The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bury St Edmunds 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 22 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
Suffolk / Bury St Edmunds
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs citing XML 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bury St Edmunds 10.00% 31.82% 14.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 43.75% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £33.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +13.43% -10.66%  

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 Bury St Edmunds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bury St Edmunds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7 16 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bury St Edmunds 70.00% 72.73% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 2
Median daily rate £420 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.57% +11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Bury St Edmunds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bury St Edmunds 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 Bury St Edmunds

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Bury St Edmunds

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bury St Edmunds region with a requirement for XML.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Sass

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL