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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 55 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing XML 61 79 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.99% 3.86% 4.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.02% 13.28% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 50 52
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
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
676 595 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.14% 29.11% 32.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 362 412
Median daily rate £420 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 2 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 2 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 -19 44 £375 - 17
Halifax +9 6 £400 +23.07% 1
Bradford +11 2 £344 +2.61% 1
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 61 (46.21%) Java
2 46 (34.85%) SQL
3 45 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (30.30%) TDD
5 35 (26.52%) JUnit
6 33 (25.00%) JSON
7 31 (23.48%) JavaScript
8 30 (22.73%) Spring
9 29 (21.97%) .NET
10 27 (20.45%) HTML
11 26 (19.70%) C#
11 26 (19.70%) Oracle
12 23 (17.42%) SQL Server
12 23 (17.42%) PL/SQL
13 22 (16.67%) Web Services
14 20 (15.15%) SOA
14 20 (15.15%) RabbitMQ
15 19 (14.39%) IBM
15 19 (14.39%) JPA
16 18 (13.64%) HTTP
17 17 (12.88%) SOAP
17 17 (12.88%) Finance
17 17 (12.88%) RESTful
17 17 (12.88%) Hamcrest
17 17 (12.88%) WebSphere
17 17 (12.88%) Apache Camel
17 17 (12.88%) Spring Boot
18 16 (12.12%) Mockito
18 16 (12.12%) WebLogic
19 15 (11.36%) Windows

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 (12.88%) WebSphere
2 16 (12.12%) WebLogic
3 9 (6.82%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.06%) JBoss
5 7 (5.30%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (5.30%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (3.03%) SAS
7 4 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.27%) Node.js
9 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.52%) CMS
10 1 (0.76%) Apache
10 1 (0.76%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.76%) Jetty
10 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.76%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
3 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.76%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.76%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.76%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.64%) HTTP
2 2 (1.52%) LDAP
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.36%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 10 (7.58%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.82%) Hazelcast
5 9 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (5.30%) MySQL
6 7 (5.30%) RDBMS
6 7 (5.30%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.03%) DB2
10 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.52%) MS Access
10 2 (1.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 35 (26.52%) JUnit
2 17 (12.88%) Hamcrest
3 16 (12.12%) Mockito
4 11 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (7.58%) JDeveloper
5 10 (7.58%) Selenium
6 9 (6.82%) Maven
6 9 (6.82%) Visual Studio
7 7 (5.30%) JMeter
8 6 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (3.79%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.79%) Eclipse
9 5 (3.79%) Subversion
10 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
10 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.27%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.52%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.52%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (12.88%) Finance
2 5 (3.79%) Banking
2 5 (3.79%) Retail
3 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 96 (72.73%) Developer
2 37 (28.03%) Java Developer
3 13 (9.85%) Senior Developer
4 12 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 12 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 11 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.58%) Analyst
6 10 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.30%) Cassandra Developer
7 7 (5.30%) Middleware Developer
8 6 (4.55%) Applications Support
8 6 (4.55%) E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (4.55%) WebSphere Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Administrator
9 5 (3.79%) Consultant
9 5 (3.79%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (3.79%) Oracle Technical Consultant
9 5 (3.79%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (25.00%) JSON
2 30 (22.73%) Spring
3 29 (21.97%) .NET
4 27 (20.45%) HTML
5 22 (16.67%) Web Services
6 20 (15.15%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (14.39%) JPA
8 17 (12.88%) Apache Camel
8 17 (12.88%) RESTful
8 17 (12.88%) SOAP
8 17 (12.88%) Spring Boot
9 14 (10.61%) XSLT
10 12 (9.09%) Core Animation
10 12 (9.09%) CSS
11 11 (8.33%) Middleware
11 11 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
11 11 (8.33%) REST
12 9 (6.82%) Hibernate
12 9 (6.82%) J2EE
13 8 (6.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Data Structures
2 12 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 12 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.09%) Animation
2 12 (9.09%) Cryptography
2 12 (9.09%) iPad
2 12 (9.09%) iPhone
3 3 (2.27%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) DataPower
5 1 (0.76%) NHS
5 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.36%) Windows
2 14 (10.61%) Linux
3 12 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 10 (7.58%) Unix
5 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (30.30%) TDD
3 20 (15.15%) SOA
4 15 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (10.61%) Automated Testing
5 14 (10.61%) Software Engineering
6 13 (9.85%) Multithreading
7 12 (9.09%) Code Optimisation
7 12 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 12 (9.09%) Memory Management
7 12 (9.09%) MVC
8 10 (7.58%) BDD
8 10 (7.58%) Scrum
9 9 (6.82%) ITIL
10 8 (6.06%) Workflow
11 7 (5.30%) Change Management
11 7 (5.30%) ERP
11 7 (5.30%) Pair Programming
12 6 (4.55%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 61 (46.21%) Java
2 46 (34.85%) SQL
3 31 (23.48%) JavaScript
4 26 (19.70%) C#
5 23 (17.42%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.55%) PHP
7 6 (4.55%) Python
7 6 (4.55%) VB
7 6 (4.55%) VBA
7 6 (4.55%) XPath
8 5 (3.79%) Perl
8 5 (3.79%) Ruby
8 5 (3.79%) Scala
8 5 (3.79%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.27%) C++
10 2 (1.52%) C
10 2 (1.52%) COBOL
11 1 (0.76%) Groovy
11 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
1 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) ISEB
2 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.76%) PhD
2 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (0.76%) Nagios
1 1 (0.76%) Puppet
1 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (19.70%) Oracle
2 19 (14.39%) IBM
3 13 (9.85%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.09%) Apple
5 6 (4.55%) ATG
5 6 (4.55%) BEA
5 6 (4.55%) hybris
6 2 (1.52%) Adobe
7 1 (0.76%) Lotus
7 1 (0.76%) Netezza
7 1 (0.76%) Splunk
7 1 (0.76%) WorldPay
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £420 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Halifax
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago