The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 36 27 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Contract jobs citing XML 23 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.83% 5.66% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.33% 20.42% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 10
Median daily rate £340 £355 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +14.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+15.27% +25.47%

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
119 191 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.83% 27.72% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 100 108
Median daily rate £350 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for XML.

1 41 (82.00%) Java
2 27 (54.00%) Spring
3 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (52.00%) XSLT
4 21 (42.00%) Git (software)
5 20 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 19 (38.00%) Gradle
6 19 (38.00%) SQL
7 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (32.00%) HTML
7 16 (32.00%) Web Services
7 16 (32.00%) Maven
7 16 (32.00%) Scrum
7 16 (32.00%) Apache Camel
7 16 (32.00%) Groovy
8 15 (30.00%) Linux
8 15 (30.00%) IBM
9 14 (28.00%) REST
10 13 (26.00%) Spring Integration
10 13 (26.00%) JMS
10 13 (26.00%) CSS
11 12 (24.00%) Selenium
11 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (22.00%) J2EE
13 10 (20.00%) SOAP
13 10 (20.00%) Oracle
13 10 (20.00%) Grails
14 9 (18.00%) Java EE
14 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
15 8 (16.00%) Ant

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (10.00%) Apache
1 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
1 4 (8.00%) LDAP
2 3 (6.00%) AMQP
2 3 (6.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.00%) Broadband
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) Big Data
2 7 (14.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (12.00%) MySQL
4 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 19 (38.00%) Gradle
4 16 (32.00%) Maven
5 12 (24.00%) Selenium
6 8 (16.00%) Ant
7 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
7 5 (10.00%) Spock
8 4 (8.00%) Bitbucket
8 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
8 4 (8.00%) Hudson
8 4 (8.00%) SoapUI
8 4 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (6.00%) JIRA
9 3 (6.00%) JUnit
9 3 (6.00%) Mockito
9 3 (6.00%) Subversion
9 3 (6.00%) WebDriver
10 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 28 (56.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Integration Architect
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Scala Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.00%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) Spring
2 26 (52.00%) XSLT
3 16 (32.00%) Apache Camel
3 16 (32.00%) HTML
3 16 (32.00%) Web Services
4 14 (28.00%) REST
5 13 (26.00%) CSS
5 13 (26.00%) JMS
5 13 (26.00%) Spring Integration
6 11 (22.00%) J2EE
7 10 (20.00%) Grails
7 10 (20.00%) SOAP
8 9 (18.00%) Java EE
9 8 (16.00%) .NET
9 8 (16.00%) Hibernate
9 8 (16.00%) RESTful
10 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (14.00%) jQuery
11 5 (10.00%) Ajax
11 5 (10.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.00%) IVR
2 2 (4.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Unix
3 6 (12.00%) Windows
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) Scrum
3 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (14.00%) Low Latency
6 6 (12.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (12.00%) High Availability
6 6 (12.00%) MapReduce
6 6 (12.00%) Microservices
6 6 (12.00%) MVC
6 6 (12.00%) OO
7 5 (10.00%) QA Automation
7 5 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 5 (10.00%) TDD
7 5 (10.00%) UML
8 4 (8.00%) Benchmarking
8 4 (8.00%) Kanban
8 4 (8.00%) Open Source
8 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) Java
2 19 (38.00%) SQL
3 16 (32.00%) Groovy
3 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.00%) C#
4 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.00%) Perl
6 4 (8.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) ActionScript
7 2 (4.00%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (4.00%) C
7 2 (4.00%) C++
7 2 (4.00%) ECMAScript
7 2 (4.00%) ES6
7 2 (4.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) IBM
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.00%) Avaya
4 4 (8.00%) Genesys
4 4 (8.00%) KANA
5 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
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