Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for XMLSpy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XMLSpy over the 6 months to 26 July 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.

Altova XMLSpy
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 821 818
Rank change year-on-year +31 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing XMLSpy 27 46 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.045% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.29% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 22
England median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £381 £338 £363
90th Percentile £590 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

XMLSpy is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15812 15693 13597
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 18.02% 15.47% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10814 10802 8955
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £269
90th Percentile £595 £575 £563
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 270 232
England median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -0.79%
10th Percentile £28.75 £27.43 £21.47
90th Percentile £54.75 £52.50 £48.68
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%

XMLSpy
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing XMLSpy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for XMLSpy in England

XMLSpy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XMLSpy in England

XMLSpy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XMLSpy in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XMLSpy in England

XMLSpy
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XMLSpy in England

XMLSpy
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 XMLSpy within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
London +19 16 £538 +23.56%
South East +33 8 £413 -11.29% 1
Midlands +37 3 £388 -26.19%
West Midlands - 3 £388 -
XMLSpy
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XMLSpy 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 England region with a requirement for XMLSpy.

1 24 (88.89%) XML
2 20 (74.07%) XSD
3 13 (48.15%) Web Services
4 10 (37.04%) WSDL
4 10 (37.04%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) SOAP
5 9 (33.33%) SQL
5 9 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) Middleware
6 8 (29.63%) SAP
6 8 (29.63%) Marketing
6 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
7 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) SOA
7 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle
7 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.93%) MVC
8 6 (22.22%) IBM
8 6 (22.22%) C#
8 6 (22.22%) IIS
8 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 6 (22.22%) NUnit
8 6 (22.22%) Web Development
8 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) WCF
8 6 (22.22%) LINQ

XMLSpy
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 6 (22.22%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) FTP
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
2 6 (22.22%) Moq
2 6 (22.22%) NUnit
2 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.81%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) Ant
4 1 (3.70%) ClearQuest
4 1 (3.70%) ERwin
4 1 (3.70%) JMeter
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Marketing
3 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
4 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
5 4 (14.81%) Electronics
6 3 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Product Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Product Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Product Owner
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Product Owner
5 3 (11.11%) Designer
5 3 (11.11%) SOA Designer
5 3 (11.11%) SOA Solution Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) XML
2 20 (74.07%) XSD
3 13 (48.15%) Web Services
4 10 (37.04%) WSDL
5 9 (33.33%) SOAP
6 8 (29.63%) Middleware
7 7 (25.93%) CSS
8 6 (22.22%) LINQ
8 6 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (22.22%) WCF
9 5 (18.52%) JSON
9 5 (18.52%) REST
10 4 (14.81%) JSON Schema
10 4 (14.81%) XSLT
11 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (7.41%) HTML
13 1 (3.70%) FpML
13 1 (3.70%) JAXB
13 1 (3.70%) JSP
13 1 (3.70%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) DataPower
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Equities
3 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Scrum
2 7 (25.93%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) SOA
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Web Development
4 4 (14.81%) API Design
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) UML
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 20022
2 1 (3.70%) MiFID
2 1 (3.70%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
1 8 (29.63%) SAP
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) IBM
4 5 (18.52%) Kofax
5 4 (14.81%) Thunderhead
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Mercator
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