Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 12 December 2018 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 > Stevenage
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 25 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +25
Contract jobs citing XML 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 3.13% 1.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.24% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Stevenage median daily rate £332 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £423 £375 £468
% change year-on-year +12.67% -19.79% +36.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £11.00 - £28.50

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 49 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 25.52% 7.33% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 6
Stevenage median daily rate £420 £363 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.86% -13.17% +22.79%
10th Percentile £313 £343 £336
90th Percentile £510 £418 £563
Hertfordshire median daily rate £439 £419 £425
% change year-on-year +4.78% -1.47% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Stevenage median hourly rate £66.81 - £41.13
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £46.50 - £41.13

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Stevenage

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Stevenage

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Stevenage region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) LDAP
1 6 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) SSL
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) DataPower
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SSL
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) LDAP
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (100.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM