Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 London > Hounslow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 26 28
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 0
Contract jobs citing XML 9 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 2.89% 2.66% 3.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.98% 10.67% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 3
Hounslow median daily rate £411 £483 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.92% +9.66% -8.09%
10th Percentile £393 £339 £398
90th Percentile £446 £548 £472
West London median daily rate £446 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -0.89% +12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - £50.00 -
West London median hourly rate £18.25 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -63.50% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 129 75 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 41.48% 24.92% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 54 46
Hounslow median daily rate £518 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.76% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £294
90th Percentile £585 £580 £494
West London median daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +14.71% +13.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Hounslow median hourly rate £26.00 £50.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.00% +173.97% -47.86%
West London median hourly rate £34.49 £31.25 £38.00
% change year-on-year +10.36% -17.76% +2.70%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Hounslow

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Hounslow

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Hounslow

XML
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Osterley -3 6 £411 -20.29%
Isleworth - 6 £411 -
Feltham +7 1 - - 1
XML
West London

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 Hounslow region with a requirement for XML.

1 8 (88.89%) Unix
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Ruby
1 8 (88.89%) JSON
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) User Stories
1 8 (88.89%) Exploratory Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Acceptance Criteria
2 7 (77.78%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (77.78%) Mobile App
2 7 (77.78%) Calabash
2 7 (77.78%) Xamarin
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum-ban
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (77.78%) Gherkin
2 7 (77.78%) ATDD
2 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Video on Demand
2 7 (77.78%) Release Management
2 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Kanban
2 7 (77.78%) Velocity
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
2 7 (77.78%) Video\Live Streaming
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 1 (11.11%) nginx
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Hazelcast
1 1 (11.11%) HBase
1 1 (11.11%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Calabash
2 6 (66.67%) Appium
2 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (55.56%) Xcode
4 1 (11.11%) Gatling
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) JMeter
4 1 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 1 (11.11%) Protractor
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) TestNG
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Developer in Test
2 6 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) JSON
2 7 (77.78%) Gherkin
2 7 (77.78%) Velocity
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Linux Command Line
1 7 (77.78%) Mobile App
1 7 (77.78%) Video on Demand
1 7 (77.78%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Acceptance Criteria
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Exploratory Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) User Stories
2 7 (77.78%) ATDD
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Kanban
2 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Release Management
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum-ban
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (11.11%) API Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Ruby
2 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
3 5 (55.56%) Apple Swift
4 2 (22.22%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Xamarin
2 1 (11.11%) Perforce
2 1 (11.11%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (11.11%) VMware