Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 21 25
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing XML 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 1.32% 5.16% 2.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 15.69% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Gatwick median daily rate £369 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.36% -4.76% +8.09%
10th Percentile £237 £339 £355
90th Percentile £506 £493 £382
West Sussex median daily rate £480 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +28.00% +7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Gatwick median hourly rate - £43.00 -
West Sussex median hourly rate - £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +19.44% -15.29%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gatwick
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 20 51 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 13.25% 32.90% 43.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 47
Gatwick median daily rate £343 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.41% - +27.34%
10th Percentile £300 £338 £293
90th Percentile £608 £513 £569
West Sussex median daily rate £445 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +8.54% +9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Gatwick median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -14.00% -
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -11.76%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Gatwick

XML
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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Gatwick

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 21 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for XML.

1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

XML
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft