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 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
Collaborative Application Markup Language (CAML)
Rank 636 611 605
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Contract jobs citing CAML 15 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.024% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.089% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 4
Median daily rate £669 £319 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.80% +2.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £344 £313
% change year-on-year
+45.45% +10.00%
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
14868 14585 14718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 26.94% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10530 9574 9788
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 203 179
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.53 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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 24 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 24 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 -6 15 £669 +109.80%
London -8 7 £688 +139.13%
North West - 7 £500 -
Cheshire - 7 £500 -
Warrington - 6 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -

CAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 20 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 20 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (95.00%) FQL
2 19 (95.00%) VB
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (95.00%) Java
3 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (85.00%) ServiceNow
5 16 (80.00%) Data Management
6 15 (75.00%) Internet
7 14 (70.00%) Open Source
8 13 (65.00%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (60.00%) OWASP
9 12 (60.00%) Data Protection
9 12 (60.00%) Law
10 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (35.00%) Finance
11 7 (35.00%) jQuery
11 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (35.00%) HTML
11 7 (35.00%) CSS
12 6 (30.00%) HTML5
13 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
13 5 (25.00%) Coaching
13 5 (25.00%) Unix
13 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 20 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (60.00%) Law
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Leader
3 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Digital Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Digital Technical Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) REST
5 1 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Social Media
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Data Management
3 14 (70.00%) Open Source
4 13 (65.00%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (60.00%) Data Protection
5 12 (60.00%) OWASP
6 5 (25.00%) Coaching
6 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
7 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) Content Management
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.00%) Open Source Development
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 19 (95.00%) FQL
2 19 (95.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) VB
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft