Period
to 18 February 2020

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 18 February 2020 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
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 37 41
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -19
Contract jobs citing XML 4 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 1.38% 2.79% 3.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.27% 9.35% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 12
Hounslow median daily rate £220 £525 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.10% +27.89% -0.48%
10th Percentile £210 £300 £393
90th Percentile £230 £555 £502
West London median daily rate £550 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +15.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - - £18.25

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 55 107 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 18.97% 29.81% 42.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 70 92
Hounslow median daily rate £410 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.90% - +25.37%
10th Percentile £190 £340 £313
90th Percentile £592 £601 £590
West London median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Hounslow median hourly rate £40.00 - £21.75
10th Percentile £25.60 - £17.23
90th Percentile £48.00 - £25.28
West London median hourly rate £50.00 £47.00 £26.24
% change year-on-year +6.38% +79.13% -4.59%

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 18 February 2020. 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
Brentford -7 3 - - 1
XML
West London

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for XML.

1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (75.00%) LabWare
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) LIMS
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) LabWare