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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML-RPC
Rank 614 651 618
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -33
Contract jobs citing XML-RPC 7 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.002% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.006% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 16
Median daily rate - - £205
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £203
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £17.50
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
15265 15805 15246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.80% 28.78% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10532 11005 10404
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 256 174
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £15.58 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
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 2 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 11 December 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 +32 7 - -
London +17 7 - -

XML-RPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 32 (100.00%) SOAP
1 32 (100.00%) XML
2 31 (96.88%) Adobe
2 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 31 (96.88%) Java
2 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 31 (96.88%) SQL
2 31 (96.88%) CSS
2 31 (96.88%) REST
3 30 (93.75%) Spring
3 30 (93.75%) Java EE
3 30 (93.75%) JSTL
3 30 (93.75%) JSP
3 30 (93.75%) Servlets
3 30 (93.75%) Tomcat
3 30 (93.75%) JBoss
3 30 (93.75%) MVC
3 30 (93.75%) Hibernate
3 30 (93.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 30 (93.75%) Apache Sling
3 30 (93.75%) Apache Felix
4 27 (84.38%) Analytics
4 27 (84.38%) User Stories
4 27 (84.38%) OSGi
4 27 (84.38%) Customer Engagement
4 27 (84.38%) JSR 170
4 27 (84.38%) Spring MVC
5 22 (68.75%) Content Management
5 22 (68.75%) Computer Science
5 22 (68.75%) Degree

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 30 (93.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 30 (93.75%) JBoss
1 30 (93.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) GIS
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 19 (59.38%) Gradle
2 19 (59.38%) IntelliJ
2 19 (59.38%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 19 (59.38%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (56.25%) Java Developer
2 18 (56.25%) Lead Developer
2 18 (56.25%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (3.13%) Developer in Test
3 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (3.13%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (3.13%) PHP Developer
3 1 (3.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (3.13%) QA Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
3 1 (3.13%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (3.13%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) SOAP
1 32 (100.00%) XML
2 31 (96.88%) CSS
2 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 31 (96.88%) REST
3 30 (93.75%) Apache Felix
3 30 (93.75%) Apache Sling
3 30 (93.75%) Hibernate
3 30 (93.75%) Java EE
3 30 (93.75%) JSP
3 30 (93.75%) JSTL
3 30 (93.75%) Servlets
3 30 (93.75%) Spring
4 27 (84.38%) JSR 170
4 27 (84.38%) OSGi
4 27 (84.38%) Spring MVC
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
6 3 (9.38%) JSF
6 3 (9.38%) RESTful
7 1 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (68.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Animation
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) MVC
2 27 (84.38%) Analytics
2 27 (84.38%) Customer Engagement
2 27 (84.38%) User Stories
3 22 (68.75%) Content Management
4 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (59.38%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) BDD
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.13%) OO
6 1 (3.13%) OOP
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Java
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
1 31 (96.88%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) SDET
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Facebook
2 1 (3.13%) Twitter