The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 33 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing XML 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.69% 4.05% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 23.08% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £331 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.35%
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
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 39 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 16.67% 17.57% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 38
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £486
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 Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton 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 Northampton

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

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

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 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 Northampton region with a requirement for XML.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 3 (42.86%) Perforce
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
3 3 (42.86%) JAXB
3 3 (42.86%) SAX
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) JBehave
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
1 3 (42.86%) JBehave
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
1 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
3 1 (14.29%) SOA Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
1 3 (42.86%) JAXB
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) SAX
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Attack Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Perforce
2 1 (14.29%) F5