The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South West / Dorset
Rank 15 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing XML 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.93% 0.97% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.46% 5.41% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £363 - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £32.54
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +15.24%

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 37 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 51.49% 17.96% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 36
Median daily rate £325 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £42.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

XML
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Bournemouth - 5 £363 -
Dorchester - 2 £494 -
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for XML.

1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (33.33%) Grails
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Guidewire
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) Docker
3 3 (25.00%) Gradle
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (25.00%) Groovy
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (16.67%) WCF

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (25.00%) Gradle
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) Toad
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Tester
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Grails
1 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
3 2 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) JPA
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Groovy
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Guidewire
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft