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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Collaborative Application Markup Language (CAML)
UK
Rank - 616 587
Contract jobs citing CAML 0 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.014% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Median daily rate - £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £550
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
13751 14734 13681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.66% 28.97% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9453 10131 9262
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 264 181
Median hourly rate £38.00 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.55 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow Development
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS

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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle