Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 22 January 2019 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
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 38 23
Rank change year-on-year -14 -15 +7
Contract jobs citing XML 11 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.04% 3.70% 3.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.05% 19.42% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 9
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £458 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +61.95% -14.72%
10th Percentile £425 £346 £213
90th Percentile £475 £705 £485
Hampshire median daily rate £435 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate £48.40 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.00% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

XML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 156 103 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 28.89% 19.07% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 59 41
Basingstoke median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £343 £213
90th Percentile £575 £504 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 5
Basingstoke median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +105.81% -
10th Percentile £23.65 £22.50 £18.22
90th Percentile £48.40 £41.53 £34.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.98
% change year-on-year - +2.32% -2.27%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Basingstoke

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Basingstoke

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for XML.

1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) WSDL
3 6 (54.55%) XSLT
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) RFID
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) REST
3 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
3 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (36.36%) RESTful
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) JUnit
5 3 (27.27%) OOD
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) J2SE
5 3 (27.27%) Java RMI
5 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
1 3 (27.27%) JUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SOA Designer
4 1 (9.09%) SOA Solution Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
1 7 (63.64%) WSDL
2 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
2 6 (54.55%) REST
2 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (54.55%) XSLT
3 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) J2SE
4 3 (27.27%) Java RMI
4 3 (27.27%) Vert.x
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) OOD
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle