The table below looks at the statistics for XML-RPC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML-RPC over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML-RPC
Rank 573 592 561
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Contract jobs citing XML-RPC 20 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.046% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 3
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£450 £125 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+260.00% -66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £125 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £425 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £125 -
% change year-on-year
+214.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
14870 15193 13060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.61% 26.95% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9632 9759 8160
Average daily rate £388 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 228 362
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

XML-RPC
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML-RPC within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML-RPC within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 19 £450 +260.00% 2
London +17 17 £460 +41.53% 2
City of London - 5 £380 -
South East -18 2 £450 +260.00%
Brackley - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -

XML-RPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing XML-RPC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML-RPC.

1 27 (96.43%) XML
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) REST
3 19 (67.86%) SOAP
4 18 (64.29%) Java
5 15 (53.57%) Finance
6 14 (50.00%) Client/Server
6 14 (50.00%) Java RMI
7 13 (46.43%) Web Services
8 12 (42.86%) OO
8 12 (42.86%) SQL
9 11 (39.29%) Games
9 11 (39.29%) Multithreading
10 10 (35.71%) TDD
11 8 (28.57%) Linux
11 8 (28.57%) JDBC
12 7 (25.00%) .NET
12 7 (25.00%) BDD
13 6 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (21.43%) Spring
13 6 (21.43%) Scrum
13 6 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
14 5 (17.86%) Classic ASP
15 4 (14.29%) COM+
15 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
15 4 (14.29%) JUnit
15 4 (14.29%) MySQL
15 4 (14.29%) SOA
15 4 (14.29%) JMS

XML-RPC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing XML-RPC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML-RPC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.14%) CMS
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.57%) Jetty
2 1 (3.57%) Moodle
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) JUnit
1 4 (14.29%) Subversion
1 4 (14.29%) Maven
1 4 (14.29%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) WebLOAD
2 3 (10.71%) TestNG
2 3 (10.71%) JMeter
3 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.57%) FishEye
4 1 (3.57%) Ant
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) AWS Developer
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Magento Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) VB Developer
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) XML
2 19 (67.86%) SOAP
2 19 (67.86%) REST
3 14 (50.00%) Java RMI
4 13 (46.43%) Web Services
5 8 (28.57%) JDBC
6 7 (25.00%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (21.43%) Spring
7 6 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (17.86%) Classic ASP
9 4 (14.29%) COM+
9 4 (14.29%) JMS
10 3 (10.71%) HTML
10 3 (10.71%) CSS
10 3 (10.71%) jQuery
11 2 (7.14%) RESTful
11 2 (7.14%) HTML5
11 2 (7.14%) CSS3
11 2 (7.14%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.29%) Open Source
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Online Games
3 3 (10.71%) N-Tier
4 2 (7.14%) Grid Computing
5 1 (3.57%) E-Learning
5 1 (3.57%) Online Gambling
5 1 (3.57%) Social Media
5 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) OO
3 11 (39.29%) Multithreading
4 10 (35.71%) TDD
5 7 (25.00%) BDD
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
7 4 (14.29%) SOA
7 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
8 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) MVC
9 2 (7.14%) Web Development
9 2 (7.14%) Content Management
9 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) OOP
9 2 (7.14%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) VB
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.57%) Facebook