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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 31 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 18 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.75% 1.98% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.98% 7.07% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 11
Average daily rate
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£250 £195 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £179 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £379 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
106 99 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.08% 27.97% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 73 54
Average daily rate £330 £290 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £388 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 13
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 6 £450 +130.76% 6
Rotherham - 2 - - 1
Doncaster - 1 - - 2
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 32 (72.73%) Web Services
2 31 (70.45%) SQL Server
3 28 (63.64%) .NET
4 24 (54.55%) SQL
5 23 (52.27%) HTML
5 23 (52.27%) IIS
6 22 (50.00%) Oracle
7 19 (43.18%) JavaScript
8 16 (36.36%) SharePoint
8 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
9 15 (34.09%) C#
9 15 (34.09%) Windows
9 15 (34.09%) Linux
10 14 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (31.82%) Firewall
11 13 (29.55%) ITIL
11 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
11 13 (29.55%) CSS
12 12 (27.27%) JBoss
13 11 (25.00%) Java
14 10 (22.73%) jQuery
15 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
15 9 (20.45%) Scrum
15 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (18.18%) Ajax
16 8 (18.18%) MVC
16 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 23 (52.27%) IIS
2 16 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 14 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (27.27%) JBoss
5 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
6 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (6.82%) CMS400.NET
7 3 (6.82%) Apache
7 3 (6.82%) CMS
8 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (4.55%) NetWeaver
8 2 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (4.55%) Jetty
8 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
9 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) Firewall
2 6 (13.64%) HTTP
3 2 (4.55%) DMZ
3 2 (4.55%) LAN
3 2 (4.55%) WAN
3 2 (4.55%) FTP
3 2 (4.55%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) Multicast
3 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.55%) NAS
3 2 (4.55%) FCoE
3 2 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) SSL
4 1 (2.27%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (70.45%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.82%) DB2
8 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.27%) HBase
8 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.27%) MS Access
8 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.09%) Maven
3 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.82%) JUnit
3 3 (6.82%) Subversion
4 2 (4.55%) Ant
4 2 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (4.55%) Selenium
4 2 (4.55%) TestNG
4 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.27%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Applications Support
3 6 (13.64%) Migration Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Designer
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Manual Tester
6 2 (4.55%) DBA
6 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.55%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (72.73%) Web Services
2 28 (63.64%) .NET
3 23 (52.27%) HTML
4 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
4 13 (29.55%) CSS
5 10 (22.73%) jQuery
6 8 (18.18%) Ajax
6 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (11.36%) REST
8 5 (11.36%) WCF
8 5 (11.36%) WPF
8 5 (11.36%) Middleware
9 4 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (9.09%) Spring
9 4 (9.09%) SOAP
9 4 (9.09%) JMS
10 3 (6.82%) Apache CXF
10 3 (6.82%) WSDL
10 3 (6.82%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.82%) Open Source
2 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.27%) Life Science
3 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Windows
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) ITIL
3 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
3 9 (20.45%) Scrum
4 8 (18.18%) MVC
5 7 (15.91%) Migration
5 7 (15.91%) TDD
6 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.36%) OO
8 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Benchmarking
9 2 (4.55%) Content Management
9 2 (4.55%) UML
9 2 (4.55%) SOA
9 2 (4.55%) CRM
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.27%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) SQL
2 19 (43.18%) JavaScript
3 15 (34.09%) C#
4 11 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.55%) VBScript
7 1 (2.27%) XPath
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) XQuery
7 1 (2.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) NFS
1 2 (4.55%) Xen
1 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.55%) KVM
1 2 (4.55%) SRDF
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Oracle
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) Intel
4 3 (6.82%) Ektron
4 3 (6.82%) IBM
5 2 (4.55%) EMC
5 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 2 (4.55%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.55%) DataSynapse
5 2 (4.55%) SAP
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco
5 2 (4.55%) Software AG
5 2 (4.55%) NetApp
5 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.27%) Sybase
6 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago