The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing XML 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - - 11.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
XML
Bedfordshire

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 Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 24.00% 20.93% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 16
Median daily rate £350 £356 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £304 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £369 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford