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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 64 51 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -20
Contract jobs citing XML 59 72 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.90% 3.43% 5.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.32% 13.46% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 46 43
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +400.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £36.23 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% -9.43%
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
709 535 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.84% 25.50% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 380 333
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £288 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £13.85 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.37% +207.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -13 39 £380 +1.33% 13
Halifax +6 8 £388 +29.16% 4
Bingley 0 3 £400 -
Bradford +3 1 £363 -3.33% 6
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 58 (47.54%) Java
2 37 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (27.87%) JSON
4 33 (27.05%) TDD
5 32 (26.23%) HTML
6 31 (25.41%) SQL
7 28 (22.95%) JavaScript
8 24 (19.67%) Spring
9 21 (17.21%) .NET
9 21 (17.21%) Oracle
9 21 (17.21%) JUnit
9 21 (17.21%) CSS
9 21 (17.21%) SOA
10 20 (16.39%) Web Services
11 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
12 18 (14.75%) C#
12 18 (14.75%) RESTful
13 17 (13.93%) Linux
13 17 (13.93%) Finance
14 16 (13.11%) Windows
15 15 (12.30%) PL/SQL
15 15 (12.30%) SOAP
15 15 (12.30%) IBM
15 15 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (12.30%) Software Engineering
15 15 (12.30%) WebSphere
15 15 (12.30%) Data Structures
16 14 (11.48%) RabbitMQ
16 14 (11.48%) Automated Testing
17 13 (10.66%) JPA

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 15 (12.30%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.84%) WebLogic
3 8 (6.56%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.74%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (5.74%) SAS
5 6 (4.92%) WordPress
6 3 (2.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.46%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.64%) Drupal
7 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.82%) CMS
8 1 (0.82%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.82%) IIS
8 1 (0.82%) JBoss
8 1 (0.82%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.64%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.82%) MS Office
5 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.82%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) HTTP
2 3 (2.46%) Internet
3 1 (0.82%) DMZ
3 1 (0.82%) Firewall
3 1 (0.82%) LDAP
3 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (6.56%) MySQL
2 8 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.74%) Hazelcast
3 7 (5.74%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.10%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.46%) DB2
8 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.82%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (17.21%) JUnit
2 12 (9.84%) Hamcrest
3 11 (9.02%) Mockito
4 10 (8.20%) JDeveloper
5 9 (7.38%) Maven
6 7 (5.74%) Selenium
7 6 (4.92%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.92%) Git (software)
7 6 (4.92%) Subversion
8 5 (4.10%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.10%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.10%) JIRA
8 5 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.28%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.28%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.46%) UltraEdit
11 2 (1.64%) Ant
11 2 (1.64%) Hudson
11 2 (1.64%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (13.93%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.82%) Games
4 1 (0.82%) Local Government
4 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 87 (71.31%) Developer
2 28 (22.95%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.66%) Analyst
4 12 (9.84%) iOS Developer
5 10 (8.20%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.56%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (5.74%) Middleware Developer
8 6 (4.92%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.92%) WordPress Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Administrator
9 5 (4.10%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.10%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Cassandra Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.87%) JSON
2 32 (26.23%) HTML
3 24 (19.67%) Spring
4 21 (17.21%) .NET
4 21 (17.21%) CSS
5 20 (16.39%) Web Services
6 18 (14.75%) RESTful
7 15 (12.30%) SOAP
8 14 (11.48%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (10.66%) JPA
9 13 (10.66%) REST
9 13 (10.66%) XSLT
10 12 (9.84%) Core Animation
10 12 (9.84%) Spring Boot
11 11 (9.02%) Middleware
11 11 (9.02%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (8.20%) Apache Camel
12 10 (8.20%) HTML5
13 8 (6.56%) Hibernate
14 7 (5.74%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Data Structures
2 13 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.84%) Algorithms
3 12 (9.84%) Animation
3 12 (9.84%) Cryptography
3 12 (9.84%) iPad
3 12 (9.84%) iPhone
4 7 (5.74%) Virtual Team
5 5 (4.10%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.64%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.82%) DataPower
8 1 (0.82%) NHS
8 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.93%) Linux
2 16 (13.11%) Windows
3 13 (10.66%) Apple iOS
4 12 (9.84%) Unix
5 1 (0.82%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.05%) TDD
3 21 (17.21%) SOA
4 15 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (12.30%) Software Engineering
5 14 (11.48%) Automated Testing
6 12 (9.84%) Code Optimisation
6 12 (9.84%) iOS Development
6 12 (9.84%) Memory Management
6 12 (9.84%) Multithreading
7 9 (7.38%) BDD
7 9 (7.38%) ITIL
7 9 (7.38%) Scrum
8 8 (6.56%) Open Source
8 8 (6.56%) Web Development
9 7 (5.74%) ERP
10 6 (4.92%) Change Management
10 6 (4.92%) OO
11 5 (4.10%) Pair Programming
11 5 (4.10%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 58 (47.54%) Java
2 31 (25.41%) SQL
3 28 (22.95%) JavaScript
4 18 (14.75%) C#
5 15 (12.30%) PL/SQL
6 9 (7.38%) PHP
7 7 (5.74%) Python
8 6 (4.92%) XPath
9 5 (4.10%) Perl
9 5 (4.10%) Ruby
9 5 (4.10%) VB
9 5 (4.10%) VBA
10 4 (3.28%) Scala
10 4 (3.28%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.46%) C++
11 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.64%) C
12 2 (1.64%) COBOL
13 1 (0.82%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (3.28%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.64%) ISEB
2 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) Degree
3 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (0.82%) Nagios
1 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (0.82%) Puppet
1 1 (0.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (17.21%) Oracle
2 15 (12.30%) IBM
3 12 (9.84%) Apple
4 10 (8.20%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.10%) Google
6 1 (0.82%) F5
6 1 (0.82%) Lotus
6 1 (0.82%) Netezza
6 1 (0.82%) Perforce
6 1 (0.82%) Splunk
6 1 (0.82%) WorldPay
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