Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 25 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 54 52
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -10
Contract jobs citing XML 19 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.61% 1.79% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.61% 6.49% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 14
Swindon median daily rate £475 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -18.75% +1.27%
10th Percentile £421 £223 £374
90th Percentile £486 £369 £500
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +46.15% -18.75% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £35.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 179 185 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 24.59% 27.61% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 138 124
Swindon median daily rate £403 £369 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.15% -4.84% +10.71%
10th Percentile £312 £295 £300
90th Percentile £629 £575 £500
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Swindon median hourly rate - £21.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.33% +125.00%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £39.00 £21.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year +85.71% -36.84% +66.25%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Swindon

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Swindon

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Swindon region with a requirement for XML.

1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) JSON
3 11 (57.89%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) Migration
4 9 (47.37%) Data Migration
4 9 (47.37%) Data Cleansing
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 9 (47.37%) Data Modelling
4 9 (47.37%) Data Quality
4 9 (47.37%) Post-Production
5 8 (42.11%) Data Transformation
6 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
6 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Java
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle
8 5 (26.32%) Banking
9 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
9 4 (21.05%) PMO
9 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (15.79%) API Development
10 3 (15.79%) Apigee
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle Cash Management

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (10.53%) Ant
2 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) JBehave
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) General Ledger
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Business Developer
2 3 (15.79%) E-Business Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
3 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) JSON
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.53%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.26%) Jest
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) LESS
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) React
4 1 (5.26%) Redux
4 1 (5.26%) Sass
4 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Data Cleansing
1 9 (47.37%) Data Migration
1 9 (47.37%) Data Modelling
1 9 (47.37%) Migration
1 9 (47.37%) Post-Production
2 8 (42.11%) Data Transformation
3 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.79%) API Development
6 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
6 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) Cash Management
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 3 (15.79%) EAM
6 3 (15.79%) Workflow
7 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) Data Quality
2 4 (21.05%) PMO
3 3 (15.79%) QA
4 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Apigee