Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 23 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 50 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15 +11
Contract jobs citing XML 13 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.90% 2.58% 3.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.16% 11.37% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 11
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £257 £313 £275
90th Percentile £486 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 211 211 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.80% 22.71% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 143 86
Northamptonshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £270 £313 £256
90th Percentile £550 £550 £553
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Northamptonshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Northamptonshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Northamptonshire

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Northamptonshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +7 8 £400 +18.52% 4
Corby +2 1 £350 -12.50%
Wellingborough - 1 £335 -
XML
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 8 (61.54%) SOAP
1 8 (61.54%) JSON
2 6 (46.15%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
4 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 4 (30.77%) Use Case
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
5 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
5 3 (23.08%) Apple Swift
6 2 (15.38%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) JMS
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
6 2 (15.38%) Apple

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (15.38%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Xcode
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) Gradle
3 1 (7.69%) JProfiler
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Business Integration Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Integration Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) iOS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (15.38%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) TIBCO Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) JSON
1 8 (61.54%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Cocoa
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) JMS
5 2 (15.38%) Rendezvous
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) Java EE
6 1 (7.69%) JPA
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Spring
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
1 4 (30.77%) SOA
1 4 (30.77%) Use Case
2 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) RAD
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Apple Swift
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
2 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.69%) Perforce
3 1 (7.69%) WSO2