The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 8 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XML 16 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 18.39% - 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.11% - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 3
Median daily rate £468 - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 38 14 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 43.68% 31.11% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 7
Median daily rate £400 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £301 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £473 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick citing XML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Gatwick

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Gatwick

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Gatwick over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Gatwick

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Gatwick

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

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

1 18 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (94.44%) SDLC
2 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) Finance
3 16 (88.89%) Data Analysis
3 16 (88.89%) Business Analysis
3 16 (88.89%) OO
3 16 (88.89%) Python
3 16 (88.89%) OOD
3 16 (88.89%) Oracle
3 16 (88.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) NUnit
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) SCOM
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) SNMP

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Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) NUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (94.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
1 16 (88.89%) Insurance Systems Analyst
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle Analyst
1 16 (88.89%) Pensions Analyst
1 16 (88.89%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) SDLC
2 16 (88.89%) Business Analysis
2 16 (88.89%) Data Analysis
2 16 (88.89%) OO
2 16 (88.89%) OOD
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft