The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
North East / Durham
Rank 5 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing XML 15 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 16.48% 1.08% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.67% 3.85% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +17.18%

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 Durham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 39.56% 27.96% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 6
Median daily rate £350 £313 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +11.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £538 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.13 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.04% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Durham 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 Durham

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Durham

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Durham region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Durham

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Durham region with a requirement for XML.

1 14 (93.33%) CSS
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
1 14 (93.33%) JSON
2 13 (86.67%) Publishing
2 13 (86.67%) Node.js
2 13 (86.67%) React
3 11 (73.33%) Mobile App
3 11 (73.33%) Web Development
4 9 (60.00%) Web Services
5 8 (53.33%) Data Protection
5 8 (53.33%) Linked Data
6 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
6 7 (46.67%) Android
6 7 (46.67%) PHP
6 7 (46.67%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
8 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
8 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Android Development
9 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
9 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
10 1 (6.67%) Java
10 1 (6.67%) JSTL
10 1 (6.67%) jQuery
10 1 (6.67%) XPath
10 1 (6.67%) Games
10 1 (6.67%) Subversion
10 1 (6.67%) Advertising
10 1 (6.67%) .NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 13 (86.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Web Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Mobile Web Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile Specialist
4 4 (26.67%) Web Specialist
5 3 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Android Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (13.33%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (13.33%) iOS Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
1 14 (93.33%) JSON
2 13 (86.67%) Node.js
2 13 (86.67%) React
3 9 (60.00%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) JSTL
4 1 (6.67%) SVG
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Mobile App
2 8 (53.33%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Android
1 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Web Development
2 8 (53.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (13.33%) Android Development
5 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) PHP
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle