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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 24 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing XML 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.73% 1.27% 6.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 7.69% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £300 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 13.87% 16.56% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 14
Average daily rate £300 £370 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £375 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
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 18 April 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 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) PHP5
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) NWDS
3 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BSP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) NWDS
2 1 (25.00%) LSMW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XHTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BSP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Primavera