Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 24 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
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 21 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +14
Contract jobs citing XML 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 3.00% 2.58% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £388 £304 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.57% - -
Staffordshire median daily rate £300 £308 £338
% change year-on-year -2.44% -8.89% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 28 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 28.00% 24.52% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 33
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £363 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £284 £188 £263
90th Percentile £438 £392 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £340 £354
% change year-on-year +2.94% -3.89% +10.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £8.00

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Stoke-on-Trent

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Stoke-on-Trent

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Stoke-on-Trent over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for XML.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSF
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript