The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 31 23 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Contract jobs citing XML 2 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.06% 7.45% 14.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 25.33% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 10
Median daily rate £325 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £312 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £380 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+32.30% -5.10%
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
49 75 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 25.93% 29.41% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 23
Median daily rate £425 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £293 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +344.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for XML.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle