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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 June 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 64 71 51
Rank change year-on-year +7 -20 +32
Contract jobs citing XML 27 6 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.99% 0.57% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.64% 2.70% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 15
10th Percentile £438 £403 £401
25th Percentile £488 £414 £490
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £533 £434 £500
Median % change year-on-year +22.77% -13.25% +25.00%
75th Percentile £546 £454 £524
90th Percentile £595 £466 £530
England median daily rate £545 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +9.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £18.58 - -
Median hourly rate £19.67 - -
75th Percentile £20.75 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £48.75 £63.00 £50.50
% change year-on-year -22.62% +24.75% -8.18%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 280 222 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.62% 21.02% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 156 128
10th Percentile £345 £213 £292
25th Percentile £385 £300 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £470 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +25.33% -6.25% -
75th Percentile £520 £445 £475
90th Percentile £595 £538 £532
England median daily rate £575 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +12.75% +2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
10th Percentile £16.65 - -
25th Percentile £18.58 - £35.00
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £40.00
Median % change year-on-year +43.33% -62.50% +116.22%
75th Percentile £27.50 - £45.00
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £46.46
% change year-on-year +16.67% -3.14% +3.24%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing XML as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for XML in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing XML in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for XML in the East Midlands

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing XML in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for XML in the East Midlands

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing XML in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for XML in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Derbyshire +2 12 £540 +14.29% 1
Leicestershire - 7 £525 - 4
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £450 +13.92% 4
Northamptonshire - 1 £360 - 1
XML
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for XML.

1 16 (59.26%) Social Skills
2 15 (55.56%) SOAP
3 14 (51.85%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) ITIL
4 13 (48.15%) Azure
5 12 (44.44%) Oracle
6 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
6 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
7 9 (33.33%) SAP
8 8 (29.63%) JDBC
8 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) ABAP
8 8 (29.63%) Unix
8 8 (29.63%) Solaris
8 8 (29.63%) HTTP
8 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
8 8 (29.63%) SAP BW
8 8 (29.63%) NetWeaver
8 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
8 8 (29.63%) Primavera
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
8 8 (29.63%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (29.63%) Change Management
8 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
8 8 (29.63%) JSON
8 8 (29.63%) SAP ALE
8 8 (29.63%) BAPI
8 8 (29.63%) SAP Basis

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (29.63%) NetWeaver
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Primavera
2 1 (3.70%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Azure
2 5 (18.52%) Azure Logic Apps
2 5 (18.52%) Boomi
2 5 (18.52%) Power Platform
3 3 (11.11%) Power Automate
4 2 (7.41%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (7.41%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (7.41%) Serverless
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon Cognito
5 1 (3.70%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (29.63%) SAP BW
1 8 (29.63%) SAP HANA
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) Power BI
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Sourcetree
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (59.26%) Social Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Organisational Skills
3 6 (22.22%) Public Sector
4 3 (11.11%) Aerospace
5 2 (7.41%) Finance
5 2 (7.41%) Retail
6 1 (3.70%) Banking
6 1 (3.70%) Electronics
6 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing
6 1 (3.70%) Police
6 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Service Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Integration Developer
6 2 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Database Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) SOAP
2 8 (29.63%) BAPI
2 8 (29.63%) JDBC
2 8 (29.63%) JSON
2 8 (29.63%) SAP ALE
2 8 (29.63%) SAP Basis
2 8 (29.63%) SAP PI
3 6 (22.22%) .NET
4 5 (18.52%) CSS
4 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 5 (18.52%) JMS
4 5 (18.52%) React
4 5 (18.52%) RESTful
5 4 (14.81%) HTML5
6 3 (11.11%) Node.js
6 3 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.41%) JSP
7 2 (7.41%) XML Schema
7 2 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) APACS
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Tandem
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Solaris
1 8 (29.63%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Change Management
2 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (25.93%) Commercial Awareness
3 7 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (22.22%) Agile
4 6 (22.22%) Data Mapping
5 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
5 5 (18.52%) Domain Models
5 5 (18.52%) ETL
5 5 (18.52%) Event-Driven
5 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
5 5 (18.52%) Major Incident Management
5 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 4 (14.81%) Microservices
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) DevOps
7 3 (11.11%) Full Stack Development
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) ABAP
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
2 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) Ruby
5 3 (11.11%) PHP
5 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 2 (7.41%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) COBOL
7 1 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (22.22%) Degree
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) SAP
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
4 5 (18.52%) Dell
4 5 (18.52%) Jitterbit
4 5 (18.52%) ServiceNow
5 2 (7.41%) Adobe
5 2 (7.41%) Adyen
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Xamarin