Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 14 December 2018 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 45 32
Rank change year-on-year -9 -13 +14
Contract jobs citing XML 17 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.56% 2.41% 5.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.40% 5.70% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 19
East Sussex median daily rate £453 £600 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.58% +84.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £359 £343 £206
90th Percentile £490 £613 £425
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £380
% change year-on-year +3.53% +11.84% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £43.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% -6.25% +28.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 315 228 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 47.51% 42.30% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 157 137
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £480
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
East Sussex median hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.29% -16.67% +5.00%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in East Sussex

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in East Sussex

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in East Sussex over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in East Sussex

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in East Sussex

XML
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Hastings - 7 £413 - 2
Brighton -26 5 £470 -21.67% 4
Uckfield - 3 - - 1
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for XML.

1 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) JSON
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) RESTful
4 5 (29.41%) REST
5 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
5 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) Delphi
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) C++Builder
5 4 (23.53%) Embarcadero
6 3 (17.65%) OpenGL

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (11.76%) JBoss
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) C++Builder
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 3 (17.65%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) Ant
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) Gatling
4 1 (5.88%) Grunt
4 1 (5.88%) gulp
4 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.88%) Sublime Text
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Android Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) GUI Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Product Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) JSON
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) REST
3 5 (29.41%) RESTful
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Core
5 3 (17.65%) Ajax
5 3 (17.65%) Android SDK
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (17.65%) OpenGL
5 3 (17.65%) SOAP
6 2 (11.76%) JMS
6 2 (11.76%) Spring
7 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
1 3 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) Life Science
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Android Development
4 3 (17.65%) API Design
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Memory Management
4 3 (17.65%) Mobile Development
4 3 (17.65%) System Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) Delphi
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.88%) Groovy
6 1 (5.88%) Haskell
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Master's Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Grafana
1 1 (5.88%) Kibana
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Embarcadero
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Guidewire
3 1 (5.88%) webMethods