Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - +24 -9
Contract jobs citing XML 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 2.07% - 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.08% - 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Stevenage median daily rate - - £375
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £437 £350
% change year-on-year -2.75% +24.86% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £28.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -47.37% +36.14% -

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 13 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 8.97% 14.89% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 11
Stevenage median daily rate £363 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.17% +19.29% +21.74%
10th Percentile £343 £336 £200
90th Percentile £418 £563 £500
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Stevenage median hourly rate £15.00 £41.13 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.53% +4.78% -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £34.81 £20.94
% change year-on-year -56.91% +66.29% -49.55%

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 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for XML.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HND
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ThinApp
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

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 (66.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware