The first table below looks at the demand for ebXML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ebXML over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business using eXtensible Markup Language (e-Business XML)
Rank - 543 586
Contract jobs citing ebXML 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.008% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15117 12750 15276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.85% 26.72% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9729 7964 9020
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 352 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

ebXML
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ebXML within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ebXML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ebXML
Daily Rate Trend

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

ebXML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ebXML
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ebXML Hourly Rate Trend in the UK