The table below looks at the statistics for SGML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SGML over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML)
Lancashire / Preston
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing SGML 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - 2.41% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.97 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.22 -

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 22.58% 27.71% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 15
Median daily rate £280 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

SGML
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston region citing SGML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SGML Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SGML
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

SGML Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

SGML
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SGML 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 Preston region with a requirement for SGML.

1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) FrameMaker
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx

SGML
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 2 (100.00%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Author
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) HND