Period
to 23 September 2020

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 23 September 2020 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
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 63 61
Rank change year-on-year +27 -2 +9
Contract jobs citing XML 13 25 44
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.67% 2.46% 3.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.13% 9.36% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 20
Median daily rate £500 £395 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.58% -9.71% +25.00%
10th Percentile £300 £201 £330
90th Percentile £600 £538 £491
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £410 £440
% change year-on-year +21.95% -6.82% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £66.00 £46.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.42% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £66.00 £46.67 -
% change year-on-year +41.42% - -

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 99 267 451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 27.97% 26.25% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 158 255
Median daily rate £493 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.44% +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £315 £350 £325
90th Percentile £570 £606 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £480 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +12.89% - +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £42.00 £31.34 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.04% -43.03% -
10th Percentile £37.10 £19.07 £52.50
90th Percentile £58.80 £43.60 £57.50
Median hourly rate £42.00 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +75.00% -46.67% +55.17%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Milton Keynes

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing XML in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for XML in Milton Keynes

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing XML in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for XML in Milton Keynes

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing XML in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for XML in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for XML.

1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) DB2
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) Maximo
3 6 (46.15%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) JIRA
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (23.08%) Korn
6 3 (23.08%) DB2 UDB
6 3 (23.08%) Selenium
6 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
6 3 (23.08%) BeanShell
6 3 (23.08%) SailPoint
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) Ant

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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Maximo
2 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) DB2
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) DB2 UDB
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Ant
2 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Maximo Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.69%) CRM Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Maximo Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SailPoint Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SailPoint Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) JSP
3 3 (23.08%) LDAP
3 3 (23.08%) SailPoint
3 3 (23.08%) Servlets
3 3 (23.08%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
4 2 (15.38%) LINQ
4 2 (15.38%) XSL
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) Spring Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (7.69%) Fintech
6 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) Sequence Diagram
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) BeanShell
4 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) Korn
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) MCAD
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 2 (15.38%) MCPD
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) RACF
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Black Duck