Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 57 66
Rank change year-on-year -24 +9 -25
Contract jobs citing XML 70 109 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.20% 3.35% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.61% 12.06% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 48 41
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +23.08%
10th Percentile £275 £280 £281
90th Percentile £438 £538 £575
England median daily rate £463 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% +11.11% +2.86%

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 920 904 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.87% 27.82% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 543 510
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21.78 £13.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.25 £49.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in the East Midlands

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in the East Midlands

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in the East Midlands

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in the East Midlands

XML
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 20 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -6 25 £370 - 9
Leicestershire -31 12 £300 -6.61% 5
Northamptonshire -4 11 £375 -6.25% 6
Derbyshire -4 10 £400 +14.29% 2
Lincolnshire -11 3 £413 - 4
XML
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for XML.

1 33 (47.14%) SQL
2 26 (37.14%) Java
3 24 (34.29%) HTML
4 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 22 (31.43%) CSS
5 21 (30.00%) .NET
5 21 (30.00%) Oracle
6 19 (27.14%) C#
6 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (22.86%) TDD
8 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
9 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
9 12 (17.14%) JSON
10 11 (15.71%) WCF
10 11 (15.71%) React
10 11 (15.71%) JUnit
10 11 (15.71%) SOAP
11 10 (14.29%) Sun Certification
11 10 (14.29%) MVC
11 10 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (12.86%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (12.86%) REST
12 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
12 9 (12.86%) Ajax
13 8 (11.43%) SVG
13 8 (11.43%) Web Services
13 8 (11.43%) OO
14 7 (10.00%) SOA
14 7 (10.00%) CMS

XML
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 7 (10.00%) CMS
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.86%) CoreMedia CMS
3 2 (2.86%) Liferay
4 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Boomi
2 2 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) FTP
2 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.86%) PowerCenter
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) DB2
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) JUnit
2 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.14%) MSTest
2 5 (7.14%) NUnit
3 4 (5.71%) Subversion
4 3 (4.29%) Xcode
5 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.86%) Maven
6 1 (1.43%) Gradle
6 1 (1.43%) JProfiler
6 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Billing
3 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (70.00%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.14%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (7.14%) Angular Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.71%) Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.71%) iOS Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Business Integration Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) WPF Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) HTML
2 22 (31.43%) CSS
3 21 (30.00%) .NET
4 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
5 12 (17.14%) JSON
6 11 (15.71%) React
6 11 (15.71%) SOAP
6 11 (15.71%) WCF
7 10 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 9 (12.86%) Ajax
8 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
8 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (12.86%) REST
9 8 (11.43%) SVG
9 8 (11.43%) Web Services
10 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (10.00%) HTML5
11 6 (8.57%) Angular 2
11 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (8.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) User Experience
2 3 (4.29%) Graphic Design
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) iPad
4 1 (1.43%) iPhone
4 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.29%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Unix
4 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.86%) VMS
4 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.43%) Android
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) TDD
3 10 (14.29%) MVC
4 9 (12.86%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (11.43%) OO
6 7 (10.00%) SOA
6 7 (10.00%) Web Development
7 6 (8.57%) Front End Development
7 6 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (8.57%) Web Design
8 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.14%) MVVM
8 5 (7.14%) Scrum
8 5 (7.14%) UML
9 4 (5.71%) iOS Development
9 4 (5.71%) Release Management
9 4 (5.71%) SDLC
9 4 (5.71%) Visualisation
10 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.14%) SQL
2 26 (37.14%) Java
3 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 19 (27.14%) C#
5 6 (8.57%) Objective-C
6 5 (7.14%) C++
7 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.29%) Apple Swift
8 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.29%) XPath
8 3 (4.29%) XQuery
9 2 (2.86%) Perl
9 2 (2.86%) Python
10 1 (1.43%) ABAP
10 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.43%) VB
10 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Sun Certification
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.86%) CDISC
2 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.86%) GxP
2 2 (2.86%) HL7
2 2 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) Dell
3 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.86%) Apple
4 2 (2.86%) Informatica
4 2 (2.86%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.86%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.43%) Perforce
5 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) webMethods
5 1 (1.43%) WSO2