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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 42 39 51
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Contract jobs citing XML 27 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.66% 4.12% 2.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.57% 15.98% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 22
Median daily rate £350 £355 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.40% +19.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £404 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 138 194 180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 18.72% 25.80% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 116 106
Median daily rate £365 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% +9.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing XML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Milton Keynes

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 38 (74.51%) Java
2 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (50.98%) XSLT
4 23 (45.10%) Spring
5 22 (43.14%) Git (software)
6 20 (39.22%) Web Services
6 20 (39.22%) SQL
7 18 (35.29%) HTML
7 18 (35.29%) Maven
8 17 (33.33%) CSS
8 17 (33.33%) Gradle
9 16 (31.37%) Apache Camel
9 16 (31.37%) Groovy
10 15 (29.41%) Scrum
11 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
11 14 (27.45%) RESTful
11 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
11 14 (27.45%) REST
12 13 (25.49%) Oracle
12 13 (25.49%) PL/SQL
12 13 (25.49%) Grails
13 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
13 12 (23.53%) TDD
13 12 (23.53%) IBM
13 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
14 11 (21.57%) Spring Integration
14 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (21.57%) Linux
14 11 (21.57%) C#
14 11 (21.57%) Selenium

XML
Top Related 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 4 (7.84%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) AMQP
2 2 (3.92%) Intranet
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Big Data
2 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
2 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.80%) MySQL
2 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Git (software)
2 18 (35.29%) Maven
3 17 (33.33%) Gradle
4 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
5 11 (21.57%) Selenium
6 7 (13.73%) Ant
6 7 (13.73%) Spock
7 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
7 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
8 4 (7.84%) Bitbucket
8 4 (7.84%) Hudson
8 4 (7.84%) JIRA
8 4 (7.84%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (7.84%) Subversion
9 3 (5.88%) git-flow
9 3 (5.88%) JUnit
9 3 (5.88%) Mockito
9 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.96%) MyEclipse
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Law
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (74.51%) Developer
2 27 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Java Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) QA Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (7.84%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (1.96%) Applications Specialist
9 1 (1.96%) Applications Support
9 1 (1.96%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.96%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) XSLT
2 23 (45.10%) Spring
3 20 (39.22%) Web Services
4 18 (35.29%) HTML
5 17 (33.33%) CSS
6 16 (31.37%) Apache Camel
7 14 (27.45%) REST
7 14 (27.45%) RESTful
8 13 (25.49%) Grails
9 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
10 11 (21.57%) Spring Integration
11 10 (19.61%) .NET
12 9 (17.65%) Java EE
13 8 (15.69%) JMS
14 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
15 6 (11.76%) jQuery
15 6 (11.76%) JSON
15 6 (11.76%) SOAP
16 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
16 5 (9.80%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.96%) iPad
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
3 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) Scrum
3 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 12 (23.53%) TDD
4 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (19.61%) OO
6 9 (17.65%) MVC
7 7 (13.73%) High Availability
7 7 (13.73%) Low Latency
7 7 (13.73%) QA Automation
7 7 (13.73%) Regression Testing
7 7 (13.73%) UML
8 6 (11.76%) BDD
8 6 (11.76%) Microservices
8 6 (11.76%) Open Source
9 5 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (9.80%) MapReduce
9 5 (9.80%) SOA
10 4 (7.84%) Web Development
10 4 (7.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (74.51%) Java
2 20 (39.22%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) Groovy
4 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 13 (25.49%) PL/SQL
6 11 (21.57%) C#
7 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
8 4 (7.84%) Apple Swift
8 4 (7.84%) Objective-C
8 4 (7.84%) Perl
8 4 (7.84%) Python
9 3 (5.88%) ECMAScript
9 3 (5.88%) ES6
10 2 (3.92%) C
10 2 (3.92%) C++
11 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.96%) PHP
11 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.96%) Ruby
11 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.96%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) QA
2 4 (7.84%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Oracle
2 12 (23.53%) IBM
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
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