The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 15 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing XML 26 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.05% 5.31% 3.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.77% 23.46% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 11
Average daily rate
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£340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £493 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £27.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -26.02%
XML
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 81 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.84% 22.63% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 55
Average daily rate £340 £290 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £375 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
Sheffield +3 15 £431 +4.54% 3
Doncaster +4 3 £340 +28.30%
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 25 (73.53%) HTML
2 23 (67.65%) Web Services
3 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 21 (61.76%) .NET
4 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
5 19 (55.88%) C#
6 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
6 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (47.06%) CSS
8 14 (41.18%) SQL
8 14 (41.18%) MVC
8 14 (41.18%) jQuery
9 13 (38.24%) IIS
10 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
11 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (32.35%) .NET Framework
11 11 (32.35%) Scrum
12 10 (29.41%) Ajax
13 9 (26.47%) Oracle
13 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (23.53%) WPF
14 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (23.53%) TDD
15 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
15 7 (20.59%) Java
15 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
15 7 (20.59%) WCF

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 13 (38.24%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.76%) CMS
4 3 (8.82%) JBoss
4 3 (8.82%) Apache
4 3 (8.82%) CMS400.NET
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (5.88%) Jetty
5 2 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.94%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.94%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
2 2 (5.88%) NAS
2 2 (5.88%) FCoE
2 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.88%) Multicast
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) DMZ
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) SSL
3 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.88%) MS Access
7 2 (5.88%) MySQL
7 2 (5.88%) DB2
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.94%) HBase
8 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 3 (8.82%) JUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.88%) Ant
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) TestNG
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) .NET Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Designer
4 2 (5.88%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Manual Tester
4 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (5.88%) Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (2.94%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.94%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) HTML
2 23 (67.65%) Web Services
3 21 (61.76%) .NET
4 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 16 (47.06%) CSS
6 14 (41.18%) jQuery
7 11 (32.35%) .NET Framework
8 10 (29.41%) Ajax
9 8 (23.53%) WPF
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (20.59%) WCF
11 4 (11.76%) Middleware
12 3 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (8.82%) J2EE
12 3 (8.82%) XML Schema
12 3 (8.82%) JAXB
12 3 (8.82%) JMS
12 3 (8.82%) RESTful
12 3 (8.82%) Apache CXF
12 3 (8.82%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Open Source
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) MVC
3 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 11 (32.35%) Scrum
5 8 (23.53%) TDD
6 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
7 5 (14.71%) OO
8 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.76%) CRM
9 3 (8.82%) SOA
9 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (5.88%) Web Development
10 2 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (5.88%) UML
10 2 (5.88%) Content Management
10 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (5.88%) Migration
10 2 (5.88%) Benchmarking
11 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 19 (55.88%) C#
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
4 7 (20.59%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.88%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) XAML
7 1 (2.94%) XPath
7 1 (2.94%) VBScript
7 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.94%) XQuery
7 1 (2.94%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.88%) Xen
1 2 (5.88%) SRDF
1 2 (5.88%) KVM
1 2 (5.88%) NFS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Intel
3 3 (8.82%) Ektron
4 2 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 2 (5.88%) EMC
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) DataSynapse
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) NetApp
4 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.94%) Software AG
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Sybase
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