The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South East / Sussex
Rank 4 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 11.11% 4.17% 3.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 20.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £373 £173 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.94% -59.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +17.18%

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 11.11% 20.83% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £373 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sussex 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 Sussex

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Sussex region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Confluence
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) XSL
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Redis
4 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex 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 (83.33%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) OrientDB
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Automation Tester
1 5 (83.33%) QA Automation Tester
1 5 (83.33%) QA Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer in Test
2 2 (33.33%) Java Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Architect
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) XSL
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle