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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Essex / Chelmsford
Rank - 11 14
Contract jobs citing XML 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford - 3.39% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 50.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  
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 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 4 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 10.00% 6.78% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford

XML
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

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Chelmsford