The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 12 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing XML 18 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 11.39% 1.27% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.86% 8.33% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 1
Median daily rate £338 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 27.22% 15.19% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 15
Median daily rate £325 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Halifax region with a requirement for XML.

1 10 (40.00%) HTML
1 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (40.00%) CSS
1 10 (40.00%) JSON
1 10 (40.00%) Android
1 10 (40.00%) RESTful
1 10 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 10 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 8 (32.00%) SQLite
4 7 (28.00%) SAS
5 6 (24.00%) Unix
5 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (24.00%) Credit Risk
5 6 (24.00%) gulp
6 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) Banking
7 4 (16.00%) QA
7 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
8 3 (12.00%) Mobile Development
8 3 (12.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
8 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
8 3 (12.00%) ETL
8 3 (12.00%) Data Management
8 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) SOAP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 7 (28.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQLite
2 3 (12.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (24.00%) gulp
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Applications Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (16.00%) Angular Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Cordova Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) COBOL Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Data Quality Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Mobile Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) SAS Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Unix Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
1 10 (40.00%) CSS
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
1 10 (40.00%) JSON
1 10 (40.00%) RESTful
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (12.00%) SOAP
4 2 (8.00%) CGI
4 2 (8.00%) WCF
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) WSDL
5 1 (4.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (24.00%) Credit Risk
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Android
1 10 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (12.00%) Data Management
1 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (12.00%) ETL
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (8.00%) ETL Development
2 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (8.00%) Web Development
3 1 (4.00%) Analytics
3 1 (4.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (4.00%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) COBOL
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) IBM
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle