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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 41 42 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Contract jobs citing XML 15 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.88% 1.51% 6.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.15% 5.93% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 10
Median daily rate £525 £300 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -9.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £201 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £352 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £31.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+26.19% +9.79%

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
184 135 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 35.38% 25.52% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 93 39
Median daily rate £365 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +4 14 £538 +79.16% 1
Doncaster - 1 £250 - 1
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (40.63%) JIRA
4 13 (40.63%) HTML
5 11 (34.38%) MySQL
5 11 (34.38%) Confluence
5 11 (34.38%) REST
6 10 (31.25%) CSS
6 10 (31.25%) Web Services
7 9 (28.13%) Scrum
7 9 (28.13%) TDD
7 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
8 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 8 (25.00%) SOAP
9 7 (21.88%) Linux
9 7 (21.88%) OOP
9 7 (21.88%) PHP
9 7 (21.88%) Python
9 7 (21.88%) Hadoop
9 7 (21.88%) HBase
10 6 (18.75%) PHP 5
10 6 (18.75%) WordPress
10 6 (18.75%) CMS
10 6 (18.75%) Content Management
10 6 (18.75%) Ajax
10 6 (18.75%) QA
10 6 (18.75%) Zend
10 6 (18.75%) XHTML

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (34.38%) Confluence
2 6 (18.75%) CMS
2 6 (18.75%) WordPress
3 5 (15.63%) Apache Spark
3 5 (15.63%) SAS
4 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.25%) Apache
5 2 (6.25%) IIS
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 3 (9.38%) Network Security
3 2 (6.25%) FCoE
3 2 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) Multicast
3 2 (6.25%) NAS
3 2 (6.25%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) Intranet
4 1 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) Hadoop
2 7 (21.88%) HBase
3 5 (15.63%) Apache Hive
3 5 (15.63%) Big Data
3 5 (15.63%) DataStage
4 4 (12.50%) Data Lake
5 3 (9.38%) Couchbase
5 3 (9.38%) Informix
5 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.25%) Pentaho
6 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (6.25%) Spark SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) JIRA
2 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Subversion
4 2 (6.25%) DbUnit
4 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) jMock
4 2 (6.25%) JUnit
4 2 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) Mockito
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (6.25%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Games
5 1 (3.13%) Billing
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Architect
3 7 (21.88%) PHP Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Big Data Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Data Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Web Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Java Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Digital Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Digital Technical Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Unix Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) ETL Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) HTML
2 11 (34.38%) REST
3 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 10 (31.25%) Web Services
4 8 (25.00%) SOAP
5 6 (18.75%) Ajax
5 6 (18.75%) XHTML
6 5 (15.63%) Java EE
6 5 (15.63%) WSDL
6 5 (15.63%) XSD
7 3 (9.38%) Dropwizard
7 3 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (9.38%) RESTful
8 2 (6.25%) Apache Camel
8 2 (6.25%) Apache Tez
8 2 (6.25%) J2EE
8 2 (6.25%) Middleware
8 2 (6.25%) PowerMock
8 2 (6.25%) Rendezvous
8 2 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Clustering
1 3 (9.38%) RIA
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Solaris
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Scrum
2 9 (28.13%) TDD
3 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (21.88%) OOP
5 6 (18.75%) Content Management
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
6 5 (15.63%) ETL
6 5 (15.63%) MapReduce
6 5 (15.63%) UML
7 4 (12.50%) BDD
7 4 (12.50%) High Availability
7 4 (12.50%) Open Source
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.38%) Load Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
9 2 (6.25%) Kanban
9 2 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) PHP
3 7 (21.88%) Python
4 6 (18.75%) PHP 5
5 3 (9.38%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) Go
6 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (6.25%) Scala
7 1 (3.13%) Apex Code
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) C#
7 1 (3.13%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) HDFS
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) KVM
2 2 (6.25%) NFS
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.25%) SRDF
2 2 (6.25%) Xen
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Plesk
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Zend
2 5 (15.63%) Ab Initio
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco
2 5 (15.63%) Informatica
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) F5
4 3 (9.38%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) DataSynapse
5 2 (6.25%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) Intel
5 2 (6.25%) NetApp
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) Sybase
5 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.13%) Adobe
6 1 (3.13%) Capita
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com