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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 53 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing XML 72 93 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.82% 4.09% 5.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.57% 12.32% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 50 46
Median daily rate £350 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £501 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.25 £40.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.87% +35.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £40.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £33.64 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.82% -1.05%
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
681 755 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.15% 33.17% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 498 328
Median daily rate £395 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Median hourly rate £13.25 £31.02 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.28% -37.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -3 47 £350 -4.10% 19
Halifax - 13 £338 - 4
Bradford -8 2 £325 -4.41% 1
Pudsey - 2 - -
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 51 (38.35%) HTML
2 50 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.59%) JSON
3 45 (33.83%) JavaScript
4 37 (27.82%) Java
5 32 (24.06%) CSS
6 31 (23.31%) SQL
6 31 (23.31%) .NET
7 30 (22.56%) TDD
8 29 (21.80%) C#
9 26 (19.55%) RESTful
10 23 (17.29%) SQL Server
11 22 (16.54%) SOAP
12 21 (15.79%) Unix
13 20 (15.04%) Apple iOS
14 19 (14.29%) Linux
15 18 (13.53%) Web Services
15 18 (13.53%) XSLT
15 18 (13.53%) Git (software)
16 17 (12.78%) AngularJS
16 17 (12.78%) Finance
16 17 (12.78%) Spring
16 17 (12.78%) Selenium
16 17 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (11.28%) .NET Framework
17 15 (11.28%) Oracle
18 13 (9.77%) SOA
18 13 (9.77%) Microsoft
18 13 (9.77%) Data Structures
18 13 (9.77%) WebDriver

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 10 (7.52%) SAS
1 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.02%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (6.02%) WordPress
3 7 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.01%) IIS
4 4 (3.01%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.26%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 2 (1.50%) Drupal
7 1 (0.75%) Apache
7 1 (0.75%) CMS
7 1 (0.75%) Confluence
7 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.75%) JBoss
7 1 (0.75%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) InfoPath
2 6 (4.51%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) GitHub
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.52%) HTTP
2 7 (5.26%) Internet
3 3 (2.26%) LDAP
4 1 (0.75%) DMZ
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.02%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.77%) MySQL
3 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.77%) SQLite
4 8 (6.02%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.76%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.01%) Hazelcast
6 4 (3.01%) MS Access
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.50%) DB2
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.75%) OLAP
9 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.78%) Selenium
3 13 (9.77%) WebDriver
4 12 (9.02%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.02%) JUnit
4 12 (9.02%) Maven
4 12 (9.02%) Visual Studio
5 10 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (6.77%) Cucumber
6 9 (6.77%) JIRA
7 7 (5.26%) Hamcrest
7 7 (5.26%) Mockito
8 6 (4.51%) Grunt
8 6 (4.51%) gulp
8 6 (4.51%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.01%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.26%) Hudson
10 3 (2.26%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.26%) Subversion
10 3 (2.26%) UltraEdit
General
1 17 (12.78%) Finance
2 8 (6.02%) Banking
3 6 (4.51%) Local Government
4 4 (3.01%) Retail
5 3 (2.26%) Games
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
6 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (62.41%) Developer
2 21 (15.79%) Analyst
3 17 (12.78%) Java Developer
4 12 (9.02%) Applications Developer
5 9 (6.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (6.77%) iOS Developer
5 9 (6.77%) Mobile Developer
5 9 (6.77%) Test Analyst
6 8 (6.02%) Technical Leader
6 8 (6.02%) WordPress Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.51%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.76%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.76%) SAS Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Angular Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (38.35%) HTML
2 50 (37.59%) JSON
3 32 (24.06%) CSS
4 31 (23.31%) .NET
5 26 (19.55%) RESTful
6 22 (16.54%) SOAP
7 18 (13.53%) Web Services
7 18 (13.53%) XSLT
8 17 (12.78%) AngularJS
8 17 (12.78%) Spring
9 15 (11.28%) .NET Framework
10 13 (9.77%) HTML5
10 13 (9.77%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (9.02%) REST
12 11 (8.27%) Apache Cordova
13 10 (7.52%) WSDL
13 10 (7.52%) XML Schema
14 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET
14 9 (6.77%) Core Animation
14 9 (6.77%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.77%) Data Structures
2 12 (9.02%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.77%) Algorithms
4 9 (6.77%) Animation
4 9 (6.77%) Cryptography
4 9 (6.77%) iPhone
5 8 (6.02%) N-Tier
6 7 (5.26%) Credit Risk
6 7 (5.26%) iPad
7 4 (3.01%) User Experience
8 2 (1.50%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.50%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.75%) DataPower
9 1 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.75%) NHS
9 1 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.79%) Unix
2 20 (15.04%) Apple iOS
3 19 (14.29%) Linux
4 12 (9.02%) Android
5 11 (8.27%) Windows
6 3 (2.26%) AIX
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (22.56%) TDD
3 17 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (9.77%) SOA
5 12 (9.02%) Automated Testing
6 11 (8.27%) Web Development
7 10 (7.52%) Multithreading
7 10 (7.52%) OO
7 10 (7.52%) Open Source
7 10 (7.52%) Scrum
7 10 (7.52%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.77%) Code Optimisation
8 9 (6.77%) iOS Development
8 9 (6.77%) Memory Management
8 9 (6.77%) Unit Testing
8 9 (6.77%) Workflow
9 8 (6.02%) Wireframes
10 7 (5.26%) BDD
10 7 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (33.83%) JavaScript
2 37 (27.82%) Java
3 31 (23.31%) SQL
4 29 (21.80%) C#
5 7 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.51%) PHP
7 4 (3.01%) Delphi
7 4 (3.01%) Python
7 4 (3.01%) Scala
7 4 (3.01%) VBA
8 3 (2.26%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.26%) Ruby
9 2 (1.50%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.50%) COBOL
9 2 (1.50%) VB
9 2 (1.50%) Visual J++
9 2 (1.50%) XPath
10 1 (0.75%) C++
10 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (4.51%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.76%) ISEB
2 5 (3.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.50%) Degree
3 2 (1.50%) MCITP
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) QA
2 5 (3.76%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.26%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) NDS
2 2 (1.50%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.02%) Puppet
2 3 (2.26%) OpenAM
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.75%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.75%) Nagios
4 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (11.28%) Oracle
2 13 (9.77%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.77%) Apple
3 9 (6.77%) Google
4 7 (5.26%) IBM
5 3 (2.26%) CA
5 3 (2.26%) Novell
5 3 (2.26%) Sun
5 3 (2.26%) Sybase
6 2 (1.50%) Netezza
6 2 (1.50%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.50%) Splunk
7 1 (0.75%) Avaloq
7 1 (0.75%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (0.75%) F5
7 1 (0.75%) Kony
7 1 (0.75%) Misys
7 1 (0.75%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.75%) SAP
7 1 (0.75%) SunGard
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