The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 10 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Contract jobs citing XML 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 2.44% 7.58% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.00% 32.26% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £425 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +61.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +19.40% -10.54%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 20 31 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 16.26% 23.48% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 16
Median daily rate £400 £404 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.92% +24.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £233 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead citing XML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Maidenhead

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Maidenhead

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for XML.

1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (60.00%) OpenText
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) EDI
1 3 (60.00%) IDoc
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Toad
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) SQLPlus
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) EDI Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) SAP EDI Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) EDI
1 3 (60.00%) IDoc
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) API Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) OpenText
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO