The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank - 15 12
Contract jobs citing XML 0 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester - 8.16% 9.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 21.05% 42.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 8
Median daily rate - £300 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 73 57 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 46.20% 38.78% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 21
Median daily rate £340 £315 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.93% +4.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Leicester

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Leicester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Leicester region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) XSLT
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) XHTML
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XSD
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) MCSD
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) XSLT
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XHTML
4 3 (50.00%) XSD
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCSD
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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