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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML-RPC
Rank 640 609 609
Rank change year-on-year
-31 0
Contract jobs citing XML-RPC 8 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.033% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.054% 0.12% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 5
Median daily rate £476 £450 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +260.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £125
% change year-on-year
+28.64% +180.00%
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
14868 14636 14455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.66% 26.97% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10538 9608 9611
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 198 174
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.30 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

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 26 May 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 8 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 26 May 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 -18 8 £476 +5.66% 2
London -17 5 £575 +22.34% 2
Stafford - 2 £425 -
Staffordshire - 2 £425 -
West Midlands - 2 £425 -
City of London +37 1 £575 +51.31%
South East -10 1 £476 +18.87%
Berkshire - 1 £476 -

XML-RPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) REST
3 7 (77.78%) JSON
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
4 6 (66.67%) VxWorks
4 6 (66.67%) C
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (66.67%) Lua
4 6 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (22.22%) JBoss
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
6 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
6 1 (11.11%) WebSockets
6 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
6 1 (11.11%) D3.js
6 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) React
6 1 (11.11%) Java SE
6 1 (11.11%) Java EE
6 1 (11.11%) Animation

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 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (11.11%) SQLite
General
1 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) REST
3 7 (77.78%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
4 1 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (11.11%) Core Animation
4 1 (11.11%) D3.js
4 1 (11.11%) Google Maps API
4 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
4 1 (11.11%) Java EE
4 1 (11.11%) Java SE
4 1 (11.11%) React
4 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) WebSockets
4 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) VxWorks
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
2 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
2 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) Lua
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (11.11%) BEA
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle