The table below looks at the statistics for CAML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAML over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Collaborative Application Markup Language (CAML)
Rank 594 576 540
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -36
Contract jobs citing CAML 13 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.011% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.089% 0.041% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
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£319 £313 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £356 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £313 £550
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -43.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average 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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

CAML
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CAML within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAML within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 13 £319 +2.00% 2
London - 5 £288 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
Leeds - 3 £350 -
South West - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Salisbury - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - -
Cambridge - 1 £300 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £300 - 2
City of London - 1 £275 -
Paddington - 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 £300 - 2

CAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CAML 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 CAML.

1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 26 (96.30%) C#
3 25 (92.59%) ASP.NET
4 19 (70.37%) XML
4 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
5 18 (66.67%) CSS
6 17 (62.96%) Visual Studio
7 16 (59.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 15 (55.56%) Web Services
9 14 (51.85%) HTML
10 13 (48.15%) jQuery
11 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
11 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (37.04%) SQL
14 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
15 8 (29.63%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (29.63%) Ajax
16 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
16 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
16 7 (25.93%) IIS
16 7 (25.93%) XSLT
17 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 6 (22.22%) MVC
17 6 (22.22%) Information Governance
17 6 (22.22%) WCF
17 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
18 5 (18.52%) Analytics

CAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CAML 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 CAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 16 (59.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (29.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (25.93%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.70%) CMS
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) InfoPath
3 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LDAP
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Visual Studio
2 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (7.41%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 23 (85.19%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Designer
3 3 (11.11%) Designer
3 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) ASP.NET
3 19 (70.37%) XML
4 18 (66.67%) CSS
5 15 (55.56%) Web Services
6 14 (51.85%) HTML
7 13 (48.15%) jQuery
8 8 (29.63%) Ajax
9 7 (25.93%) XSLT
10 6 (22.22%) WCF
10 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (18.52%) DHTML
12 3 (11.11%) REST
12 3 (11.11%) LINQ
12 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 3 (11.11%) XHTML
13 2 (7.41%) XSL
14 1 (3.70%) WF
14 1 (3.70%) XSD
14 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) NHS
2 2 (7.41%) W3C
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) Information Governance
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Workflow
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Document Management
5 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Content Management
6 3 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
7 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.70%) Information Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) System Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Process Management
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
4 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GxP
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Nintex
Cambridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £300 per day + Flex
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago