Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 22 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 27 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 +21
Contract jobs citing XML 8 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 2.60% 5.09% 6.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.92% 12.96% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 17
Exeter median daily rate £330 £440 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +8.64% -26.36%
10th Percentile £227 £366 £357
90th Percentile £449 £500 £521
Devon median daily rate £447 £428 £403
% change year-on-year +4.44% +6.34% -26.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Exeter median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 101 108 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 32.79% 39.27% 34.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 74 70
Exeter median daily rate £450 £314 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.43% -10.36% -5.41%
10th Percentile £288 £178 £249
90th Percentile £532 £473 £514
Devon median daily rate £436 £323 £370
% change year-on-year +35.19% -12.84% -0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Exeter median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% +58.54% -8.89%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Exeter

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Exeter

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Exeter over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Exeter

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 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 Exeter region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) XSD
1 7 (87.50%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (50.00%) JCAPS
2 4 (50.00%) XSL
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) BPEL
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) JAXB
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) XML Schema
3 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (37.50%) JAX-RS
3 3 (37.50%) Dropwizard
4 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) SEO
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 4 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 4 (50.00%) JCAPS
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Liquibase
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) REST
1 7 (87.50%) XSD
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XSL
3 3 (37.50%) Dropwizard
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) JAXB
3 3 (37.50%) JAX-RS
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) XML Schema
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) JPA
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) BPEL
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) SEO
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle