Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 24 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 Midlands > Herefordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 14 21
Contract jobs citing XML 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire - 2.08% 3.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 11.11% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Herefordshire median daily rate - - £400
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £414 £325
% change year-on-year +2.72% +27.31% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Herefordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £23.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +31.91% -17.54% +7.55%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Herefordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 38.71% 18.75% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 10
Herefordshire median daily rate £313 £280 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.61% -30.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £208 £266 £267
90th Percentile £377 £438 £430
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Herefordshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £22.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year +35.91% -21.58% +4.33%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Herefordshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Herefordshire

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Herefordshire