The first table below looks at the demand for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Programming Languages category for the North Yorkshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XAML 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.90% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £323
% change year-on-year
+16.50% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.50 -
Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
137 79 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 59.31% 42.25% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 37 38
Average daily rate £300 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £218 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £428 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £42.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
XAML
Yorkshire

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XAML across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

XAML Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

XAML
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
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Average Daily Rate
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XAML
Yorkshire

XAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing XAML 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 XAML.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 18 (94.74%) WCF
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
3 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
3 17 (89.47%) WPF
4 15 (78.95%) Visual Studio
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
6 7 (36.84%) LINQ
6 7 (36.84%) CMS
6 7 (36.84%) Scrum
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
6 7 (36.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (31.58%) MVVM
7 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
8 5 (26.32%) Content Management
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
8 5 (26.32%) HTTP
8 5 (26.32%) MVC
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
10 3 (15.79%) OO
10 3 (15.79%) TDD
11 2 (10.53%) NUnit
11 2 (10.53%) Subversion
11 2 (10.53%) Maven
11 2 (10.53%) MS Excel

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing XAML 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 XAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Visual Studio
2 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (10.53%) Hudson
3 2 (10.53%) NUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 15 (78.95%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 18 (94.74%) WCF
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
3 17 (89.47%) WPF
4 7 (36.84%) LINQ
4 7 (36.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) SOAP
8 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) New Media
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) MVVM
4 5 (26.32%) Content Management
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft