Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford 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 23 November 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
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 17
Contract jobs citing XML 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 1.05% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.70% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Bedford median daily rate - £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £353 £375
% change year-on-year +27.66% -6.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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 Bedford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 19 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 27.14% 28.42% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 16
Bedford median daily rate £388 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +33.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £270
90th Percentile £438 £450 £431
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - -8.86% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Bedford

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Bedford