The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 28 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing XML 9 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.10% 5.23% 2.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.25% 24.66% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Average daily rate £320 £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £22.75 £28.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.70% -11.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
XML
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 73 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 20.34% 21.22% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 41
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.99% -11.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick 0 5 £325 - 1
XML
West Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) XSLT
5 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (40.00%) SOA
5 6 (40.00%) C#
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (26.67%) .NET
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) ETL
7 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
7 4 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (26.67%) Data Mapping
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (13.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) AutoCAD
1 2 (13.33%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (13.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SMTP
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Migration Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SOA Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) XML Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) XSLT
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (13.33%) DHTML
6 2 (13.33%) Itk
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) Middleware
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
6 2 (13.33%) WCF
6 2 (13.33%) WSDL
6 2 (13.33%) XSD
6 2 (13.33%) XSL
7 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
7 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) SUSE
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (26.67%) Data Mapping
3 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) CAD
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) PLM
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) Data Validation
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) COBOL
5 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Tcl
5 2 (13.33%) XPath
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Micro Focus
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) webMethods