The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 35 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 1 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.41% 5.66% 6.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 17.91% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £313 £400 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +68.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.73%
XML
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 67 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 44.90% 31.60% 35.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 39 31
Median daily rate £363 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £337 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £36.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton 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 Brighton

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML 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 Brighton region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) Middleware
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) Magento
3 5 (50.00%) Mercurial
3 5 (50.00%) PhpStorm
3 5 (50.00%) Zend
3 5 (50.00%) Zend Framework
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) Servlets
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) XQuery
5 2 (20.00%) XSLT
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) XPath
5 2 (20.00%) VB6
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (10.00%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 5 (50.00%) PhpStorm
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Magento Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Solr Developer
3 2 (20.00%) XML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) SOAP
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) Middleware
2 5 (50.00%) Zend Framework
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) Lucene
4 2 (20.00%) Servlets
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iSeries
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) VB6
3 2 (20.00%) XPath
3 2 (20.00%) XQuery
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle