The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 26 April 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 / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 45 35
Rank change year-on-year +17 -10  
Contract jobs citing XML 16 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.02% 1.43% 3.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.76% 5.33% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
Median daily rate £368 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.67% -1.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year +4.57% +2.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.23% -5.00%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 136 150 121
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 34.17% 26.83% 26.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 61 74
Median daily rate £368 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.08% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £46.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Nottinghamshire

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Nottinghamshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +11 13 £368 -0.67% 7
XML
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 22 (75.86%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) C#
3 20 (68.97%) TDD
4 19 (65.52%) WCF
5 17 (58.62%) .NET Framework
6 16 (55.17%) Dependency Injection
7 15 (51.72%) MVVM
7 15 (51.72%) OO
8 14 (48.28%) WPF
9 12 (41.38%) Web Services
10 10 (34.48%) SOAP
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
11 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
11 7 (24.14%) XSLT
12 6 (20.69%) CSS
13 5 (17.24%) JSP
13 5 (17.24%) Struts
13 5 (17.24%) DB2
13 5 (17.24%) SQL
13 5 (17.24%) HTML
13 5 (17.24%) Java
13 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
13 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
13 5 (17.24%) Scrum
13 5 (17.24%) Finance
13 5 (17.24%) JSON
13 5 (17.24%) Spring
13 5 (17.24%) Maven
13 5 (17.24%) jQuery
13 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 4 (13.79%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) DB2
3 4 (13.79%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (3.45%) MS Access
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Pentaho
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
1 5 (17.24%) Maven
2 4 (13.79%) Ant
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) MSTest
3 2 (6.90%) NSubstitute
4 1 (3.45%) Moq
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) .NET Developer
3 12 (41.38%) WPF Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) WCF Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Applications Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# WPF Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) QA Leader
8 1 (3.45%) SOA Developer
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Unix Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) XML Developer
8 1 (3.45%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) WCF
3 17 (58.62%) .NET Framework
4 14 (48.28%) WPF
5 12 (41.38%) Web Services
6 10 (34.48%) SOAP
7 7 (24.14%) XSLT
8 6 (20.69%) CSS
9 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
9 5 (17.24%) HTML
9 5 (17.24%) jQuery
9 5 (17.24%) JSON
9 5 (17.24%) JSP
9 5 (17.24%) RESTful
9 5 (17.24%) Spring
9 5 (17.24%) Struts
9 5 (17.24%) Struts2
10 4 (13.79%) Apache Flex
10 4 (13.79%) J2EE
10 4 (13.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) TDD
2 16 (55.17%) Dependency Injection
3 15 (51.72%) MVVM
3 15 (51.72%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Open Source
6 3 (10.34%) SOA
7 2 (6.90%) Defect Management
7 2 (6.90%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (6.90%) Microservices
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) Test Management
7 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.45%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (3.45%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (3.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.45%) SOLID
8 1 (3.45%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) XPath
5 1 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) VB6
5 1 (3.45%) VBA
5 1 (3.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.90%) Informatica
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow