Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

XML
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 10 3
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 +8
Contract jobs citing XML 7 5 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 16.67% 8.33% 33.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 58.33% 33.33% 67.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Basildon median daily rate £250 £240 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -35.14% -
Essex median daily rate £450 £356 £400
% change year-on-year +26.32% -10.94% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 9
Basildon median hourly rate £41.50 £30.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.07% -19.74% +6.29%
10th Percentile £35.00 £30.25 £30.40
90th Percentile £63.75 £30.75 £40.88
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £30.75 £36.73
% change year-on-year +30.08% -16.27% +2.58%

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Basildon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 12 15 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 28.57% 25.00% 49.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 14
Basildon median daily rate £288 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% -20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £240 £245
90th Percentile £330 £330 £448
Essex median daily rate £475 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 13
Basildon median hourly rate £38.50 £34.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.59% -4.83% +0.69%
10th Percentile £30.70 £30.95 £32.70
90th Percentile £63.75 £35.60 £40.92
Essex median hourly rate £37.00 £33.50 £37.73
% change year-on-year +10.45% -11.20% +16.53%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basildon.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Basildon

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XML in Basildon.

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Basildon

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Basildon

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Basildon over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for XML in Basildon

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Basildon region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) GitHub
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 4 (57.14%) Core Animation
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Animation
4 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
4 4 (57.14%) JUnit
4 4 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (57.14%) OOD
4 4 (57.14%) Core Data
4 4 (57.14%) Push Notifications
5 3 (42.86%) Calabash
5 3 (42.86%) Android SDK
5 3 (42.86%) Android Development
5 3 (42.86%) Android Studio
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) Adobe
5 3 (42.86%) Gradle
5 3 (42.86%) Android
6 2 (28.57%) Analytics
6 2 (28.57%) Web Development
6 2 (28.57%) SQL

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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 1 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (14.29%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
2 3 (42.86%) Android Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Calabash
2 3 (42.86%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Android Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) Core Animation
3 4 (57.14%) Core Data
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Android SDK
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) iOS SDK
5 1 (14.29%) iPhone SDK
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Animation
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (57.14%) OOD
2 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
2 4 (57.14%) Push Notifications
3 3 (42.86%) Android Development
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) B2C
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Omniture
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle