The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank - - 8
Contract jobs citing XML 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
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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 Worcestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.23% 13.04% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Average daily rate £210 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £455 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire