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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 57 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -11
Contract jobs citing XML 22 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.77% 2.82% 6.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% 15.38% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 17
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
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
253 65 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.86% 18.36% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 28 45
Average daily rate £355 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £396 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £32.50 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £35.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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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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 -38 12 £350 +7.69% 26
Durham - 8 £250 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 39 (76.47%) SQL
2 29 (56.86%) C#
3 27 (52.94%) Web Services
4 25 (49.02%) jQuery
5 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 22 (43.14%) .NET
6 22 (43.14%) UNIX
7 21 (41.18%) Java
7 21 (41.18%) Finance
8 19 (37.25%) REST
9 18 (35.29%) HTTP
10 17 (33.33%) Oracle
11 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
12 15 (29.41%) JSON
13 14 (27.45%) Spring
14 13 (25.49%) ITIL
14 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
15 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
15 12 (23.53%) SOAP
15 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
16 11 (21.57%) MySQL
16 11 (21.57%) PHP
16 11 (21.57%) T-SQL
16 11 (21.57%) OO
16 11 (21.57%) Oracle Forms
16 11 (21.57%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (21.57%) B2B
16 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
16 11 (21.57%) General Ledger
16 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
1 11 (21.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) InfoPath
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle Payables
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) HTTP
2 10 (19.61%) Extranet
3 1 (1.96%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 11 (21.57%) MySQL
3 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (19.61%) Subversion
2 10 (19.61%) Selenium
2 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.61%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Xcode
3 1 (1.96%) JUnit
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Front Office
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (17.65%) PHP Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Applications Support
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Support Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle Financials Developer
7 3 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Programmer
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Help Desk Technician
9 1 (1.96%) iOS Developer
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) Web Services
2 25 (49.02%) jQuery
3 22 (43.14%) .NET
4 19 (37.25%) REST
5 15 (29.41%) JSON
6 14 (27.45%) Spring
7 12 (23.53%) SOAP
7 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
8 10 (19.61%) MooTools
8 10 (19.61%) YAML
8 10 (19.61%) Symfony
9 7 (13.73%) WCF
10 6 (11.76%) WF
10 6 (11.76%) AppFabric
10 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.84%) HTML
11 4 (7.84%) CSS
12 2 (3.92%) XSL
12 2 (3.92%) Ajax
12 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) DTV
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) iPhone
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) UNIX
2 8 (15.69%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) HPUX
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) OO
2 11 (21.57%) B2B
2 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.57%) TDD
3 10 (19.61%) Scrum
3 10 (19.61%) Performance Testing
3 10 (19.61%) OOP
3 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (19.61%) BDD
4 7 (13.73%) Regression Testing
4 7 (13.73%) Workflow
5 6 (11.76%) Migration
5 6 (11.76%) Data Management
5 6 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.80%) Change Management
7 3 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) SQL
2 29 (56.86%) C#
3 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 21 (41.18%) Java
5 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
6 11 (21.57%) PHP
6 11 (21.57%) T-SQL
7 10 (19.61%) C++
7 10 (19.61%) Python
7 10 (19.61%) Ruby
7 10 (19.61%) PHP5
8 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.96%) VB
9 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 6 (11.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (3.92%) SAP
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