Period
to 18 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 18 April 2019 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 West > Devon
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 31 29
Rank change year-on-year -20 -2 +4
Contract jobs citing XML 1 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.19% 4.49% 5.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 12.44% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 23 21
Devon median daily rate £550 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +6.74% +11.25%
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year -5.56% +13.21% +11.58%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 125 201 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 23.90% 36.09% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 133 122
Devon median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £310 £283 £244
90th Percentile £613 £600 £551
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Devon median hourly rate £32.45 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.89% +20.00% -12.79%
10th Percentile £24.29 £29.85 £36.25
90th Percentile £41.62 £47.50 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +0.56% +11.88% -4.76%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Devon

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Devon

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for XML.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (100.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat