Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 31 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 8 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.52% 4.76% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.90% 13.33% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 3
Leicester median daily rate £300 £321 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.61% +2.80% +20.19%
10th Percentile £275 £280 £285
90th Percentile £425 £369 £539
Leicestershire median daily rate £300 £321 £313
% change year-on-year -6.61% +2.80% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicester median hourly rate - - -
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 116 105 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 36.48% 35.71% 41.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 69 62
Leicester median daily rate £388 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% +10.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £275 £277 £264
90th Percentile £538 £475 £445
Leicestershire median daily rate £328 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +0.77% +4.84% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Leicester median hourly rate £45.00 £30.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.34% -27.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £36.00 £22.68 £41.25
90th Percentile £45.80 £38.23 £43.75
Leicestershire median hourly rate £43.75 £30.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +42.28% -18.00% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Leicester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Leicester

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leicester region with a requirement for XML.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (62.50%) WCF
4 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
4 5 (62.50%) Node.js
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (62.50%) MSTest
4 5 (62.50%) React
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 5 (62.50%) Ajax
4 5 (62.50%) CMS
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) NUnit
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5

XML
Co-occurring 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 5 (62.50%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MSTest
1 5 (62.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
3 5 (62.50%) Node.js
3 5 (62.50%) React
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Content Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft