The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
England / South East
Rank 252 252 265
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13  
Contract jobs citing XAML 1 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.14% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.038% 0.42% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
Median daily rate £333 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.39% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £390 £323
% change year-on-year -11.85% +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 the South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2621 3099 3326
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 33.63% 33.60% 33.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1554 2046 1918
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £513 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 119 121
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.35 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
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 the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

XAML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XAML in the South East

XAML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XAML in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XAML in the South East

XAML
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex - 1 £333 -
XAML
England

XAML
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 South East region with a requirement for XAML.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
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