The table below looks at the statistics for XForms skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XForms over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XForms
Rank 628 628 630
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing XForms 2 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.029% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.10% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 0
Median daily rate £350 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £310 -
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 -

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
15423 15952 15279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.94% 28.78% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10671 11113 10434
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 263 169
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.47 £17.77 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XForms
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XForms Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XForms
Daily Rate Trend

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

XForms Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XForms
Top 11 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XForms 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 XForms.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) OpenText Process Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

XForms
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 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) OpenText Process Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java