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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for XAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XAML over the 6 months to 21 May 2022 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.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 562 465 416
Rank change year-on-year -97 -49 +168
Contract jobs citing XAML 32 10 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.082% 0.041% 0.075%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.086% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 13
10th Percentile £595 - -
25th Percentile - £413 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £750 £488 £425
Median % change year-on-year +53.85% +14.71% -33.33%
75th Percentile - £665 £663
90th Percentile - £725 £698
England median daily rate £750 £463 £375
% change year-on-year +62.16% +23.33% -18.48%

XAML is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 16,461 11,611 9,694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 42.32% 47.62% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,641 8,691 7,238
10th Percentile £413 £369 £370
25th Percentile £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £529 £525
Median % change year-on-year +13.53% +0.67% -
75th Percentile £704 £638 £625
90th Percentile £800 £713 £700
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 69 76
10th Percentile £31.03 £20.40 £18.48
25th Percentile £35.00 £30.68 £26.69
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £47.67
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.59% +30.59%
75th Percentile £67.50 £63.75 £56.75
90th Percentile £77.45 £68.00 £64.31
England median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.30% -1.14%

XAML
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing XAML as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for XAML in London

XAML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing XAML in London.

Daily rate trend for XAML in London

XAML
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing XAML in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for XAML in London

XAML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing XAML in London.

Hourly rate trend for XAML in London

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing XAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for XAML.

1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) SQL
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) Agile
1 32 (100.00%) TDD
1 32 (100.00%) WPF
2 31 (96.88%) Relational Database
2 31 (96.88%) SDLC
3 30 (93.75%) Reactive Extensions
3 30 (93.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 30 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 30 (93.75%) Technical Analysis
3 30 (93.75%) RTMP
3 30 (93.75%) Silverlight
3 30 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (93.75%) Front Office
3 30 (93.75%) Finance
3 30 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 30 (93.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 30 (93.75%) Scrum
3 30 (93.75%) CSS
4 26 (81.25%) Banking
4 26 (81.25%) Investment Banking
4 26 (81.25%) TypeScript
5 4 (12.50%) HTML5
5 4 (12.50%) Social Skills
5 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (12.50%) Economics
5 4 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 4 (12.50%) HTML

XAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (96.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Artifactory
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
1 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (93.75%) Finance
1 30 (93.75%) Front Office
2 26 (81.25%) Banking
2 26 (81.25%) Investment Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (93.75%) UI Developer
3 28 (87.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) WPF
2 30 (93.75%) CSS
2 30 (93.75%) Reactive Extensions
2 30 (93.75%) Silverlight
3 4 (12.50%) HTML
3 4 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Core
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (93.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.25%) Legacy Applications
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile
1 32 (100.00%) TDD
2 31 (96.88%) SDLC
3 30 (93.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 30 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (93.75%) Scrum
3 30 (93.75%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Economics
4 4 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.25%) ATDD
5 2 (6.25%) BDD
5 2 (6.25%) CI/CD
5 2 (6.25%) ETL
5 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Attribution
5 2 (6.25%) SOLID
6 1 (3.13%) Microservices
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) SQL
2 30 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 26 (81.25%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Anaplan