The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bradford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 6 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Contract jobs citing XML 23 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 14.65% 2.08% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 58.97% 13.79% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +72.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £341 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £349 £248
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 24.84% 15.10% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 10
Average daily rate £325 £340 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +51.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £400 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
XML
West Yorkshire

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Bradford region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) Web Services
2 9 (31.03%) REST
3 8 (27.59%) JDBC
3 8 (27.59%) Java
3 8 (27.59%) .NET
4 7 (24.14%) HTTP
4 7 (24.14%) WCF
5 6 (20.69%) Ajax
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (20.69%) J2EE
5 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) JSP
5 6 (20.69%) Servlets
5 6 (20.69%) Ant
6 5 (17.24%) C#
6 5 (17.24%) Objective-C
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle Retail
6 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
6 5 (17.24%) iOS Development
6 5 (17.24%) Retail
6 5 (17.24%) JSON
6 5 (17.24%) Jetty
6 5 (17.24%) SQLite
6 5 (17.24%) RESTful
7 4 (13.79%) Marketing
7 4 (13.79%) Graphic Design
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
7 4 (13.79%) Adobe

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (17.24%) Jetty
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQLite
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Ant
2 3 (10.34%) Xcode
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (17.24%) Retail
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) iOS Developer
2 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Agile .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Junior Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Junior
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) QA Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Web Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Web Services
1 9 (31.03%) REST
2 8 (27.59%) JDBC
2 8 (27.59%) .NET
3 7 (24.14%) WCF
4 6 (20.69%) Ajax
4 6 (20.69%) J2EE
4 6 (20.69%) JSP
4 6 (20.69%) Servlets
5 5 (17.24%) JSON
5 5 (17.24%) RESTful
6 4 (13.79%) SOAP
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 2 (6.90%) JMS
9 1 (3.45%) XSD
9 1 (3.45%) XSL
9 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Graphic Design
1 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) iPhone
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) AIX
3 1 (3.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) iOS Development
2 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.34%) OOP
3 3 (10.34%) OO
3 3 (10.34%) SOA
3 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.34%) Android Development
3 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Workflow
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Data Security
5 1 (3.45%) MVC
5 1 (3.45%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) Objective-C
4 4 (13.79%) XQuery
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Adobe
2 4 (13.79%) Apple
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
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