The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had XML Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Developer
Rank 593 549 505
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -44
Contract jobs requiring an XML Developer 49 84 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 52 71
Median daily rate £420 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.72 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50257 53100 51246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32789 33386 31524
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 2035 2075
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

XML Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured XML Developer in the job title.

XML Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XML Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

XML Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XML Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

XML Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

XML Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

XML Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

XML Developer
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -33 47 £420 +21.73% 4
London 0 21 £420 -4.00% 1
Oxfordshire +16 9 £475 +15.85%
South East -5 9 £475 +69.64% 1
North West -6 9 £400 +4.57% 1
Oxford +7 8 £475 +15.85%
Cheshire - 8 £400 -
Chester - 7 £376 -
East of England +15 2 - -
Essex +4 2 - -
East Midlands 0 2 £368 +10.94%
South West +3 1 £435 +28.88%
Nottinghamshire +2 1 £368 +10.94%
Yorkshire +1 1 £165 -49.23% 1
West Yorkshire -1 1 £165 -58.75% 1
Nottingham -2 1 £368 +10.94%
Swindon -2 1 £435 +28.88%
Warwick -4 1 £323 +7.66%
Leeds -6 1 £165 -58.75% 1
Warwickshire -8 1 £323 +7.66%
Wiltshire -9 1 £435 +28.88%
Scotland -15 1 £350 +3.70%
West Midlands -24 1 £323 +7.66%
Docklands, London - 1 £293 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £165 -
Sheffield - 1 £165 -
Glasgow - 1 £350 -

XML Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, XML Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring XML Developer in the job title.

1 111 (100.00%) XML
2 66 (59.46%) Java
3 54 (48.65%) Web Services
4 46 (41.44%) SQL
5 44 (39.64%) JavaScript
6 43 (38.74%) SOAP
7 42 (37.84%) XSLT
8 36 (32.43%) HTML
9 32 (28.83%) TDD
10 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (27.03%) JSON
11 30 (27.03%) Linux
12 29 (26.13%) Spring
13 28 (25.23%) CSS
14 27 (24.32%) XSD
15 26 (23.42%) SOA
16 25 (22.52%) C#
16 25 (22.52%) Finance
16 25 (22.52%) REST
17 23 (20.72%) Oracle
18 22 (19.82%) WebSphere
19 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
19 20 (18.02%) .NET
20 19 (17.12%) Apache
20 19 (17.12%) MVC
21 18 (16.22%) Multithreading
22 17 (15.32%) CMS
22 17 (15.32%) MySQL
23 16 (14.41%) OO
23 16 (14.41%) XSL

XML Developer Skill Set
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 22 (19.82%) WebSphere
2 19 (17.12%) Apache
3 17 (15.32%) CMS
4 13 (11.71%) Tomcat
5 11 (9.91%) JBoss
6 8 (7.21%) Apache ServiceMix
6 8 (7.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (6.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (6.31%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (4.50%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.70%) Apache TomEE
9 3 (2.70%) IIS
9 3 (2.70%) Jetty
9 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.90%) Drupal
11 1 (0.90%) Mule
11 1 (0.90%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.90%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.50%) Amazon S3
2 5 (4.50%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.90%) Boomi
4 1 (0.90%) Google Play
4 1 (0.90%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.01%) SNMP
2 3 (2.70%) HTTP
3 2 (1.80%) DNS
3 2 (1.80%) SSL
4 1 (0.90%) Internet
4 1 (0.90%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.90%) SMTP
4 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.32%) MySQL
3 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.80%) DataStage
7 2 (1.80%) PowerPivot
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.90%) DB2
8 1 (0.90%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (14.41%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.91%) Eclipse
3 10 (9.01%) SoapUI
4 9 (8.11%) JUnit
5 8 (7.21%) Cucumber
5 8 (7.21%) EasyMock
5 8 (7.21%) Mockito
5 8 (7.21%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.50%) Selenium
6 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.60%) Maven
8 3 (2.70%) GitLab
8 3 (2.70%) JMeter
8 3 (2.70%) Subversion
9 2 (1.80%) JIRA
10 1 (0.90%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.90%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.90%) XMLSpy
General
1 25 (22.52%) Finance
2 12 (10.81%) Retail
3 7 (6.31%) Publishing
4 6 (5.41%) Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Automotive
6 1 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (100.00%) XML
2 54 (48.65%) Web Services
3 43 (38.74%) SOAP
4 42 (37.84%) XSLT
5 36 (32.43%) HTML
6 30 (27.03%) JSON
7 29 (26.13%) Spring
8 28 (25.23%) CSS
9 27 (24.32%) XSD
10 25 (22.52%) REST
11 20 (18.02%) .NET
12 16 (14.41%) Ajax
12 16 (14.41%) Apache Camel
12 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET
12 16 (14.41%) XSL
13 15 (13.51%) J2EE
14 14 (12.61%) Middleware
14 14 (12.61%) RESTful
15 13 (11.71%) JMS
15 13 (11.71%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (3.60%) Data Integration
2 4 (3.60%) User Experience
3 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.90%) DataPower
4 1 (0.90%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.90%) iSeries
4 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.90%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (0.90%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.03%) Linux
2 9 (8.11%) Unix
3 7 (6.31%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Android
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.83%) TDD
2 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.42%) SOA
4 19 (17.12%) MVC
5 18 (16.22%) Multithreading
6 16 (14.41%) OO
7 15 (13.51%) Open Source
8 14 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (11.71%) BDD
9 13 (11.71%) E-Commerce
9 13 (11.71%) Web Development
10 12 (10.81%) Scrum
11 11 (9.91%) UML
12 10 (9.01%) B2B
12 10 (9.01%) E-business
12 10 (9.01%) Validation
12 10 (9.01%) Web Application Development
13 8 (7.21%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (6.31%) Front End Development
15 6 (5.41%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 66 (59.46%) Java
2 46 (41.44%) SQL
3 44 (39.64%) JavaScript
4 25 (22.52%) C#
5 14 (12.61%) PHP
6 10 (9.01%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.31%) C++
7 7 (6.31%) VB.NET
8 6 (5.41%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.41%) Python
8 6 (5.41%) XAML
9 5 (4.50%) XPath
10 3 (2.70%) C
10 3 (2.70%) XQuery
11 2 (1.80%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.90%) ABAP
12 1 (0.90%) RPG
12 1 (0.90%) VBA
12 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.90%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (20.72%) Oracle
2 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.91%) Google
3 11 (9.91%) WSO2
4 10 (9.01%) IBM
5 2 (1.80%) Netezza
5 2 (1.80%) SAP
5 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.80%) Zend
6 1 (0.90%) Adobe
6 1 (0.90%) Dell
6 1 (0.90%) HP
6 1 (0.90%) IFS
6 1 (0.90%) Informatica
6 1 (0.90%) Murex
6 1 (0.90%) Pega
6 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.90%) Sybase
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