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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Developer
UK
Rank 546 523 543
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Contract jobs requiring an XML Developer 49 95 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 62 54
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - £18.50

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
42409 47285 47247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.77% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27591 30033 29769
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1731 1882
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 2017.

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 30 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -21 48 £450 +28.57% 11
London -8 22 £450 +16.12% 4
East of England +15 15 £353 +4.44% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 13 - -
East Midlands +13 11 - -
Leicestershire - 11 - -
Lincolnshire - 11 - -
Northamptonshire -5 10 - -
South East +2 7 £488 +77.27% 3
City of London -8 4 £425 -12.82% 2
Oxfordshire -3 3 £550 +15.78% 2
North West +11 2 £413 +13.79% 1
Berkshire +5 2 £375 +36.36%
Oxford +2 2 £550 +15.78%
Essex -1 2 £353 +17.50%
Cheshire +21 1 £413 +17.85%
Leatherhead +18 1 £480 +20.00%
Scotland +17 1 £300 -17.80% 1
Manchester +13 1 - - 1
South West +11 1 - -
Edinburgh +10 1 £300 -17.80% 1
Surrey +8 1 £480 +74.54%
Reading +8 1 £375 -
Chester +1 1 £413 +17.85%
Yeovil - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Huntingdonshire - 1 - -
Bolton - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £400 -

XML Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 48 (43.24%) Java
3 40 (36.04%) C#
4 38 (34.23%) JavaScript
4 38 (34.23%) .NET
5 35 (31.53%) HTML
6 34 (30.63%) SQL
7 32 (28.83%) XSLT
7 32 (28.83%) CSS
8 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (26.13%) TDD
10 26 (23.42%) E-Commerce
11 22 (19.82%) Finance
12 16 (14.41%) Oracle
12 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
13 15 (13.51%) Web Services
13 15 (13.51%) OO
14 13 (11.71%) Spring
15 12 (10.81%) jQuery
16 11 (9.91%) Groovy
16 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
16 11 (9.91%) Web Development
17 10 (9.01%) JSON
18 9 (8.11%) Linux
18 9 (8.11%) XSL
18 9 (8.11%) XSD
18 9 (8.11%) Front End Development
19 8 (7.21%) ETL
19 8 (7.21%) MVC
19 8 (7.21%) XQuery

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 5 (4.50%) IIS
2 4 (3.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.80%) Apache
4 2 (1.80%) CMS
4 2 (1.80%) JBoss
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.80%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.90%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.90%) Mule
5 1 (0.90%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.90%) SAS
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.80%) Unica
2 1 (0.90%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.90%) IaaS
2 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.80%) Data Mart
4 2 (1.80%) MySQL
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.90%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.90%) MS Access
5 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.90%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (5.41%) NUnit
1 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.50%) Moq
2 5 (4.50%) Subversion
2 5 (4.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (3.60%) JIRA
4 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.80%) Gradle
5 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.80%) Selenium
6 1 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.90%) JProfiler
6 1 (0.90%) PhpStorm
6 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.90%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.90%) TestNG
General
1 22 (19.82%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Banking
3 4 (3.60%) Automotive
3 4 (3.60%) Publishing
4 3 (2.70%) Front Office
5 2 (1.80%) Advertising
5 2 (1.80%) Electronics
5 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.80%) Marketing
5 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.90%) German Language
6 1 (0.90%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (0.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (100.00%) XML
2 38 (34.23%) .NET
3 35 (31.53%) HTML
4 32 (28.83%) CSS
4 32 (28.83%) XSLT
5 15 (13.51%) Web Services
6 13 (11.71%) Spring
7 12 (10.81%) jQuery
8 10 (9.01%) JSON
9 9 (8.11%) XSD
9 9 (8.11%) XSL
10 8 (7.21%) Ajax
11 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET
11 7 (6.31%) CSS3
11 7 (6.31%) HTML5
11 7 (6.31%) REST
11 7 (6.31%) SOAP
12 6 (5.41%) .NET Framework
12 6 (5.41%) WCF
13 5 (4.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.60%) Data Integration
2 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.70%) N-Tier
2 3 (2.70%) User Experience
3 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.80%) SCORM
4 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.90%) CMDB
4 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.90%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.90%) NHS
4 1 (0.90%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.90%) Replication
4 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.11%) Linux
2 5 (4.50%) Windows
3 4 (3.60%) Unix
4 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.13%) TDD
3 26 (23.42%) E-Commerce
4 15 (13.51%) OO
5 11 (9.91%) Web Development
6 9 (8.11%) Front End Development
7 8 (7.21%) ETL
7 8 (7.21%) MVC
7 8 (7.21%) Scrum
8 7 (6.31%) SDLC
9 6 (5.41%) OOD
9 6 (5.41%) OOP
9 6 (5.41%) SOA
10 5 (4.50%) Content Development
10 5 (4.50%) Content Management
10 5 (4.50%) CRM
11 4 (3.60%) Data Mapping
11 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.60%) OWASP
11 4 (3.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (43.24%) Java
2 40 (36.04%) C#
3 38 (34.23%) JavaScript
4 34 (30.63%) SQL
5 11 (9.91%) Groovy
6 8 (7.21%) XPath
6 8 (7.21%) XQuery
7 4 (3.60%) PHP
7 4 (3.60%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.60%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.80%) Perl
8 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.80%) VB
9 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.90%) C++
9 1 (0.90%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.90%) Python
9 1 (0.90%) VB6
9 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.60%) Degree
4 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) CDISC
2 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.90%) HL7
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.90%) ISO20022
2 1 (0.90%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (14.41%) Oracle
2 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.50%) Adobe
3 5 (4.50%) Talend
4 2 (1.80%) BEA
4 2 (1.80%) Murex
4 2 (1.80%) SAP
4 2 (1.80%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.90%) ATG
5 1 (0.90%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.90%) HP
5 1 (0.90%) IBM
5 1 (0.90%) Redback
5 1 (0.90%) Remedy
5 1 (0.90%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.90%) Zend
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