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 24 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
South Yorkshire / Doncaster
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XML 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 12.50% - 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +19.40% -10.54%  

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 14 3 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 43.75% 12.50% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Median daily rate £350 £305 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -15.86%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
2 9 (90.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) Spring
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) JAXB
5 5 (50.00%) Java EE
5 5 (50.00%) Mobile Development
5 5 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (40.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) Gradle
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) Maven
7 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (20.00%) J2EE
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle
8 1 (10.00%) JUnit
8 1 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (10.00%) UML
8 1 (10.00%) Apache
8 1 (10.00%) JMS
8 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (10.00%) Git (software)

XML
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Gradle
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
2 7 (70.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) Java EE
3 5 (50.00%) JAXB
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) RESTful
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
6 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (10.00%) JMS
6 1 (10.00%) React
6 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (90.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) BDD
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle