Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sussex 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
South East > Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 2 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +12
Contract jobs citing XML 9 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 16.67% 21.95% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.00% 64.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 0
Sussex median daily rate £463 £238 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +94.74% - -
South East median daily rate £420 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.38% +14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £45.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year -12.09% +23.81% +5.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 20 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 37.04% 34.15% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 13
Sussex median daily rate £463 £350 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -17.16% -37.41%
10th Percentile £300 £231 £333
90th Percentile £538 £438 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Sussex

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Sussex

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Sussex

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 Sussex region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) IntelliJ
1 7 (77.78%) JSON
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Scala
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
1 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
1 7 (77.78%) Play Framework
1 7 (77.78%) Docker
1 7 (77.78%) Microservices
2 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 6 (66.67%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Web Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) XML Messaging
4 2 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Grafana
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Kibana
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (11.11%) WebLogic

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
2 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) IntelliJ
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Java Programmer
1 6 (66.67%) Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) JSON
1 7 (77.78%) Play Framework
2 2 (22.22%) XML Messaging
3 1 (11.11%) EJB
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) J2SE
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Microservices
2 6 (66.67%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Web Testing
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Scala
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Grafana
2 1 (11.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) webMethods