Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 17 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 44 37
Rank change year-on-year -20 -7 +42
Contract jobs citing XML 53 50 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.12% 4.06% 4.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.08% 18.52% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 45
Milton Keynes median daily rate £338 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -1.41% +20.34%
10th Percentile £313 £286 £300
90th Percentile £400 £534 £569
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £338 £338 £355
% change year-on-year - -4.93% +20.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £29.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 526 270 424
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 31.00% 21.90% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 158 222
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.50% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £297 £275
90th Percentile £538 £554 £549
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.00 £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +257.14% -14.06%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £35.75 £36.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -2.05% +124.62% -0.25%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Milton Keynes

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Milton Keynes

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Milton Keynes

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for XML.

1 33 (62.26%) SQL
2 27 (50.94%) Java
3 18 (33.96%) IBM
4 17 (32.08%) HTML
5 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
6 14 (26.42%) CSS
6 14 (26.42%) Internet
7 12 (22.64%) WebSphere
7 12 (22.64%) High Availability
7 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
8 11 (20.75%) API Development
8 11 (20.75%) EAI
8 11 (20.75%) C#
8 11 (20.75%) .NET
9 10 (18.87%) ActionScript
9 10 (18.87%) XML Schema
9 10 (18.87%) SMTP
9 10 (18.87%) FTP
9 10 (18.87%) HTTP
9 10 (18.87%) EDI
9 10 (18.87%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (18.87%) ebXML
9 10 (18.87%) B2B
9 10 (18.87%) SSL
9 10 (18.87%) webMethods
9 10 (18.87%) Data Security
9 10 (18.87%) RosettaNet
9 10 (18.87%) cXML
9 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (18.87%) ActionScript 3.0

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 12 (22.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.77%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Maximo
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) Internet
2 10 (18.87%) FTP
2 10 (18.87%) HTTP
2 10 (18.87%) SMTP
2 10 (18.87%) SSL
3 4 (7.55%) Intranet
4 1 (1.89%) Extranet
4 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.55%) DB2
3 4 (7.55%) SAP BW
4 3 (5.66%) Big Data
5 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) GIS
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.66%) JIRA
6 2 (3.77%) Ant
6 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.77%) Gradle
6 2 (3.77%) Hudson
6 2 (3.77%) Maven
6 2 (3.77%) Selenium
6 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.89%) git-flow
7 1 (1.89%) GitLab
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
2 7 (13.21%) Marketing
3 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Consultant
2 17 (32.08%) Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Web Developer
6 6 (11.32%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Angular Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Data Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Business Process Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Implementation Consultant
9 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Process Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Internet Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) HTML
2 14 (26.42%) CSS
3 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
4 11 (20.75%) .NET
5 10 (18.87%) cXML
5 10 (18.87%) ebXML
5 10 (18.87%) EDI
5 10 (18.87%) jQuery
5 10 (18.87%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (18.87%) XML Schema
6 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
6 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (15.09%) J2EE
6 8 (15.09%) SOAP
6 8 (15.09%) Spring
7 7 (13.21%) HTML5
7 7 (13.21%) Java EE
7 7 (13.21%) Web Services
8 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (11.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) DataPower
1 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Unix
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) High Availability
2 11 (20.75%) API Development
2 11 (20.75%) EAI
3 10 (18.87%) B2B
3 10 (18.87%) Data Security
4 9 (16.98%) MVC
5 8 (15.09%) CRM
6 7 (13.21%) Web Development
7 5 (9.43%) ERP
7 5 (9.43%) Process Management
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.55%) BPR
8 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
8 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) TDD
9 3 (5.66%) ITIL
9 3 (5.66%) OO
9 3 (5.66%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) SQL
2 27 (50.94%) Java
3 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) C#
5 10 (18.87%) ActionScript
5 10 (18.87%) ActionScript 2.0
5 10 (18.87%) ActionScript 3.0
6 7 (13.21%) Perl
7 4 (7.55%) C
8 3 (5.66%) C++
9 2 (3.77%) Python
9 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) RosettaNet
2 5 (9.43%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.77%) GDPR
3 2 (3.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Netcool
2 7 (13.21%) Tivoli
3 5 (9.43%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 2 (3.77%) Ansible
4 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) IBM
2 10 (18.87%) webMethods
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.43%) Cognos
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle
5 4 (7.55%) SAP
6 3 (5.66%) Cramer
6 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.77%) EMC
7 2 (3.77%) Fiserv
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) Talend