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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 17 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing XML 25 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.49% 4.26% 4.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.47% 18.82% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 13
Average daily rate
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£323 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £251 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £459 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.27 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.25% -20.00%
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 85 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.00% 22.61% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 57
Average daily rate £325 £290 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -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 3 March 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 3 March 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 10 £450 +20.00% 2
Doncaster 0 3 £340 +28.30%
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 29 (70.73%) Web Services
2 27 (65.85%) .NET
2 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
3 26 (63.41%) HTML
4 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
5 20 (48.78%) C#
5 20 (48.78%) SQL
6 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
6 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (41.46%) IIS
8 16 (39.02%) CSS
9 14 (34.15%) MVC
9 14 (34.15%) jQuery
10 13 (31.71%) Oracle
11 11 (26.83%) Scrum
11 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (26.83%) Unit Testing
11 11 (26.83%) .NET Framework
12 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (24.39%) Ajax
12 10 (24.39%) Java
13 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (21.95%) WCF
14 8 (19.51%) WPF
14 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (19.51%) TDD
14 8 (19.51%) Windows
14 8 (19.51%) Linux
14 8 (19.51%) SharePoint

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 17 (41.46%) IIS
2 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
3 7 (17.07%) WebSphere
4 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (12.20%) JBoss
5 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
5 4 (9.76%) CMS
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (7.32%) CMS400.NET
6 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (7.32%) Apache
7 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (4.88%) NetWeaver
7 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (4.88%) Jetty
7 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (2.44%) Drupal
8 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Magento
2 1 (2.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Firewall
2 6 (14.63%) HTTP
3 2 (4.88%) LAN
3 2 (4.88%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) FTP
3 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.88%) SAN
3 2 (4.88%) DMZ
3 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.88%) NAS
3 2 (4.88%) FCoE
3 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.88%) Multicast
4 1 (2.44%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
7 3 (7.32%) DB2
8 2 (4.88%) MS Access
8 2 (4.88%) MySQL
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.44%) HBase
9 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.76%) Maven
3 3 (7.32%) JUnit
3 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.32%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) Ant
5 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.44%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) TestNG
5 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.32%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Manual Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.44%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Web Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) Web Services
2 27 (65.85%) .NET
3 26 (63.41%) HTML
4 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
5 16 (39.02%) CSS
6 14 (34.15%) jQuery
7 11 (26.83%) .NET Framework
8 10 (24.39%) Ajax
9 9 (21.95%) WCF
10 8 (19.51%) WPF
10 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (12.20%) Middleware
11 5 (12.20%) REST
12 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
12 4 (9.76%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (9.76%) Spring
12 4 (9.76%) JMS
12 4 (9.76%) SOAP
13 3 (7.32%) Silverlight
13 3 (7.32%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Open Source
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.44%) Life Science
3 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Solaris
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) MVC
3 11 (26.83%) Scrum
3 11 (26.83%) Unit Testing
4 8 (19.51%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
6 5 (12.20%) OO
7 4 (9.76%) CRM
7 4 (9.76%) ITIL
7 4 (9.76%) SOA
7 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Web Development
8 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.88%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (4.88%) Benchmarking
8 2 (4.88%) UML
8 2 (4.88%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
2 20 (48.78%) C#
2 20 (48.78%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) Java
4 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 2 (4.88%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.44%) XQuery
7 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.44%) XAML
7 1 (2.44%) XPath
7 1 (2.44%) PHP5
7 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.88%) SRDF
1 2 (4.88%) KVM
1 2 (4.88%) NFS
1 2 (4.88%) Xen
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Intel
4 3 (7.32%) IBM
4 3 (7.32%) Ektron
5 2 (4.88%) EMC
5 2 (4.88%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) DataSynapse
5 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.88%) Software AG
5 2 (4.88%) NetApp
5 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) Sybase
6 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
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