The table below looks at the statistics for CAML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAML over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Collaborative Application Markup Language (CAML)
Rank 632 624 618
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing CAML 15 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.021% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.098% 0.080% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 2
Median daily rate £550 £338 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.96% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £255 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £368 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+38.57% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15308 14976 14857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.54% 26.82% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10705 9692 9726
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 203 204
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.30 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

CAML
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CAML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CAML
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CAML within the UK.

CAML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CAML
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CAML within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

CAML Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CAML
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CAML within the UK.

CAML Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CAML
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAML within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 15 £550 +62.96%
North West - 7 £500 -
Cheshire - 7 £500 -
Warrington - 6 £500 -
North East - 5 £455 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £455 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £455 -
London -11 3 £725 +152.17%
Knutsford - 1 - -

CAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CAML.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 16 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (93.75%) FQL
2 15 (93.75%) VB
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) Java
3 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (81.25%) ServiceNow
5 12 (75.00%) Data Management
5 12 (75.00%) Internet
6 10 (62.50%) Open Source
7 9 (56.25%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (50.00%) OWASP
8 8 (50.00%) Data Protection
8 8 (50.00%) Law
8 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
9 7 (43.75%) HTML
9 7 (43.75%) CSS
9 7 (43.75%) jQuery
10 6 (37.50%) HTML5
11 5 (31.25%) Linux
11 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X
11 5 (31.25%) Unix
11 5 (31.25%) Finance
12 4 (25.00%) Computer Science

CAML
Top Related IT Skills 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 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (50.00%) Law
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Digital Architect
4 4 (25.00%) Digital Technical Architect
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Leader
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Digital Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Data Management
3 10 (62.50%) Open Source
4 9 (56.25%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 8 (50.00%) OWASP
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.25%) Content Management
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (6.25%) Open Source Development
8 1 (6.25%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) SDLC
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 15 (93.75%) FQL
2 15 (93.75%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) VB
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft