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 26 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 63 33
Rank change year-on-year +47 -30  
Contract jobs citing XML 44 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 8.78% 2.19% 4.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.39% 6.78% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 3 12
Median daily rate £475 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.25% +12.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £347 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £399 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
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 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 155 236 184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 30.94% 32.24% 33.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 136 135
Median daily rate £475 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +25.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £513 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in West Sussex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in West Sussex

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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

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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 26 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
Worthing +26 21 £500 +25.78% 4
Crawley +2 4 £445 +32.83% 2
Chichester - 1 £400 -
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for XML.

1 59 (61.46%) Java
2 56 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (50.00%) SQL
3 48 (50.00%) CSS
4 40 (41.67%) JSON
4 40 (41.67%) MongoDB
5 39 (40.63%) Microservices
5 39 (40.63%) Open Source
6 38 (39.58%) Scala
6 38 (39.58%) Puppet
6 38 (39.58%) Play Framework
6 38 (39.58%) Docker
6 38 (39.58%) Oracle
6 38 (39.58%) IntelliJ
7 35 (36.46%) REST
7 35 (36.46%) SOAP
7 35 (36.46%) Web Services
8 33 (34.38%) WebLogic
9 32 (33.33%) Spring
9 32 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 31 (32.29%) NoSQL
10 31 (32.29%) SDLC
11 29 (30.21%) JavaScript
11 29 (30.21%) Unix
11 29 (30.21%) Linux
12 28 (29.17%) EJB
12 28 (29.17%) Git (software)
13 26 (27.08%) HTML5
13 26 (27.08%) HTML
14 25 (26.04%) Continuous Integration

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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 33 (34.38%) WebLogic
2 16 (16.67%) Apache
2 16 (16.67%) JBoss
3 11 (11.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (10.42%) CMS
4 10 (10.42%) Confluence
5 8 (8.33%) Umbraco
6 7 (7.29%) nginx
6 7 (7.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (7.29%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.13%) FileNet
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) GitHub
1 7 (7.29%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) HTTP
1 7 (7.29%) SSL
1 7 (7.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 31 (32.29%) NoSQL
3 21 (21.88%) Relational Database
4 15 (15.63%) Oracle Database
5 12 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.21%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.13%) DB2
7 3 (3.13%) Power BI
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (39.58%) IntelliJ
2 28 (29.17%) Git (software)
3 16 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 16 (16.67%) JUnit
3 16 (16.67%) Selenium
4 13 (13.54%) Subversion
5 12 (12.50%) Maven
6 10 (10.42%) JIRA
7 7 (7.29%) Ant
7 7 (7.29%) Cucumber
7 7 (7.29%) Gatling
7 7 (7.29%) Grunt
7 7 (7.29%) gulp
7 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
7 7 (7.29%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (7.29%) Sublime Text
8 3 (3.13%) ERwin
9 2 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (21.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (69.79%) Developer
2 37 (38.54%) Scala Developer
3 31 (32.29%) Java Developer
4 23 (23.96%) Analyst
5 17 (17.71%) Systems Analyst
6 16 (16.67%) Insurance Systems Analyst
6 16 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
6 16 (16.67%) Pensions Analyst
7 14 (14.58%) Java Scala Developer
8 10 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (10.42%) Programmer
9 9 (9.38%) Senior Developer
10 8 (8.33%) Digital Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Java Programmer
11 5 (5.21%) Linux Developer
11 5 (5.21%) MongoDB Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Open Source Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (50.00%) CSS
2 40 (41.67%) JSON
3 38 (39.58%) Play Framework
4 35 (36.46%) REST
4 35 (36.46%) SOAP
4 35 (36.46%) Web Services
5 32 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 32 (33.33%) Spring
6 28 (29.17%) EJB
7 26 (27.08%) HTML
7 26 (27.08%) HTML5
8 18 (18.75%) XSD
9 17 (17.71%) jQuery
10 16 (16.67%) J2EE
10 16 (16.67%) J2SE
11 14 (14.58%) EclipseLink
11 14 (14.58%) JPA
12 12 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
12 12 (12.50%) JMS
12 12 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.21%) Linux
1 29 (30.21%) Unix
2 7 (7.29%) Ubuntu
2 7 (7.29%) Windows
3 1 (1.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (40.63%) Microservices
2 39 (40.63%) Open Source
3 31 (32.29%) SDLC
4 25 (26.04%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (19.79%) Business Analysis
5 19 (19.79%) DevOps
5 19 (19.79%) Scrum
6 17 (17.71%) OO
7 16 (16.67%) Automated Trading
7 16 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 16 (16.67%) OOD
8 13 (13.54%) Content Management
8 13 (13.54%) SOA
9 10 (10.42%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 8 (8.33%) Process Improvement
10 8 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 7 (7.29%) Analytics
11 7 (7.29%) Configuration Management
11 7 (7.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 59 (61.46%) Java
2 48 (50.00%) SQL
3 38 (39.58%) Scala
4 29 (30.21%) JavaScript
5 23 (23.96%) Python
6 12 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 9 (9.38%) C#
8 7 (7.29%) Groovy
8 7 (7.29%) Haskell
8 7 (7.29%) Perl
8 7 (7.29%) Ruby
9 1 (1.04%) ABAP
9 1 (1.04%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) Degree
2 8 (8.33%) ISEB
3 5 (5.21%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.08%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 38 (39.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 38 (39.58%) Puppet
2 7 (7.29%) Grafana
2 7 (7.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 38 (39.58%) Oracle
2 19 (19.79%) webMethods
3 7 (7.29%) Adobe
3 7 (7.29%) Google
3 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.17%) SAP
5 3 (3.13%) Cognos
5 3 (3.13%) Informatica
5 3 (3.13%) Netezza
5 3 (3.13%) Teradata
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
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