The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester 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 19 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing XML 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 7.28% 1.72% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.55 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +18.51%
XML
Hampshire

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 Winchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 21.85% 8.62% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 3
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £368 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Winchester

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 11 (78.57%) Java
1 11 (78.57%) JUnit
1 11 (78.57%) JBoss
1 11 (78.57%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
1 11 (78.57%) ActiveMQ
1 11 (78.57%) Subversion
1 11 (78.57%) Spring
1 11 (78.57%) NHibernate
1 11 (78.57%) JIRA
1 11 (78.57%) Selenium
1 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
1 11 (78.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (78.57%) Cucumber
1 11 (78.57%) Entity Framework
1 11 (78.57%) Functional Testing
1 11 (78.57%) Gradle
1 11 (78.57%) Apache Camel
2 10 (71.43%) FindBugs
2 10 (71.43%) Change Control
2 10 (71.43%) Checkstyle
3 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (57.14%) Artifactory
4 8 (57.14%) UML
5 6 (42.86%) HTTP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 11 (78.57%) JBoss
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (21.43%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (78.57%) Cucumber
1 11 (78.57%) Gradle
1 11 (78.57%) JIRA
1 11 (78.57%) JUnit
1 11 (78.57%) Selenium
1 11 (78.57%) Subversion
2 10 (71.43%) Checkstyle
2 10 (71.43%) FindBugs
3 8 (57.14%) Artifactory
4 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) SOA Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Application Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) ActiveMQ
1 11 (78.57%) Apache Camel
1 11 (78.57%) Entity Framework
1 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
1 11 (78.57%) NHibernate
1 11 (78.57%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (78.57%) Functional Testing
1 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Change Control
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
4 8 (57.14%) UML
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) Secure Coding
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Database Security
7 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 2 (14.29%) SOA
7 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (14.29%) Web Development
8 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) OCA
2 1 (7.14%) OCAJ
2 1 (7.14%) OCP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) VMware