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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 18 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing XML 9 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.00% 6.17% 7.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% 23.73% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate £399 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
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
42 59 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 23.33% 25.99% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 25
Average daily rate £448 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £286 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -77.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 February 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SOA
3 12 (54.55%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (45.45%) Oracle
6 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
6 9 (40.91%) CSS
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) Workflow
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (22.73%) Functional Testing
9 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
9 5 (22.73%) SOAP
10 4 (18.18%) VMware
10 4 (18.18%) JMeter
10 4 (18.18%) Linux

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Extranet
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.55%) OLAP
6 1 (4.55%) OLTP
6 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (18.18%) JMeter
3 3 (13.64%) JDeveloper
3 3 (13.64%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Web Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Web Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Business Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) E-Business Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) SOA Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) SOAP
5 3 (13.64%) Middleware
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (13.64%) XSD
5 3 (13.64%) XSLT
6 2 (9.09%) REST
6 2 (9.09%) WCF
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (4.55%) WF
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) SOA
2 6 (27.27%) Workflow
3 5 (22.73%) Functional Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
4 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Web Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) B2C
6 2 (9.09%) Benchmarking
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) System Testing
6 2 (9.09%) User Stories
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) C#
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
5 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
6 3 (13.64%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
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