The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 49 48 52
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Contract jobs citing XML 11 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.70% 2.15% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.53% 9.66% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 8
Median daily rate £375 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £328 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £438 £425
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 129 145 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 19.97% 22.27% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 93 66
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Median hourly rate £47.75 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.52% -  
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 Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Wiltshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Wiltshire

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Wiltshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Swindon -3 6 £375 -3.22% 5
Chippenham - 2 £425 - 1
Malmesbury - 1 £295 -
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) Spring
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 10 (62.50%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle
5 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
6 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
6 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
6 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
7 6 (37.50%) Subversion
7 6 (37.50%) Maven
7 6 (37.50%) Apache
7 6 (37.50%) Ant
7 6 (37.50%) JUnit
7 6 (37.50%) Selenium
7 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 5 (31.25%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (31.25%) OO
9 4 (25.00%) OOD
9 4 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
9 4 (25.00%) JBehave
10 3 (18.75%) JSON
10 3 (18.75%) jQuery

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
2 6 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
4 2 (12.50%) ColdFusion
5 1 (6.25%) JBoss
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) LaTeX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) SMTP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (37.50%) Ant
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) JUnit
2 6 (37.50%) Maven
2 6 (37.50%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) Subversion
3 4 (25.00%) JBehave
4 2 (12.50%) QUnit
5 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer in Test
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) Spring
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
5 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) JSON
6 3 (18.75%) XSLT
7 2 (12.50%) Dropwizard
7 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
7 2 (12.50%) Handlebars
7 2 (12.50%) Sass
8 1 (6.25%) Ajax
8 1 (6.25%) JSP
8 1 (6.25%) JSTL
8 1 (6.25%) LAMP
8 1 (6.25%) Middleware
8 1 (6.25%) SOAP
8 1 (6.25%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) CCTV
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) UML
7 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) OOP
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.25%) Process Management
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SDET
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Capita
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) webMethods
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