) RESTful
7 5 (10.20%) jQuery
8 4 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (8.16%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (6.12%) HTML
9 3 (6.12%) CSS
10 2 (4.08%) J2EE
10 2 (4.08%) Silverlight
10 2 (4.08%) Google Maps API
10 2 (4.08%) Reactive Extensions
10 2 (4.08%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Client/Server
2 10 (20.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) TDD
2 10 (20.41%) SDLC
3 9 (18.37%) Process Management
3 9 (18.37%) Document Management
4 8 (16.33%) Content Management
5 7 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
5 7 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 6 (12.24%) OOD
6 6 (12.24%) OO
6 6 (12.24%) CRM
7 5 (10.20%) UML
7 5 (10.20%) Scrum
8 4 (8.16%) Web Design
8 4 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) DevOps
9 3 (6.12%) Workflow
9 3 (6.12%) Migration
10 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) C#
2 15 (30.61%) VB
3 6 (12.24%) Java
4 5 (10.20%) SQL
5 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) PHP5
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
3 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) MCSD
4 1 (2.04%) ISEB
4 1 (2.04%) MCTS
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Kofax
3 8 (16.33%) EMC
4 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.16%) ForgeRock
6 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.08%) OpenText
7 2 (4.08%) Google
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