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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 61 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing XML 48 54 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.57% 3.42% 4.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.84% 12.22% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 36
Average daily rate
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£340 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £383 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £4.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +412.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
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
488 442 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.11% 27.99% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 259 232
Average daily rate £350 £300 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -16.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.50 £5.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £20.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 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 -15 24 £330 +7.31% 30
Bradford -13 10 £425 +30.76% 7
Halifax - 5 £350 - 5
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Castleford - - - - 1
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 55 (40.74%) SQL
2 47 (34.81%) C#
3 45 (33.33%) .NET
3 45 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 45 (33.33%) Web Services
4 42 (31.11%) HTML
5 41 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (27.41%) JavaScript
7 35 (25.93%) Java
8 33 (24.44%) CSS
9 30 (22.22%) Oracle
10 28 (20.74%) MVC
11 27 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 26 (19.26%) SOA
13 24 (17.78%) WCF
14 23 (17.04%) JSON
15 21 (15.56%) Data Modelling
16 19 (14.07%) J2EE
17 18 (13.33%) jQuery
17 18 (13.33%) Unit Testing
17 18 (13.33%) RESTful
17 18 (13.33%) Apple iOS
18 17 (12.59%) Finance
19 16 (11.85%) Software Engineering
19 16 (11.85%) Android
19 16 (11.85%) XSLT
19 16 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (11.85%) Microsoft
19 16 (11.85%) REST
19 16 (11.85%) iOS Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (5.93%) CMS
1 8 (5.93%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.19%) Apache
3 6 (4.44%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.96%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (2.96%) Oracle BPEL
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.22%) SAS
5 3 (2.22%) JBoss
6 2 (1.48%) Confluence
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.48%) IIS
6 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.48%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.74%) Drupal
7 1 (0.74%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (0.74%) Node.js
7 1 (0.74%) Liferay
7 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.44%) HTTP
2 5 (3.70%) Firewall
3 3 (2.22%) PuTTY
4 2 (1.48%) LDAP
4 2 (1.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.74%) SSH
5 1 (0.74%) RNC
5 1 (0.74%) 3G
5 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.74%) 2G
5 1 (0.74%) GPRS
5 1 (0.74%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.74%) HSPA
5 1 (0.74%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (10.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (9.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (8.89%) SQLite
6 11 (8.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (7.41%) DB2
7 10 (7.41%) Star Schema
8 9 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 7 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (5.19%) Oracle Database
9 7 (5.19%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.96%) Pentaho
11 4 (2.96%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.96%) MySQL
11 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.96%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (2.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.41%) JUnit
3 8 (5.93%) JMeter
4 7 (5.19%) JIRA
4 7 (5.19%) Xcode
5 6 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.44%) Subversion
5 6 (4.44%) Selenium
6 5 (3.70%) Maven
7 4 (2.96%) QUnit
7 4 (2.96%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.48%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.48%) Toad
8 2 (1.48%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.48%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.74%) NUnit
9 1 (0.74%) Ranorex
General
1 17 (12.59%) Finance
2 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.48%) Law
3 1 (0.74%) Marketing
3 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (69.63%) Developer
2 24 (17.78%) .NET Developer
3 20 (14.81%) Analyst
4 16 (11.85%) Java Developer
4 16 (11.85%) Web Developer
5 13 (9.63%) Architect
6 12 (8.89%) C# Developer
7 11 (8.15%) .NET Web Developer
7 11 (8.15%) Mobile Developer
8 10 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (7.41%) Test Analyst
8 10 (7.41%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
9 9 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.93%) Business Analyst
10 8 (5.93%) SQL Developer
11 7 (5.19%) Data Architect
11 7 (5.19%) iOS Developer
12 6 (4.44%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (33.33%) .NET
1 45 (33.33%) Web Services
2 42 (31.11%) HTML
3 33 (24.44%) CSS
4 27 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 24 (17.78%) WCF
6 23 (17.04%) JSON
7 19 (14.07%) J2EE
8 18 (13.33%) jQuery
8 18 (13.33%) RESTful
9 16 (11.85%) XSLT
9 16 (11.85%) REST
10 13 (9.63%) Hibernate
11 12 (8.89%) SOAP
12 11 (8.15%) Ajax
12 11 (8.15%) XHTML
13 10 (7.41%) JPA
14 9 (6.67%) Spring
15 6 (4.44%) AngularJS
15 6 (4.44%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.37%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.96%) iPad
3 4 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.96%) Smartcard
3 4 (2.96%) PKI
3 4 (2.96%) iPhone
4 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.22%) GIS
5 2 (1.48%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.48%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.48%) User Experience
5 2 (1.48%) NHS
5 2 (1.48%) IVR
5 2 (1.48%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.48%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.74%) Online Games
6 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.74%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.74%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 16 (11.85%) Android
3 11 (8.15%) UNIX
4 6 (4.44%) Windows
5 5 (3.70%) Linux
6 4 (2.96%) CentOS
7 2 (1.48%) AIX
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.74%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.74%) MVC
3 26 (19.26%) SOA
4 21 (15.56%) Data Modelling
5 18 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 16 (11.85%) Software Engineering
6 16 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (11.85%) iOS Development
7 13 (9.63%) Android Development
7 13 (9.63%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.93%) Performance Improvement
10 8 (5.93%) UML
10 8 (5.93%) Workflow
11 7 (5.19%) TDD
11 7 (5.19%) Data Management
11 7 (5.19%) Scrum
11 7 (5.19%) Data Security
11 7 (5.19%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 55 (40.74%) SQL
2 47 (34.81%) C#
3 37 (27.41%) JavaScript
4 35 (25.93%) Java
5 9 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.19%) Objective-C
7 6 (4.44%) PHP
8 5 (3.70%) Python
9 4 (2.96%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.96%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.22%) VBA
11 2 (1.48%) BeanShell
11 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.74%) PHP5
12 1 (0.74%) Ruby
12 1 (0.74%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.74%) VB
12 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.74%) ABAP
12 1 (0.74%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (5.19%) ISEB
2 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) MCTS
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) OpenIDM
2 2 (1.48%) Puppet
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.74%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.74%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (22.22%) Oracle
2 16 (11.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.70%) IBM
3 5 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.96%) Splunk
4 4 (2.96%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.96%) Cisco
5 3 (2.22%) SAP
6 2 (1.48%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.48%) Sybase
6 2 (1.48%) Sun
6 2 (1.48%) HP
6 2 (1.48%) Adobe
6 2 (1.48%) Novell
6 2 (1.48%) Apple
6 2 (1.48%) ATG
7 1 (0.74%) RedDot
7 1 (0.74%) BEA
7 1 (0.74%) Informatica
7 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago