The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 23 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML 8 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.69% - 5.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.86% - 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate
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£300 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +45.45%
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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 Warrington region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 49 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 16.13% 37.40% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 29
Average daily rate £300 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £726 £360 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Warrington region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing XML 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.

1 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (61.11%) Linux
5 10 (55.56%) XHTML
5 10 (55.56%) PHP
6 9 (50.00%) C#
7 8 (44.44%) C++
7 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (38.89%) TDD
8 7 (38.89%) Ruby
8 7 (38.89%) Ajax
8 7 (38.89%) Java
8 7 (38.89%) Python
8 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
8 7 (38.89%) Scala
8 7 (38.89%) Open Source
8 7 (38.89%) BDD
8 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
9 6 (33.33%) JSON
9 6 (33.33%) Oracle
10 4 (22.22%) Web Services
10 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
11 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
11 3 (16.67%) OO
11 3 (16.67%) .NET
11 3 (16.67%) MySQL
11 3 (16.67%) Marketing
11 3 (16.67%) Subversion

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing XML 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.56%) Fireworks
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Supply Chain Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) XHTML
4 7 (38.89%) Ajax
5 6 (33.33%) JSON
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) LAMP
7 3 (16.67%) RESTful
7 3 (16.67%) REST
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
2 7 (38.89%) BDD
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Web Design
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) E-business
5 1 (5.56%) EAM
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) PHP
4 9 (50.00%) C#
5 8 (44.44%) C++
6 7 (38.89%) Ruby
6 7 (38.89%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) Python
6 7 (38.89%) Scala
7 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 3 (16.67%) PHP5
9 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe