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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 23 16 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing XML 13 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 6.10% 6.99% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.89% 19.40% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£350 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.67% -15.71%
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
45 67 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 21.13% 36.02% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 29
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £175.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.14% +400.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

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 6 March 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 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (57.14%) C#
3 12 (57.14%) Web Services
4 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
5 10 (47.62%) CSS
6 9 (42.86%) WCF
7 8 (38.10%) QA
8 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (33.33%) HTML
8 7 (33.33%) SOA
8 7 (33.33%) ISEB
8 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
10 5 (23.81%) MVC
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
10 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
11 4 (19.05%) jQuery
11 4 (19.05%) Umbraco
11 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (19.05%) CRM
11 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (19.05%) CMS
12 3 (14.29%) Finance
12 3 (14.29%) Android
12 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
13 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 4 (19.05%) CMS
1 4 (19.05%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQLite
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Test Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Developer
3 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (23.81%) C# Web Developer
4 5 (23.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
4 5 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Web Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Web Tester
6 3 (14.29%) Tester
7 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Web Test Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Android Developer
8 1 (4.76%) iOS Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (57.14%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) CSS
5 9 (42.86%) WCF
6 7 (33.33%) HTML
7 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (9.52%) RESTful
8 2 (9.52%) SOAP
8 2 (9.52%) JSON
9 1 (4.76%) XHTML
9 1 (4.76%) JSP
9 1 (4.76%) Servlets
9 1 (4.76%) Visualforce
9 1 (4.76%) SPML
9 1 (4.76%) REST
9 1 (4.76%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) SOA
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
4 4 (19.05%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Android Development
5 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
5 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
4 1 (4.76%) BeanShell
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Sybase
2 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Sun
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Novell
2 1 (4.76%) Apple
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
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