Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 21 October 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 24 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing XML 9 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 3.96% 5.25% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.06% 18.95% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 4
Peterborough median daily rate £288 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -27.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £281 £308 £408
90th Percentile £390 £399 £510
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 64 95 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 28.19% 27.70% 25.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 76 35
Peterborough median daily rate £425 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.93% -0.74% +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £280 £213
90th Percentile £538 £450 £475
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £368 £400
% change year-on-year +15.57% -8.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 - £44.50
10th Percentile £14.10 - £41.45
90th Percentile £14.90 - £47.35
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.16% +1.18% -2.86%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Peterborough

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Peterborough

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Peterborough over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Peterborough

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Back Office
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) JMeter
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Teamcenter
5 1 (11.11%) STL
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) .NET

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (11.11%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) JMeter
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) JBehave
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (55.56%) Back Office
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Automation Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (11.11%) ODBC
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) CMDB
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Data Virtualisation
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow