The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 36 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing XML 36 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.35% 2.43% 7.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.29% 8.79% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 12
Average daily rate £363 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £521 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +4.90%
XML
Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
221 91 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.84% 27.66% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 68 56
Average daily rate £375 £325 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +27.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 33 (47.14%) JavaScript
2 27 (38.57%) Oracle
2 27 (38.57%) Java
2 27 (38.57%) Web Services
2 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (31.43%) Security Cleared
4 21 (30.00%) XSLT
4 21 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 21 (30.00%) .NET
4 21 (30.00%) SQL
5 20 (28.57%) C#
5 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 20 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 17 (24.29%) Unix
7 16 (22.86%) SOAP
7 16 (22.86%) MS Office
7 16 (22.86%) HTML
8 15 (21.43%) Visual Studio
8 15 (21.43%) CSS
8 15 (21.43%) Spring
8 15 (21.43%) JSON
9 14 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 14 (20.00%) Statistics
10 13 (18.57%) Dynamics CRM
10 13 (18.57%) Scrum
10 13 (18.57%) CRM
11 12 (17.14%) SOA
11 12 (17.14%) ADO.NET
11 12 (17.14%) Linux
11 12 (17.14%) J2EE

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 20 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 11 (15.71%) Tomcat
3 9 (12.86%) SAS
4 5 (7.14%) Documentum
5 3 (4.29%) IIS
6 2 (2.86%) CMS
7 1 (1.43%) JBoss
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (22.86%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (8.57%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.43%) BigMachines
3 1 (1.43%) Primavera
3 1 (1.43%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 11 (15.71%) Oracle Database
4 7 (10.00%) MySQL
5 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (5.71%) SQLite
7 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.00%) PVCS
4 6 (8.57%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.57%) Subversion
5 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.86%) JMeter
6 2 (2.86%) JUnit
6 2 (2.86%) Maven
7 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.43%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.43%) JIRA
7 1 (1.43%) Selenium
7 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (62.86%) Developer
2 21 (30.00%) Analyst
3 19 (27.14%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.29%) CRM Developer
5 8 (11.43%) .NET Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 6 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.57%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.57%) SAS Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Documentum Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Senior Microsoft Developer
8 4 (5.71%) SOA Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Development Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.57%) Web Services
2 21 (30.00%) .NET
2 21 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (30.00%) XSLT
3 16 (22.86%) HTML
3 16 (22.86%) SOAP
4 15 (21.43%) CSS
4 15 (21.43%) JSON
4 15 (21.43%) Spring
5 12 (17.14%) ADO.NET
5 12 (17.14%) J2EE
6 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
6 9 (12.86%) XSD
7 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (10.00%) EJB
7 7 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 7 (10.00%) jQuery
8 6 (8.57%) Entity Framework
8 6 (8.57%) JPA
9 5 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Statistics
2 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) DataPower
3 1 (1.43%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Unix
2 12 (17.14%) Linux
3 7 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.57%) CRM
2 13 (18.57%) Scrum
3 12 (17.14%) SOA
3 12 (17.14%) Test Automation
3 12 (17.14%) Test Scripting
4 11 (15.71%) MVC
5 9 (12.86%) TDD
6 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.71%) DSDM
6 4 (5.71%) RUP
6 4 (5.71%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (4.29%) UML
7 3 (4.29%) Web Development
8 2 (2.86%) BDD
9 1 (1.43%) Functional Testing
9 1 (1.43%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.43%) Test Strategy
9 1 (1.43%) User Stories
9 1 (1.43%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.14%) JavaScript
2 27 (38.57%) Java
3 21 (30.00%) SQL
4 20 (28.57%) C#
5 12 (17.14%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.14%) XPath
7 4 (5.71%) Jython
8 2 (2.86%) XQuery
9 1 (1.43%) C
9 1 (1.43%) C++
9 1 (1.43%) Scala
9 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.14%) Degree
4 4 (5.71%) OCPJP
4 4 (5.71%) OCPJWCD
5 3 (4.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.43%) ISEB
6 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Oracle
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.43%) IBM
3 1 (1.43%) OpenText
3 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.43%) Siemens
3 1 (1.43%) Tableau
3 1 (1.43%) Vignette
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 16 days ago