The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 June 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 40 60
Rank change year-on-year -25 +20  
Contract jobs citing XML 43 91 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.42% 4.57% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.80% 19.53% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 66 38
Median daily rate £330 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +8.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £479 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £52.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.53% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £34.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.35% -7.33%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 398 466 460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.37% 23.39% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 318 306
Median daily rate £375 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +36.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Hampshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Hampshire

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Hampshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth +5 13 £325 +13.04% 5
Southampton -1 6 £350 -9.67% 2
Hook -4 5 £315 -32.25%
Basingstoke -4 4 - - 2
Fareham +1 2 £425 +18.05% 1
Havant - 2 £313 - 1
Andover +10 1 - -
Farnborough +1 1 £425 - 2
Winchester -3 1 - -
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 57 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (42.98%) JavaScript
3 44 (38.60%) Windows
3 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (37.72%) .NET
5 42 (36.84%) Web Services
6 41 (35.96%) Microsoft
7 39 (34.21%) C#
8 33 (28.95%) SQL
9 32 (28.07%) HTML
10 28 (24.56%) Java
10 28 (24.56%) Linux
11 27 (23.68%) Oracle
11 27 (23.68%) MVC
12 25 (21.93%) Visual Studio
12 25 (21.93%) Security Cleared
13 24 (21.05%) ASP.NET
13 24 (21.05%) CSS
14 23 (20.18%) Scrum
15 22 (19.30%) Windows Server
16 21 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (16.67%) WCF
18 19 (16.67%) jQuery
18 19 (16.67%) SharePoint
19 17 (14.91%) LDAP
19 17 (14.91%) Active Directory
19 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2008
19 17 (14.91%) SC Cleared
19 17 (14.91%) PowerShell

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 19 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.28%) IIS
3 10 (8.77%) Apache
3 10 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (8.77%) MS Exchange
4 9 (7.89%) JBoss
4 9 (7.89%) WebLogic
4 9 (7.89%) WebSphere
5 8 (7.02%) ATG Dynamo
5 8 (7.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (7.02%) Skype for Business
6 6 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (4.39%) CMS
7 5 (4.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (4.39%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (3.51%) Anypoint
9 3 (2.63%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.88%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) SaaS
2 7 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.14%) PaaS
3 6 (5.26%) Office 365
4 3 (2.63%) IaaS
4 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.91%) LDAP
2 12 (10.53%) Firewall
3 9 (7.89%) SAN
4 8 (7.02%) Skype
4 8 (7.02%) VoIP
5 5 (4.39%) DNS
5 5 (4.39%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.51%) HTTP
6 4 (3.51%) LAN
6 4 (3.51%) PuTTY
6 4 (3.51%) WinSCP
7 3 (2.63%) Internet
7 3 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.75%) Extranet
8 2 (1.75%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.75%) Wireless
9 1 (0.88%) FTP
9 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.88%) SMTP
9 1 (0.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (13.16%) Oracle Database
4 13 (11.40%) MySQL
5 11 (9.65%) Relational Database
5 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.63%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.88%) Big Data
13 1 (0.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 25 (21.93%) Visual Studio
2 21 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (14.04%) Selenium
4 12 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 12 (10.53%) Subversion
5 9 (7.89%) SpecFlow
6 8 (7.02%) Ant
6 8 (7.02%) Jenkins
6 8 (7.02%) Log4j
7 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
8 5 (4.39%) JIRA
9 4 (3.51%) HP UFT
9 4 (3.51%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (3.51%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.63%) JUnit
10 3 (2.63%) Moq
10 3 (2.63%) MSTest
10 3 (2.63%) NuGet
10 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (2.63%) webpack
General
1 10 (8.77%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Back Office
2 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.39%) Retail
4 3 (2.63%) Publishing
5 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 65 (57.02%) Developer
2 18 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 16 (14.04%) Software Developer
4 12 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 10 (8.77%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.77%) C++ Developer
5 10 (8.77%) C++/Java Developer
5 10 (8.77%) Wintel Engineer
6 8 (7.02%) Analyst
7 7 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Architect
8 6 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (4.39%) ServiceNow Developer
10 4 (3.51%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (3.51%) ETL Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) SharePoint Specialist
10 4 (3.51%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (37.72%) .NET
2 42 (36.84%) Web Services
3 32 (28.07%) HTML
4 24 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 24 (21.05%) CSS
5 19 (16.67%) jQuery
5 19 (16.67%) WCF
6 16 (14.04%) Ajax
6 16 (14.04%) XSLT
7 14 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (12.28%) REST
8 13 (11.40%) .NET Framework
8 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (11.40%) SOAP
9 12 (10.53%) JSON
10 10 (8.77%) LINQ
10 10 (8.77%) MFC
10 10 (8.77%) RESTful
10 10 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (8.77%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.89%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.39%) W3C
4 4 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.51%) Replication
5 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.63%) PKI
5 3 (2.63%) User Experience
6 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.75%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.88%) Blog
7 1 (0.88%) DataPower
7 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.88%) MPEG
7 1 (0.88%) RIA
7 1 (0.88%) STB
7 1 (0.88%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 44 (38.60%) Windows
2 28 (24.56%) Linux
3 22 (19.30%) Windows Server
4 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.63%) CentOS
8 3 (2.63%) Solaris
8 3 (2.63%) Unix
9 2 (1.75%) AIX
9 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (23.68%) MVC
3 23 (20.18%) Scrum
4 17 (14.91%) SDLC
5 16 (14.04%) DevOps
5 16 (14.04%) Workflow
6 14 (12.28%) ITIL
6 14 (12.28%) Test Automation
7 13 (11.40%) Migration
8 12 (10.53%) TDD
9 11 (9.65%) E-Commerce
10 10 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.77%) Customer Requirements
11 9 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 9 (7.89%) Validation
12 8 (7.02%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.02%) Microservices
12 8 (7.02%) Personalization
12 8 (7.02%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.98%) JavaScript
2 39 (34.21%) C#
3 33 (28.95%) SQL
4 28 (24.56%) Java
5 17 (14.91%) PowerShell
6 12 (10.53%) C++
7 11 (9.65%) VBScript
8 10 (8.77%) T-SQL
9 7 (6.14%) F#
9 7 (6.14%) PL/SQL
9 7 (6.14%) TypeScript
10 6 (5.26%) Python
11 5 (4.39%) VB
11 5 (4.39%) VB.NET
12 4 (3.51%) Perl
13 3 (2.63%) ES6
13 3 (2.63%) PHP
14 2 (1.75%) C
14 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (21.93%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.91%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.28%) Degree
4 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (7.89%) MCITP
5 9 (7.89%) MCSA
6 7 (6.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (3.51%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.51%) MCSE
8 1 (0.88%) CCNA
8 1 (0.88%) CCSA
8 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.88%) ISEB
8 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (14.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (6.14%) Docker
5 6 (5.26%) vSphere
6 4 (3.51%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Marathon
1 4 (3.51%) Mesos
1 4 (3.51%) vRealize
2 1 (0.88%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.88%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.88%) Kibana
2 1 (0.88%) Nessus
2 1 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 41 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.68%) Oracle
3 15 (13.16%) VMware
4 11 (9.65%) Cisco
5 9 (7.89%) NetApp
6 8 (7.02%) ATG
7 7 (6.14%) HP
7 7 (6.14%) ServiceNow
8 6 (5.26%) Twitter
9 5 (4.39%) Telerik
10 4 (3.51%) MuleSoft
10 4 (3.51%) Nintex
10 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.51%) Sitecore
11 3 (2.63%) Splunk
12 2 (1.75%) CA
12 2 (1.75%) DevExpress
12 2 (1.75%) Software AG
12 2 (1.75%) webMethods
13 1 (0.88%) EMC
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