The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 47 28 49
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Contract jobs citing XML 55 61 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.51% 5.30% 4.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.10% 14.95% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 34 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £328 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% +3.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £240 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £420 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.23 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.90% +10.00%
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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
420 408 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.79% 35.45% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 290 166
Average daily rate £330 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.46% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £43.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 54 (52.94%) Java
2 53 (51.96%) SQL
3 39 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (36.27%) .NET
5 36 (35.29%) Web Services
6 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
6 35 (34.31%) HTML
7 32 (31.37%) TDD
8 31 (30.39%) CSS
9 25 (24.51%) BDD
10 24 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (22.55%) Oracle
11 23 (22.55%) ASP.NET
12 22 (21.57%) Test Automation
13 21 (20.59%) MongoDB
13 21 (20.59%) NoSQL
13 21 (20.59%) C#
14 20 (19.61%) QA
15 19 (18.63%) MVC
15 19 (18.63%) Finance
15 19 (18.63%) Open Source
16 17 (16.67%) RESTful
16 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 15 (14.71%) Project Management
17 15 (14.71%) Windows
17 15 (14.71%) jQuery
18 14 (13.73%) Ruby
18 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
19 13 (12.75%) PHP
19 13 (12.75%) ITIL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (10.78%) IIS
1 11 (10.78%) SAS
2 9 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.88%) CMS
3 6 (5.88%) Apache
4 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.92%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.94%) JBoss
6 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.94%) Node.js
6 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.96%) CICS
7 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.96%) Confluence
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle BPEL
8 1 (0.98%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.98%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Office
2 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Firewall
2 3 (2.94%) Internet
3 2 (1.96%) Intranet
3 2 (1.96%) LDAP
4 1 (0.98%) FTP
4 1 (0.98%) HTTP
4 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.59%) MongoDB
1 21 (20.59%) NoSQL
2 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.76%) MySQL
4 11 (10.78%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (9.80%) OLAP
5 10 (9.80%) Oracle Database
6 7 (6.86%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.94%) DB2
9 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.96%) ROLAP
10 2 (1.96%) Adabas
10 2 (1.96%) MOLAP
10 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Selenium
2 10 (9.80%) HP UFT
3 9 (8.82%) Eclipse
4 8 (7.84%) WATIR
4 8 (7.84%) Sahi
4 8 (7.84%) Cucumber
5 7 (6.86%) JUnit
6 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.94%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.96%) JIRA
10 2 (1.96%) JMeter
11 1 (0.98%) NUnit
11 1 (0.98%) Subversion
11 1 (0.98%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.98%) XMLSpy
11 1 (0.98%) AccuRev
11 1 (0.98%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (18.63%) Finance
2 2 (1.96%) Games
2 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
3 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (47.06%) Developer
2 17 (16.67%) Analyst
3 12 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 10 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 8 (7.84%) QA Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) PHP Developer
7 6 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Architect
8 5 (4.90%) DBA
8 5 (4.90%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (4.90%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Programmer
9 4 (3.92%) Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.92%) SOA Developer
10 3 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (2.94%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.27%) .NET
2 36 (35.29%) Web Services
3 35 (34.31%) HTML
4 31 (30.39%) CSS
5 23 (22.55%) ASP.NET
6 17 (16.67%) RESTful
7 15 (14.71%) jQuery
8 11 (10.78%) XSLT
9 10 (9.80%) Ajax
10 9 (8.82%) Hibernate
10 9 (8.82%) Spring
10 9 (8.82%) REST
11 8 (7.84%) .NET Framework
11 8 (7.84%) XSD
11 8 (7.84%) SOAP
12 7 (6.86%) J2EE
12 7 (6.86%) JSON
12 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.92%) NHS
1 4 (3.92%) Data Integration
2 3 (2.94%) Fat Client
2 3 (2.94%) W3C
2 3 (2.94%) Thin Client
2 3 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.96%) User Experience
3 2 (1.96%) Mobile Games
3 2 (1.96%) Replication
3 2 (1.96%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.96%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.98%) APACS
4 1 (0.98%) PKI
4 1 (0.98%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.71%) Windows
2 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (5.88%) Linux
3 6 (5.88%) UNIX
4 2 (1.96%) Solaris
4 2 (1.96%) AIX
4 2 (1.96%) Android
4 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.98%) CentOS
5 1 (0.98%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.37%) TDD
3 25 (24.51%) BDD
4 24 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (21.57%) Test Automation
6 19 (18.63%) Open Source
6 19 (18.63%) MVC
7 15 (14.71%) Project Management
8 13 (12.75%) ITIL
9 12 (11.76%) Analytics
10 11 (10.78%) SOA
10 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (8.82%) Scrum
11 9 (8.82%) PRINCE2
11 9 (8.82%) Agile Project Management
12 8 (7.84%) UML
12 8 (7.84%) OOP
12 8 (7.84%) Automated Testing
13 7 (6.86%) OO
13 7 (6.86%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 54 (52.94%) Java
2 53 (51.96%) SQL
3 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
4 21 (20.59%) C#
5 14 (13.73%) Ruby
6 13 (12.75%) PHP
7 9 (8.82%) Python
8 8 (7.84%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.90%) Perl
10 3 (2.94%) C++
10 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.94%) VB
10 3 (2.94%) VBA
11 2 (1.96%) C
11 2 (1.96%) JCL
11 2 (1.96%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.96%) COBOL
11 2 (1.96%) Groovy
11 2 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.61%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.98%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 23 (22.55%) Oracle
2 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.86%) IBM
4 5 (4.90%) Zend
5 3 (2.94%) VMware
6 2 (1.96%) Netezza
6 2 (1.96%) Splunk
6 2 (1.96%) Adobe
6 2 (1.96%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.98%) ATG
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco
7 1 (0.98%) HP
7 1 (0.98%) BEA
7 1 (0.98%) Twitter
7 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.98%) hybris
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Markets Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - Contract initially 3 months
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: flexible DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago