The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for XPages skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XPages over the 3 months to 23 May 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.

IBM XPages
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 624
Contract jobs citing XPages 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

XPages 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 14390 14975 14859
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.10% 28.01% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9880 10569 9745
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 179 206
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £11.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £47.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  

XPages
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for XPages in the UK

XPages
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XPages in the UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XPages 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 XPages.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (100.00%) LotusScript
1 1 (100.00%) QuickPlace
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

XPages
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 1 (100.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) QuickPlace
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Domino Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus Notes Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) LotusScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos