Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 16 5
Rank change year-on-year -14 -11 +3
Contract jobs citing XML 2 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 2.60% 6.67% 32.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 15.00% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 11
Maidstone median daily rate £350 - £325
Kent median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - - -
Kent 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 Maidstone with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Maidstone
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 46 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 59.74% 44.44% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 9 25
Maidstone median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% +28.57%
10th Percentile £305 £297 £278
90th Percentile £358 £420 £395
Kent median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year +1.45% +2.22% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - £38.00

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Maidstone

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Maidstone

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Maidstone

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 Maidstone region with a requirement for XML.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) AMQP
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (50.00%) EDI
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) AMQP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) EDI
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft