Period
to 23 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 45 36
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +7
Contract jobs citing XML 21 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.72% 2.76% 3.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.01% 8.22% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 14
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% -2.14% -9.68%
10th Percentile £324 £231 £313
90th Percentile £594 £481 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £404 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +15.43% -3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.65 - -

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 233 219 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.18% 33.59% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 132 117
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £311 £263 £306
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +2.50% +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.84% +12.50% +310.26%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £42.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -63.53% +97.67% -42.67%

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 -6 9 £375 -6.25% 3
Kettering -3 1 £325 -7.14%
Wellingborough -12 1 £625 +86.57%
XML
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) JSON
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 5 (23.81%) E-Procurement
5 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 5 (23.81%) XSLT
6 4 (19.05%) SMTP
6 4 (19.05%) HTTP
6 4 (19.05%) HTTPS
6 4 (19.05%) Ariba
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) JMeter
7 3 (14.29%) Cocoa
7 3 (14.29%) Xcode
7 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
7 3 (14.29%) Control-M
7 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
7 3 (14.29%) Apple
7 3 (14.29%) SOAP
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (14.29%) Git (software)

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 4 (19.05%) HTTPS
2 4 (19.05%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) JMeter
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
1 3 (14.29%) Xcode
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) iOS Developer
2 3 (14.29%) XML Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Database Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Tester
3 2 (9.52%) XML Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) JSON
2 5 (23.81%) XSLT
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) Cocoa
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) .NET
5 2 (9.52%) EJB
5 2 (9.52%) J2EE
5 2 (9.52%) JSP
5 2 (9.52%) Regular Expression
5 2 (9.52%) RESTful
5 2 (9.52%) Servlets
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) EDI
6 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) E-Procurement
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Case Management
4 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Data Extraction
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Apple Swift
2 3 (14.29%) Groovy
2 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) XPath
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Ariba
3 3 (14.29%) Apple
4 2 (9.52%) Pega
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Informatica
5 1 (4.76%) Talend