Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertford 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 February 2018 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
Hertfordshire > Hertford
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +8
Contract jobs citing XML 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertford 21.05% 25.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Hertford median daily rate £375 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £444 £363
% change year-on-year -21.13% +22.41% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £12.50 £28.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -56.14% -24.00% +79.17%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertford 21.05% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Hertford median daily rate £375 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -3.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.61 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year -63.71% +41.51% -29.33%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertford

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Hertford

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Hertford

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertford region with a requirement for XML.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) API Development
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) W3C
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (50.00%) RequireJS
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (25.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) API Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft