The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for SGML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SGML over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML)
Lancashire / Preston
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing SGML 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston - 3.09% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £16.93 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £20.39 -
% change year-on-year +34.87% -  

SGML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Preston
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 20 24 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 21.28% 24.74% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 14
Median daily rate £325 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £282 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £450 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

SGML
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston citing SGML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SGML in Preston

SGML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SGML in Preston

SGML
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SGML 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 Preston region with a requirement for SGML.

1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) FrameMaker
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx

SGML
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Author
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND