Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 20 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 45 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 +2
Contract jobs citing XML 7 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.47% 1.19% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.38% 6.93% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Northampton median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - +52.54%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £310
90th Percentile £481 £521 £520
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire 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 Northampton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 130 101 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 27.37% 17.24% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 67 46
Northampton median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £250
90th Percentile £539 £475 £538
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Northampton

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Northampton

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Northampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Northampton

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northampton region with a requirement for XML.

1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) SonicMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) WSDL
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) JProfiler
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Integration Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior TIBCO Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) JPA
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) SonicMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) RAD
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) Perforce
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO