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 4 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 39 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing XML 21 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.00% 3.69% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.63% 19.38% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 8
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £350 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.73 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -0.80%
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
107 129 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.29% 19.03% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 76 95
Average daily rate £338 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £413 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £20.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +1 10 £400 +23.07% 7
Salisbury +3 1 - - 2
Chippenham -1 1 £350 - 5
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 22 (64.71%) .NET
2 21 (61.76%) C#
3 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) SQL
4 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
5 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
6 14 (41.18%) CSS
6 14 (41.18%) SOAP
7 13 (38.24%) HTML
7 13 (38.24%) Finance
8 12 (35.29%) IIS
8 12 (35.29%) jQuery
9 11 (32.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
10 10 (29.41%) Windows
11 9 (26.47%) Web Services
12 8 (23.53%) Oracle
12 8 (23.53%) TDD
12 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
13 7 (20.59%) WPF
13 7 (20.59%) XSLT
13 7 (20.59%) MVC
14 6 (17.65%) ITIL
14 6 (17.65%) XSD
14 6 (17.65%) UML
14 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
14 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
14 6 (17.65%) Web Development
15 5 (14.71%) Content Management

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 12 (35.29%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) InfoPath
1 2 (5.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) VLAN
2 1 (2.94%) NAS
2 1 (2.94%) Multicast
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 5 (14.71%) NUnit
4 3 (8.82%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Military
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.88%) Back Office
4 2 (5.88%) Electronics
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Publishing
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 8 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Architect
4 7 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Systems Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) .NET
2 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 14 (41.18%) CSS
3 14 (41.18%) SOAP
4 13 (38.24%) HTML
5 12 (35.29%) jQuery
6 9 (26.47%) Web Services
7 7 (20.59%) XSLT
7 7 (20.59%) WPF
8 6 (17.65%) XSD
9 4 (11.76%) Ajax
10 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
10 3 (8.82%) JSON
10 3 (8.82%) XSL
11 2 (5.88%) Flash
11 2 (5.88%) HTML5
11 2 (5.88%) Sass
12 1 (2.94%) LINQ
12 1 (2.94%) LINQ to SQL
12 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) W3C
2 2 (5.88%) DTV
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Social Network
2 2 (5.88%) Reference Data
2 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) TDD
3 7 (20.59%) MVC
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) UML
4 6 (17.65%) Web Development
4 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.71%) Content Management
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
5 5 (14.71%) BDD
6 4 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) Information Security
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) MODAF
6 4 (11.76%) SysML
7 3 (8.82%) Web Analytics
7 3 (8.82%) ETL
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C#
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
4 5 (14.71%) C++
5 4 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) ActionScript
6 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.88%) C
7 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.94%) Perl
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.88%) COREP
1 2 (5.88%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) i2
3 3 (8.82%) Apple
3 3 (8.82%) Sitecore
4 2 (5.88%) Teradata
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Ektron
5 1 (2.94%) Sencha