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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 61 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -4
Contract jobs citing XML 20 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.76% 4.71% 4.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.85% 15.08% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 9
Median daily rate £345 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £298 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+15.27% +25.47%

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
226 199 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.22% 31.24% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 128 70
Median daily rate £355 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 58 (69.88%) Java
2 37 (44.58%) TDD
3 36 (43.37%) SQL
4 35 (42.17%) BDD
5 34 (40.96%) .NET
6 32 (38.55%) Web Services
7 31 (37.35%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
9 29 (34.94%) HTML
10 28 (33.73%) Test Automation
11 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
12 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
13 24 (28.92%) Selenium
13 24 (28.92%) Open Source
14 23 (27.71%) QA
15 21 (25.30%) Security Cleared
16 20 (24.10%) Ruby
16 20 (24.10%) Windows
16 20 (24.10%) C#
17 19 (22.89%) HP UFT
17 19 (22.89%) WATIR
17 19 (22.89%) Sahi
18 17 (20.48%) Cucumber
19 16 (19.28%) CSS
20 15 (18.07%) Oracle
20 15 (18.07%) Integration Testing
21 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
21 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET
21 14 (16.87%) Finance

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 (15.66%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (15.66%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.05%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.64%) nginx
4 7 (8.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (8.43%) SAS
5 5 (6.02%) Confluence
6 3 (3.61%) IIS
6 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.41%) Documentum
7 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.20%) CMS
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Foundation
8 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (2.41%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.25%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (9.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.41%) HBase
6 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (28.92%) Selenium
2 19 (22.89%) HP UFT
2 19 (22.89%) Sahi
2 19 (22.89%) WATIR
3 17 (20.48%) Cucumber
4 8 (9.64%) Eclipse
4 8 (9.64%) NetBeans
5 7 (8.43%) IntelliJ
5 7 (8.43%) JIRA
5 7 (8.43%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.02%) Hudson
7 5 (6.02%) Jasmine
7 5 (6.02%) Protractor
7 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
8 4 (4.82%) Log4j
8 4 (4.82%) Subversion
8 4 (4.82%) WebDriver
9 3 (3.61%) NMock
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) General Ledger
3 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Advertising
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Law
5 1 (1.20%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (38.55%) Developer
2 11 (13.25%) Analyst
3 8 (9.64%) .NET Developer
3 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (9.64%) Development Analyst
3 8 (9.64%) QA Engineer
3 8 (9.64%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Tester
6 5 (6.02%) Applications Developer
6 5 (6.02%) E-Business Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.02%) QA Tester
6 5 (6.02%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Senior Microsoft Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.96%) .NET
2 32 (38.55%) Web Services
3 29 (34.94%) HTML
4 16 (19.28%) CSS
5 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET
6 13 (15.66%) Node.js
7 11 (13.25%) AngularJS
7 11 (13.25%) JSON
8 10 (12.05%) jQuery
9 9 (10.84%) Spring
10 7 (8.43%) D3.js
10 7 (8.43%) SOAP
11 6 (7.23%) REST
11 6 (7.23%) RESTful
12 5 (6.02%) WSDL
13 4 (4.82%) JAX-RPC
13 4 (4.82%) XSL
13 4 (4.82%) XSLT
14 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
15 2 (2.41%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) Windows
2 11 (13.25%) Unix
3 10 (12.05%) Linux
4 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.61%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.41%) Solaris
6 1 (1.20%) AIX
6 1 (1.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.58%) TDD
2 35 (42.17%) BDD
3 31 (37.35%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (33.73%) Test Automation
6 24 (28.92%) Open Source
7 15 (18.07%) Integration Testing
8 13 (15.66%) Data Management
9 12 (14.46%) Software Engineering
9 12 (14.46%) Test Scripting
9 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
10 11 (13.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (13.25%) Scrum
11 10 (12.05%) Pair Programming
12 9 (10.84%) Extreme Programming
12 9 (10.84%) Microservices
12 9 (10.84%) Migration
12 9 (10.84%) Quality Management
12 9 (10.84%) SDLC
13 8 (9.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) Java
2 36 (43.37%) SQL
3 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
4 20 (24.10%) C#
4 20 (24.10%) Ruby
5 13 (15.66%) C
5 13 (15.66%) VB
6 11 (13.25%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.41%) ABAP
9 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.41%) Python
10 1 (1.20%) Perl
10 1 (1.20%) PHP
10 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.84%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.20%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (27.71%) QA
2 10 (12.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.61%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.07%) Oracle
3 4 (4.82%) HP
4 3 (3.61%) VMware
5 2 (2.41%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.41%) Pega
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) Borland
6 1 (1.20%) Google
6 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
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