Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 19 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 21 39
Rank change year-on-year -7 +18 +7
Contract jobs citing XML 5 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.69% 6.43% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.85% 29.85% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 21
Slough median daily rate £463 £450 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +55.17% -3.33%
10th Percentile £439 £310 £225
90th Percentile £481 £450 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year +23.29% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 73 67 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 24.75% 21.54% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 52 81
Slough median daily rate £425 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +11.54% -5.80%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £213
90th Percentile £549 £470 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Slough median hourly rate - - £36.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £19.61 £37.25
% change year-on-year +63.18% -47.36% +96.05%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Slough

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Slough

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 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 Slough region with a requirement for XML.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (80.00%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (80.00%) SVG
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) Animation
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) SaaS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Axure RP
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Sass
2 4 (80.00%) LESS
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (80.00%) Grunt
2 4 (80.00%) gulp

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Axure RP
1 4 (80.00%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Grunt
1 4 (80.00%) gulp
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Angular Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) LESS
1 4 (80.00%) Node.js
1 4 (80.00%) Sass
1 4 (80.00%) SVG
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (80.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 3 (60.00%) DHTML
2 3 (60.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Animation
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle