Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 38 47
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9 -15
Contract jobs citing XML 6 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.12% 3.24% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 14.39% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.19% -1.54%
10th Percentile £331 £275 £215
90th Percentile £409 £466 £375
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £475 £415
% change year-on-year -18.42% +14.46% +27.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 7
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £32.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +41.30% -3.16%
West Midlands median hourly rate - £29.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year - +26.09% -3.16%

XML 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 advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 116 139 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 21.68% 22.49% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 75 63
Warwickshire median daily rate £400 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -10.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £275 £184 £217
90th Percentile £543 £488 £474
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 11
Warwickshire median hourly rate £29.50 £32.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.81% +39.13% -22.94%
10th Percentile £23.81 £24.82 £22.00
90th Percentile £30.15 £37.40 £38.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.75 £30.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.30% +29.79% -19.92%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Warwickshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Warwickshire

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Warwickshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Warwick 0 2 - - 1
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £400 -
XML
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warwickshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (16.67%) Core Data
4 1 (16.67%) Notepad++
4 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) Notepad++
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) CocoaPods
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
2 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (16.67%) Core Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Core Data
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Animation
1 1 (16.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) System Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) MVVM
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com