The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Rank 64 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing XML 24 56 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.19% 3.91% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.70% 10.96% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 22
Median daily rate £395 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £318 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +15.62%

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
421 511 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 38.48% 35.68% 35.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 355 280
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £10.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leeds region with a requirement for XML.

1 39 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 36 (52.17%) HTML
3 34 (49.28%) Linux
4 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (42.03%) CSS
6 27 (39.13%) Java
6 27 (39.13%) Windows
7 24 (34.78%) Python
8 21 (30.43%) DevOps
9 19 (27.54%) SQL
10 18 (26.09%) Ubuntu
10 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (26.09%) Splunk
11 17 (24.64%) LDAP
11 17 (24.64%) SMTP
11 17 (24.64%) SNMP
11 17 (24.64%) TCP/IP
11 17 (24.64%) DNS
12 15 (21.74%) .NET
12 15 (21.74%) Web Services
12 15 (21.74%) JSON
12 15 (21.74%) Jenkins
13 14 (20.29%) Selenium
14 13 (18.84%) Scrum
15 12 (17.39%) Unix
16 11 (15.94%) SOAP
16 11 (15.94%) Git (software)
16 11 (15.94%) WebDriver
17 10 (14.49%) TDD
17 10 (14.49%) PHP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (11.59%) Apache
2 5 (7.25%) IIS
3 4 (5.80%) CMS
3 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.90%) WordPress
6 1 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.45%) JBoss
6 1 (1.45%) nginx
6 1 (1.45%) SAS
6 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.45%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.45%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.45%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) GitHub
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.45%) CloudBees
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.64%) DNS
1 17 (24.64%) LDAP
1 17 (24.64%) SMTP
1 17 (24.64%) SNMP
1 17 (24.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.14%) Internet
3 4 (5.80%) AMQP
3 4 (5.80%) HTTP
3 4 (5.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) MySQL
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.90%) Informix
3 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.45%) DB2
4 1 (1.45%) MS Access
4 1 (1.45%) OLAP
4 1 (1.45%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 14 (20.29%) Selenium
3 11 (15.94%) Git (software)
3 11 (15.94%) WebDriver
4 8 (11.59%) Cucumber
4 8 (11.59%) Maven
5 6 (8.70%) Grunt
5 6 (8.70%) Vagrant
6 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.80%) Hudson
7 4 (5.80%) JIRA
8 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.35%) RSpec
8 3 (4.35%) SonarQube
8 3 (4.35%) Subversion
9 2 (2.90%) DbUnit
9 2 (2.90%) JMeter
9 2 (2.90%) JUnit
9 2 (2.90%) Mockito
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Local Government
3 2 (2.90%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) iGaming
4 1 (1.45%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Developer
2 9 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Analyst
3 6 (8.70%) Hardware Specialist
3 6 (8.70%) Storage Specialist
4 5 (7.25%) Administrator
4 5 (7.25%) Architect
4 5 (7.25%) Splunk Administrator
4 5 (7.25%) Tester
5 4 (5.80%) Automation Tester
5 4 (5.80%) Developer in Test
5 4 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Technical Leader
6 3 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) PHP Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.17%) HTML
2 29 (42.03%) CSS
3 15 (21.74%) .NET
3 15 (21.74%) JSON
3 15 (21.74%) Web Services
4 11 (15.94%) SOAP
5 8 (11.59%) RESTful
5 8 (11.59%) XSLT
6 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
6 7 (10.14%) REST
7 6 (8.70%) J2EE
7 6 (8.70%) LAMP
8 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.25%) Node.js
8 5 (7.25%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (7.25%) Spring
8 5 (7.25%) WSDL
9 4 (5.80%) HTML5
9 4 (5.80%) Kafka
9 4 (5.80%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) User Experience
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.90%) Animation
3 2 (2.90%) Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.90%) iPhone
3 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.90%) RIA
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) DataPower
4 1 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (49.28%) Linux
2 27 (39.13%) Windows
3 18 (26.09%) Ubuntu
3 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.39%) Unix
5 5 (7.25%) Windows Server
6 4 (5.80%) CentOS
7 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) DevOps
3 13 (18.84%) Scrum
4 10 (14.49%) TDD
5 8 (11.59%) BDD
5 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.14%) OO
6 7 (10.14%) Test Scripting
7 6 (8.70%) Kanban
7 6 (8.70%) MVC
7 6 (8.70%) SDLC
8 5 (7.25%) Automated Testing
8 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.25%) Front End Development
8 5 (7.25%) Manual Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.80%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (5.80%) SOA
9 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.80%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 27 (39.13%) Java
3 24 (34.78%) Python
4 19 (27.54%) SQL
5 10 (14.49%) PHP
6 9 (13.04%) C#
7 5 (7.25%) Ruby
7 5 (7.25%) Scala
8 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.35%) XPath
10 2 (2.90%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.90%) C++
10 2 (2.90%) Go
10 2 (2.90%) XQuery
11 1 (1.45%) COBOL
11 1 (1.45%) Delphi
11 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.45%) VB
11 1 (1.45%) VBA
11 1 (1.45%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
1 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) MCITP
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SDET
2 2 (2.90%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Splunk
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Adobe
3 2 (2.90%) Apple
3 2 (2.90%) Google
3 2 (2.90%) IBM
3 2 (2.90%) Kony
3 2 (2.90%) MuleSoft
3 2 (2.90%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.90%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) hybris
4 1 (1.45%) Magma
4 1 (1.45%) Netezza
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.45%) Sage
4 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.45%) Telerik
4 1 (1.45%) Temenos
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter
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