The table below looks at the statistics for XMLSpy skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XMLSpy 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
Altova XMLSpy
Rank 643 620 612
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Contract jobs citing XMLSpy 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.061% 0.099% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8189 7069 6718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.23% 13.03% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5623 4599 4361
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 129 150
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £45.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

XMLSpy
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing XMLSpy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

XMLSpy Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XMLSpy
Daily Rate Trend

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

XMLSpy Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XMLSpy
Hourly Rate Trend

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

XMLSpy Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

XMLSpy
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XMLSpy 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 -11 5 £375 -11.76%
South East -8 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
London -9 2 £375 -11.76%

XMLSpy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XMLSpy 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 XMLSpy.

1 20 (95.24%) EAI
1 20 (95.24%) SOA
2 19 (90.48%) WSDL
3 18 (85.71%) XML
4 17 (80.95%) XSD
4 17 (80.95%) XSL
4 17 (80.95%) XSLT
4 17 (80.95%) Java
4 17 (80.95%) SQL
4 17 (80.95%) SOAP
4 17 (80.95%) MQSeries
4 17 (80.95%) HTTPS
4 17 (80.95%) FTP
4 17 (80.95%) HTTP
4 17 (80.95%) JMS
4 17 (80.95%) Middleware
4 17 (80.95%) JSON
4 17 (80.95%) REST
4 17 (80.95%) WinSCP
5 16 (76.19%) IBM
6 14 (66.67%) HP
6 14 (66.67%) ClearCase
6 14 (66.67%) Web Services
6 14 (66.67%) EDI
6 14 (66.67%) Remedy
6 14 (66.67%) SWIFT
6 14 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
6 14 (66.67%) SEPA
6 14 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 14 (66.67%) HP Quality Center

XMLSpy
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 17 (80.95%) MQSeries
2 14 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (9.52%) MQSI
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) FTP
1 17 (80.95%) HTTP
1 17 (80.95%) HTTPS
1 17 (80.95%) WinSCP
2 3 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (14.29%) OLTP
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 4 (19.05%) Toad
3 3 (14.29%) ERwin
4 1 (4.76%) MagicDraw
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Front Office
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Designer
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Data Modeller
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Data Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Data Model Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) WSDL
2 18 (85.71%) XML
3 17 (80.95%) JMS
3 17 (80.95%) JSON
3 17 (80.95%) Middleware
3 17 (80.95%) REST
3 17 (80.95%) SOAP
3 17 (80.95%) XSD
3 17 (80.95%) XSL
3 17 (80.95%) XSLT
4 14 (66.67%) EDI
4 14 (66.67%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (4.76%) FpML
7 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) SWIFT
2 11 (52.38%) DataPower
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (4.76%) Derivative
5 1 (4.76%) Equities
5 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) EAI
1 20 (95.24%) SOA
2 14 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) ETL
5 3 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Data Governance
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (66.67%) HL7
1 14 (66.67%) SEPA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO20022
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) IBM
2 14 (66.67%) HP
2 14 (66.67%) Remedy
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle