The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 29 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing XML 25 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.86% 4.23% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.49% 19.44% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +19.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £322 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £431 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
122 72 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.74% 21.75% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 34 63
Average daily rate £325 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 5
Average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
XML
England

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -17 7 £412 +17.64% 28
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 27 (58.70%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (47.83%) Java
4 21 (45.65%) Oracle
5 19 (41.30%) C#
6 17 (36.96%) HTML
7 16 (34.78%) .NET
8 15 (32.61%) Finance
9 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 14 (30.43%) Subversion
9 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
10 13 (28.26%) UNIX
10 13 (28.26%) SharePoint
10 13 (28.26%) jQuery
11 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
11 12 (26.09%) Spring
12 11 (23.91%) CSS
12 11 (23.91%) Web Services
12 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (21.74%) PL/SQL
13 10 (21.74%) XSLT
13 10 (21.74%) JBoss
13 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
13 10 (21.74%) Adobe
13 10 (21.74%) Middleware
13 10 (21.74%) Maven
13 10 (21.74%) Mule
13 10 (21.74%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (21.74%) Scala

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (28.26%) SharePoint
2 10 (21.74%) Mule
3 9 (19.57%) LiveCycle
4 8 (17.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.17%) IIS
6 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) InfoPath
2 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle General Ledger
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle Payables
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) HTTP
2 8 (17.39%) Extranet
3 1 (2.17%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.70%) MySQL
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (4.35%) OLAP
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Subversion
1 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.74%) Maven
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (8.70%) PHPUnit
4 4 (8.70%) Selenium
5 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.52%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) General Ledger
3 3 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Applications Developer
3 8 (17.39%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Financials Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) DBA
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) HTML
2 16 (34.78%) .NET
3 13 (28.26%) jQuery
4 12 (26.09%) Spring
4 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
5 11 (23.91%) CSS
5 11 (23.91%) Web Services
6 10 (21.74%) XSLT
6 10 (21.74%) Middleware
6 10 (21.74%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (21.74%) Play Framework
7 9 (19.57%) REST
8 7 (15.22%) HTML5
9 6 (13.04%) JSON
10 5 (10.87%) SOAP
11 4 (8.70%) Ajax
11 4 (8.70%) MooTools
11 4 (8.70%) YAML
11 4 (8.70%) Symfony
12 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) NHS
2 2 (4.35%) DTV
2 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) UNIX
2 6 (13.04%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.39%) B2B
3 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
3 7 (15.22%) Migration
3 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
3 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
4 6 (13.04%) Data Management
4 6 (13.04%) ITIL
5 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) BDD
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 4 (8.70%) OOP
6 4 (8.70%) OO
6 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.70%) Workflow
6 4 (8.70%) Scrum
6 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (47.83%) Java
4 19 (41.30%) C#
5 10 (21.74%) PL/SQL
5 10 (21.74%) Scala
6 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.87%) C++
8 4 (8.70%) PHP
8 4 (8.70%) Python
8 4 (8.70%) Ruby
8 4 (8.70%) PHP5
9 3 (6.52%) MUMPS
10 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.17%) VBA
11 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) SLA
3 3 (6.52%) ISO 9000
3 3 (6.52%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Oracle
2 10 (21.74%) JBoss
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Adobe
2 10 (21.74%) WSO2
3 4 (8.70%) HP
3 4 (8.70%) SAP
4 3 (6.52%) InterSystems
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Apple
6 1 (2.17%) Lagan
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £85 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday