Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 29 26
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 +12
Contract jobs citing XML 18 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 7.53% 1.08% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.62% 3.33% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 3
Peterborough median daily rate £325 £326 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.31% -34.80% +16.28%
10th Percentile £263 £301 £459
90th Percentile £400 £351 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +10.71% -15.15% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £33.60

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 52 60 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 21.76% 32.26% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 26
Peterborough median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £218 £181 £258
90th Percentile £460 £450 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Peterborough median hourly rate £40.75 £16.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.97% -35.92% -3.74%
10th Percentile £28.43 £14.75 £19.78
90th Percentile £54.48 £18.25 £32.33
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +11.11%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 11 (61.11%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Selenium
4 7 (38.89%) JSON
4 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) Back Office
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) Defect Management
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) JIRA
6 5 (27.78%) SOAP
7 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
7 4 (22.22%) J2EE
7 4 (22.22%) JMeter
7 4 (22.22%) Spring
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) API Development
8 3 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (16.67%) REST
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (16.67%) QA

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 2 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) JIRA
3 4 (22.22%) JMeter
4 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.11%) JUnit
4 2 (11.11%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) MSTest
4 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Back Office
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Tester
3 6 (33.33%) Automation Tester
4 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 4 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Integration Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Automation Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Tester
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 7 (38.89%) JSON
4 5 (27.78%) SOAP
5 4 (22.22%) J2EE
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) Spring
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (16.67%) REST
7 2 (11.11%) Regular Expression
7 2 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
2 6 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) API Development
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security
6 2 (11.11%) Pattern Matching
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Statistics
6 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 1 (5.56%) Physics
7 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.56%) QA Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) AWK
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) R
4 2 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (16.67%) IBM