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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 64 53 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -28
Contract jobs citing XML 41 51 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.69% 3.68% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.18% 11.43% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 43
Median daily rate £388 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £299 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £61.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £40.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year
-20.25% +0.94%
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
571 446 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.52% 32.18% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 319 336
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for XML.

1 48 (51.06%) Java
2 42 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (43.62%) TDD
4 32 (34.04%) JSON
5 29 (30.85%) Spring
6 28 (29.79%) JUnit
7 25 (26.60%) SQL
8 24 (25.53%) .NET
8 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
9 21 (22.34%) HTML
10 19 (20.21%) RabbitMQ
11 18 (19.15%) JPA
11 18 (19.15%) C#
11 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
12 17 (18.09%) RESTful
13 16 (17.02%) Hamcrest
13 16 (17.02%) Apache Camel
13 16 (17.02%) Spring Boot
14 15 (15.96%) Mockito
14 15 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (15.96%) Web Services
15 14 (14.89%) Windows
15 14 (14.89%) Automated Testing
15 14 (14.89%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (13.83%) Software Engineering
16 13 (13.83%) HTTP
16 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
17 12 (12.77%) Apple
17 12 (12.77%) CSS
17 12 (12.77%) Cryptography

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 7 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.32%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.13%) JBoss
5 2 (2.13%) WordPress
6 1 (1.06%) Apache
6 1 (1.06%) Jetty
6 1 (1.06%) Node.js
6 1 (1.06%) SAS
6 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) IaaS
2 1 (1.06%) PaaS
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (10.64%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.57%) Hazelcast
4 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (8.51%) MySQL
6 7 (7.45%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (4.26%) DB2
9 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.13%) MS Access
9 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.06%) OLAP
10 1 (1.06%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (1.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (29.79%) JUnit
2 16 (17.02%) Hamcrest
3 15 (15.96%) Mockito
4 10 (10.64%) Maven
5 6 (6.38%) Cucumber
5 6 (6.38%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.38%) Selenium
5 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.19%) FitNesse
8 3 (3.19%) Subversion
9 2 (2.13%) Ant
9 2 (2.13%) JMeter
9 2 (2.13%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.13%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.06%) Hudson
10 1 (1.06%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (10.64%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Retail
3 2 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 73 (77.66%) Developer
2 36 (38.30%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.77%) iOS Developer
3 12 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.64%) Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (7.45%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Cassandra Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Applications Support
6 6 (6.38%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Java Programmer
8 4 (4.26%) Programmer
9 3 (3.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.19%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Tester
10 2 (2.13%) Agile Developer
10 2 (2.13%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.04%) JSON
2 29 (30.85%) Spring
3 24 (25.53%) .NET
4 21 (22.34%) HTML
5 19 (20.21%) RabbitMQ
6 18 (19.15%) JPA
7 17 (18.09%) RESTful
8 16 (17.02%) Apache Camel
8 16 (17.02%) Spring Boot
9 15 (15.96%) Web Services
10 12 (12.77%) Core Animation
10 12 (12.77%) CSS
10 12 (12.77%) REST
11 11 (11.70%) SOAP
12 9 (9.57%) Hibernate
13 7 (7.45%) XSLT
14 6 (6.38%) .NET Framework
14 6 (6.38%) Ajax
14 6 (6.38%) WSDL
15 5 (5.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Algorithms
1 12 (12.77%) Animation
1 12 (12.77%) Cryptography
1 12 (12.77%) Data Structures
1 12 (12.77%) iPad
1 12 (12.77%) iPhone
2 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) NHS
4 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Windows
2 12 (12.77%) Apple iOS
3 9 (9.57%) Linux
4 3 (3.19%) Unix
5 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (43.62%) TDD
3 15 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (14.89%) Automated Testing
5 13 (13.83%) Software Engineering
6 12 (12.77%) BDD
6 12 (12.77%) Code Optimisation
6 12 (12.77%) iOS Development
6 12 (12.77%) Memory Management
6 12 (12.77%) Multithreading
6 12 (12.77%) Scrum
7 8 (8.51%) SOA
8 7 (7.45%) MVC
8 7 (7.45%) Pair Programming
8 7 (7.45%) Web Development
9 6 (6.38%) ITIL
9 6 (6.38%) OO
10 5 (5.32%) Change Management
10 5 (5.32%) Release Management
10 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (51.06%) Java
2 25 (26.60%) SQL
3 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.15%) C#
5 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.38%) PHP
6 6 (6.38%) VB
6 6 (6.38%) VBA
7 5 (5.32%) Python
7 5 (5.32%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.26%) Ruby
8 4 (4.26%) Scala
9 3 (3.19%) C++
9 3 (3.19%) Perl
10 2 (2.13%) C
11 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.06%) Go
11 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.19%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) Degree
3 1 (1.06%) ISEB
3 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.06%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.77%) Apple
3 9 (9.57%) Oracle
4 6 (6.38%) IBM
5 1 (1.06%) ATG
5 1 (1.06%) BEA
5 1 (1.06%) hybris
5 1 (1.06%) Netezza
5 1 (1.06%) WorldPay
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