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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 69 56 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -25
Contract jobs citing XML 39 51 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.63% 3.34% 5.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.53% 12.56% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 34
Median daily rate £380 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £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 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £36.23 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% -9.43%
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
597 406 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.28% 26.57% 35.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 313 285
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £289 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.85 £37.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.06% +188.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 42 (48.84%) Java
2 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (38.37%) TDD
4 29 (33.72%) JSON
5 28 (32.56%) HTML
6 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
6 23 (26.74%) Spring
7 20 (23.26%) JUnit
8 18 (20.93%) CSS
8 18 (20.93%) SQL
8 18 (20.93%) .NET
9 17 (19.77%) RESTful
10 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
11 15 (17.44%) C#
11 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (16.28%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (15.12%) REST
13 13 (15.12%) JPA
13 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
13 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
14 12 (13.95%) Cryptography
14 12 (13.95%) Web Services
14 12 (13.95%) Windows
14 12 (13.95%) Linux
14 12 (13.95%) HTTP
14 12 (13.95%) Apple
14 12 (13.95%) iPhone
14 12 (13.95%) Multithreading
14 12 (13.95%) Core Animation
14 12 (13.95%) Animation

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 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.98%) WordPress
3 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.33%) Drupal
4 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
5 1 (1.16%) JBoss
5 1 (1.16%) Jetty
5 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.16%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.16%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (9.30%) MySQL
2 8 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.14%) Hazelcast
3 7 (8.14%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.81%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.49%) DB2
7 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.16%) MS Access
8 1 (1.16%) OLAP
8 1 (1.16%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.16%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (23.26%) JUnit
2 12 (13.95%) Hamcrest
3 11 (12.79%) Mockito
4 9 (10.47%) Maven
5 6 (6.98%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.81%) Selenium
7 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.65%) JIRA
8 3 (3.49%) Subversion
8 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.33%) Ant
9 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.33%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.16%) DbUnit
10 1 (1.16%) Hudson
10 1 (1.16%) JBehave
10 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.16%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (8.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Local Government
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (76.74%) Developer
2 28 (32.56%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.95%) iOS Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Web Developer
6 6 (6.98%) WordPress Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.65%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Cassandra Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Java Programmer
9 3 (3.49%) Programmer
9 3 (3.49%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (2.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.72%) JSON
2 28 (32.56%) HTML
3 23 (26.74%) Spring
4 18 (20.93%) .NET
4 18 (20.93%) CSS
5 17 (19.77%) RESTful
6 14 (16.28%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (15.12%) JPA
7 13 (15.12%) REST
8 12 (13.95%) Core Animation
8 12 (13.95%) Spring Boot
8 12 (13.95%) Web Services
9 10 (11.63%) Apache Camel
9 10 (11.63%) HTML5
9 10 (11.63%) XSLT
10 9 (10.47%) SOAP
11 7 (8.14%) Ajax
11 7 (8.14%) Hibernate
12 5 (5.81%) CSS3
12 5 (5.81%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Algorithms
1 12 (13.95%) Animation
1 12 (13.95%) Cryptography
1 12 (13.95%) Data Structures
1 12 (13.95%) iPad
1 12 (13.95%) iPhone
2 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) NHS
4 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Apple iOS
1 12 (13.95%) Linux
1 12 (13.95%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Unix
3 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (38.37%) TDD
3 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
4 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.95%) Code Optimisation
5 12 (13.95%) iOS Development
5 12 (13.95%) Memory Management
5 12 (13.95%) Multithreading
6 9 (10.47%) BDD
6 9 (10.47%) Scrum
7 8 (9.30%) SOA
8 7 (8.14%) Web Development
9 6 (6.98%) OO
9 6 (6.98%) Open Source
10 5 (5.81%) ITIL
10 5 (5.81%) Pair Programming
10 5 (5.81%) SDLC
11 4 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (4.65%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.84%) Java
2 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
3 18 (20.93%) SQL
4 15 (17.44%) C#
5 8 (9.30%) PHP
6 5 (5.81%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.81%) Python
6 5 (5.81%) VB
6 5 (5.81%) VBA
7 4 (4.65%) Ruby
7 4 (4.65%) Scala
7 4 (4.65%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.49%) C++
8 3 (3.49%) Perl
9 2 (2.33%) C
10 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.16%) Go
10 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.33%) ISEB
2 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Degree
3 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Apple
2 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.30%) Oracle
4 5 (5.81%) Google
5 4 (4.65%) IBM
6 1 (1.16%) Netezza
6 1 (1.16%) Perforce
6 1 (1.16%) WorldPay
Leeds, Yorkshire
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