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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 66 55 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -26
Contract jobs citing XML 59 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.95% 2.47% 4.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.80% 9.27% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 13
Median daily rate £425 £374 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.71% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £338 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £413 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +4.32%
XML
England

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
298 248 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.95% 26.58% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 148 74
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.36% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -12 55 £425 +14.09% 11
Teesside - 1 £283 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 North East region with a requirement for XML.

1 48 (55.81%) SQL
2 32 (37.21%) .NET
3 29 (33.72%) JavaScript
4 28 (32.56%) Oracle
5 25 (29.07%) Web Services
6 24 (27.91%) Finance
6 24 (27.91%) Migration
7 23 (26.74%) Java
7 23 (26.74%) C#
8 22 (25.58%) Oracle Reports
8 22 (25.58%) Oracle EBS
9 21 (24.42%) PL/SQL
9 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
9 21 (24.42%) Visual Studio
9 21 (24.42%) Unix
9 21 (24.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 20 (23.26%) Oracle EBS R12
10 20 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (20.93%) Workflow
11 18 (20.93%) Regression Testing
11 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
11 18 (20.93%) JSON
12 17 (19.77%) Oracle General Ledger
12 17 (19.77%) Oracle Payables
12 17 (19.77%) Oracle Receivables
12 17 (19.77%) HP
12 17 (19.77%) General Ledger
12 17 (19.77%) Oracle Applications
13 16 (18.60%) Oracle Workflow

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 16 (18.60%) Oracle Workflow
2 12 (13.95%) IIS
3 10 (11.63%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.81%) JBoss
5 4 (4.65%) CMS
5 4 (4.65%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.16%) Mule
7 1 (1.16%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (25.58%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (23.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (19.77%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (19.77%) Oracle General Ledger
3 17 (19.77%) Oracle Payables
3 17 (19.77%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (8.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (5.81%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.16%) BigMachines
6 1 (1.16%) Primavera
6 1 (1.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) SSL
1 10 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.47%) DNS
3 4 (4.65%) Internet
4 1 (1.16%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.58%) Oracle Reports
2 21 (24.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.33%) Big Data
7 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.33%) OLAP
7 2 (2.33%) OLTP
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (24.42%) Visual Studio
2 20 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (18.60%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (9.30%) Subversion
5 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.81%) Maven
6 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.16%) MSI
8 1 (1.16%) NMock
8 1 (1.16%) StarTeam
8 1 (1.16%) WiX
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 17 (19.77%) General Ledger
3 5 (5.81%) Law
4 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (63.95%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) Oracle Developer
3 16 (18.60%) .NET Developer
3 16 (18.60%) E-Business Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Oracle Financials Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.30%) SharePoint Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Applications Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.49%) SharePoint Specialist
9 3 (3.49%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (37.21%) .NET
2 25 (29.07%) Web Services
3 18 (20.93%) JSON
4 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET
4 13 (15.12%) SOAP
5 10 (11.63%) .NET Framework
5 10 (11.63%) HTML
6 9 (10.47%) CSS
6 9 (10.47%) jQuery
7 8 (9.30%) RESTful
8 7 (8.14%) ADO.NET
9 6 (6.98%) XSLT
10 5 (5.81%) EJB
10 5 (5.81%) EJB 3.0
10 5 (5.81%) JPA
10 5 (5.81%) REST
10 5 (5.81%) XHTML
11 4 (4.65%) Ajax
12 3 (3.49%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (3.49%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.16%) DataPower
2 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.42%) Unix
2 5 (5.81%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) AIX
3 2 (2.33%) HPUX
3 2 (2.33%) Solaris
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) Migration
2 20 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.93%) Regression Testing
3 18 (20.93%) Workflow
4 13 (15.12%) Configuration Management
4 13 (15.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (11.63%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.47%) BDD
7 9 (10.47%) OO
7 9 (10.47%) Scrum
7 9 (10.47%) TDD
8 7 (8.14%) CRM
8 7 (8.14%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.14%) Web Development
9 6 (6.98%) SOA
9 6 (6.98%) Test Scripting
10 5 (5.81%) Test Automation
11 4 (4.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) SQL
2 29 (33.72%) JavaScript
3 23 (26.74%) C#
3 23 (26.74%) Java
4 21 (24.42%) PL/SQL
5 11 (12.79%) T-SQL
6 10 (11.63%) PowerShell
6 10 (11.63%) VB
7 9 (10.47%) VB.NET
8 7 (8.14%) Ruby
9 6 (6.98%) Python
10 2 (2.33%) Perl
10 2 (2.33%) PHP
11 1 (1.16%) C
11 1 (1.16%) C++
11 1 (1.16%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.12%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.95%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (11.63%) MCSD
4 10 (11.63%) MCSE
4 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.16%) Degree
5 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.16%) HL7
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (32.56%) Oracle
2 17 (19.77%) HP
3 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.33%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.33%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.33%) VMware
6 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.16%) Siemens
6 1 (1.16%) Tableau
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