The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 32 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing XML 16 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.76% 4.85% 3.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.21% 27.78% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 9
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£350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £322 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.10% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +18.64%
XML
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
131 36 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.75% 17.48% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 19 40
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £87.50 £11.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+695.45% -16.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Tyne and Wear region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Tyne and Wear region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

XML
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 14 £350 - 12
Sunderland - - - -
Gateshead - - - - 1
XML
North East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) Oracle
3 13 (50.00%) .NET
3 13 (50.00%) ITIL
4 11 (42.31%) Windows
5 10 (38.46%) UNIX
5 10 (38.46%) C#
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
7 7 (26.92%) WCF
7 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
8 6 (23.08%) AppFabric
8 6 (23.08%) WF
8 6 (23.08%) Finance
8 6 (23.08%) Migration
8 6 (23.08%) Data Management
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
9 5 (19.23%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) Change Management
9 5 (19.23%) HP
9 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (15.38%) Workflow

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (11.54%) Mule
3 3 (11.54%) LiveCycle
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.69%) OLAP
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) Maven
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) General Ledger
3 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Applications Support
3 4 (15.38%) Applications Support Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Support Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Technician
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.85%) OBIEE Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 7 (26.92%) WCF
4 6 (23.08%) WF
4 6 (23.08%) AppFabric
5 5 (19.23%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) Spring
7 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
7 3 (11.54%) jQuery
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (11.54%) XSLT
7 3 (11.54%) Middleware
7 3 (11.54%) HTML5
7 3 (11.54%) Play Framework
8 2 (7.69%) REST
8 2 (7.69%) SOAP
8 2 (7.69%) JSON
9 1 (3.85%) Ajax
9 1 (3.85%) JGroups
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) NHS
2 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) HPUX
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
2 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
3 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 6 (23.08%) Data Management
4 5 (19.23%) Change Management
4 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Service Management
7 2 (7.69%) Balanced Scorecard
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.85%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) MUMPS
5 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.54%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) HL7
2 3 (11.54%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) InterSystems
4 3 (11.54%) Adobe
4 3 (11.54%) JBoss
4 3 (11.54%) WSO2
5 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) Apple
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