The table below looks at the statistics for SGML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SGML over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML)
UK
Rank - 616 615
Contract jobs citing SGML 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.014% 0.007%
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 - £16.93 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.93 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13587 14651 13891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.84% 28.86% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9325 10124 9363
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 257 186
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

SGML
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SGML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SGML
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SGML within the UK.

SGML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SGML
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SGML Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SGML
Top 5 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 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 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