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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 48 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing XML 13 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.87% 2.68% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.98% 17.65% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 9
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £513 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.55 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +18.51%
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
163 102 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.42% 15.20% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 68 62
Average daily rate £350 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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
Swindon -7 8 £400 +6.66% 2
Trowbridge - 3 £363 -
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 13 (52.00%) CSS
2 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (44.00%) C#
4 9 (36.00%) SOA
4 9 (36.00%) Ajax
5 8 (32.00%) jQuery
5 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (28.00%) SOAP
6 7 (28.00%) User Experience
7 6 (24.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (24.00%) HTML5
7 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (24.00%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (24.00%) Web Services
7 6 (24.00%) OO
7 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (24.00%) XHTML
7 6 (24.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (24.00%) WCF
7 6 (24.00%) RESTful
7 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 5 (20.00%) Release Management
8 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (20.00%) Multithreading

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (24.00%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (12.00%) CMS
4 3 (12.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (8.00%) MQSeries
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP hybris
2 1 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
1 2 (8.00%) SSL
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (4.00%) MS Access
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.00%) JDeveloper
4 1 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) UI Developer
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Siebel Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.00%) VBA Developer
6 1 (4.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
1 13 (52.00%) CSS
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) Ajax
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (32.00%) jQuery
4 7 (28.00%) SOAP
5 6 (24.00%) HTML5
5 6 (24.00%) RESTful
5 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) XHTML
6 5 (20.00%) CSS3
6 5 (20.00%) Spring
7 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (12.00%) Classic ASP
7 3 (12.00%) JSON
7 3 (12.00%) XSL
7 3 (12.00%) XSLT
8 2 (8.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) SOA
2 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (24.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (24.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) OO
3 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (20.00%) OOD
3 5 (20.00%) Open Source
3 5 (20.00%) Release Management
3 5 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Online Marketing
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) SEO
5 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (44.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) VB
4 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) XQuery
6 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) VBA
7 1 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (8.00%) Informatica
4 2 (8.00%) Siebel
5 1 (4.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) Ektron
5 1 (4.00%) hybris
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.00%) webMethods