Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 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
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -
Contract jobs citing XML 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 3.45% 6.82% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 23.08% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Macclesfield median daily rate £231 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.85% +1.56% -
10th Percentile £214 £156 £310
90th Percentile £243 £430 £330
Cheshire median daily rate £300 £413 £423
% change year-on-year -27.27% -2.37% +20.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 9 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 15.52% 29.55% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 16
Macclesfield median daily rate £275 £430 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.05% +33.33% -0.77%
10th Percentile £224 £250 £244
90th Percentile £521 £600 £450
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £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 £35.00 £20.00 £17.77
% change year-on-year +75.00% +12.55% -45.32%

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 22 January 2018, 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%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) DOM

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
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) DOM
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe