The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 26 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 of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 34 37
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Contract jobs citing XML 22 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.76% 4.12% 5.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.17% 12.06% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 30
Median daily rate £375 £453 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.12% +29.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £370 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £525 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year +21.21% -11.88%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 167 199 286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.55% 34.19% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 126 188
Median daily rate £388 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
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 Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Cambridgeshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Cambridgeshire

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Cambridgeshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cambridge +5 17 £350 -26.31% 12
Peterborough -1 2 £275 -38.88% 2
XML
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 30 (57.69%) HTML
2 25 (48.08%) XSLT
3 17 (32.69%) C#
3 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
4 16 (30.77%) .NET
5 15 (28.85%) C++
5 15 (28.85%) Java
6 14 (26.92%) C
6 14 (26.92%) TDD
6 14 (26.92%) JSON
7 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (25.00%) jQuery
8 12 (23.08%) Python
9 11 (21.15%) OO
9 11 (21.15%) SQL
9 11 (21.15%) MVC
9 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
9 11 (21.15%) HTML5
10 10 (19.23%) REST
10 10 (19.23%) NUnit
10 10 (19.23%) CSS
11 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
11 9 (17.31%) Doxygen
11 9 (17.31%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
12 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (15.38%) Spring
12 8 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (3.85%) IIS
1 2 (3.85%) SAS
1 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.92%) Anypoint
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) Mule
2 1 (1.92%) Mule ESB
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Doxygen
2 2 (3.85%) S-PLUS
2 2 (3.85%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.92%) SAP MDG
3 1 (1.92%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) GitHub
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.92%) Route 53
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) NFC
1 1 (1.92%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 7 (13.46%) MongoDB
3 7 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.77%) MySQL
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.92%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.92%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) NUnit
2 7 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (13.46%) Eclipse
2 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.54%) IntelliJ
3 6 (11.54%) JUnit
3 6 (11.54%) Maven
3 6 (11.54%) Mercurial
3 6 (11.54%) Mockito
3 6 (11.54%) WebStorm
4 5 (9.62%) Moq
4 5 (9.62%) MSTest
5 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.85%) JIRA
6 2 (3.85%) JMeter
6 2 (3.85%) Lombardi
6 2 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
1 4 (7.69%) Publishing
2 3 (5.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Author
2 12 (23.08%) Technical Author
3 11 (21.15%) C# Developer
4 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
5 8 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) XML Developer
6 7 (13.46%) XML XSLT Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Business Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Business Process Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Management Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Process Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Programmer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) HTML
2 25 (48.08%) XSLT
3 16 (30.77%) .NET
4 14 (26.92%) JSON
5 13 (25.00%) jQuery
6 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
6 11 (21.15%) HTML5
7 10 (19.23%) CSS
7 10 (19.23%) REST
8 8 (15.38%) Spring
9 7 (13.46%) XML Schema
10 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
10 6 (11.54%) Hibernate
10 6 (11.54%) JPA
10 6 (11.54%) Web Services
11 5 (9.62%) LINQ
11 5 (9.62%) WCF
12 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
13 3 (5.77%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.85%) e-Learning
4 2 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.85%) Life Science
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Android
2 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) TDD
2 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.15%) MVC
3 11 (21.15%) OO
4 9 (17.31%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (13.46%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
7 6 (11.54%) BDD
7 6 (11.54%) BPMN
7 6 (11.54%) Information Security
7 6 (11.54%) Open Source
7 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.62%) Concurrent Programming
8 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.77%) CRM
10 2 (3.85%) Biometrics
10 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
10 2 (3.85%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) C#
1 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
2 15 (28.85%) C++
2 15 (28.85%) Java
3 14 (26.92%) C
4 12 (23.08%) Python
5 11 (21.15%) SQL
6 7 (13.46%) Scala
7 6 (11.54%) Groovy
8 3 (5.77%) ES6
8 3 (5.77%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.77%) Perl
9 2 (3.85%) R
9 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.92%) Dart
10 1 (1.92%) Elixir
10 1 (1.92%) Haskell
10 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.92%) Rust
10 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) IBM Certification
1 1 (1.92%) OCPJP
1 1 (1.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) CDISC
1 2 (3.85%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.92%) CloudHub
2 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) IBM
3 2 (3.85%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.92%) Embarcadero
4 1 (1.92%) Informatica
4 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.92%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.92%) Nintex
4 1 (1.92%) Sun
4 1 (1.92%) Talend
4 1 (1.92%) Zend
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