The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
England / North East
Rank 46 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 43 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.40% 3.36% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.19% 11.36% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 12
Median daily rate £350 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £298 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+20.63% +9.79%

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
283 264 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 28.94% 29.53% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 164 121
Median daily rate £370 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

XML
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in the North East

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

XML
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -20 26 £350 -1.75% 3
Durham - 14 £350 - 1
Northumberland - 1 - -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 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 North East region with a requirement for XML.

1 70 (59.32%) Java
2 52 (44.07%) SQL
3 50 (42.37%) JavaScript
4 47 (39.83%) Web Services
5 41 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (33.90%) TDD
6 40 (33.90%) .NET
7 37 (31.36%) BDD
8 36 (30.51%) SQL Server
9 35 (29.66%) HTML
9 35 (29.66%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (28.81%) CSS
11 31 (26.27%) JSON
12 30 (25.42%) Microsoft
13 29 (24.58%) C#
13 29 (24.58%) Test Automation
14 28 (23.73%) Security Cleared
15 27 (22.88%) Node.js
16 25 (21.19%) Open Source
16 25 (21.19%) Selenium
16 25 (21.19%) QA
17 21 (17.80%) Ruby
17 21 (17.80%) Oracle
17 21 (17.80%) Windows
18 20 (16.95%) HP UFT
18 20 (16.95%) WATIR
18 20 (16.95%) Sahi
19 18 (15.25%) jQuery
19 18 (15.25%) ASP.NET
19 18 (15.25%) VB

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 18 (15.25%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (12.71%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.47%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.78%) nginx
4 8 (6.78%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (5.93%) SAS
6 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.24%) Confluence
8 4 (3.39%) CMS
8 4 (3.39%) JBoss
8 4 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (2.54%) IIS
10 2 (1.69%) Documentum
10 2 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (0.85%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 12 (10.17%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (5.08%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (5.08%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (5.08%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.69%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.86%) Oracle Reports
3 13 (11.02%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.69%) HBase
9 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.85%) MySQL
9 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.85%) OrientDB
9 1 (0.85%) Redis
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (21.19%) Selenium
2 20 (16.95%) HP UFT
2 20 (16.95%) Sahi
2 20 (16.95%) WATIR
3 17 (14.41%) Cucumber
4 11 (9.32%) Subversion
5 10 (8.47%) Jenkins
6 8 (6.78%) Eclipse
6 8 (6.78%) Git (software)
6 8 (6.78%) NetBeans
6 8 (6.78%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (5.93%) IntelliJ
7 7 (5.93%) JIRA
8 6 (5.08%) Visual Studio
9 5 (4.24%) Hudson
9 5 (4.24%) Jasmine
9 5 (4.24%) Protractor
10 4 (3.39%) Maven
10 4 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (3.39%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (14.41%) Finance
2 13 (11.02%) Publishing
3 6 (5.08%) Advertising
3 6 (5.08%) General Ledger
4 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.69%) Banking
5 2 (1.69%) Games
5 2 (1.69%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (9.32%) Analyst
3 9 (7.63%) .NET Developer
3 9 (7.63%) Java Developer
4 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (6.78%) Development Analyst
4 8 (6.78%) E-Business Developer
4 8 (6.78%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (6.78%) QA Engineer
4 8 (6.78%) Software Engineer
4 8 (6.78%) Web Developer
5 7 (5.93%) Applications Developer
5 7 (5.93%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Developer
6 6 (5.08%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.08%) Tester
7 5 (4.24%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Lead Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Mobile Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (39.83%) Web Services
2 40 (33.90%) .NET
3 35 (29.66%) HTML
4 34 (28.81%) CSS
5 31 (26.27%) JSON
6 27 (22.88%) Node.js
7 18 (15.25%) ASP.NET
7 18 (15.25%) jQuery
8 13 (11.02%) AngularJS
8 13 (11.02%) React
9 11 (9.32%) SOAP
10 9 (7.63%) Spring
11 8 (6.78%) RESTful
12 7 (5.93%) D3.js
13 6 (5.08%) REST
13 6 (5.08%) XSLT
14 5 (4.24%) WSDL
14 5 (4.24%) XSL
15 4 (3.39%) Ajax
15 4 (3.39%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.32%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.78%) Linked Data
4 3 (2.54%) NHS
5 2 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.80%) Windows
2 12 (10.17%) Unix
3 10 (8.47%) Linux
4 9 (7.63%) Android
4 9 (7.63%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.54%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.54%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.54%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.69%) Solaris
7 1 (0.85%) AIX
7 1 (0.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (33.90%) TDD
3 37 (31.36%) BDD
4 35 (29.66%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (24.58%) Test Automation
6 25 (21.19%) Open Source
7 16 (13.56%) Integration Testing
7 16 (13.56%) Scrum
8 13 (11.02%) Data Management
8 13 (11.02%) Software Engineering
9 12 (10.17%) Test Scripting
9 12 (10.17%) Unit Testing
10 11 (9.32%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (9.32%) Web Development
11 10 (8.47%) Microservices
11 10 (8.47%) Pair Programming
11 10 (8.47%) SDLC
12 9 (7.63%) Extreme Programming
12 9 (7.63%) Migration
12 9 (7.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 70 (59.32%) Java
2 52 (44.07%) SQL
3 50 (42.37%) JavaScript
4 29 (24.58%) C#
5 21 (17.80%) Ruby
6 18 (15.25%) VB
7 15 (12.71%) C
8 13 (11.02%) PL/SQL
9 10 (8.47%) T-SQL
10 8 (6.78%) PHP
11 4 (3.39%) C++
11 4 (3.39%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.69%) ABAP
13 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.69%) Python
14 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.85%) Perl
14 1 (0.85%) VC++
14 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.86%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.69%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.19%) QA
2 10 (8.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.54%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 30 (25.42%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.80%) Oracle
3 4 (3.39%) HP
3 4 (3.39%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.54%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (2.54%) VMware
5 2 (1.69%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.69%) Pega
5 2 (1.69%) SAP
6 1 (0.85%) Borland
6 1 (0.85%) Google
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago