Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 21 July 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
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - +20 -12
Contract jobs citing XML 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 3.08% - 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Macclesfield median daily rate £440 - £330
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Macclesfield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 23 20 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 35.38% 18.35% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 2
Macclesfield median daily rate £445 £344 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.45% -14.60% +7.33%
10th Percentile £300 £307 £343
90th Percentile £539 £523 £472
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year +3.33% +85.64% -60.17%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Macclesfield

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for XML.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 2 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe