Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 21 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
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 42 35
Rank change year-on-year +25 -7 +2
Contract jobs citing XML 9 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 10.23% 4.87% 6.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 90.00% 25.32% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 14
Renfrewshire median daily rate £328 £320 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.34% -3.03% +2.33%
10th Percentile £305 £249 £310
90th Percentile £346 £333 £384
Scotland median daily rate £365 £338 £360
% change year-on-year +8.15% -6.25% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £52.00 -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 10 79 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 11.36% 19.22% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 62 24
Renfrewshire median daily rate £320 £310 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -7.46% -3.94%
10th Percentile £280 £261 £291
90th Percentile £345 £414 £401
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £35.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Renfrewshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XML in Renfrewshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Renfrewshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +30 9 £328 +2.34%
XML
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (88.89%) Office 365
2 8 (88.89%) IIS
2 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (88.89%) Migration
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) High Availability
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (66.67%) XSLT
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (55.56%) MCSE
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 5 (55.56%) Workflow
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (55.56%) .NET
5 5 (55.56%) C#
5 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
5 5 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (55.56%) Nintex

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 8 (88.89%) IIS
1 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
1 8 (88.89%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) jQuery
1 6 (66.67%) XSLT
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) SAML
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) High Availability
3 5 (55.56%) Records Management
3 5 (55.56%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Nintex
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) CA
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle