Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 70 39
Rank change year-on-year -12 -31 -16
Contract jobs citing XML 16 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.84% 0.94% 3.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 3.09% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 6
Croydon median daily rate £456 £388 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.74% -12.68% +1.43%
10th Percentile £416 £340 £288
90th Percentile £487 £473 £494
South London median daily rate £444 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +4.41% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £28.50 - -
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £34.52 -
% change year-on-year +38.58% - -

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 Croydon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 363 162 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 41.68% 30.45% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 90 59
Croydon median daily rate £525 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £382 £313 £325
90th Percentile £671 £513 £505
South London median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £28.50 - -
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £50.00 £48.92
% change year-on-year -4.34% +2.22% -67.39%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Croydon

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Croydon

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for XML.

1 14 (87.50%) Scrum
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (62.50%) Java
3 10 (62.50%) REST
4 9 (56.25%) Spring
4 9 (56.25%) J2EE
5 8 (50.00%) Web Services
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (50.00%) BDD
6 7 (43.75%) Mockito
6 7 (43.75%) DbUnit
6 7 (43.75%) RESTful
6 7 (43.75%) Apache Camel
6 7 (43.75%) PowerMock
6 7 (43.75%) SonarQube
6 7 (43.75%) JUnit
6 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
6 7 (43.75%) SOAP
6 7 (43.75%) Maven
6 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
6 7 (43.75%) TDD
6 7 (43.75%) jMock
6 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (43.75%) Kanban
7 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 6 (37.50%) OO

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (25.00%) Star Schema
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) DocumentDB
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (43.75%) DbUnit
2 7 (43.75%) jMock
2 7 (43.75%) JUnit
2 7 (43.75%) Maven
2 7 (43.75%) Mockito
2 7 (43.75%) SonarQube
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.25%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 6 (37.50%) BPM Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Data Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Support
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) REST
2 9 (56.25%) J2EE
2 9 (56.25%) Spring
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) Apache Camel
4 7 (43.75%) PowerMock
4 7 (43.75%) RESTful
4 7 (43.75%) SOAP
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 1 (6.25%) JMS
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) JSON
7 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (87.50%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) BDD
3 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 7 (43.75%) Kanban
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Microservices
4 6 (37.50%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Optimisation
5 4 (25.00%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Process Management
6 1 (6.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) VBScript
4 4 (25.00%) AWK
4 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (25.00%) SAS Macro
4 4 (25.00%) sed
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Greenplum
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) VMware