The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 20 50 31
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -19
Contract jobs citing XML 102 50 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.11% 3.31% 5.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.98% 14.01% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 25 57
Average daily rate
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£339 £314 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% +0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £345 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £34.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +7.93%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
464 357 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.80% 23.61% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 202 354
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +121.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
XML
Yorkshire

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 1 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

XML Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 August 2014. 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 +5 48 £319 +2.00% 24
Bradford +22 26 £338 -2.17% 2
Halifax +1 5 £363 - 8
Huddersfield +1 1 - - 3
Otley - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 2
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 75 (40.54%) SQL
2 63 (34.05%) Java
3 57 (30.81%) C#
3 57 (30.81%) HTML
4 49 (26.49%) Oracle
5 47 (25.41%) SQL Server
6 46 (24.86%) .NET
7 44 (23.78%) Web Services
8 43 (23.24%) JavaScript
9 39 (21.08%) CSS
10 31 (16.76%) REST
11 26 (14.05%) Finance
12 25 (13.51%) MVC
13 24 (12.97%) J2EE
13 24 (12.97%) WCF
14 23 (12.43%) Spring
14 23 (12.43%) PL/SQL
14 23 (12.43%) SOAP
15 22 (11.89%) XSLT
15 22 (11.89%) ASP.NET
15 22 (11.89%) SQL Server 2005
15 22 (11.89%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (11.35%) Software Engineering
16 21 (11.35%) Scrum
17 20 (10.81%) Hibernate
17 20 (10.81%) Linux
18 19 (10.27%) SOA
18 19 (10.27%) jQuery
18 19 (10.27%) JSON

XML
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 15 (8.11%) WebLogic
2 12 (6.49%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.32%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.24%) IIS
4 6 (3.24%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.70%) Jetty
5 5 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (2.16%) CMS
6 4 (2.16%) Apache
6 4 (2.16%) Confluence
7 2 (1.08%) SAS
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.54%) Node.js
8 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.54%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 8 (4.32%) MS Office
2 6 (3.24%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.70%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) Force.com
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.41%) HTTP
2 7 (3.78%) Firewall
3 6 (3.24%) SAN
3 6 (3.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.70%) NAS
4 5 (2.70%) Internet
4 5 (2.70%) LAN
4 5 (2.70%) WAN
4 5 (2.70%) SMTP
5 4 (2.16%) FTP
6 1 (0.54%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.54%) VPN
6 1 (0.54%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (25.41%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 22 (11.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (9.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (8.11%) Star Schema
6 13 (7.03%) MySQL
7 12 (6.49%) Oracle Database
8 9 (4.86%) Relational Database
9 8 (4.32%) SQLite
9 8 (4.32%) DB2
10 7 (3.78%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.62%) SQLPlus
13 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (9.73%) Maven
2 16 (8.65%) JUnit
3 13 (7.03%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (5.95%) Visual Studio
5 11 (5.95%) Subversion
6 8 (4.32%) JIRA
7 6 (3.24%) Ant
8 5 (2.70%) Selenium
9 3 (1.62%) Behat
9 3 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.62%) Xcode
10 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.08%) JMeter
11 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.54%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.54%) Hudson
11 1 (0.54%) WebSpeed
11 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 26 (14.05%) Finance
2 8 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.70%) Retail
4 4 (2.16%) Marketing
5 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 127 (68.65%) Developer
2 39 (21.08%) Java Developer
3 22 (11.89%) Analyst
4 18 (9.73%) .NET Developer
5 13 (7.03%) Test Analyst
5 13 (7.03%) SQL Developer
6 12 (6.49%) Architect
7 9 (4.86%) C# Developer
8 8 (4.32%) Business Analyst
8 8 (4.32%) Agile .NET Developer
9 7 (3.78%) Android Developer
9 7 (3.78%) iOS Developer
9 7 (3.78%) Tester
9 7 (3.78%) Consultant
9 7 (3.78%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (3.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (3.24%) Data Architect
10 6 (3.24%) Mobile Developer
11 5 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (2.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (30.81%) HTML
2 46 (24.86%) .NET
3 44 (23.78%) Web Services
4 39 (21.08%) CSS
5 31 (16.76%) REST
6 24 (12.97%) J2EE
6 24 (12.97%) WCF
7 23 (12.43%) Spring
7 23 (12.43%) SOAP
8 22 (11.89%) XSLT
8 22 (11.89%) ASP.NET
9 20 (10.81%) Hibernate
10 19 (10.27%) jQuery
10 19 (10.27%) JSON
11 18 (9.73%) Ajax
12 14 (7.57%) JSP
13 13 (7.03%) XHTML
14 12 (6.49%) RESTful
14 12 (6.49%) Struts
15 11 (5.95%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.16%) Graphic Design
2 4 (2.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.16%) iPhone
2 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.16%) iPad
3 2 (1.08%) Clustering
3 2 (1.08%) Statistics
3 2 (1.08%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.08%) GIS
4 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.54%) EPoS
4 1 (0.54%) NHS
4 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.81%) Linux
2 13 (7.03%) Windows
2 13 (7.03%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.95%) Android
4 8 (4.32%) UNIX
5 5 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.16%) Mac OS
6 4 (2.16%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.54%) AIX
7 1 (0.54%) HPUX
7 1 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.51%) MVC
2 21 (11.35%) Software Engineering
2 21 (11.35%) Scrum
3 19 (10.27%) SOA
4 18 (9.73%) OOP
5 17 (9.19%) Data Modelling
5 17 (9.19%) OO
6 16 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (6.49%) Performance Improvement
8 12 (6.49%) iOS Development
8 12 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (5.95%) Workflow
10 10 (5.41%) Android Development
11 9 (4.86%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (4.32%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.78%) BDD
13 7 (3.78%) E-Commerce
13 7 (3.78%) Migration
14 6 (3.24%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (40.54%) SQL
2 63 (34.05%) Java
3 57 (30.81%) C#
4 43 (23.24%) JavaScript
5 23 (12.43%) PL/SQL
6 14 (7.57%) PHP
7 10 (5.41%) Ruby
8 9 (4.86%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.32%) C++
9 8 (4.32%) Python
10 7 (3.78%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.78%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.16%) PHP5
11 4 (2.16%) XQuery
12 3 (1.62%) X++
13 2 (1.08%) C
13 2 (1.08%) VB
13 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.54%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.54%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (3.78%) Degree
2 5 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.62%) ISEB
4 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 5 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) AIFMD
System Software
1 5 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.70%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.54%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 49 (26.49%) Oracle
2 18 (9.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.32%) Perforce
4 5 (2.70%) Cisco
4 5 (2.70%) Siebel
5 4 (2.16%) Apple
5 4 (2.16%) Adobe
6 3 (1.62%) Facebook
6 3 (1.62%) Twitter
6 3 (1.62%) Google
7 2 (1.08%) Zend
7 2 (1.08%) JBoss
7 2 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.08%) IBM
8 1 (0.54%) Informatica
8 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.54%) SAP
8 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.54%) Progress
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