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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 44 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing XML 62 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.38% 4.83% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.23% 13.77% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 25 7
Median daily rate £414 £510 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.87% +45.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £325 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £635 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+26.33% -1.05%
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
382 276 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.16% 35.11% 34.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 193 118
Median daily rate £400 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.33 £17.50 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £17.50 £70.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for XML.

1 48 (49.48%) SQL
2 43 (44.33%) Java
3 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
4 33 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (31.96%) .NET
6 30 (30.93%) C#
6 30 (30.93%) TDD
6 30 (30.93%) BDD
7 28 (28.87%) Security Cleared
7 28 (28.87%) Web Services
8 27 (27.84%) Oracle
9 26 (26.80%) HTML
10 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
10 24 (24.74%) Migration
11 23 (23.71%) Finance
11 23 (23.71%) PL/SQL
11 23 (23.71%) Microsoft
11 23 (23.71%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (22.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 22 (22.68%) Oracle Reports
12 22 (22.68%) Unix
12 22 (22.68%) Oracle EBS
13 21 (21.65%) Oracle EBS R12
14 20 (20.62%) Visual Studio
15 19 (19.59%) SC Cleared
16 18 (18.56%) JSON
16 18 (18.56%) Test Automation
17 17 (17.53%) BPSS Clearance
17 17 (17.53%) Windows
17 17 (17.53%) HP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 (15.46%) Oracle Workflow
2 13 (13.40%) IIS
3 11 (11.34%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (11.34%) SharePoint
4 10 (10.31%) WebLogic
5 9 (9.28%) Tomcat
6 8 (8.25%) nginx
7 5 (5.15%) Confluence
8 4 (4.12%) OpenStack
8 4 (4.12%) SAS
9 1 (1.03%) CMS
9 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Foundation
9 1 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (21.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (16.49%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (16.49%) Oracle General Ledger
3 16 (16.49%) Oracle Payables
3 16 (16.49%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (7.22%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.40%) Internet
2 10 (10.31%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.28%) DNS
3 9 (9.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 22 (22.68%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (9.28%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.06%) Big Data
6 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.06%) OLAP
6 2 (2.06%) OLTP
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (20.62%) Visual Studio
2 15 (15.46%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (13.40%) Cucumber
4 12 (12.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (10.31%) Selenium
6 8 (8.25%) Eclipse
6 8 (8.25%) NetBeans
7 7 (7.22%) IntelliJ
7 7 (7.22%) JIRA
8 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
8 6 (6.19%) HP UFT
8 6 (6.19%) Sahi
8 6 (6.19%) Subversion
8 6 (6.19%) WATIR
9 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.12%) Hudson
10 4 (4.12%) Jasmine
10 4 (4.12%) NMock
10 4 (4.12%) Protractor
10 4 (4.12%) WiX
General
1 23 (23.71%) Finance
2 16 (16.49%) General Ledger
3 6 (6.19%) Law
3 6 (6.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (47.42%) Developer
2 17 (17.53%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (15.46%) E-Business Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Analyst
5 11 (11.34%) Software Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Oracle Financials Developer
7 9 (9.28%) .NET Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Applications Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Java Developer
8 8 (8.25%) SharePoint Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Development Analyst
10 6 (6.19%) Senior Developer
11 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Development Engineer
12 4 (4.12%) Development Support Engineer
12 4 (4.12%) Lead Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.96%) .NET
2 28 (28.87%) Web Services
3 26 (26.80%) HTML
4 18 (18.56%) JSON
5 16 (16.49%) CSS
6 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET
7 13 (13.40%) Node.js
8 10 (10.31%) AngularJS
9 9 (9.28%) RESTful
10 8 (8.25%) jQuery
10 8 (8.25%) Spring
11 7 (7.22%) D3.js
11 7 (7.22%) REST
11 7 (7.22%) SOAP
12 4 (4.12%) .NET Framework
12 4 (4.12%) ADO.NET
12 4 (4.12%) XHTML
13 3 (3.09%) ActiveX
13 3 (3.09%) Ajax
13 3 (3.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.28%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.68%) Unix
2 17 (17.53%) Windows
3 9 (9.28%) Linux
4 4 (4.12%) Solaris
4 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.12%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.09%) AIX
5 3 (3.09%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.93%) BDD
2 30 (30.93%) TDD
3 24 (24.74%) Migration
4 23 (23.71%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (18.56%) Test Automation
6 17 (17.53%) Regression Testing
7 16 (16.49%) Unit Testing
7 16 (16.49%) Workflow
8 15 (15.46%) Scrum
9 14 (14.43%) Software Engineering
10 12 (12.37%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (12.37%) Data Management
10 12 (12.37%) Quality Management
10 12 (12.37%) Test Scripting
11 11 (11.34%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (10.31%) Configuration Management
12 10 (10.31%) Microservices
12 10 (10.31%) Open Source
12 10 (10.31%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 48 (49.48%) SQL
2 43 (44.33%) Java
3 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
4 30 (30.93%) C#
5 23 (23.71%) PL/SQL
6 14 (14.43%) VB
7 13 (13.40%) Ruby
8 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
9 10 (10.31%) C
10 7 (7.22%) Python
11 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.09%) Perl
12 3 (3.09%) PHP
13 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (28.87%) Security Cleared
2 19 (19.59%) SC Cleared
3 17 (17.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (10.31%) MCSD
4 10 (10.31%) MCSE
4 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) QA
2 7 (7.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.12%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 27 (27.84%) Oracle
2 23 (23.71%) Microsoft
3 17 (17.53%) HP
4 4 (4.12%) VMware
5 2 (2.06%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.03%) Google