Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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
Hampshire > Farnborough
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 14 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +12
Contract jobs citing XML 7 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 5.93% 8.55% 9.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.17% 35.14% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 12
Farnborough median daily rate £400 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.30% -8.42%
10th Percentile £363 £413 £406
90th Percentile £456 £438 £474
Hampshire median daily rate £395 £353 £380
% change year-on-year +12.06% -7.24% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 4
Farnborough median hourly rate - £59.31 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +39.55% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.00 £52.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -21.15% +22.35% +68.73%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Farnborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 24 37 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 20.34% 24.34% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 44
Farnborough median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% -9.41%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £308
90th Percentile £474 £500 £483
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 4
Farnborough median hourly rate - £59.31 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +39.55% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +13.33%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Farnborough

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Farnborough

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Farnborough

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 Farnborough region with a requirement for XML.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) JAXB
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Sybase
3 2 (28.57%) Ant
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) HBase
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Angular Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) JAXB
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Kafka
4 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ATDD
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Sybase
1 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft