Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for XML-RPC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML-RPC over the 6 months to 13 December 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-RPC
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 850 894
Rank change year-on-year -12 +44 -23
Contract jobs citing XML-RPC 12 32 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.031% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% 0.10% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 4
UK median daily rate £438 £550 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +9.45% +145.12%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £468
90th Percentile £526 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

XML-RPC 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33084 31520 32130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.02% 30.54% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23378 21806 22152
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 357 560
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £17.78 £14.50 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.45 £52.00 £53.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

XML-RPC
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing XML-RPC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for XML-RPC in the UK

XML-RPC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML-RPC in the UK

XML-RPC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML-RPC over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML-RPC in the UK

XML-RPC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML-RPC in the UK

XML-RPC
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML-RPC within the UK over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 12 £438 -20.45% 4
London -39 12 £438 -20.45%

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XML-RPC 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 XML-RPC.

1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) Java
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) REST
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
3 7 (58.33%) Web Development
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (50.00%) Front Office
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
5 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
5 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (41.67%) Market Risk
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Node.js
5 5 (41.67%) Machine Learning
5 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (41.67%) Analytics
5 5 (41.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (41.67%) Front End Development

XML-RPC
Co-occurring 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 5 (41.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (33.33%) Drupal
3 3 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (8.33%) CMS
4 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (8.33%) EPiServer
4 1 (8.33%) JBoss
4 1 (8.33%) Joomla!
4 1 (8.33%) Liferay
4 1 (8.33%) Magnolia
4 1 (8.33%) Moodle
4 1 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (8.33%) OpenCms
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) MS Access
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (8.33%) Bower
3 1 (8.33%) Darcs
3 1 (8.33%) Grunt
3 1 (8.33%) gulp
3 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Travis CI
3 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (50.00%) Front Office
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 4 (33.33%) GUI Developer
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Quantitative Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Python Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# GUI Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# Quant Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# Web Applications Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (16.67%) Java GUI Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Java Quantitative Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Java Web Applications Developer
5 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) REST
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (41.67%) Node.js
5 4 (33.33%) JSON
5 4 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) LAMP
6 3 (25.00%) RESTful
7 2 (16.67%) Spring
8 1 (8.33%) .NET
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) HTML5
8 1 (8.33%) Java EE
8 1 (8.33%) Java SE
8 1 (8.33%) JSP
8 1 (8.33%) Lucene
8 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) Market Risk
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Web Development
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
2 5 (41.67%) Machine Learning
2 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (41.67%) PnL Attribution
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile First
4 3 (25.00%) OOD
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VC++
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Prometheus
1 1 (8.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore