Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 37 45
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 -1
Contract jobs citing XML 5 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.91% 3.77% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 17.56% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Warwickshire median daily rate £500 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £400 £275 £196
90th Percentile £550 £466 £435
West Midlands median daily rate £423 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +4.97% +0.63% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 4
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.17% -8.74%
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £31.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year +41.73% +35.11% -41.25%

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 103 131 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 18.69% 21.48% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 74 60
Warwickshire median daily rate £450 £323 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.53% -7.86% +3.70%
10th Percentile £271 £178 £215
90th Percentile £575 £489 £480
West Midlands median daily rate £435 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 7
Warwickshire median hourly rate £29.50 £30.83 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.31% +34.04% -31.45%
10th Percentile £28.80 £23.14 £22.00
90th Percentile £30.20 £34.37 £30.52
West Midlands median hourly rate £48.50 £30.58 £22.00
% change year-on-year +58.60% +39.00% -26.67%

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 19 December 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
Stratford-upon-Avon - 3 £500 - 1
Warwick -5 1 - -
XML
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Animation

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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) CocoaPods
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Azure DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (20.00%) Core Animation
2 1 (20.00%) Core Data
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Animation
2 1 (20.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com