The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 9 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing XML 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 7.55% 1.67% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.53% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £384 £369
% change year-on-year
-0.97% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
XML
Cheshire

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 Macclesfield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 32.08% 21.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 0
Median daily rate £400 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 Macclesfield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for XML.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) XHTML
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) DOM
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 3 (75.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Website Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) DOM
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe