The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 22 June 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
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 24 15
Contract jobs citing XML 0 1 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport - 1.02% 17.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.76% 35.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 27
Median daily rate - £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £33.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +13.43% -10.66%  

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 Newport with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 26 21 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 22.61% 21.43% 50.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 79
Median daily rate £425 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% -12.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.24% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport 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 Newport

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XML in Newport.

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Newport

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Newport region with a requirement for XML.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems
1 1 (100.00%) Fiorano
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) JCAPS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) JCAPS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Fiorano
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems