Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 32 38
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 70 57 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.93% 5.07% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.51% 15.16% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 60
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £378 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £258
90th Percentile £511 £525 £503
East of England median daily rate £472 £418 £375
% change year-on-year +13.05% +11.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £39.50
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £31.90 £36.00
% change year-on-year +95.92% -11.39% +5.53%

XML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 424 376 575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.84% 33.45% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 187 362
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £252 £263
90th Percentile £500 £550 £488
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 18
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +2.86%
10th Percentile £20.41 £15.75 £10.48
90th Percentile £93.25 £47.43 £62.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 42 £400 - 2
Peterborough +8 24 £325 -31.58% 2
XML
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 38 (54.29%) JSON
2 31 (44.29%) Java
3 29 (41.43%) HTML
4 24 (34.29%) Python
4 24 (34.29%) Spring
5 22 (31.43%) jQuery
5 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (31.43%) J2EE
6 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 20 (28.57%) .NET
7 20 (28.57%) Web Services
7 20 (28.57%) API Development
8 18 (25.71%) XSLT
9 17 (24.29%) C
9 17 (24.29%) JIRA
9 17 (24.29%) Maven
9 17 (24.29%) Git (software)
10 16 (22.86%) RESTful
10 16 (22.86%) C++
10 16 (22.86%) SOAP
11 15 (21.43%) JUnit
11 15 (21.43%) SOA
12 14 (20.00%) JBoss
12 14 (20.00%) SQL
12 14 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (18.57%) User Experience
13 13 (18.57%) Defect Management
13 13 (18.57%) Perl
13 13 (18.57%) Tomcat
13 13 (18.57%) Doxygen

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 14 (20.00%) JBoss
2 13 (18.57%) Tomcat
3 9 (12.86%) Confluence
3 9 (12.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (7.14%) CMS
5 3 (4.29%) Mule
5 3 (4.29%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.43%) Anypoint
6 1 (1.43%) IIS
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Doxygen
2 4 (5.71%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.86%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) GitHub
2 2 (2.86%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Bluetooth
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
1 3 (4.29%) WAN
1 3 (4.29%) Wireless
2 1 (1.43%) LDAP
2 1 (1.43%) SMS
2 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) Oracle Database
1 9 (12.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Git (software)
1 17 (24.29%) JIRA
1 17 (24.29%) Maven
2 15 (21.43%) JUnit
3 12 (17.14%) SoapUI
4 8 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (7.14%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.29%) NUnit
7 3 (4.29%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.86%) Babel
8 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.86%) gulp
8 2 (2.86%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.86%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.86%) JMeter
8 2 (2.86%) Mockito
8 2 (2.86%) Selenium
8 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.86%) WebStorm
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Electronics
3 3 (4.29%) Publishing
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (61.43%) Developer
2 19 (27.14%) Java Developer
3 18 (25.71%) Author
3 18 (25.71%) Technical Author
4 8 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (8.57%) UI Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Data Integration Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Integration Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Linux Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Angular Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Automation Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior UI Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Test Analyst
9 1 (1.43%) Consultant
9 1 (1.43%) Manual Tester
9 1 (1.43%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (54.29%) JSON
2 29 (41.43%) HTML
3 24 (34.29%) Spring
4 22 (31.43%) J2EE
4 22 (31.43%) jQuery
5 20 (28.57%) .NET
5 20 (28.57%) Web Services
6 18 (25.71%) XSLT
7 16 (22.86%) RESTful
7 16 (22.86%) SOAP
8 12 (17.14%) .NET Framework
9 10 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 9 (12.86%) REST
11 8 (11.43%) XML Schema
12 7 (10.00%) CSS
13 4 (5.71%) Hibernate
13 4 (5.71%) HTML5
13 4 (5.71%) Sphinx
14 3 (4.29%) Ajax
14 3 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (18.57%) User Experience
3 4 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.29%) CMDB
4 3 (4.29%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.29%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.29%) Internet of Things
4 3 (4.29%) LIMS
4 3 (4.29%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.86%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Unix
2 1 (1.43%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.57%) API Development
3 15 (21.43%) SOA
4 13 (18.57%) Defect Management
4 13 (18.57%) Scrum
5 12 (17.14%) SDLC
6 10 (14.29%) Kanban
6 10 (14.29%) OO
7 8 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.00%) TDD
9 5 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.71%) Data Integration
10 4 (5.71%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.71%) ETL
10 4 (5.71%) Regression Testing
11 3 (4.29%) Asset Management
11 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
11 3 (4.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) Java
2 24 (34.29%) Python
3 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (24.29%) C
5 16 (22.86%) C++
6 14 (20.00%) SQL
7 13 (18.57%) Perl
8 9 (12.86%) PL/SQL
9 7 (10.00%) C#
10 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
10 5 (7.14%) PHP
11 3 (4.29%) ES6
11 3 (4.29%) Scala
12 2 (2.86%) Groovy
13 1 (1.43%) AWK
13 1 (1.43%) Haskell
13 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.43%) VB
13 1 (1.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
1 3 (4.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.43%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Atlassian
1 9 (12.86%) Oracle
2 4 (5.71%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.43%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.43%) Nintex