The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 36 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 5 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.43% 4.37% 4.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.95% 14.29% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 3
Average daily rate £195 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.13% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £286 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £415 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
84 105 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.00% 30.61% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 59 36
Average daily rate £290 £310 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £417 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -12 3 £195 -40.00% 6
Barnsley - - - -
Rotherham - - - - 1
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) Web Services
2 13 (54.17%) SOAP
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) HTML
4 9 (37.50%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) .NET
5 8 (33.33%) XSD
5 8 (33.33%) SOA
5 8 (33.33%) Project Management
6 7 (29.17%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) CSS
6 7 (29.17%) J2EE
6 7 (29.17%) JAX-WS
7 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (25.00%) REST
7 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (25.00%) JVM Tuning
7 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (25.00%) Scrum
7 6 (25.00%) Spring
7 6 (25.00%) MySQL
7 6 (25.00%) WML
7 6 (25.00%) JDBC
7 6 (25.00%) JSP
7 6 (25.00%) Servlets
7 6 (25.00%) Struts
7 6 (25.00%) XSL
7 6 (25.00%) JBoss

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) FTP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) MS Access
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Toad
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 5 (20.83%) Back Office
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) CRM Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Web Services
2 13 (54.17%) SOAP
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) .NET
4 8 (33.33%) XSD
5 7 (29.17%) CSS
5 7 (29.17%) J2EE
5 7 (29.17%) JAX-WS
6 6 (25.00%) REST
6 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 6 (25.00%) Spring
6 6 (25.00%) WML
6 6 (25.00%) JDBC
6 6 (25.00%) JSP
6 6 (25.00%) Servlets
6 6 (25.00%) Struts
6 6 (25.00%) XSL
6 6 (25.00%) XHTML
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
8 3 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Replication
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) Online Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Health Informatics
1 1 (4.17%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) SOA
1 8 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (25.00%) JVM Tuning
2 6 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.83%) CRM
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) CMMI
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) e-GIF
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.17%) Document Management
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) VBA
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) VBScript
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) HL7
2 1 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (4.17%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (4.17%) Control-M
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) JBoss
3 4 (16.67%) Lagan
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Sun
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) BMC
5 1 (4.17%) Veritas
5 1 (4.17%) Axway
5 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.17%) Ektron
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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