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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 32 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing XML 13 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.88% 5.82% 4.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 30.36% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £203 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £405 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
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
65 56 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.38% 19.18% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 40
Average daily rate £383 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £365 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014, 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 (50.00%) MVC
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) jQuery
2 9 (45.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (30.00%) Spring
5 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (30.00%) CMS
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) ColdFusion
6 5 (25.00%) CFML
6 5 (25.00%) XHTML
6 5 (25.00%) Ajax
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) ColdBox
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5
6 5 (25.00%) CSS3
6 5 (25.00%) Railo
7 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (20.00%) SOAP
7 4 (20.00%) XSD
7 4 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (20.00%) J2EE
7 4 (20.00%) Finance

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 (30.00%) CMS
2 5 (25.00%) ColdFusion
2 5 (25.00%) Railo
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.00%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (10.00%) Hudson
4 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (5.00%) Ant
5 1 (5.00%) JUnit
5 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.00%) Mockito
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ColdFusion Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Platform Architect
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) jQuery
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) XHTML
5 5 (25.00%) Ajax
5 5 (25.00%) ColdBox
5 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 5 (25.00%) CSS3
6 4 (20.00%) SOAP
6 4 (20.00%) XSD
6 4 (20.00%) J2EE
7 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (15.00%) SAML
7 3 (15.00%) XSLT
7 3 (15.00%) JSP
7 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) PKI
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) DTV
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (25.00%) CFML
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) XQuery
6 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) UAG
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (10.00%) MIIS
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) DevExpress
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