The table below looks at the statistics for XML-RPC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML-RPC over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML-RPC
Rank 642 664 609
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -55
Contract jobs citing XML-RPC 18 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.018% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.064% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 5
Median daily rate £550 £475 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +59.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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
15669 15697 14876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.02% 27.51% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10958 10557 9618
Median daily rate £415 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 221 210
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £16.61 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £52.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

XML-RPC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XML-RPC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XML-RPC
Daily Rate Trend

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

XML-RPC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XML-RPC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML-RPC within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

XML-RPC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

XML-RPC
Hourly Rate Trend

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

XML-RPC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

XML-RPC
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML-RPC within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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 -6 18 £550 +15.78% 2
London +9 14 £550 +15.18% 1
West Midlands - 2 £350 -
Warwickshire - 2 £350 -
East of England - 1 £485 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £485 -
Luton - 1 £485 -

XML-RPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML-RPC 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 XML-RPC.

1 27 (100.00%) XML
1 27 (100.00%) SOAP
2 26 (96.30%) REST
3 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
4 20 (74.07%) Java
5 19 (70.37%) SQL
5 19 (70.37%) JBoss
6 18 (66.67%) Java EE
7 17 (62.96%) Spring
7 17 (62.96%) MVC
7 17 (62.96%) Hibernate
7 17 (62.96%) HTML
7 17 (62.96%) CSS
7 17 (62.96%) JSP
7 17 (62.96%) Servlets
7 17 (62.96%) Tomcat
7 17 (62.96%) Adobe
7 17 (62.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 17 (62.96%) Apache Sling
7 17 (62.96%) Apache Felix
7 17 (62.96%) JSTL
8 14 (51.85%) JSR 170
8 14 (51.85%) Spring MVC
8 14 (51.85%) Customer Engagement
8 14 (51.85%) Analytics
8 14 (51.85%) OSGi
8 14 (51.85%) User Stories
9 12 (44.44%) Content Management
9 12 (44.44%) Degree
9 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills

XML-RPC
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 19 (70.37%) JBoss
2 17 (62.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 17 (62.96%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.11%) CMS
4 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 9 (33.33%) Gradle
1 9 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 9 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 9 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Front Office
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Java Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Lead Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Developer in Test
4 1 (3.70%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) SOAP
1 27 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (96.30%) REST
3 18 (66.67%) Java EE
4 17 (62.96%) Apache Felix
4 17 (62.96%) Apache Sling
4 17 (62.96%) CSS
4 17 (62.96%) Hibernate
4 17 (62.96%) HTML
4 17 (62.96%) JSP
4 17 (62.96%) JSTL
4 17 (62.96%) Servlets
4 17 (62.96%) Spring
5 14 (51.85%) JSR 170
5 14 (51.85%) OSGi
5 14 (51.85%) Spring MVC
6 7 (25.93%) JSON
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
8 3 (11.11%) JSF
8 3 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) Animation
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) VxWorks
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) MVC
2 14 (51.85%) Analytics
2 14 (51.85%) Customer Engagement
2 14 (51.85%) User Stories
3 12 (44.44%) Content Management
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
6 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.70%) BDD
7 1 (3.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
2 20 (74.07%) Java
3 19 (70.37%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) C
4 6 (22.22%) Lua
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) SDET
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Adobe
2 6 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (3.70%) BEA
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle