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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 30 41 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Contract jobs citing XML 27 5 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.10% 1.45% 6.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.34% 7.04% 33.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £286 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £409 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
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
176 71 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.27% 20.52% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 40 45
Average daily rate £363 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Worthing -4 11 £350 +12.00% 2
Gatwick - 3 - -
Horsham - 2 £376 - 1
Crawley -3 1 - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 28 (58.33%) SQL
2 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 23 (47.92%) .NET
4 19 (39.58%) Oracle
5 18 (37.50%) HTML
5 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (35.42%) CSS
7 15 (31.25%) Web Services
7 15 (31.25%) C#
7 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
8 13 (27.08%) SOAP
9 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (20.83%) XSL
11 9 (18.75%) UNIX
11 9 (18.75%) SAP
11 9 (18.75%) WCF
12 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 8 (16.67%) Workflow
13 7 (14.58%) Finance
13 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (14.58%) MVC
13 7 (14.58%) SoapUI
14 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
14 6 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
14 6 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
14 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
14 6 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (12.50%) Test Scripting

XML
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (8.33%) Apache
1 4 (8.33%) Documentum
2 2 (4.17%) Joomla!
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Intranet
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Wireless
2 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.25%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.58%) SoapUI
3 6 (12.50%) Selenium
4 5 (10.42%) Selenium IDE
5 4 (8.33%) Toad
6 2 (4.17%) NetBeans
6 2 (4.17%) JUnit
6 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.17%) Maven
6 2 (4.17%) MorphX
6 2 (4.17%) JIRA
7 1 (2.08%) StarTeam
7 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.08%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.08%) NUnit
7 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) SAP Test Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.33%) Test Specialist
5 4 (8.33%) Build Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Tester
6 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) C# Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.17%) CRM Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 18 (37.50%) HTML
3 17 (35.42%) CSS
4 15 (31.25%) Web Services
5 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
5 13 (27.08%) SOAP
6 10 (20.83%) XSL
7 9 (18.75%) WCF
8 6 (12.50%) Ajax
8 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 5 (10.42%) jQuery
10 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 4 (8.33%) Entity Framework
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (6.25%) XHTML
11 3 (6.25%) RESTful
11 3 (6.25%) XSLT
11 3 (6.25%) EDI
11 3 (6.25%) J2EE
12 2 (4.17%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (10.42%) NHS
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) UNIX
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.67%) Workflow
3 7 (14.58%) MVC
4 6 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 6 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
5 5 (10.42%) UML
6 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) CRM
7 3 (6.25%) Validation
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.17%) SDLC
8 2 (4.17%) Information Governance
8 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.17%) ERP
8 2 (4.17%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) SQL
2 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.25%) C#
4 6 (12.50%) Java
5 4 (8.33%) VB
5 4 (8.33%) VB6
6 3 (6.25%) PHP
7 2 (4.17%) C++
7 2 (4.17%) X++
7 2 (4.17%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (12.50%) ISEB
2 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle
2 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.75%) SAP
4 4 (8.33%) webMethods
5 3 (6.25%) Epicor
5 3 (6.25%) MuleSoft
6 2 (4.17%) Baan
6 2 (4.17%) JD Edwards
6 2 (4.17%) Cerner
6 2 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.08%) VMware