Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 June 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 46 29
Rank change year-on-year +18 -17 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 12 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.17% 2.31% 4.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.37% 6.63% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 19
Liverpool median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38% -16.13%
10th Percentile £313 £341 £313
90th Percentile £438 £440 £600
Merseyside median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 97 181 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 25.59% 34.81% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 129 95
Liverpool median daily rate £405 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -4.11% +0.69%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £309
90th Percentile £548 £488 £590
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate - - £18.80
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £18.80

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Liverpool

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Liverpool

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Liverpool

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Liverpool

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

1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 5 (41.67%) J2EE
5 5 (41.67%) SOAP
5 5 (41.67%) JDeveloper
5 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) JSP
6 4 (33.33%) Servlets
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (33.33%) FTP
6 4 (33.33%) HTTP
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) SOA
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 4 (33.33%) WebCenter
6 4 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
6 4 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (25.00%) Service Design

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) FTP
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JDeveloper
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Portal Developer
2 4 (33.33%) WebCenter Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Salesforce Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Siebel Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) J2EE
3 5 (41.67%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) JSP
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
4 4 (33.33%) Servlets
4 4 (33.33%) WebCenter
5 3 (25.00%) JMS
5 3 (25.00%) WSDL
5 3 (25.00%) XSD
5 3 (25.00%) XSLT
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (16.67%) Visualforce
7 1 (8.33%) LDAP
7 1 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Service Design
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) EAI
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (25.00%) XPath
5 2 (16.67%) Apex Code
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (8.33%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) Siebel