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 27 June 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
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 31 26
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Contract jobs citing XML 5 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.60% 1.55% 4.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.21% 3.41% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £400 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.93 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £36.23
% change year-on-year +21.21% -8.90%  

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 96 88 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 50.00% 45.60% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 46 47
Median daily rate £325 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £325 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.93 - £21.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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

XML
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 Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) BPR
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) XSLT
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) XHTML
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) CMS
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET

XML
Co-occurring 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 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (22.22%) Information Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Information Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) XHTML
3 2 (22.22%) XSLT
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) BPR
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SAP