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 25 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 34 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15  
Contract jobs citing XML 1 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.35% 2.09% 5.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 10.20% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 10
Median daily rate £375 £307 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.34% -5.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year +21.21% -11.88%  

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 36 98 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 12.68% 20.50% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 56 34
Median daily rate £238 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.48% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £485 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 7
Median hourly rate £34.50 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.75% +1.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.50 £39.55
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 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Warwick +2 1 £375 +16.09% 3
XML
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) COBOL
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Micro Focus
2 5 (45.45%) C
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Doxygen
3 4 (36.36%) XSLT
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
4 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) SysML
4 1 (9.09%) ZigBee
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
4 1 (9.09%) RIA
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless

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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
1 1 (9.09%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) COBOL Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Author
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Author
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) XSLT
3 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Fintech
1 1 (9.09%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) SysML
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) UML
2 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) COBOL
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Python
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Micro Focus
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) FNZ