The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South Yorkshire / Doncaster
Rank 4 - 10
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XML 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 15.79% - 7.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £380 - £340
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 - £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
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 Doncaster with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Doncaster
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 10 5 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 26.32% 18.52% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Median daily rate £375 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -8.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Doncaster

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Doncaster 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 Doncaster

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Doncaster

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Doncaster

XML
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Doncaster region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
1 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) JAXB
5 1 (14.29%) EDI
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) Maven
5 1 (14.29%) Logistics
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (14.29%) Gradle
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) EDI Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) JAXB
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) EDI
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript