The table below looks at the statistics for SGML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SGML over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML)
Rank - 590 552
Contract jobs citing SGML 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.013% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +2.43%

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
15302 14868 13755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.41% 28.09% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10241 9644 8648
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £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 225 213 332
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

SGML
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SGML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SGML
Daily Rate Trend

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

SGML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SGML
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SGML Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SGML
Top 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SGML 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 SGML.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Doxygen
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Programming

SGML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SGML 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 SGML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Doxygen
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Author
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java