The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for XAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 121 135
Contract jobs citing XAML 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.20% 0.068%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.87% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £390 £323
% change year-on-year -11.53% +20.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

XAML is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 439 577 808
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.21% 23.45% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 368 469
Median daily rate £425 £400 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +13.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -54.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

XAML
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing XAML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for XAML in Berkshire

XAML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XAML in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for XAML in Berkshire
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £375 per day for 3 months (rolling)
Posted: 5 days ago