The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 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 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
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing XML 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford - - 6.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £36.23
% change year-on-year +23.07% -10.28%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Chelmsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1 2 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 3.33% 4.00% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 16
Median daily rate £433 - £294
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
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 Chelmsford

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Chelmsford

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Chelmsford

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Chelmsford