The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 28 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.

XML
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 47 56
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Contract jobs citing XML 38 31 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.69% 2.98% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.20% 12.65% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 29
Median daily rate £333 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.33% +18.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 250 245 263
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 24.25% 23.54% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 150 153
Median daily rate £363 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +9.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.62% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Buckinghamshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -9 28 £350 -1.40% 3
Gerrards Cross - 5 £275 -
Beaconsfield - 3 £275 -
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 44 (66.67%) Java
2 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (42.42%) XSLT
4 27 (40.91%) HTML
5 26 (39.39%) Git (software)
6 25 (37.88%) SQL
7 24 (36.36%) Spring
8 21 (31.82%) Web Services
9 19 (28.79%) CSS
9 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
10 18 (27.27%) C#
10 18 (27.27%) Maven
10 18 (27.27%) TDD
11 17 (25.76%) Scrum
11 17 (25.76%) .NET
11 17 (25.76%) Gradle
11 17 (25.76%) Jenkins
12 16 (24.24%) Apache Camel
12 16 (24.24%) REST
12 16 (24.24%) RESTful
12 16 (24.24%) Groovy
12 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
12 16 (24.24%) MVC
13 14 (21.21%) Selenium
14 13 (19.70%) Grails
14 13 (19.70%) jQuery
14 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
14 13 (19.70%) PL/SQL
14 13 (19.70%) Oracle
15 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (6.06%) Apache
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) JBoss
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.52%) GitHub
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Intranet
2 5 (7.58%) Extranet
3 3 (4.55%) AMQP
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.58%) Big Data
3 5 (7.58%) MySQL
3 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 18 (27.27%) Maven
3 17 (25.76%) Gradle
3 17 (25.76%) Jenkins
4 14 (21.21%) Selenium
5 7 (10.61%) Ant
5 7 (10.61%) JIRA
5 7 (10.61%) Spock
6 5 (7.58%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.58%) WebDriver
7 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
7 4 (6.06%) git-flow
7 4 (6.06%) Hudson
7 4 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (6.06%) Subversion
8 3 (4.55%) JUnit
8 3 (4.55%) Mockito
8 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
9 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.52%) MyEclipse
General
1 9 (13.64%) Marketing
2 8 (12.12%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Developer
2 28 (42.42%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.64%) QA Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) QA Automation Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Java Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) iOS Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Agile Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) XSLT
2 27 (40.91%) HTML
3 24 (36.36%) Spring
4 21 (31.82%) Web Services
5 19 (28.79%) CSS
6 17 (25.76%) .NET
7 16 (24.24%) Apache Camel
7 16 (24.24%) REST
7 16 (24.24%) RESTful
8 13 (19.70%) Grails
8 13 (19.70%) jQuery
9 12 (18.18%) Ajax
9 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 11 (16.67%) HTML5
10 11 (16.67%) Spring Integration
11 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (13.64%) Java EE
11 9 (13.64%) JSON
12 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.52%) iPad
3 1 (1.52%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Linux
2 7 (10.61%) Apple iOS
3 6 (9.09%) Windows
4 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.27%) TDD
3 17 (25.76%) Scrum
4 16 (24.24%) MVC
5 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
6 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.67%) OO
8 10 (15.15%) QA Automation
8 10 (15.15%) Regression Testing
9 7 (10.61%) High Availability
9 7 (10.61%) Low Latency
9 7 (10.61%) UML
10 6 (9.09%) BDD
10 6 (9.09%) iOS Development
10 6 (9.09%) Microservices
10 6 (9.09%) Open Source
10 6 (9.09%) Web Development
11 5 (7.58%) Automation Testing
11 5 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (7.58%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 44 (66.67%) Java
2 25 (37.88%) SQL
3 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
4 18 (27.27%) C#
5 16 (24.24%) Groovy
6 13 (19.70%) PL/SQL
7 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.58%) Apple Swift
8 5 (7.58%) Objective-C
8 5 (7.58%) Perl
9 4 (6.06%) Python
10 3 (4.55%) C++
10 3 (4.55%) ECMAScript
10 3 (4.55%) ES6
11 2 (3.03%) C
11 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.52%) PHP
12 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Degree
4 2 (3.03%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) QA
2 4 (6.06%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle
2 12 (18.18%) IBM
3 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.58%) Apple
6 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.52%) Xamarin
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