The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 21 35 14
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Contract jobs citing XML 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 7.20% 2.79% 5.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 10.53% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Average daily rate
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£373 £105 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+254.76% -77.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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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
72 57 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 57.60% 26.51% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 45 5
Average daily rate £340 £325 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £350 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) Content Management
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (55.56%) Wiki
3 5 (55.56%) GIS
4 4 (44.44%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) XHTML
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
7 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (11.11%) ISO 14001
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Summit

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Author
1 6 (66.67%) Technical Author
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) AWS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) Ajax
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Wiki
1 5 (55.56%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Content Management
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
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