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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 53 29 59
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +30
Contract jobs citing XML 73 92 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.45% 5.26% 3.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.49% 17.20% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 44 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £335 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £251 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £420 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.23 £39.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.58% +13.21%
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
541 535 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.56% 30.57% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 347 221
Average daily rate £330 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.00 £43.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Leeds -22 52 £375 +14.50% 36
Bradford -20 8 £375 +10.29% 7
Halifax -3 3 £300 -10.44% 5
Wakefield - 1 £288 -
Bingley - 1 - -
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 74 (49.66%) SQL
2 71 (47.65%) Java
3 61 (40.94%) JavaScript
4 58 (38.93%) HTML
5 54 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (35.57%) .NET
6 53 (35.57%) Web Services
7 49 (32.89%) CSS
8 38 (25.50%) C#
9 37 (24.83%) ASP.NET
10 34 (22.82%) TDD
11 32 (21.48%) Oracle
12 29 (19.46%) SQL Server
13 28 (18.79%) Finance
14 26 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (16.78%) MVC
16 24 (16.11%) jQuery
16 24 (16.11%) BDD
17 23 (15.44%) QA
18 22 (14.77%) NoSQL
19 21 (14.09%) Test Automation
19 21 (14.09%) Project Management
20 20 (13.42%) Microsoft
20 20 (13.42%) Windows
20 20 (13.42%) Open Source
20 20 (13.42%) MongoDB
21 19 (12.75%) XSLT
21 19 (12.75%) SOA
22 18 (12.08%) PHP
22 18 (12.08%) RESTful

XML
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 13 (8.72%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.05%) SAS
3 9 (6.04%) Apache
4 8 (5.37%) IIS
5 7 (4.70%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.70%) CMS
6 5 (3.36%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.36%) Moodle
6 5 (3.36%) Confluence
7 4 (2.68%) JBoss
7 4 (2.68%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.01%) CICS
8 3 (2.01%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.01%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.01%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.01%) Node.js
8 3 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 9 (6.04%) MS Office
2 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.36%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.34%) SPSS
5 1 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.70%) LDAP
2 5 (3.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.01%) Internet
3 3 (2.01%) Firewall
4 2 (1.34%) SSL
4 2 (1.34%) Intranet
5 1 (0.67%) FTP
5 1 (0.67%) HTTP
5 1 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.46%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.77%) NoSQL
3 20 (13.42%) MongoDB
4 15 (10.07%) MySQL
5 11 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (6.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (6.71%) OLAP
6 10 (6.71%) Oracle Database
7 9 (6.04%) DB2
8 7 (4.70%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (4.70%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.68%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.68%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.01%) Adabas
10 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.34%) MOLAP
11 2 (1.34%) SQLite
11 2 (1.34%) ROLAP
11 2 (1.34%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (8.05%) Selenium
2 11 (7.38%) Eclipse
2 11 (7.38%) JUnit
3 10 (6.71%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.71%) HP UFT
4 9 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (5.37%) Sahi
5 8 (5.37%) Cucumber
5 8 (5.37%) WATIR
6 6 (4.03%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.36%) JIRA
7 5 (3.36%) JMeter
8 3 (2.01%) AccuRev
8 3 (2.01%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.34%) Subversion
9 2 (1.34%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.34%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.67%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.67%) QUnit
10 1 (0.67%) Jasmine
General
1 28 (18.79%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Retail
3 2 (1.34%) Games
3 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.34%) Marketing
4 1 (0.67%) Banking
4 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (51.68%) Developer
2 26 (17.45%) Analyst
3 19 (12.75%) Test Analyst
4 15 (10.07%) Java Developer
5 13 (8.72%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.04%) QA Analyst
7 8 (5.37%) C# Developer
7 8 (5.37%) Web Developer
8 7 (4.70%) Architect
8 7 (4.70%) PHP Developer
8 7 (4.70%) Designer
8 7 (4.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.03%) QA Test Analyst
9 6 (4.03%) DBA
10 5 (3.36%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (3.36%) Web Designer
10 5 (3.36%) SOA Developer
11 4 (2.68%) Mobile Developer
11 4 (2.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.68%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (38.93%) HTML
2 53 (35.57%) .NET
2 53 (35.57%) Web Services
3 49 (32.89%) CSS
4 37 (24.83%) ASP.NET
5 24 (16.11%) jQuery
6 19 (12.75%) XSLT
7 18 (12.08%) RESTful
8 14 (9.40%) SOAP
8 14 (9.40%) Hibernate
9 13 (8.72%) Spring
9 13 (8.72%) Ajax
9 13 (8.72%) WCF
10 12 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (8.05%) XSD
11 11 (7.38%) JSP
11 11 (7.38%) J2EE
11 11 (7.38%) .NET Framework
12 10 (6.71%) REST
13 9 (6.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.03%) W3C
3 5 (3.36%) E-Learning
3 5 (3.36%) Video Editing
4 4 (2.68%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.68%) NHS
4 4 (2.68%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.01%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.01%) APACS
5 3 (2.01%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.01%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.34%) User Experience
6 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.34%) DataPower
6 2 (1.34%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.34%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.34%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.42%) Windows
2 11 (7.38%) UNIX
2 11 (7.38%) Linux
3 7 (4.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.70%) AIX
3 7 (4.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.36%) Android
5 4 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.34%) Solaris
7 1 (0.67%) HPUX
7 1 (0.67%) CentOS
7 1 (0.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.82%) TDD
3 26 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (16.78%) MVC
5 24 (16.11%) BDD
6 21 (14.09%) Test Automation
6 21 (14.09%) Project Management
7 20 (13.42%) Open Source
8 19 (12.75%) SOA
9 15 (10.07%) Software Engineering
10 14 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (8.72%) PRINCE2
11 13 (8.72%) Analytics
12 12 (8.05%) SDLC
12 12 (8.05%) UML
12 12 (8.05%) Scrum
13 10 (6.71%) ITIL
14 9 (6.04%) OOP
14 9 (6.04%) Agile Project Management
15 8 (5.37%) OO
Programming Languages
1 74 (49.66%) SQL
2 71 (47.65%) Java
3 61 (40.94%) JavaScript
4 38 (25.50%) C#
5 18 (12.08%) PHP
6 16 (10.74%) T-SQL
7 14 (9.40%) Ruby
8 11 (7.38%) Python
9 9 (6.04%) Perl
10 8 (5.37%) PL/SQL
11 6 (4.03%) C++
12 5 (3.36%) C
13 4 (2.68%) XPath
14 3 (2.01%) JCL
14 3 (2.01%) Objective-C
14 3 (2.01%) LotusScript
14 3 (2.01%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.01%) COBOL
14 3 (2.01%) VB
14 3 (2.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (3.36%) ISEB
2 4 (2.68%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.68%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (2.01%) Degree
4 2 (1.34%) CISSP
4 2 (1.34%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.44%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.67%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 32 (21.48%) Oracle
2 20 (13.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.72%) IBM
4 5 (3.36%) HP
4 5 (3.36%) Lotus
4 5 (3.36%) Zend
5 4 (2.68%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.68%) VMware
6 3 (2.01%) Novell
6 3 (2.01%) Adobe
6 3 (2.01%) Sun
6 3 (2.01%) Sybase
6 3 (2.01%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.01%) SAP
7 2 (1.34%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.34%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.34%) Netezza
7 2 (1.34%) Splunk
7 2 (1.34%) Imperva
8 1 (0.67%) hybris
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