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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 54 32 46
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Contract jobs citing XML 52 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.59% 5.55% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.83% 19.68% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 19 10
Median daily rate £400 £325 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -28.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £300 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £453 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
376 188 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.19% 28.19% 35.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 116 143
Median daily rate £435 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £494 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 63 (64.95%) Java
2 45 (46.39%) SQL
3 36 (37.11%) TDD
3 36 (37.11%) Web Services
4 35 (36.08%) BDD
5 34 (35.05%) .NET
6 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (30.93%) JavaScript
7 30 (30.93%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (28.87%) HTML
8 28 (28.87%) SQL Server
9 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
10 26 (26.80%) Test Automation
11 25 (25.77%) Open Source
12 24 (24.74%) Security Cleared
13 23 (23.71%) Windows
14 22 (22.68%) C#
14 22 (22.68%) Selenium
14 22 (22.68%) QA
15 21 (21.65%) Ruby
15 21 (21.65%) Oracle
15 21 (21.65%) Unix
15 21 (21.65%) Finance
16 18 (18.56%) PL/SQL
16 18 (18.56%) SC Cleared
17 17 (17.53%) WATIR
17 17 (17.53%) Sahi
17 17 (17.53%) HP UFT
17 17 (17.53%) Oracle Reports
18 16 (16.49%) Cucumber

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 13 (13.40%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (13.40%) WebLogic
2 12 (12.37%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (9.28%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.25%) nginx
5 7 (7.22%) SAS
6 5 (5.15%) Confluence
6 5 (5.15%) IIS
7 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.06%) Documentum
8 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.03%) CMS
9 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Foundation
9 1 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (15.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (2.06%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.03%) SSL
2 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.87%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.53%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (15.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 11 (11.34%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.06%) HBase
7 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Selenium
2 17 (17.53%) HP UFT
2 17 (17.53%) Sahi
2 17 (17.53%) WATIR
3 16 (16.49%) Cucumber
4 11 (11.34%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (8.25%) Eclipse
5 8 (8.25%) NetBeans
6 7 (7.22%) IntelliJ
6 7 (7.22%) JIRA
6 7 (7.22%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
7 6 (6.19%) Jenkins
7 6 (6.19%) Subversion
8 5 (5.15%) Hudson
8 5 (5.15%) Jasmine
8 5 (5.15%) Protractor
9 4 (4.12%) NMock
9 4 (4.12%) WebDriver
9 4 (4.12%) WiX
General
1 21 (21.65%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) General Ledger
3 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.09%) Law
5 2 (2.06%) Advertising
5 2 (2.06%) Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Games
6 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (41.24%) Developer
2 12 (12.37%) Analyst
2 12 (12.37%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (10.31%) E-Business Developer
4 8 (8.25%) .NET Developer
4 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (8.25%) Development Analyst
4 8 (8.25%) Software Engineer
5 7 (7.22%) Applications Developer
5 7 (7.22%) QA Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Oracle Financials Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Tester
7 5 (5.15%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 5 (5.15%) QA Tester
7 5 (5.15%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (37.11%) Web Services
2 34 (35.05%) .NET
3 28 (28.87%) HTML
4 16 (16.49%) JSON
5 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
5 15 (15.46%) CSS
6 13 (13.40%) Node.js
7 10 (10.31%) AngularJS
7 10 (10.31%) jQuery
8 9 (9.28%) REST
9 8 (8.25%) Spring
10 7 (7.22%) D3.js
10 7 (7.22%) SOAP
11 6 (6.19%) RESTful
12 5 (5.15%) WSDL
13 4 (4.12%) .NET Framework
13 4 (4.12%) JAX-RPC
13 4 (4.12%) XSL
13 4 (4.12%) XSLT
14 3 (3.09%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.31%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.09%) NHS
4 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.71%) Windows
2 21 (21.65%) Unix
3 15 (15.46%) 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
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.11%) TDD
2 35 (36.08%) BDD
3 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (30.93%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (26.80%) Test Automation
6 25 (25.77%) Open Source
7 15 (15.46%) Integration Testing
8 14 (14.43%) Migration
8 14 (14.43%) Scrum
9 13 (13.40%) Data Management
9 13 (13.40%) Unit Testing
9 13 (13.40%) Workflow
10 12 (12.37%) Software Engineering
10 12 (12.37%) Test Scripting
11 11 (11.34%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (10.31%) Pair Programming
12 10 (10.31%) Regression Testing
13 9 (9.28%) DevOps
13 9 (9.28%) Extreme Programming
13 9 (9.28%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (64.95%) Java
2 45 (46.39%) SQL
3 30 (30.93%) JavaScript
4 22 (22.68%) C#
5 21 (21.65%) Ruby
6 18 (18.56%) PL/SQL
7 13 (13.40%) C
7 13 (13.40%) VB
8 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.12%) Python
10 3 (3.09%) Perl
10 3 (3.09%) PHP
10 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.06%) ABAP
12 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (24.74%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.56%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.06%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) MCSD
5 1 (1.03%) MCSE
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (22.68%) QA
2 9 (9.28%) 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%) Microsoft
2 21 (21.65%) Oracle
3 10 (10.31%) HP
4 4 (4.12%) VMware
5 2 (2.06%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.06%) Pega
5 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.03%) Borland
6 1 (1.03%) Google
6 1 (1.03%) Sitecore