Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 72 46
Rank change year-on-year +10 -26 -9
Contract jobs citing XML 45 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.22% 2.79% 3.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.54% 8.85% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 29
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +3.70% +5.47%
10th Percentile £353 £320 £257
90th Percentile £499 £456 £549
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% -
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 427 531 304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 30.54% 31.49% 23.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 236 158
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.32% +3.67% +2.11%
10th Percentile £322 £313 £263
90th Percentile £588 £528 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +9.68% +4.73% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +55.17% -20.00% +42.16%

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 22 October 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 22 October 2018, 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 30 (66.67%) Web Services
2 29 (64.44%) SQL
3 19 (42.22%) JSON
4 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 18 (40.00%) REST
4 18 (40.00%) SOAP
5 17 (37.78%) Java
6 16 (35.56%) Linux
6 16 (35.56%) Python
6 16 (35.56%) OpenShift
7 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 15 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (33.33%) RESTful
8 14 (31.11%) Confluence
8 14 (31.11%) JIRA
9 13 (28.89%) Open Source
9 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
9 13 (28.89%) Ansible
10 12 (26.67%) DevOps
10 12 (26.67%) Bash Shell
10 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (26.67%) Ruby
11 11 (24.44%) Spring
11 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (24.44%) Microservices
11 11 (24.44%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (22.22%) RAML
12 10 (22.22%) Swagger
12 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
12 10 (22.22%) NoSQL

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 14 (31.11%) Confluence
2 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.11%) JBoss
3 5 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (8.89%) SAS
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.22%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 16 (35.56%) OpenShift
2 5 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 10 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (20.00%) MySQL
3 9 (20.00%) NuoDB
3 9 (20.00%) Redis
4 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 14 (31.11%) JIRA
4 9 (20.00%) Maven
5 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.22%) git-flow
6 1 (2.22%) MSI
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Law
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) iOS Developer
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Python Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) DevOps Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) Web Services
2 19 (42.22%) JSON
3 18 (40.00%) REST
3 18 (40.00%) SOAP
4 15 (33.33%) RESTful
5 11 (24.44%) Spring
6 10 (22.22%) HTML
6 10 (22.22%) RAML
6 10 (22.22%) Swagger
6 10 (22.22%) YAML
7 9 (20.00%) CSS
7 9 (20.00%) LAMP
7 9 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
8 8 (17.78%) Middleware
9 7 (15.56%) DHTML
9 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
10 6 (13.33%) J2EE
10 6 (13.33%) JSF
10 6 (13.33%) JSP
10 6 (13.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (11.11%) Unix
4 3 (6.67%) Windows
5 2 (4.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Open Source
2 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) DevOps
3 11 (24.44%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (24.44%) Microservices
4 9 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 9 (20.00%) OO
5 7 (15.56%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (15.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (15.56%) Use Case
5 7 (15.56%) Workflow
6 6 (13.33%) Records Management
6 6 (13.33%) SDLC
6 6 (13.33%) UML
7 5 (11.11%) MVC
8 4 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (6.67%) Scrum
9 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) SQL
2 17 (37.78%) Java
3 16 (35.56%) Python
4 12 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 12 (26.67%) Ruby
5 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 7 (15.56%) Apple Swift
6 7 (15.56%) Objective-C
7 4 (8.89%) C#
8 2 (4.44%) Java 8
8 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.22%) VB
9 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) IBM
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) Apple
5 1 (2.22%) TIBCO