The table below looks at the statistics for SAX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAX over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 56 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAX 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.17% - 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% - 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAX
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
133 264 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.09% 29.20% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 197 155
Median daily rate £470 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.42% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

SAX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing SAX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAX Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SAX
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAX across the Wales region.

SAX Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SAX
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAX within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
South Wales - 1 £275 -
SAX
UK

SAX
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for SAX.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce