The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 64 55 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -27
Contract jobs citing XML 64 68 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.15% 3.42% 5.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.45% 11.99% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 47 53
Median daily rate £389 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £284 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £410 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £61.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +0.94%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
677 567 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.32% 28.52% 31.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 378 400
Median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Yorkshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leeds -12 42 £388 +3.33% 17
Halifax +13 10 £375 +15.38% 3
Bingley -1 3 £400 -
Bradford +7 1 £363 +2.11% 2
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 64 (50.00%) Java
2 44 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (32.81%) TDD
4 39 (30.47%) SQL
5 36 (28.13%) JSON
6 31 (24.22%) Spring
7 30 (23.44%) JUnit
8 27 (21.09%) .NET
8 27 (21.09%) JavaScript
9 23 (17.97%) HTML
9 23 (17.97%) Oracle
10 22 (17.19%) Web Services
11 21 (16.41%) SOA
11 21 (16.41%) SQL Server
11 21 (16.41%) C#
12 20 (15.63%) Finance
12 20 (15.63%) RabbitMQ
13 19 (14.84%) JPA
14 18 (14.06%) PL/SQL
14 18 (14.06%) Windows
15 17 (13.28%) IBM
15 17 (13.28%) RESTful
15 17 (13.28%) WebSphere
15 17 (13.28%) Hamcrest
15 17 (13.28%) Apache Camel
15 17 (13.28%) Spring Boot
16 16 (12.50%) SOAP
17 15 (11.72%) Software Engineering
17 15 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (11.72%) Data Structures

XML
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 17 (13.28%) WebSphere
2 13 (10.16%) WebLogic
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (5.47%) SAS
3 7 (5.47%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.34%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.56%) JBoss
6 2 (1.56%) Node.js
6 2 (1.56%) WordPress
7 1 (0.78%) Apache
7 1 (0.78%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.78%) IIS
7 1 (0.78%) Jetty
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.56%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.78%) MS Office
5 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) IaaS
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.94%) HTTP
2 3 (2.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) DMZ
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) LDAP
3 1 (0.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.41%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.72%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (7.81%) NoSQL
4 9 (7.03%) Hazelcast
4 9 (7.03%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (6.25%) MySQL
6 7 (5.47%) RDBMS
6 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.13%) DB2
9 4 (3.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (1.56%) MS Access
10 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (23.44%) JUnit
2 17 (13.28%) Hamcrest
3 15 (11.72%) Mockito
4 10 (7.81%) JDeveloper
4 10 (7.81%) Maven
5 8 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.69%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.69%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.69%) Selenium
6 6 (4.69%) Subversion
7 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.13%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.34%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.34%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.34%) UltraEdit
10 2 (1.56%) Ant
10 2 (1.56%) JMeter
10 2 (1.56%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (15.63%) Finance
2 8 (6.25%) Banking
3 6 (4.69%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 94 (73.44%) Developer
2 37 (28.91%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.16%) Analyst
3 13 (10.16%) Senior Developer
4 12 (9.38%) iOS Developer
5 10 (7.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (7.03%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.47%) Cassandra Developer
8 7 (5.47%) Middleware Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.91%) Administrator
10 5 (3.91%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.91%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.13%) Java Programmer
11 4 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.13%) Programmer
12 3 (2.34%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.13%) JSON
2 31 (24.22%) Spring
3 27 (21.09%) .NET
4 23 (17.97%) HTML
5 22 (17.19%) Web Services
6 20 (15.63%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (14.84%) JPA
8 17 (13.28%) Apache Camel
8 17 (13.28%) RESTful
8 17 (13.28%) Spring Boot
9 16 (12.50%) SOAP
10 14 (10.94%) CSS
11 12 (9.38%) Core Animation
11 12 (9.38%) REST
12 11 (8.59%) Middleware
12 11 (8.59%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (7.81%) Hibernate
13 10 (7.81%) XSLT
14 8 (6.25%) WCF
14 8 (6.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Data Structures
2 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.38%) Algorithms
3 12 (9.38%) Animation
3 12 (9.38%) Cryptography
3 12 (9.38%) iPad
3 12 (9.38%) iPhone
4 5 (3.91%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) DataPower
6 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) NHS
6 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.06%) Windows
2 14 (10.94%) Linux
3 12 (9.38%) Apple iOS
4 11 (8.59%) Unix
5 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.81%) TDD
3 21 (16.41%) SOA
4 15 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (11.72%) Software Engineering
5 14 (10.94%) Automated Testing
6 12 (9.38%) BDD
6 12 (9.38%) Code Optimisation
6 12 (9.38%) iOS Development
6 12 (9.38%) Memory Management
6 12 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 12 (9.38%) Scrum
7 9 (7.03%) ITIL
8 8 (6.25%) Web Development
9 7 (5.47%) Change Management
9 7 (5.47%) ERP
9 7 (5.47%) MVC
9 7 (5.47%) Pair Programming
10 6 (4.69%) OO
11 5 (3.91%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 64 (50.00%) Java
2 39 (30.47%) SQL
3 27 (21.09%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.41%) C#
5 18 (14.06%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.47%) PHP
7 6 (4.69%) Python
7 6 (4.69%) VB
7 6 (4.69%) VBA
7 6 (4.69%) XPath
8 5 (3.91%) Perl
8 5 (3.91%) Ruby
8 5 (3.91%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.13%) Scala
9 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.34%) C++
11 2 (1.56%) C
11 2 (1.56%) COBOL
12 1 (0.78%) LotusScript
12 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.34%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Degree
3 1 (0.78%) ISEB
3 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) QA
2 3 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (0.78%) Nagios
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (0.78%) Puppet
1 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (17.97%) Oracle
2 17 (13.28%) IBM
3 13 (10.16%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.38%) Apple
5 1 (0.78%) ATG
5 1 (0.78%) BEA
5 1 (0.78%) F5
5 1 (0.78%) hybris
5 1 (0.78%) Lotus
5 1 (0.78%) Netezza
5 1 (0.78%) Splunk
5 1 (0.78%) WorldPay
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago