The table below looks at the statistics for XBRL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XBRL over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
Rank - 658 642
Contract jobs citing XBRL 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.006% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £525 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 -
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
16183 16109 15514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.93% 28.01% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11213 10928 9835
Median daily rate £417 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 286 215
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

XBRL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing XBRL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XBRL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XBRL
Daily Rate Trend

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

XBRL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XBRL
Hourly Rate Trend

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

XBRL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

XBRL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XBRL 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 XBRL.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Pentaho
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (42.86%) Cloudera
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
4 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Confluence
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (28.57%) Physical Data Model

XBRL
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 (28.57%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) Pentaho
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ERwin
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Gatling
2 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Business Integration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Integration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) Taxonomies
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) PDM
3 2 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Cloudera
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Informatica
3 2 (28.57%) Talend
4 1 (14.29%) HP