The table below looks at the statistics for XAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XAML over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
Rank - 124 101
Contract jobs citing XAML 0 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.039% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.11% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - -
XAML
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1128 874 921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.82% 34.07% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 585 577
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 12
Average hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +50.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £33.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £43.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

XAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XAML across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XAML Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

XAML
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XAML across the Yorkshire region.

XAML Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XAML
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing XAML 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 XAML.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Ninject
1 2 (100.00%) Caliburn.Micro
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

XAML
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing XAML 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 XAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Caliburn.Micro
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Ninject
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#