The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Rickmansworth with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 30 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.

XML
Hertfordshire / Rickmansworth
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing XML 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rickmansworth - - 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

XML 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 Rickmansworth with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Rickmansworth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Rickmansworth 20.00% 2.63% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Rickmansworth

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for XML.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM