The table below looks at the statistics for XACML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XACML over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eXtensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML)
Rank - 595 568
Contract jobs citing XACML 0 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.027% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £600 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £600 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
14624 13900 13032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.43% 26.94% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10168 9284 8197
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 195 268
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

XACML
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XACML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XACML
Daily Rate Trend

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

XACML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XACML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing XACML 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 XACML.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Thrift
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Telerik
3 4 (50.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (37.50%) VisualVM
4 3 (37.50%) YourKit
4 3 (37.50%) MyBatis

XACML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing XACML 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 XACML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) ANTLR
2 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) VisualVM
2 3 (37.50%) YourKit
3 1 (12.50%) Bower
3 1 (12.50%) FxCop
3 1 (12.50%) Grunt
3 1 (12.50%) JSHint
3 1 (12.50%) Moq
3 1 (12.50%) NDepend
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
3 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) StyleCop
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Thrift
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
3 3 (37.50%) Drools
3 3 (37.50%) JMS
3 3 (37.50%) MyBatis
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) COM
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
1 8 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) BPMN
4 3 (37.50%) Code Coverage
4 3 (37.50%) Low Latency
4 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Business Development
5 1 (12.50%) SOLID
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Telerik
3 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft