Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 68 65
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 -22
Contract jobs citing XML 14 37 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.55% 2.81% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.80% 9.69% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 31
Milton Keynes median daily rate £445 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £279 £345 £313
90th Percentile £588 £503 £406
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £428 £450 £338
% change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 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 206 382 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 22.74% 29.01% 31.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 212 262
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +1.97%
10th Percentile £340 £319 £313
90th Percentile £550 £624 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.29% +45.83% -52.00%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £42.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -61.90% +44.83% -20.55%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019, 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 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) SOAP
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) REST
5 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) WinForms
7 2 (14.29%) CMS
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery

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 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) Documentum
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.14%) AWS
2 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (7.14%) Azure
2 1 (7.14%) CloudFront
2 1 (7.14%) Route 53
2 1 (7.14%) Serverless
2 1 (7.14%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Extranet
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (7.14%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Ant
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) PostCSS
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Synon
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) AS400 Developer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) SOAP
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) REST
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) Middleware
7 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
7 2 (14.29%) WinForms
8 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
8 1 (7.14%) Node.js
8 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (7.14%) WCF
8 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) AS400
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
1 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Document Management
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) Parallel Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Process Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) BeanShell
4 1 (7.14%) Bourne shell
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) ES6
4 1 (7.14%) Java 8
4 1 (7.14%) Korn
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) RPG
4 1 (7.14%) RPG IV
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) BS7799
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) SAP