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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 55 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -1
Contract jobs citing XML 15 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.41% 4.19% 7.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.70% 20.51% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 16
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£338 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -4.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.90%
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
224 39 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.96% 20.42% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 18 42
Average daily rate £373 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £355 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £13.11
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 21 October 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 21 October 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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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 13 £350 +7.69% 24
Sunderland -3 2 £325 -
Gateshead - - - - 5
XML
North East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 11 (50.00%) UNIX
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle
3 11 (50.00%) .NET
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) C#
5 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 7 (31.82%) PL/SQL
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 7 (31.82%) WCF
7 6 (27.27%) WF
7 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (27.27%) AppFabric
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (27.27%) Workflow
7 6 (27.27%) General Ledger
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (27.27%) HP
7 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (22.73%) Migration

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Applications Support
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Support Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Applications Support Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.55%) DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) WCF
4 6 (27.27%) WF
4 6 (27.27%) AppFabric
5 4 (18.18%) jQuery
6 3 (13.64%) HTML
6 3 (13.64%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.09%) REST
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (9.09%) Spring
7 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 1 (4.55%) JGroups
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.55%) HTML5
8 1 (4.55%) JSP
8 1 (4.55%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) UNIX
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Workflow
3 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 5 (22.73%) Data Management
3 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) SEO
5 1 (4.55%) UML
5 1 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) PL/SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) HP
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
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