Period
to 19 April 2019

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 6 months to 19 April 2019 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 44 80
Rank change year-on-year -30 +36 -11
Contract jobs citing XML 51 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.70% 3.64% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.31% 14.55% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 11
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £364 £323 £313
90th Percentile £588 £558 £555
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year -5.56% +13.21% +11.58%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 548 268 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.01% 25.00% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 172 175
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £357 £313 £292
90th Percentile £675 £700 £529
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -33.33% -8.99%
10th Percentile £40.02 £24.50 £38.05
90th Percentile £51.25 £29.50 £54.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +0.56% +11.88% -4.76%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Wiltshire

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 April 2019. 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
Swindon -31 24 £425 +6.25% 4
Salisbury -3 21 £550 +46.67%
Corsham - 4 £475 -
Chippenham +1 1 £425 -15.00% 3
XML
South West

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 31 (60.78%) Java
2 26 (50.98%) Web Services
3 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
4 24 (47.06%) SOAP
5 23 (45.10%) Linux
5 23 (45.10%) JSON
5 23 (45.10%) Security Cleared
6 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (43.14%) C
7 21 (41.18%) Information Security
8 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
8 20 (39.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 20 (39.22%) C++
8 20 (39.22%) JSP
8 20 (39.22%) Python
9 19 (37.25%) DSDM
9 19 (37.25%) TOGAF
9 19 (37.25%) Finance
9 19 (37.25%) PowerShell
9 19 (37.25%) HMG Infosec
9 19 (37.25%) JSP 440
9 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (37.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 19 (37.25%) Critical Thinking
10 18 (35.29%) SC Cleared
10 18 (35.29%) .NET
11 17 (33.33%) REST
12 16 (31.37%) DV Cleared
13 14 (27.45%) IBM
14 13 (25.49%) Middleware

XML
Co-occurring 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 5 (9.80%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) ColdFusion
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.92%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) IaaS
3 2 (3.92%) PaaS
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.96%) Apigee
4 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) SSL
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) GIS
3 1 (1.96%) DB2
3 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) JUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.96%) DbUnit
3 1 (1.96%) JBehave
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) JMeter
3 1 (1.96%) jMock
3 1 (1.96%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) Mockito
3 1 (1.96%) Selenium
3 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Architect
2 19 (37.25%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (21.57%) Designer
4 9 (17.65%) Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Applications Architect
5 7 (13.73%) BPM Designer
6 6 (11.76%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Specialist
8 3 (5.88%) Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Support Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) Active Directory Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) IAM Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Identity Management Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) Web Services
2 24 (47.06%) SOAP
3 23 (45.10%) JSON
4 20 (39.22%) JSP
5 18 (35.29%) .NET
6 17 (33.33%) REST
7 13 (25.49%) Middleware
8 12 (23.53%) HTML
9 11 (21.57%) WSDL
9 11 (21.57%) XML Schema
10 8 (15.69%) CSS
11 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
11 6 (11.76%) Spring
12 5 (9.80%) OAuth
13 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
13 4 (7.84%) jQuery
13 4 (7.84%) LDAP
14 3 (5.88%) J2EE
14 3 (5.88%) SailPoint
14 3 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (23.53%) DataPower
3 4 (7.84%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.88%) PKI
5 2 (3.92%) Fintech
5 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Unix
3 6 (11.76%) Windows
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.88%) Solaris
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Information Security
3 20 (39.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
4 19 (37.25%) Critical Thinking
4 19 (37.25%) DSDM
4 19 (37.25%) TOGAF
5 12 (23.53%) Microservices
6 11 (21.57%) BPMN
6 11 (21.57%) Defect Management
6 11 (21.57%) Software Architecture
6 11 (21.57%) UML
7 10 (19.61%) IT Strategy
7 10 (19.61%) Sequence Diagram
7 10 (19.61%) Use Case
8 9 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (15.69%) Scrum
10 4 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (5.88%) SOA
11 3 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) Java
2 22 (43.14%) C
3 20 (39.22%) C++
3 20 (39.22%) Python
4 19 (37.25%) PowerShell
5 10 (19.61%) SQL
6 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.88%) C#
7 3 (5.88%) Java 8
7 3 (5.88%) PHP
7 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Security Cleared
2 18 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 16 (31.37%) DV Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) Degree
5 3 (5.88%) MCSA
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.96%) ISEB
6 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (37.25%) HMG Infosec
1 19 (37.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 19 (37.25%) JSP 440
2 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.92%) GDPR
3 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.88%) NDS
1 3 (5.88%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) HP ALM
2 4 (7.84%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.92%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.96%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (27.45%) IBM
3 11 (21.57%) HP
3 11 (21.57%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) NetIQ
5 3 (5.88%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.92%) ESRI
6 2 (3.92%) Novell
6 2 (3.92%) Okta
6 2 (3.92%) Ping Identity
7 1 (1.96%) CA
7 1 (1.96%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.96%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.96%) Pega
7 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.96%) VMware