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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 51 23 50
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +27
Contract jobs citing XML 75 106 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.45% 6.26% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.38% 21.63% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 55 23
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£375 £338 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £282 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £423 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+372.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £33.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.85% -3.64%
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
606 490 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.89% 28.93% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 315 210
Average daily rate £335 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -68.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -18 55 £375 +17.64% 32
Bradford -17 7 £400 +18.51% 7
Halifax -2 2 - - 1
Wakefield - 1 £288 -
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (48.05%) SQL
2 71 (46.10%) Java
3 59 (38.31%) JavaScript
4 56 (36.36%) HTML
5 52 (33.77%) Web Services
6 51 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (27.92%) .NET
8 42 (27.27%) CSS
9 33 (21.43%) TDD
10 32 (20.78%) Oracle
11 30 (19.48%) SQL Server
12 29 (18.83%) Finance
13 27 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (16.88%) Windows
15 25 (16.23%) ASP.NET
16 24 (15.58%) BDD
17 23 (14.94%) NoSQL
17 23 (14.94%) PHP
18 22 (14.29%) Project Management
18 22 (14.29%) Test Automation
18 22 (14.29%) Open Source
19 21 (13.64%) QA
19 21 (13.64%) MongoDB
19 21 (13.64%) C#
19 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
20 19 (12.34%) RESTful
20 19 (12.34%) jQuery
21 18 (11.69%) ITIL
22 17 (11.04%) SOA
22 17 (11.04%) IBM

XML
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (10.39%) WebSphere
2 15 (9.74%) IIS
3 12 (7.79%) SAS
4 10 (6.49%) Tomcat
5 9 (5.84%) CMS
5 9 (5.84%) Apache
6 7 (4.55%) JBoss
7 5 (3.25%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.25%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.25%) Confluence
8 4 (2.60%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.60%) Moodle
9 3 (1.95%) CICS
9 3 (1.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.95%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.95%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (1.95%) Node.js
9 3 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.30%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (6.49%) MS Office
2 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.60%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.30%) SPSS
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.49%) Internet
2 7 (4.55%) Firewall
3 6 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.90%) LDAP
4 4 (2.60%) HTTP
5 3 (1.95%) SSL
5 3 (1.95%) Intranet
6 1 (0.65%) Extranet
6 1 (0.65%) SNMP
6 1 (0.65%) FTP
6 1 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.94%) NoSQL
3 21 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 14 (9.09%) MySQL
5 11 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 11 (7.14%) OLAP
5 11 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.84%) DB2
7 8 (5.19%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (3.25%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.60%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.95%) Adabas
11 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.30%) DataStage
12 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.30%) MOLAP
12 2 (1.30%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (9.09%) JUnit
1 14 (9.09%) Selenium
2 12 (7.79%) Eclipse
3 10 (6.49%) HP UFT
4 8 (5.19%) JMeter
4 8 (5.19%) Sahi
4 8 (5.19%) Cucumber
4 8 (5.19%) WATIR
5 7 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.90%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.25%) JIRA
8 3 (1.95%) Subversion
8 3 (1.95%) AccuRev
8 3 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.30%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.65%) QUnit
10 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
General
1 29 (18.83%) Finance
2 6 (3.90%) Retail
3 2 (1.30%) Marketing
3 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.30%) Games
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (48.70%) Developer
2 23 (14.94%) Analyst
3 17 (11.04%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.39%) Test Analyst
5 13 (8.44%) Consultant
6 10 (6.49%) PHP Developer
7 8 (5.19%) QA Analyst
7 8 (5.19%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (5.19%) Architect
8 6 (3.90%) DBA
8 6 (3.90%) Support Consultant
8 6 (3.90%) QA Test Analyst
8 6 (3.90%) Designer
9 5 (3.25%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (3.25%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.25%) Technical Support Consultant
9 5 (3.25%) Technical Support
9 5 (3.25%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.60%) Project Manager
10 4 (2.60%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (36.36%) HTML
2 52 (33.77%) Web Services
3 43 (27.92%) .NET
4 42 (27.27%) CSS
5 25 (16.23%) ASP.NET
6 19 (12.34%) jQuery
6 19 (12.34%) RESTful
7 15 (9.74%) J2EE
7 15 (9.74%) XSLT
8 14 (9.09%) Hibernate
9 13 (8.44%) Spring
9 13 (8.44%) Ajax
9 13 (8.44%) SOAP
10 12 (7.79%) REST
10 12 (7.79%) JSON
11 11 (7.14%) JSP
11 11 (7.14%) WSDL
12 10 (6.49%) XSD
12 10 (6.49%) HTML5
13 9 (5.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.60%) Video Editing
2 4 (2.60%) Data Integration
2 4 (2.60%) NHS
2 4 (2.60%) W3C
2 4 (2.60%) Mainframe
2 4 (2.60%) E-Learning
3 3 (1.95%) Thin Client
3 3 (1.95%) Fat Client
3 3 (1.95%) APACS
3 3 (1.95%) Social Media
3 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.30%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.30%) Mobile Games
4 2 (1.30%) Replication
4 2 (1.30%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.88%) Windows
2 14 (9.09%) UNIX
3 12 (7.79%) Linux
4 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.55%) AIX
6 5 (3.25%) Android
7 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.95%) Solaris
9 1 (0.65%) HPUX
9 1 (0.65%) CentOS
9 1 (0.65%) zOS
9 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.43%) TDD
3 27 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (15.58%) BDD
5 22 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 22 (14.29%) Open Source
5 22 (14.29%) Project Management
6 18 (11.69%) ITIL
7 17 (11.04%) SOA
8 14 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (8.44%) PRINCE2
9 13 (8.44%) MVC
9 13 (8.44%) Analytics
10 12 (7.79%) Scrum
11 10 (6.49%) Software Engineering
11 10 (6.49%) UML
12 9 (5.84%) OO
12 9 (5.84%) SDLC
12 9 (5.84%) Agile Project Management
13 8 (5.19%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (48.05%) SQL
2 71 (46.10%) Java
3 59 (38.31%) JavaScript
4 23 (14.94%) PHP
5 21 (13.64%) C#
6 14 (9.09%) Ruby
7 11 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 11 (7.14%) Python
8 9 (5.84%) PL/SQL
8 9 (5.84%) Perl
9 7 (4.55%) C++
10 6 (3.90%) VB
10 6 (3.90%) C
11 4 (2.60%) VBA
11 4 (2.60%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.95%) JCL
12 3 (1.95%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.95%) LotusScript
12 3 (1.95%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.95%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.60%) ISEB
1 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (1.95%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.95%) Degree
3 2 (1.30%) CISSP
3 2 (1.30%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.64%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.65%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.65%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.65%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.65%) OpenIDM
2 1 (0.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.65%) SCOM
2 1 (0.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (20.78%) Oracle
2 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 17 (11.04%) IBM
4 12 (7.79%) VMware
5 6 (3.90%) Lotus
5 6 (3.90%) HP
6 4 (2.60%) BEA
6 4 (2.60%) ATG
6 4 (2.60%) Zend
6 4 (2.60%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.60%) hybris
7 3 (1.95%) Netezza
7 3 (1.95%) Novell
7 3 (1.95%) Adobe
7 3 (1.95%) Sun
7 3 (1.95%) Sybase
7 3 (1.95%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.95%) SAP
8 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.30%) Splunk
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Resource Partners Ltd
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 10 days ago