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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 31 26 26
Rank change year-on-year -5 0  
Contract jobs citing XML 10 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.90% 3.08% 4.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 18.18% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Median daily rate £343 £323 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.20% +7.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 55 55 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 15.94% 16.92% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 37
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £34.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -41.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.06 £20.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £20.00 £45.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 4 - -
Warwick -3 1 - - 1
XML
West Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 10 (55.56%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) COBOL
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Micro Focus
5 7 (38.89%) Eclipse
6 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 5 (27.78%) C
7 4 (22.22%) Doxygen
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) C++
7 4 (22.22%) XSLT
7 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 4 (22.22%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (16.67%) SUSE
9 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
9 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) SQL
10 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (5.56%) .NET
10 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
10 1 (5.56%) CSS
10 1 (5.56%) SOAP
10 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
10 1 (5.56%) IIS

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Top Related 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 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Doxygen
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
1 1 (5.56%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Eclipse
2 4 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Author
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Author
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) CRM Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Development Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) XSLT
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) EDI
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (5.56%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) SysML
4 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) COBOL
3 5 (27.78%) C
4 4 (22.22%) C++
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) NFS
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) Micro Focus
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft