Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 17 72
Rank change year-on-year -21 +55 -28
Contract jobs citing XML 58 95 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.89% 9.57% 2.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.14% 28.61% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 89 8
West Sussex median daily rate £483 £475 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.58% +42.86% -16.88%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £274
90th Percentile £588 £538 £433
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Sussex median hourly rate - - £43.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +1.12% +17.11% +22.58%

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 383 332 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 32.27% 33.43% 33.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 225 241
West Sussex median daily rate £439 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.09% +12.24%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £281
90th Percentile £554 £544 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +81.82% -31.25%
10th Percentile £41.25 £47.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £41.35
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +14.29%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 +6 43 £480 -4.00%
Crawley +11 8 £590 +31.11% 1
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 36 (62.07%) Java
2 35 (60.34%) REST
3 30 (51.72%) SQL
3 30 (51.72%) SOAP
4 29 (50.00%) Spring
5 27 (46.55%) Hibernate
5 27 (46.55%) Web Services
5 27 (46.55%) WebLogic
5 27 (46.55%) EJB
5 27 (46.55%) Microservices
6 26 (44.83%) MVC
7 25 (43.10%) XSD
7 25 (43.10%) XSLT
8 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
8 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (37.93%) SOA
10 21 (36.21%) JMS
10 21 (36.21%) Unix
10 21 (36.21%) Java 8
11 20 (34.48%) JPA
11 20 (34.48%) EJB 3.0
12 19 (32.76%) JSON
12 19 (32.76%) HTML
12 19 (32.76%) EclipseLink
13 18 (31.03%) Spring Boot
13 18 (31.03%) CSS
14 16 (27.59%) Linux
14 16 (27.59%) Git (software)
15 15 (25.86%) Oracle
16 14 (24.14%) C#

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 27 (46.55%) WebLogic
2 9 (15.52%) Apache
3 8 (13.79%) Confluence
3 8 (13.79%) JBoss
4 6 (10.34%) nginx
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.62%) CMS
6 4 (6.90%) IIS
6 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (6.90%) Umbraco
7 2 (3.45%) Drupal
8 1 (1.72%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) GitHub
1 5 (8.62%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) HTTP
1 7 (12.07%) SSL
1 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.72%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) MongoDB
2 11 (18.97%) Oracle Database
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
4 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.90%) MySQL
6 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.72%) Big Data
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.97%) Selenium
3 10 (17.24%) JIRA
4 9 (15.52%) Cucumber
4 9 (15.52%) Gatling
4 9 (15.52%) IntelliJ
5 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
6 7 (12.07%) Eclipse
6 7 (12.07%) JUnit
7 6 (10.34%) Maven
7 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (8.62%) Ant
8 5 (8.62%) Subversion
8 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
9 3 (5.17%) Grunt
9 3 (5.17%) gulp
9 3 (5.17%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (5.17%) Sublime Text
10 2 (3.45%) PHPUnit
10 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (67.24%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Senior Developer
4 15 (25.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Analyst
6 8 (13.79%) Scala Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Architect
8 5 (8.62%) Technical Architect
9 4 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Oracle Architect
9 4 (6.90%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 4 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) Unix Architect
9 4 (6.90%) XML Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) Backend Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) Senior Systems Analyst
11 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (3.45%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (60.34%) REST
2 30 (51.72%) SOAP
3 29 (50.00%) Spring
4 27 (46.55%) EJB
4 27 (46.55%) Hibernate
4 27 (46.55%) Web Services
5 25 (43.10%) XSD
5 25 (43.10%) XSLT
6 21 (36.21%) JMS
7 20 (34.48%) EJB 3.0
7 20 (34.48%) JPA
8 19 (32.76%) EclipseLink
8 19 (32.76%) HTML
8 19 (32.76%) JSON
9 18 (31.03%) CSS
9 18 (31.03%) Spring Boot
10 13 (22.41%) jQuery
11 11 (18.97%) HTML5
12 9 (15.52%) Ajax
12 9 (15.52%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) DataPower
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) Social Media
3 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Unix
2 16 (27.59%) Linux
3 10 (17.24%) Windows
4 6 (10.34%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Microservices
2 26 (44.83%) MVC
3 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (37.93%) SOA
5 14 (24.14%) DevOps
6 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (17.24%) Open Source
7 10 (17.24%) Test Automation
8 8 (13.79%) SDLC
9 7 (12.07%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.07%) Scrum
9 7 (12.07%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.34%) OO
10 6 (10.34%) Workflow
11 5 (8.62%) Analytics
11 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
11 5 (8.62%) Data Flow Diagram
11 5 (8.62%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) Java
2 30 (51.72%) SQL
3 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 21 (36.21%) Java 8
5 14 (24.14%) C#
6 9 (15.52%) Scala
7 8 (13.79%) PL/SQL
8 7 (12.07%) Perl
9 6 (10.34%) Haskell
9 6 (10.34%) Python
10 5 (8.62%) Groovy
10 5 (8.62%) Ruby
11 4 (6.90%) PHP
11 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
12 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
12 2 (3.45%) VB
12 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
12 2 (3.45%) VB6
13 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) ISEB
2 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) Puppet
2 5 (8.62%) Grafana
2 5 (8.62%) Kibana
3 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) webMethods
3 6 (10.34%) Adobe
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.62%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) ComArch
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat