Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 February 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 29 31
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2 +18
Contract jobs citing XML 55 64 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.01% 6.11% 4.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.63% 17.53% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 56 32
West Sussex median daily rate £480 £468 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +48.41% -17.38%
10th Percentile £313 £294 £262
90th Percentile £613 £546 £399
South East median daily rate £425 £395 £385
% change year-on-year +7.59% +2.60% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Sussex median hourly rate - - £36.00
South East median hourly rate £66.62 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +48.03% +20.00% +72.10%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 312 365 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 28.42% 34.83% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 199 216
West Sussex median daily rate £480 £450 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +22.45% -
10th Percentile £315 £325 £281
90th Percentile £615 £553 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 14
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +36.05% -8.13%
10th Percentile £42.50 £47.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +18.38%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in West Sussex

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in West Sussex

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in West Sussex

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in West Sussex

XML
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Worthing +7 40 £480 -1.54% 1
Crawley -1 9 £575 +43.75% 5
Gatwick -13 2 £369 -21.12%
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for XML.

1 45 (81.82%) Java
2 44 (80.00%) REST
3 41 (74.55%) SOAP
4 39 (70.91%) Hibernate
4 39 (70.91%) Spring
4 39 (70.91%) Microservices
5 37 (67.27%) WebLogic
6 35 (63.64%) EJB
7 29 (52.73%) Web Services
8 27 (49.09%) JSON
9 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
9 26 (47.27%) Unix
9 26 (47.27%) SQL
10 25 (45.45%) Linux
10 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (41.82%) MVC
11 23 (41.82%) XSLT
11 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
12 22 (40.00%) CSS
12 22 (40.00%) Docker
13 20 (36.36%) DevOps
13 20 (36.36%) Play Framework
13 20 (36.36%) Puppet
13 20 (36.36%) MongoDB
13 20 (36.36%) JMS
13 20 (36.36%) IntelliJ
13 20 (36.36%) SOA
13 20 (36.36%) Scala
13 20 (36.36%) JPA
13 20 (36.36%) Selenium

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 37 (67.27%) WebLogic
2 17 (30.91%) Apache
3 16 (29.09%) JBoss
4 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 7 (12.73%) nginx
6 4 (7.27%) Confluence
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.64%) Drupal
7 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) GitHub
2 7 (12.73%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) HTTP
1 17 (30.91%) SSL
1 17 (30.91%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
3 8 (14.55%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.64%) MySQL
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
2 20 (36.36%) IntelliJ
2 20 (36.36%) Selenium
3 19 (34.55%) Eclipse
4 16 (29.09%) JUnit
5 9 (16.36%) Jenkins
6 8 (14.55%) Cucumber
6 8 (14.55%) Gatling
7 7 (12.73%) Ant
7 7 (12.73%) Grunt
7 7 (12.73%) gulp
7 7 (12.73%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (12.73%) Maven
7 7 (12.73%) Sublime Text
8 6 (10.91%) JIRA
8 6 (10.91%) Subversion
9 2 (3.64%) PHPUnit
9 2 (3.64%) Travis CI
9 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (81.82%) Developer
2 25 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 19 (34.55%) Scala Developer
4 17 (30.91%) Senior Developer
5 16 (29.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Architect
6 5 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
6 5 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Unix Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Integration Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Programmer
8 3 (5.45%) Systems Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (80.00%) REST
2 41 (74.55%) SOAP
3 39 (70.91%) Hibernate
3 39 (70.91%) Spring
4 35 (63.64%) EJB
5 29 (52.73%) Web Services
6 27 (49.09%) JSON
7 23 (41.82%) XSLT
8 22 (40.00%) CSS
9 20 (36.36%) JMS
9 20 (36.36%) JPA
9 20 (36.36%) Play Framework
10 19 (34.55%) EclipseLink
10 19 (34.55%) EJB 3.0
10 19 (34.55%) J2EE
10 19 (34.55%) Spring Boot
10 19 (34.55%) XSD
11 18 (32.73%) HTML
12 16 (29.09%) HTML5
12 16 (29.09%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
1 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 26 (47.27%) Unix
2 25 (45.45%) Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Windows
4 8 (14.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Microservices
2 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (41.82%) MVC
4 20 (36.36%) DevOps
4 20 (36.36%) SOA
5 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 8 (14.55%) Open Source
8 7 (12.73%) Analytics
9 6 (10.91%) OO
9 6 (10.91%) Scrum
9 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 5 (9.09%) Data Flow Diagram
10 5 (9.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 5 (9.09%) OOD
10 5 (9.09%) SDLC
11 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
11 4 (7.27%) Process Improvement
11 4 (7.27%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (81.82%) Java
2 26 (47.27%) SQL
3 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
4 20 (36.36%) Scala
5 11 (20.00%) C#
6 8 (14.55%) Perl
6 8 (14.55%) Python
7 7 (12.73%) Groovy
7 7 (12.73%) Haskell
7 7 (12.73%) Ruby
8 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
9 3 (5.45%) PHP
9 3 (5.45%) XPath
10 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
1 1 (1.82%) ISEB
1 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (36.36%) Puppet
2 16 (29.09%) Grafana
2 16 (29.09%) Kibana
3 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) webMethods
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle
3 7 (12.73%) Google
4 4 (7.27%) HP
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.45%) Northgate
6 2 (3.64%) Adobe