The first table below looks at the demand for XML 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 XML over the 3 months to 24 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 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 28 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing XML 3 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.56% 8.28% 7.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 18.46% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Average daily rate
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£271 £330 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £312 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £364 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +9.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
66 65 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 34.38% 44.83% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 25 31
Average daily rate £300 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £343 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

XML
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 XML within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
York +3 2 £250 -31.03% 1
Knaresborough - - - -
Skipton - - - -
Thirsk - - - -
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (50.00%) Ajax
5 7 (50.00%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
7 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
7 5 (35.71%) C#
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle
9 3 (21.43%) jQuery
10 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
10 2 (14.29%) OLAP
10 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (14.29%) ITIL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (14.29%) OLAP
4 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modeller
5 1 (7.14%) Perl Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) Ajax
4 7 (50.00%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) Lucene
6 1 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (7.14%) Java EE
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
6 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.14%) XSD
6 1 (7.14%) XSLT
6 1 (7.14%) JSP
6 1 (7.14%) Struts
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (7.14%) Struts2
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) MVVM
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
4 5 (35.71%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle