Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 November 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.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 161 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 - +129
Contract jobs citing XAML 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.028% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.073% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Manchester median daily rate £250 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% - -
North West median daily rate £250 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -28.57% -6.67% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1249 1362 1301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.54% 38.49% 33.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 984 795
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £238
90th Percentile £531 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 48
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -36.23% +64.29%
10th Percentile £11.75 £14.30 £13.71
90th Percentile £47.70 £40.00 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +40.35% -24.00% +25.00%

XAML
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing XAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for XAML in Manchester

XAML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XAML in Manchester

XAML
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 3 £250 -
XAML
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for XAML.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

XAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WCF Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET