The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 22 4 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Contract jobs citing XML 11 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.00% 15.95% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.74% 52.00% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £320 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £363 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.73 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -0.80%
XML
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 50 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 28.18% 30.67% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 21
Average daily rate £325 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £9.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+344.44% -67.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

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 4 August 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (47.06%) SOA
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) JMeter
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
8 3 (17.65%) ISEB
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
8 3 (17.65%) QA
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
8 3 (17.65%) User Stories
9 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.76%) GlassFish
1 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.88%) OLAP
4 1 (5.88%) OLTP
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) JMeter
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Management Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Lotus Notes Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Domino Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE
5 2 (11.76%) JSP
5 2 (11.76%) Servlets
5 2 (11.76%) WSDL
5 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
5 2 (11.76%) JAXB
5 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) SPML
5 2 (11.76%) Grails
5 2 (11.76%) SailPoint
6 1 (5.88%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) W3C
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) SOA
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 2 (11.76%) Feature Driven Development
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) B2B
5 1 (5.88%) B2C
5 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
4 8 (47.06%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) BeanShell
7 1 (5.88%) R
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
7 1 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (5.88%) LotusScript
7 1 (5.88%) Groovy
7 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Sybase
4 2 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Sun
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Novell
4 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (5.88%) Lotus
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
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