Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 14 November 2018 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 East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 71 48
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23 -23
Contract jobs citing XML 26 36 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.17% 2.87% 5.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.74% 7.59% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 53
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.70% +15.63%
10th Percentile £308 £284 £390
90th Percentile £600 £627 £525
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +3.53% +8.97% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £45.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% -12.09% +26.39%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 453 474 538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 37.84% 37.83% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 387 396
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £438 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -0.85% +10.31%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £550 £590 £574
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £20.00
10th Percentile £34.25 - £13.90
90th Percentile £43.75 - £33.55
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Oxfordshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Oxfordshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Oxfordshire

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Oxfordshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
Oxford +10 11 £450 +12.50% 7
Kidlington +1 4 £425 +30.77%
Burford - 1 £245 -
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) Web Services
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) General Ledger
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle General Ledger
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (42.31%) Personalization
5 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle Financials
5 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (42.31%) Finance
6 9 (34.62%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (30.77%) JSON
7 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 8 (30.77%) .NET
8 7 (26.92%) C#
8 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 7 (26.92%) Scrum
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 6 (23.08%) Quote-to-Cash
10 5 (19.23%) HTML5
10 5 (19.23%) Workflow
10 5 (19.23%) MVC
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Drupal
2 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle EBS R12
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Financials
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle General Ledger
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (15.38%) JDeveloper
3 2 (7.69%) Hudson
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) Gradle
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
1 11 (42.31%) General Ledger
2 4 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Financials Developer
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Integration Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Integration Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Web Services
2 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) JSON
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
3 5 (19.23%) XSLT
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.69%) Django
6 2 (7.69%) Flask
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.85%) CSS3
7 1 (3.85%) PhoneGap
7 1 (3.85%) Spring
7 1 (3.85%) WCF
7 1 (3.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
2 11 (42.31%) Personalization
3 9 (34.62%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Quote-to-Cash
6 5 (19.23%) MVC
6 5 (19.23%) Workflow
7 4 (15.38%) BPEL
7 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (15.38%) ETL
7 4 (15.38%) SOA
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.54%) OO
8 3 (11.54%) UML
9 2 (7.69%) API Design
9 2 (7.69%) Application Rationalisation
9 2 (7.69%) DevOps
9 2 (7.69%) Migration
10 1 (3.85%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
3 7 (26.92%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.85%) Xamarin