Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 20 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 33 32
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +19
Contract jobs citing XML 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.62% 1.39% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.47% 5.88% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Luton median daily rate £450 £485 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.22% +29.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £425 £485 £263
90th Percentile £475 £485 £525
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £308 £375
% change year-on-year +46.34% -18.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Luton median hourly rate - £36.00 -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 81 68 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 25.23% 23.69% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 48 47
Luton median daily rate £456 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.35% -19.05% +27.27%
10th Percentile £327 £322 £318
90th Percentile £575 £529 £613
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £389
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.32% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Luton median hourly rate - £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - -8.86% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Luton

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Luton region with a requirement for XML.

1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Taleo
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modeller
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Lineage
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Workday