The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Warrington region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 20 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing XML 14 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.11% 1.10% 10.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.75% 4.35% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 6
Average daily rate
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£373 £365 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.05% +26.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £365 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £365 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +9.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 23 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 16.24% 25.27% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 29
Average daily rate £470 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
XML
Cheshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
3 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
4 12 (75.00%) XHTML
4 12 (75.00%) PHP
5 10 (62.50%) SQL
6 9 (56.25%) C#
7 8 (50.00%) C++
7 8 (50.00%) JSON
8 7 (43.75%) Python
8 7 (43.75%) Ruby
8 7 (43.75%) Ajax
8 7 (43.75%) TDD
8 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
8 7 (43.75%) Scala
8 7 (43.75%) Open Source
8 7 (43.75%) BDD
8 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
8 7 (43.75%) Java
9 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (31.25%) Marketing
10 5 (31.25%) Subversion
10 5 (31.25%) REST
10 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
10 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
10 5 (31.25%) PHP5
10 5 (31.25%) MySQL
10 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
10 5 (31.25%) OO

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (31.25%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.25%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) XHTML
4 8 (50.00%) JSON
5 7 (43.75%) Ajax
6 5 (31.25%) REST
6 5 (31.25%) LAMP
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 3 (18.75%) RESTful
9 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) TDD
1 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
1 7 (43.75%) BDD
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Web Design
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) PHP
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) C#
5 8 (50.00%) C++
6 7 (43.75%) Python
6 7 (43.75%) Ruby
6 7 (43.75%) Scala
6 7 (43.75%) Java
7 5 (31.25%) PHP5
8 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe