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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 38 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Contract jobs citing XML 14 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.81% 7.94% 4.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.14% 33.33% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 10
Average daily rate £275 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £212 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £474 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.30 £32.00 £30.01
% change year-on-year
+10.31% +6.64%
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
138 81 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.66% 23.82% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 46 38
Average daily rate £350 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -16 14 £275 -40.54% 1
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) SSL
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 6 (42.86%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) Internet
5 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Content Management
5 5 (35.71%) CMS
6 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 4 (28.57%) Extranet
6 4 (28.57%) Intranet
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) JMS
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) MS Access
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) CRUD
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 5 (35.71%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SSL
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 5 (35.71%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) Extranet
4 4 (28.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MS Access
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) GIS
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) JMS
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Content Management
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) CRUD
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Ektron
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
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