The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank - 29 37
Contract jobs citing XML 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 2.36% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.05% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £400 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +280.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +3.89%
XML
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3 74 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 7.32% 58.27% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 69 34
Median daily rate £310 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +0.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

XML
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for XML.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Documentation Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik