Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 45 44
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1 +30
Contract jobs citing XML 55 51 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.15% 3.95% 3.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.96% 17.47% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 40
Milton Keynes median daily rate £338 £338 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +11.21%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £281
90th Percentile £406 £560 £569
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +18.64%
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 552 292 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 31.62% 22.60% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 157 218
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £263 £267
90th Percentile £525 £523 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £384 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +2.33% +2.81% +1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
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 £29.00 £36.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year -20.55% +76.97% +26.61%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for XML.

1 33 (60.00%) Java
2 22 (40.00%) SQL
3 18 (32.73%) HTML
4 17 (30.91%) Web Services
4 17 (30.91%) Spring
5 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
6 15 (27.27%) SOAP
6 15 (27.27%) JSON
7 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
7 14 (25.45%) CSS
8 13 (23.64%) Internet
8 13 (23.64%) RESTful
8 13 (23.64%) AngularJS
9 12 (21.82%) HTML5
10 11 (20.00%) High Availability
10 11 (20.00%) Spring Boot
10 11 (20.00%) C#
10 11 (20.00%) .NET
10 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (20.00%) Banking
10 11 (20.00%) MVC
11 10 (18.18%) Finance
11 10 (18.18%) IBM
11 10 (18.18%) EAI
11 10 (18.18%) API Development
11 10 (18.18%) jQuery
12 9 (16.36%) Java EE
12 9 (16.36%) DataPower
12 9 (16.36%) ActionScript 3.0
12 9 (16.36%) ActionScript 2.0

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 9 (16.36%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) Internet
2 9 (16.36%) FTP
2 9 (16.36%) HTTP
2 9 (16.36%) SMTP
2 9 (16.36%) SSL
3 4 (7.27%) Intranet
4 2 (3.64%) LDAP
5 1 (1.82%) Extranet
5 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Big Data
2 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) DB2
3 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.82%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.91%) Eclipse
3 6 (10.91%) Maven
4 4 (7.27%) JUnit
4 4 (7.27%) Mockito
4 4 (7.27%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
4 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.45%) git-flow
5 3 (5.45%) JIRA
6 2 (3.64%) Ant
6 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.64%) Gradle
6 2 (3.64%) Hudson
6 2 (3.64%) Selenium
6 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (20.00%) Banking
2 10 (18.18%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Developer
2 11 (20.00%) Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.09%) iOS Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.27%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Business Process Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Process Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Internet Support Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) HTML
2 17 (30.91%) Spring
2 17 (30.91%) Web Services
3 15 (27.27%) JSON
3 15 (27.27%) SOAP
4 14 (25.45%) CSS
5 13 (23.64%) AngularJS
5 13 (23.64%) RESTful
6 12 (21.82%) HTML5
7 11 (20.00%) .NET
7 11 (20.00%) Spring Boot
8 10 (18.18%) jQuery
9 9 (16.36%) cXML
9 9 (16.36%) ebXML
9 9 (16.36%) EDI
9 9 (16.36%) Java EE
9 9 (16.36%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (16.36%) WSDL
9 9 (16.36%) XML Schema
10 8 (14.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) DataPower
1 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.27%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) AIX
3 2 (3.64%) Solaris
3 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (20.00%) High Availability
1 11 (20.00%) MVC
2 10 (18.18%) API Development
2 10 (18.18%) EAI
3 9 (16.36%) B2B
3 9 (16.36%) Data Security
3 9 (16.36%) Scrum
3 9 (16.36%) TDD
4 8 (14.55%) Microservices
5 7 (12.73%) CRM
5 7 (12.73%) OO
5 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.91%) ERP
6 6 (10.91%) Process Management
7 5 (9.09%) BPR
7 5 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 5 (9.09%) Mobile Development
7 5 (9.09%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) Java
2 22 (40.00%) SQL
3 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.00%) C#
5 9 (16.36%) ActionScript
5 9 (16.36%) ActionScript 2.0
5 9 (16.36%) ActionScript 3.0
6 5 (9.09%) Apple Swift
6 5 (9.09%) Objective-C
7 4 (7.27%) C
7 4 (7.27%) Python
8 2 (3.64%) C++
8 2 (3.64%) Perl
8 2 (3.64%) PHP
8 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.82%) ISEB
1 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) RosettaNet
2 6 (10.91%) QA
3 3 (5.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Ansible
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) IBM
2 9 (16.36%) webMethods
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle
5 3 (5.45%) Apple
5 3 (5.45%) SAP
6 2 (3.64%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) Talend