The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 30 26
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4  
Contract jobs citing XML 1 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.74% 4.05% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% 15.48% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 4
Median daily rate - £570 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +52.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £36.23
% change year-on-year +23.07% -10.28%  

XML 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 advertised in Warrington with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 39 84 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 28.89% 26.17% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 76 64
Median daily rate £375 £500 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +47.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.53% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Warrington

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Warrington

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Warrington region with a requirement for XML.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Robotics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle