Period
to 24 November 2017

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

XMLUnit
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 882 883 891
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 -17
Contract jobs citing XMLUnit 14 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.073% 0.017% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
UK median daily rate £550 £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £275 -
% change year-on-year +27.27% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

XMLUnit is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19222 17378 16388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.65% 16.55% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13387 11678 10908
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 254 339
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.30 £24.23
90th Percentile £61.00 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

XMLUnit
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing XMLUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for XMLUnit in the UK

XMLUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XMLUnit in the UK

XMLUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XMLUnit over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XMLUnit in the UK

XMLUnit
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 XMLUnit within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 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 +4 14 £550 -
London +2 13 £550 -
UK excluding London +33 1 £350 +27.27%
South West -2 1 £350 +27.27%

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XMLUnit 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 XMLUnit.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Banking
2 13 (92.86%) Maven
2 13 (92.86%) Checkstyle
2 13 (92.86%) XPath
2 13 (92.86%) Use Case
2 13 (92.86%) Waterfall
2 13 (92.86%) SoapUI
2 13 (92.86%) Apache Camel
2 13 (92.86%) OpenShift
2 13 (92.86%) Sequence Diagram
2 13 (92.86%) Hibernate
2 13 (92.86%) JavaBeans
2 13 (92.86%) Code Coverage
2 13 (92.86%) JDBC
2 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 13 (92.86%) JMS
2 13 (92.86%) SOA
2 13 (92.86%) Eclipse
2 13 (92.86%) IntelliJ
2 13 (92.86%) FTP
2 13 (92.86%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) Ant
2 13 (92.86%) JUnit
2 13 (92.86%) XSD
2 13 (92.86%) XSL
2 13 (92.86%) UML
3 12 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (85.71%) Microservices

XMLUnit
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 10 (71.43%) JBoss
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) OpenShift
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Ant
1 13 (92.86%) Checkstyle
1 13 (92.86%) Eclipse
1 13 (92.86%) IntelliJ
1 13 (92.86%) JUnit
1 13 (92.86%) Maven
1 13 (92.86%) SoapUI
2 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (71.43%) Subversion
General
1 13 (92.86%) Banking
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (92.86%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) EAI Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Integration Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SOA Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Azure Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Apache Camel
1 13 (92.86%) Hibernate
1 13 (92.86%) JavaBeans
1 13 (92.86%) JDBC
1 13 (92.86%) JMS
1 13 (92.86%) Web Services
1 13 (92.86%) XSD
1 13 (92.86%) XSL
2 10 (71.43%) Drools
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Equities
3 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
4 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Code Coverage
2 13 (92.86%) Sequence Diagram
2 13 (92.86%) SOA
2 13 (92.86%) UML
2 13 (92.86%) Use Case
2 13 (92.86%) Waterfall
3 12 (85.71%) Fund Management
3 12 (85.71%) Microservices
4 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
5 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (42.86%) EAI
7 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
1 13 (92.86%) XPath
2 10 (71.43%) PL/SQL
2 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
1 10 (71.43%) Solace
1 10 (71.43%) Sybase
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat