The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 40 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing XML 15 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.91% 1.19% 3.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.56% 7.14% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 10
Average daily rate
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£425 £319 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £313 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -14.28%
XML
South East

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 West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
142 56 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.57% 16.62% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 33 77
Average daily rate £375 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

XML
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

XML
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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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
Crawley - 3 £450 - 1
Gatwick - 2 £475 -
Worthing - 2 - - 2
Horsham -1 1 £260 -20.00% 3
Littlehampton - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 14 (50.00%) .NET
3 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 12 (42.86%) CSS
5 11 (39.29%) Web Services
5 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
6 10 (35.71%) C#
6 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (32.14%) Web Development
8 8 (28.57%) Oracle
8 8 (28.57%) SOAP
9 7 (25.00%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (25.00%) MVC
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (21.43%) HTML5
10 6 (21.43%) XSL
11 5 (17.86%) XSLT
11 5 (17.86%) WCF
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 4 (14.29%) jQuery
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (14.29%) Finance
12 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
12 4 (14.29%) Informatica

XML
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Documentum
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 4 (14.29%) PowerCenter
4 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data
6 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) MorphX
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.57%) Toad
4 1 (3.57%) NUnit
4 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Informatica Developer
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 14 (50.00%) .NET
3 12 (42.86%) CSS
4 11 (39.29%) Web Services
5 8 (28.57%) SOAP
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (21.43%) HTML5
7 6 (21.43%) XSL
8 5 (17.86%) XSLT
8 5 (17.86%) WCF
9 4 (14.29%) jQuery
10 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (10.71%) Spring Integration
10 3 (10.71%) XSD
10 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
10 3 (10.71%) Java EE
10 3 (10.71%) Spring
10 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.71%) RESTful
11 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Web Development
3 7 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Microservices
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.71%) B2C
5 3 (10.71%) Web Design
6 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (7.14%) Validation
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) SOA
7 1 (3.57%) UML
7 1 (3.57%) OOP
7 1 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) X++
5 2 (7.14%) VB6
5 2 (7.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.57%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Informatica
4 3 (10.71%) SAP
5 2 (7.14%) Baan
5 2 (7.14%) JD Edwards
5 2 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (3.57%) webMethods
6 1 (3.57%) Mercator
6 1 (3.57%) Splunk