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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South East / West Sussex
Rank 15 42 39
Rank change year-on-year +27 -3  
Contract jobs citing XML 50 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.82% 3.44% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.30% 9.95% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 5 14
Median daily rate £468 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.84% -23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £406 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 165 201 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 32.42% 34.54% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 101 100
Median daily rate £468 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -31.25%  
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 West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 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
Worthing +22 18 £500 - 2
Gatwick - 16 £468 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

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

1 43 (60.56%) SQL
2 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (45.07%) Oracle
4 30 (42.25%) Java
5 29 (40.85%) Web Services
6 27 (38.03%) CSS
6 27 (38.03%) SDLC
7 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
8 21 (29.58%) MongoDB
9 20 (28.17%) Unix
9 20 (28.17%) Python
10 19 (26.76%) SOAP
10 19 (26.76%) Finance
10 19 (26.76%) Business Analysis
10 19 (26.76%) NoSQL
10 19 (26.76%) Open Source
10 19 (26.76%) Degree
11 18 (25.35%) Relational Database
11 18 (25.35%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (25.35%) OO
11 18 (25.35%) HTML
12 16 (22.54%) Data Analysis
12 16 (22.54%) WebLogic
12 16 (22.54%) XSD
12 16 (22.54%) OOD
12 16 (22.54%) IntelliJ
12 16 (22.54%) Microservices
12 16 (22.54%) Docker
12 16 (22.54%) JSON
12 16 (22.54%) Scala

XML
Top Related 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 16 (22.54%) WebLogic
2 11 (15.49%) Confluence
3 8 (11.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (9.86%) CMS
4 7 (9.86%) Umbraco
5 6 (8.45%) Apache
5 6 (8.45%) JBoss
6 4 (5.63%) nginx
6 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.41%) FileNet
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) GitHub
1 4 (5.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) HTTP
1 4 (5.63%) SSL
1 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) MongoDB
2 19 (26.76%) NoSQL
3 18 (25.35%) Relational Database
4 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database
4 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.82%) DB2
7 2 (2.82%) Power BI
7 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) IntelliJ
2 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.90%) JIRA
4 10 (14.08%) Selenium
4 10 (14.08%) Subversion
5 9 (12.68%) Maven
6 8 (11.27%) Cucumber
7 6 (8.45%) Eclipse
7 6 (8.45%) Gatling
7 6 (8.45%) JUnit
8 4 (5.63%) Ant
8 4 (5.63%) Grunt
8 4 (5.63%) gulp
8 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
8 4 (5.63%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (5.63%) Sublime Text
9 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.41%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (50.70%) Developer
2 30 (42.25%) Analyst
3 21 (29.58%) Systems Analyst
4 17 (23.94%) Java Developer
5 16 (22.54%) Insurance Systems Analyst
5 16 (22.54%) Oracle Analyst
5 16 (22.54%) Pensions Analyst
6 15 (21.13%) Scala Developer
7 9 (12.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (12.68%) Programmer
8 7 (9.86%) Java Scala Developer
8 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Test Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Digital Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Java Programmer
10 5 (7.04%) Linux Developer
10 5 (7.04%) MongoDB Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Open Source Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (4.23%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.85%) Web Services
2 27 (38.03%) CSS
3 19 (26.76%) SOAP
4 18 (25.35%) HTML
5 16 (22.54%) JSON
5 16 (22.54%) Play Framework
5 16 (22.54%) REST
5 16 (22.54%) XSD
6 15 (21.13%) EJB
6 15 (21.13%) Hibernate
6 15 (21.13%) HTML5
6 15 (21.13%) Spring
7 12 (16.90%) jQuery
8 11 (15.49%) XSLT
9 9 (12.68%) EclipseLink
9 9 (12.68%) EJB 3.0
9 9 (12.68%) JMS
9 9 (12.68%) JPA
10 8 (11.27%) Oracle ADF
11 7 (9.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Smart Energy
3 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Unix
2 14 (19.72%) Linux
3 7 (9.86%) Windows
4 4 (5.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.03%) SDLC
3 19 (26.76%) Business Analysis
3 19 (26.76%) Open Source
4 18 (25.35%) OO
5 16 (22.54%) Data Analysis
5 16 (22.54%) Microservices
5 16 (22.54%) OOD
6 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (16.90%) Scrum
8 9 (12.68%) Process Improvement
8 9 (12.68%) SOA
9 8 (11.27%) Content Management
10 7 (9.86%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 7 (9.86%) Test Scripting
11 6 (8.45%) DevOps
11 6 (8.45%) Front End Development
11 6 (8.45%) Web Development
12 5 (7.04%) Translating Business Requirements
12 5 (7.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 43 (60.56%) SQL
2 30 (42.25%) Java
3 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
4 20 (28.17%) Python
5 16 (22.54%) Scala
6 9 (12.68%) PL/SQL
7 7 (9.86%) C#
8 5 (7.04%) Ruby
9 4 (5.63%) Groovy
9 4 (5.63%) Haskell
9 4 (5.63%) Perl
10 2 (2.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) ISEB
3 5 (7.04%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (22.54%) Puppet
2 4 (5.63%) Grafana
2 4 (5.63%) Kibana
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) Oracle
2 9 (12.68%) webMethods
3 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.63%) Google
5 3 (4.23%) Adobe
5 3 (4.23%) SAP
6 2 (2.82%) Cognos
6 2 (2.82%) Informatica
6 2 (2.82%) Netezza
6 2 (2.82%) Teradata
7 1 (1.41%) HP
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: £425 - £500+ per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Square One Resources
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago