The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 37 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing XML 4 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.15% 2.48% 3.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 9.28% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 11
Median daily rate £375 £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £550
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 £39.75 £36.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 97 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 25.79% 26.72% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 79 49
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swindon region with a requirement for XML.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) Apache
4 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) Ant
5 4 (40.00%) JUnit
5 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (40.00%) JBehave
5 4 (40.00%) Subversion
5 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Maven
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) SDET
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (30.00%) JSON
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (30.00%) ISEB

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (20.00%) JBoss
5 1 (10.00%) Alfresco
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) Ant
2 4 (40.00%) JBehave
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Architect
4 1 (10.00%) JSP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) Dropwizard
6 2 (20.00%) JSP
6 2 (20.00%) JSTL
6 2 (20.00%) Sass
6 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
7 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (10.00%) JDBC
7 1 (10.00%) jQuery
7 1 (10.00%) Middleware
7 1 (10.00%) SOAP
7 1 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SDET
2 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) webMethods
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
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