The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 25 27 21
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Contract jobs citing XML 4 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.92% 1.59% 8.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 3.53% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 8
Median daily rate £258 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.60% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £313 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £313 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

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 Brighton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 56 85 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 40.88% 44.97% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 42
Median daily rate £325 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing XML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Brighton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Brighton

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Brighton over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Brighton

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Brighton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Brighton region with a requirement for XML.

1 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
2 11 (52.38%) XSLT
3 10 (47.62%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) C#
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) Spring
7 5 (23.81%) Maven
8 4 (19.05%) JIRA
8 4 (19.05%) jQuery
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) CSS3
8 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
9 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
9 3 (14.29%) PHP
9 3 (14.29%) J2EE
9 3 (14.29%) Advertising
9 3 (14.29%) OO
9 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 3 (14.29%) XPath

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Jetty
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Maven
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
3 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Advertising
1 3 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) QA Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Junior QA Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
2 11 (52.38%) XSLT
3 10 (47.62%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 5 (23.81%) Spring
7 4 (19.05%) CSS3
7 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 3 (14.29%) J2EE
8 3 (14.29%) JSTL
9 2 (9.52%) COM
9 2 (9.52%) JPA
10 1 (4.76%) EJB 3.0
10 1 (4.76%) HTML5
10 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (4.76%) UML
6 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle