Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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.

Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML)
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 21 26
Contract jobs citing SGML 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston - 1.50% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.06% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Preston median daily rate - - -
Lancashire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Preston median hourly rate - £25.00 -
Lancashire median hourly rate - £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year - +16.28% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Preston
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32 33 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston 15.24% 24.81% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 21
Preston median daily rate £425 £330 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.79% -21.43% +3.38%
10th Percentile £330 £270 £210
90th Percentile £565 £447 £575
Lancashire median daily rate £400 £366 £425
% change year-on-year +9.22% -13.82% +21.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Preston median hourly rate £42.50 £31.25 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.00% -23.78% +69.42%
10th Percentile £39.13 £24.50 £30.10
90th Percentile £44.00 £43.18 £47.33
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +13.73%

SGML
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

Job postings citing SGML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Preston.

Job vacancy trend for SGML in Preston

SGML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SGML in Preston