Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 29 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 +8
Contract jobs citing XML 24 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 6.50% 1.75% 2.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 6.06% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 14
Peterborough median daily rate £325 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +20.00% -14.77%
10th Percentile £307 £425 £200
90th Percentile £420 £515 £510
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £378 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -5.63% +9.59% -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 108 66 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 29.27% 28.82% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 45 42
Peterborough median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.45% +16.94%
10th Percentile £275 £213 £210
90th Percentile £450 £475 £473
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - £44.50 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £44.38
% change year-on-year +11.11% -8.73% +1.43%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for XML.

1 21 (87.50%) Java
1 21 (87.50%) JSON
2 20 (83.33%) J2EE
3 19 (79.17%) Spring
4 18 (75.00%) API Development
5 15 (62.50%) JIRA
5 15 (62.50%) jQuery
6 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
6 13 (54.17%) RESTful
6 13 (54.17%) Maven
6 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (54.17%) Web Services
6 13 (54.17%) JBoss
6 13 (54.17%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (50.00%) SOA
7 12 (50.00%) SOAP
8 11 (45.83%) Finance
8 11 (45.83%) Scrum
8 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
8 11 (45.83%) JUnit
8 11 (45.83%) .NET
8 11 (45.83%) Defect Management
9 10 (41.67%) SoapUI
9 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
10 9 (37.50%) SQL
10 9 (37.50%) SDLC
11 8 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
11 8 (33.33%) PL/SQL
11 8 (33.33%) Oracle

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 (54.17%) JBoss
2 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (29.17%) Confluence
5 1 (4.17%) Mule
5 1 (4.17%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) JIRA
2 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (54.17%) Maven
3 11 (45.83%) JUnit
4 10 (41.67%) SoapUI
5 4 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (16.67%) TeamCity
6 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
6 2 (8.33%) JMeter
6 2 (8.33%) Selenium
7 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (20.83%) UI Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Angular Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior UI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) JSON
2 20 (83.33%) J2EE
3 19 (79.17%) Spring
4 15 (62.50%) jQuery
5 13 (54.17%) RESTful
5 13 (54.17%) Web Services
6 12 (50.00%) SOAP
7 11 (45.83%) .NET
8 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
9 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
10 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
11 1 (4.17%) Regular Expression
11 1 (4.17%) REST
11 1 (4.17%) Spring Integration
11 1 (4.17%) XML Schema
11 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) API Development
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) SOA
4 11 (45.83%) Defect Management
4 11 (45.83%) Scrum
5 9 (37.50%) SDLC
6 8 (33.33%) Kanban
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.17%) High Availability
9 1 (4.17%) OO
9 1 (4.17%) Pattern Matching
9 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Statistics
9 1 (4.17%) TDD
9 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) AWK
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) R
5 1 (4.17%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Atlassian