The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for XACML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XACML over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
eXtensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML)
UK
Rank 589 - 613
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XACML 7 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% - 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.049% - 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £473 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

XACML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14206 14834 13989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.36% 27.99% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9854 10283 9074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 227 189
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £47.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

XACML
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing XACML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XACML in the UK

XACML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XACML in the UK

XACML
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XACML within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 6 £473 -
Surrey - 6 £473 -
South East - 6 £473 -
England - 6 £473 -

XACML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XACML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for XACML.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) SOA
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) Apache Thrift
3 6 (60.00%) ANTLR
3 6 (60.00%) MyBatis
3 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) JMS
3 6 (60.00%) TIBCO
3 6 (60.00%) BusinessWorks
3 6 (60.00%) JUnit
3 6 (60.00%) Spring
3 6 (60.00%) Maven
3 6 (60.00%) BPMN
3 6 (60.00%) Drools
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) IIS

XACML
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (70.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (10.00%) PBX
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) OrientDB
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) ANTLR
2 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (60.00%) JUnit
2 6 (60.00%) Maven
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) Bower
4 1 (10.00%) FxCop
4 1 (10.00%) Grunt
4 1 (10.00%) JSHint
4 1 (10.00%) Moq
4 1 (10.00%) NDepend
4 1 (10.00%) NUnit
4 1 (10.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) StyleCop
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Apache Thrift
1 7 (70.00%) REST
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) Drools
2 6 (60.00%) JMS
2 6 (60.00%) MyBatis
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) OAuth2
4 1 (10.00%) OpenID
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) SOA
2 7 (70.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) BPMN
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) BroadSoft