The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 48 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing XML 13 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.91% 5.90% 5.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.13% 21.43% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £292 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.73% +2.28%
XML
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
99 196 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.58% 27.53% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 114 72
Average daily rate £390 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £448 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Swindon -13 7 £425 +21.42% 7
Salisbury +11 2 £400 -
Chippenham - 1 £350 - 2
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 20 (64.52%) HTML
2 16 (51.61%) CSS
3 14 (45.16%) .NET
3 14 (45.16%) Finance
4 13 (41.94%) C#
5 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
5 11 (35.48%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (32.26%) HTML5
6 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
7 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) W3C
7 9 (29.03%) CSS3
7 9 (29.03%) User Experience
7 9 (29.03%) jQuery
8 8 (25.81%) Banking
9 7 (22.58%) Degree
9 7 (22.58%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (22.58%) Adobe
9 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
9 7 (22.58%) XSLT
9 7 (22.58%) Photoshop
9 7 (22.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) IIS
10 6 (19.35%) Web Services
10 6 (19.35%) CMS
11 5 (16.13%) MVC
11 5 (16.13%) Web Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (19.35%) IIS
1 6 (19.35%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (22.58%) Photoshop
1 7 (22.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) InfoPath
3 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) VLAN
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) NAS
2 1 (3.23%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Military
3 2 (6.45%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Designer
3 5 (16.13%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Visual Designer
5 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 2 (6.45%) CRM Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Photoshop Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) HTML
2 16 (51.61%) CSS
3 14 (45.16%) .NET
4 10 (32.26%) HTML5
5 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
5 9 (29.03%) CSS3
5 9 (29.03%) jQuery
6 7 (22.58%) XSLT
7 6 (19.35%) Web Services
8 5 (16.13%) JSON
9 4 (12.90%) Sass
9 4 (12.90%) WCF
9 4 (12.90%) SOAP
9 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
9 4 (12.90%) Ajax
10 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
10 2 (6.45%) LINQ to SQL
10 2 (6.45%) LINQ
10 2 (6.45%) Flash
10 2 (6.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) W3C
1 9 (29.03%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.45%) Reference Data
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Tandem
4 1 (3.23%) Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Equities
4 1 (3.23%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (16.13%) MVC
2 5 (16.13%) Web Development
2 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (12.90%) UML
4 3 (9.68%) Content Management
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security
4 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Data Governance
5 2 (6.45%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) User Stories
5 2 (6.45%) Metadata Management
5 2 (6.45%) Web Usability
5 2 (6.45%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (6.45%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.23%) VB6
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) COBOL
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) HND
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.45%) COREP
1 2 (6.45%) FINREP
1 2 (6.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) NFS
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Adobe
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) Sitecore
5 2 (6.45%) i2
5 2 (6.45%) Apple
5 2 (6.45%) Teradata
6 1 (3.23%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) Murex
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Sencha