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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Altova XMLSpy
UK
Rank 588 619 603
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Contract jobs citing XMLSpy 3 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.031% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.038% 0.21% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 3
Median daily rate £375 £294 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -41.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £225 £500
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -55.00%
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 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
7821 7444 6960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.18% 14.54% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5278 4912 4596
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 200 129
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +14.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.32 £28.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.78 £54.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XMLSpy within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

XMLSpy Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +13 3 £375 -
South East - 2 £406 -
London +11 1 £250 -33.33%
City of London - 1 £250 -
Staines - 1 £375 -
Worthing - 1 £438 -
Surrey - 1 £375 -
West Sussex - 1 £438 -

XMLSpy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 9 (90.00%) SOAP
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) UML
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) XSD
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SOA
2 8 (80.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) DataPower
3 7 (70.00%) EAI
3 7 (70.00%) Apache Axis
3 7 (70.00%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (70.00%) SDLC
3 7 (70.00%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (70.00%) WinSCP
3 7 (70.00%) FTP
3 7 (70.00%) HTTP
3 7 (70.00%) Kerberos
3 7 (70.00%) WSDL
3 7 (70.00%) B2B
3 7 (70.00%) HTTPS
3 7 (70.00%) SSL
3 7 (70.00%) IBM
3 7 (70.00%) XSL
3 7 (70.00%) XSLT
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) ClearCase
3 7 (70.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Atlassian

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 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (10.00%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) FTP
1 7 (70.00%) HTTP
1 7 (70.00%) HTTPS
1 7 (70.00%) Kerberos
1 7 (70.00%) SSL
1 7 (70.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Author
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Author
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 8 (80.00%) REST
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) XSD
3 7 (70.00%) Apache Axis
3 7 (70.00%) WSDL
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) XSL
3 7 (70.00%) XSLT
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) DataPower
2 1 (10.00%) IPTV
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) SOA
2 8 (80.00%) UML
3 7 (70.00%) B2B
3 7 (70.00%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (70.00%) EAI
3 7 (70.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) HP
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle