Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 24 34
Rank change year-on-year -19 +10 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 14 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.72% 6.11% 4.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.31% 13.62% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 19
East Sussex median daily rate £588 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.77% -7.14% +55.56%
10th Percentile £350 £213 £250
90th Percentile £613 £425 £481
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £48.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year -6.25% +30.61% +70.30%

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 222 213 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 43.11% 44.84% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 122 154
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% +10.00%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £229
90th Percentile £563 £475 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
East Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.16% +5.63% +68.42%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +18.46%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Brighton -2 13 £588 +80.77% 10
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for XML.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
4 8 (57.14%) webMethods
4 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) JBoss
4 8 (57.14%) Apache
4 8 (57.14%) J2SE
4 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
4 8 (57.14%) IntelliJ
4 8 (57.14%) HTTP
4 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 8 (57.14%) SSL
4 8 (57.14%) SOAP
4 8 (57.14%) EJB
4 8 (57.14%) Unix
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) J2EE
4 8 (57.14%) JUnit
4 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
4 8 (57.14%) Scala
4 8 (57.14%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) Selenium
4 8 (57.14%) Spring
4 8 (57.14%) Puppet
4 8 (57.14%) MongoDB

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 8 (57.14%) Apache
1 8 (57.14%) JBoss
1 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) HTTP
1 8 (57.14%) SSL
1 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 8 (57.14%) IntelliJ
2 8 (57.14%) JUnit
2 8 (57.14%) Selenium
3 3 (21.43%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) HTML Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Scala Developer
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Scala Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) EJB
3 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) J2EE
3 8 (57.14%) J2SE
3 8 (57.14%) JSON
3 8 (57.14%) Play Framework
3 8 (57.14%) REST
3 8 (57.14%) SOAP
3 8 (57.14%) Spring
4 5 (35.71%) Ajax
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) XSL
6 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) DevOps
2 8 (57.14%) Microservices
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Scala
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Grafana
1 8 (57.14%) Kibana
1 8 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) webMethods
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Nintex