Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 26 28
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +9
Contract jobs citing XML 25 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 7.53% 1.45% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.27% 4.92% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 6
Peterborough median daily rate £325 £326 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.31% -31.37% +7.95%
10th Percentile £307 £301 £215
90th Percentile £420 £351 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £388 £365
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.16% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £39.50

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 103 61 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 31.02% 29.47% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 39 33
Peterborough median daily rate £350 £325 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -14.47% +22.58%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £214
90th Percentile £458 £453 £565
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - £44.50 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.00% +14.29%

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 20 January 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 20 January 2018, 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for XML.

1 21 (84.00%) Java
1 21 (84.00%) JSON
2 20 (80.00%) J2EE
3 19 (76.00%) Spring
4 18 (72.00%) API Development
5 15 (60.00%) JIRA
5 15 (60.00%) jQuery
6 13 (52.00%) Maven
6 13 (52.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (52.00%) RESTful
6 13 (52.00%) JBoss
6 13 (52.00%) Defect Management
6 13 (52.00%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (48.00%) SOAP
7 12 (48.00%) .NET
7 12 (48.00%) SQL
7 12 (48.00%) SOA
8 11 (44.00%) Scrum
8 11 (44.00%) Web Services
8 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
8 11 (44.00%) JUnit
8 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
9 10 (40.00%) SoapUI
9 10 (40.00%) Finance
10 9 (36.00%) SDLC
11 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
11 8 (32.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (52.00%) JBoss
2 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (28.00%) Confluence
5 1 (4.00%) Mule
5 1 (4.00%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) JIRA
2 13 (52.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (52.00%) Maven
3 11 (44.00%) JUnit
4 10 (40.00%) SoapUI
5 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (8.00%) MSTest
6 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (20.00%) UI Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Angular Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior UI Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) JSON
2 20 (80.00%) J2EE
3 19 (76.00%) Spring
4 15 (60.00%) jQuery
5 13 (52.00%) RESTful
6 12 (48.00%) .NET
6 12 (48.00%) SOAP
7 11 (44.00%) Web Services
8 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
10 2 (8.00%) Regular Expression
11 1 (4.00%) REST
11 1 (4.00%) Spring Integration
11 1 (4.00%) XML Schema
11 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) API Development
2 13 (52.00%) Defect Management
3 12 (48.00%) SOA
4 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (44.00%) Scrum
5 9 (36.00%) SDLC
6 8 (32.00%) Kanban
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.00%) Information Security
8 2 (8.00%) Pattern Matching
8 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Statistics
8 2 (8.00%) Validation
9 1 (4.00%) High Availability
9 1 (4.00%) OO
9 1 (4.00%) Physics
9 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) AWK
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) R
5 2 (8.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Atlassian