The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had XML Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Developer
England / South East
Rank 229 247 258
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +11
Contract jobs requiring an XML Developer 11 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.15% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 5
Median daily rate £525 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £390 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - £20.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7212 8261 9176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.74% 94.50% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4213 5055 4897
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 378 431
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

XML Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured XML Developer in the job title.

XML Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XML Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

XML Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

XML Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

XML Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

XML Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Kent - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £525 - 2
West Sussex - 2 £525 -
Berkshire +18 1 - -
XML Developer
England

XML Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, XML Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring XML Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 6 (37.50%) LINQ
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) XSLT
5 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (37.50%) LINQ to SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
6 5 (31.25%) Concurrent Programming
6 5 (31.25%) Multithreaded Programming
6 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
6 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) Data Management
7 4 (25.00%) SOAP
8 3 (18.75%) Content Development
8 3 (18.75%) JPA
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (18.75%) Metadata Management
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
8 3 (18.75%) HTML
8 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling

XML Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (12.50%) Confluence
1 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) Gradle
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (6.25%) TestNG
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Workshop
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) JSON
4 6 (37.50%) LINQ
4 6 (37.50%) LINQ to SQL
4 6 (37.50%) XSLT
5 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
6 4 (25.00%) SOAP
7 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) JPA
7 3 (18.75%) Spring
8 2 (12.50%) CSS
8 2 (12.50%) EJB
8 2 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (12.50%) JMS
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
2 3 (18.75%) SCORM
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Concurrent Programming
2 5 (31.25%) Data Management
2 5 (31.25%) Multithreaded Programming
2 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Content Development
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) Metadata Management
4 2 (12.50%) OpenUP
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) OWASP
5 1 (6.25%) Secure Coding
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Talend