The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 40 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 8 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.09% 3.06% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 18.84% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 7
Average daily rate £400 £385 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +24.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +4.90%
XML
Wiltshire

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
96 69 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 25.07% 16.24% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 53 42
Average daily rate £350 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £502 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (52.94%) SOA
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (35.29%) Ajax
4 6 (35.29%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
4 6 (35.29%) RESTful
4 6 (35.29%) HTML5
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) .NET
4 6 (35.29%) User Experience
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 5 (29.41%) OO
5 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
5 5 (29.41%) OOD
5 5 (29.41%) Open Source
5 5 (29.41%) CSS3
5 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
5 5 (29.41%) Multithreading
5 5 (29.41%) Spring

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (35.29%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (23.53%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) CMS
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.88%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP hybris
2 1 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (5.88%) MS Access
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.76%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (23.53%) UI Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Digital Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.88%) CRM Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.88%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Programmer
7 1 (5.88%) Siebel Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
7 1 (5.88%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) jQuery
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) Ajax
3 6 (35.29%) HTML5
3 6 (35.29%) RESTful
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) CSS3
4 5 (29.41%) Spring
5 4 (23.53%) XHTML
6 2 (11.76%) Classic ASP
6 2 (11.76%) XSL
6 2 (11.76%) XSLT
7 1 (5.88%) JMS
7 1 (5.88%) JSON
7 1 (5.88%) Middleware
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (5.88%) SAP PI
7 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) SOA
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
3 5 (29.41%) Multithreading
3 5 (29.41%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) OOD
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) Release Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) BPEL
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Online Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) SEO
6 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) VB
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 2 (11.76%) XQuery
7 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Informatica
3 2 (11.76%) Siebel
3 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Ektron
4 1 (5.88%) hybris
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.88%) webMethods