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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 33 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing XML 38 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.31% 2.29% 7.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.90% 8.41% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 12
Average daily rate £363 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £521 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +4.90%
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
239 107 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 33.43% 27.23% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 77 56
Average daily rate £363 £325 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +27.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £457 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 36 £363 -3.33% 4
Sunderland +4 1 £288 -
XML
North East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 28 (38.89%) Oracle
2 28 (38.89%) Java
2 28 (38.89%) Web Services
3 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.56%) .NET
4 22 (30.56%) SQL
4 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
5 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
5 21 (29.17%) XSLT
5 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 20 (27.78%) WebLogic
6 20 (27.78%) C#
7 17 (23.61%) HTML
7 17 (23.61%) SOAP
7 17 (23.61%) Unix
8 16 (22.22%) CSS
8 16 (22.22%) MS Office
8 16 (22.22%) Spring
8 16 (22.22%) JSON
9 15 (20.83%) Visual Studio
10 14 (19.44%) Statistics
10 14 (19.44%) SC Cleared
11 13 (18.06%) CRM
11 13 (18.06%) Dynamics CRM
11 13 (18.06%) Scrum
12 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
12 12 (16.67%) SOA
12 12 (16.67%) J2EE
12 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 9 (12.50%) SAS
4 5 (6.94%) Documentum
5 3 (4.17%) IIS
6 2 (2.78%) CMS
7 1 (1.39%) JBoss
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.39%) BigMachines
3 1 (1.39%) Primavera
3 1 (1.39%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 12 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.72%) MySQL
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (5.56%) SQLite
6 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 10 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (9.72%) PVCS
4 6 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.33%) Subversion
5 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.78%) JMeter
6 2 (2.78%) JUnit
6 2 (2.78%) Maven
7 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.39%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.39%) JIRA
7 1 (1.39%) Selenium
7 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (63.89%) Developer
2 21 (29.17%) Analyst
3 20 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 10 (13.89%) CRM Developer
5 9 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.33%) SAS Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Documentum Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Consultant
9 4 (5.56%) Senior Microsoft Developer
9 4 (5.56%) SOA Consultant
10 3 (4.17%) Architect
10 3 (4.17%) Documentum Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.89%) Web Services
2 22 (30.56%) .NET
3 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET
3 21 (29.17%) XSLT
4 17 (23.61%) HTML
4 17 (23.61%) SOAP
5 16 (22.22%) CSS
5 16 (22.22%) JSON
5 16 (22.22%) Spring
6 12 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 12 (16.67%) J2EE
7 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 9 (12.50%) XSD
8 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 8 (11.11%) Hibernate
9 7 (9.72%) EJB
9 7 (9.72%) JPA
9 7 (9.72%) jQuery
10 6 (8.33%) Entity Framework
10 6 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Statistics
2 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) DataPower
3 1 (1.39%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Unix
2 12 (16.67%) Linux
3 7 (9.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.06%) CRM
2 13 (18.06%) Scrum
3 12 (16.67%) SOA
3 12 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 12 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 11 (15.28%) MVC
5 9 (12.50%) TDD
6 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.56%) DSDM
6 4 (5.56%) RUP
6 4 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (4.17%) UML
7 3 (4.17%) Web Development
8 2 (2.78%) BDD
8 2 (2.78%) OO
9 1 (1.39%) CAD
9 1 (1.39%) OOP
9 1 (1.39%) Project Management
9 1 (1.39%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 28 (38.89%) Java
3 22 (30.56%) SQL
4 20 (27.78%) C#
5 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.94%) XPath
7 4 (5.56%) Jython
8 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.78%) XQuery
9 1 (1.39%) C
9 1 (1.39%) C++
9 1 (1.39%) Scala
9 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 14 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) Degree
4 4 (5.56%) OCPJP
4 4 (5.56%) OCPJWCD
5 3 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.39%) ISEB
6 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Oracle
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) IBM
3 1 (1.39%) OpenText
3 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.39%) Siemens
3 1 (1.39%) Tableau
3 1 (1.39%) Vignette
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Rate: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 28 days ago