The median contractor rate for an XML Developer was £401 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 576 559
Rank change year-on-year +10 -17  
Contract jobs requiring an XML Developer 23 47 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.096% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 49
Median daily rate £401 £420 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.46% +23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £236 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40905 46317 48290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.03% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26668 30607 30911
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1357 1858
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

XML Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured XML Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for XML Developer in England

XML Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML Developer in England

XML Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML Developer in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML Developer in England

XML Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML Developer in England

XML Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 15 £413 -1.78% 1
South East +25 4 £458 -3.68% 1
North West +16 2 £365 -8.75%
West Midlands +23 1 - -
South West +5 1 £375 -13.79%
XML Developer
UK

XML Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, XML Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring XML Developer in the job title.

1 67 (100.00%) XML
2 28 (41.79%) Java
3 25 (37.31%) SQL
4 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
5 20 (29.85%) C#
6 19 (28.36%) .NET
7 18 (26.87%) Oracle
7 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (23.88%) TDD
8 16 (23.88%) Web Services
8 16 (23.88%) HTML
8 16 (23.88%) XSLT
9 15 (22.39%) JSON
10 14 (20.90%) CSS
11 13 (19.40%) Finance
11 13 (19.40%) Spring
12 10 (14.93%) PL/SQL
13 9 (13.43%) Hibernate
13 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
13 9 (13.43%) RESTful
14 8 (11.94%) Banking
15 7 (10.45%) Front End Development
15 7 (10.45%) SOAP
15 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
16 6 (8.96%) Scrum
16 6 (8.96%) Migration
16 6 (8.96%) JPA
16 6 (8.96%) Multithreading
16 6 (8.96%) JIRA
16 6 (8.96%) SDLC

XML Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (7.46%) Confluence
2 4 (5.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.48%) CMS
3 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.99%) JBoss
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.49%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle iStore
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (1.49%) Temenos T24
3 1 (1.49%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
1 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.99%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.49%) DataStage
4 1 (1.49%) Endeca
4 1 (1.49%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.49%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) JIRA
2 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.46%) Maven
2 5 (7.46%) Moq
2 5 (7.46%) NUnit
2 5 (7.46%) Subversion
3 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (1.49%) WebStorm
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Front Office
3 3 (4.48%) Music Industry
4 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) XML
2 19 (28.36%) .NET
3 16 (23.88%) HTML
3 16 (23.88%) Web Services
3 16 (23.88%) XSLT
4 15 (22.39%) JSON
5 14 (20.90%) CSS
6 13 (19.40%) Spring
7 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
7 9 (13.43%) Hibernate
7 9 (13.43%) RESTful
8 7 (10.45%) SOAP
9 6 (8.96%) JPA
10 5 (7.46%) J2EE
10 5 (7.46%) JMS
10 5 (7.46%) jQuery
10 5 (7.46%) REST
11 4 (5.97%) Entity Framework
11 4 (5.97%) XSD
11 4 (5.97%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) CMDB
2 2 (2.99%) Equities
2 2 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (2.99%) Semantic Web
2 2 (2.99%) User Experience
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.49%) DataPower
3 1 (1.49%) Derivative
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) Exotic Derivative
3 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Unix
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.88%) TDD
3 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
3 7 (10.45%) Front End Development
4 6 (8.96%) Migration
4 6 (8.96%) Multithreading
4 6 (8.96%) Scrum
4 6 (8.96%) SDLC
5 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (7.46%) Data Management
5 5 (7.46%) Web Development
6 4 (5.97%) Concurrent Programming
6 4 (5.97%) CRM
6 4 (5.97%) DevOps
6 4 (5.97%) Multithreaded Programming
6 4 (5.97%) MVC
6 4 (5.97%) OO
6 4 (5.97%) SOA
7 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.79%) Java
2 25 (37.31%) SQL
3 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
4 20 (29.85%) C#
5 10 (14.93%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.48%) Groovy
7 2 (2.99%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) SPARQL
7 2 (2.99%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.49%) Delphi
8 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) Python
8 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.49%) IBM Certification
2 1 (1.49%) MCP
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.49%) PMP
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Oracle
2 4 (5.97%) IBM
3 3 (4.48%) Adobe
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.99%) Sybase
5 1 (1.49%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.49%) Apple
5 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.49%) Informatica
5 1 (1.49%) Murex
5 1 (1.49%) Talend
5 1 (1.49%) Temenos
5 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.49%) Triple Point