Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 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
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 31 38
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 -20
Contract jobs citing XML 3 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.14% 3.09% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.05% 10.68% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Middlesex median daily rate £355 £385 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.79% -3.14% +6.00%
10th Percentile £175 £273 £384
90th Percentile £535 £526 £411
South East median daily rate £420 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £45.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year -12.09% +23.81% +5.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 74 103 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 28.03% 28.93% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 68 35
Middlesex median daily rate £436 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.65% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £300 £334 £263
90th Percentile £541 £528 £445
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.19% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Middlesex median hourly rate - - £13.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Middlesex

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Middlesex

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Middlesex over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Middlesex

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Middlesex

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

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (33.33%) Sqoop
2 1 (33.33%) HDFS
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (33.33%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (33.33%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) DOM
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (33.33%) Sqoop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop Architect
1 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) DOM
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Flume
1 1 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CA
1 1 (33.33%) Cloudera
1 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau