The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 60 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing XML 91 105 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.17% 3.65% 4.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.04% 12.88% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 71 63
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
906 815 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.56% 28.37% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 505 537
Median daily rate £400 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Median hourly rate £10.20 £40.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.50% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Yorkshire region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 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
West Yorkshire -7 63 £375 +3.44% 21
North Yorkshire +8 13 £350 -12.50% 6
South Yorkshire -16 10 £525 +110.00% 3
East Yorkshire +2 2 £450 +87.50% 3
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 85 (46.96%) Java
2 78 (43.09%) SQL
3 69 (38.12%) JavaScript
4 61 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (29.28%) HTML
6 48 (26.52%) JSON
7 46 (25.41%) .NET
8 42 (23.20%) SQL Server
9 41 (22.65%) C#
9 41 (22.65%) TDD
10 38 (20.99%) JUnit
10 38 (20.99%) Oracle
11 36 (19.89%) Spring
12 35 (19.34%) Web Services
13 31 (17.13%) CSS
14 29 (16.02%) PL/SQL
15 27 (14.92%) Linux
15 27 (14.92%) RESTful
16 25 (13.81%) SOA
17 24 (13.26%) Windows
18 23 (12.71%) ASP.NET
18 23 (12.71%) IBM
18 23 (12.71%) jQuery
19 22 (12.15%) MVC
19 22 (12.15%) Finance
20 21 (11.60%) Microsoft
20 21 (11.60%) JPA
21 20 (11.05%) RabbitMQ
21 20 (11.05%) HTTP
21 20 (11.05%) SOAP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in 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 19 (10.50%) WebSphere
2 15 (8.29%) WebLogic
3 14 (7.73%) CMS
4 11 (6.08%) IIS
4 11 (6.08%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.87%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (3.87%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.31%) JBoss
6 6 (3.31%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (2.21%) Apache
7 4 (2.21%) SAS
7 4 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.66%) Node.js
9 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.55%) Jetty
10 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.66%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.10%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.55%) MS Office
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.87%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (3.31%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (3.31%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (3.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.55%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.55%) GitHub
3 1 (0.55%) IaaS
3 1 (0.55%) PaaS
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.05%) HTTP
2 8 (4.42%) SSL
3 6 (3.31%) DNS
3 6 (3.31%) Internet
4 4 (2.21%) Extranet
4 4 (2.21%) Intranet
5 2 (1.10%) FCoE
5 2 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.10%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.10%) LAN
5 2 (1.10%) LDAP
5 2 (1.10%) Multicast
5 2 (1.10%) NAS
5 2 (1.10%) SAN
5 2 (1.10%) WAN
6 1 (0.55%) SMS
6 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (23.20%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (7.73%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.18%) Oracle Database
4 13 (7.18%) RDBMS
5 12 (6.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (6.08%) NoSQL
7 9 (4.97%) Hazelcast
7 9 (4.97%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.87%) MySQL
10 6 (3.31%) DB2
10 6 (3.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.66%) MS Access
13 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (20.99%) JUnit
2 19 (10.50%) Mockito
3 17 (9.39%) Hamcrest
4 13 (7.18%) Maven
4 13 (7.18%) Selenium
5 11 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (5.52%) JDeveloper
6 10 (5.52%) Visual Studio
7 9 (4.97%) Cucumber
8 8 (4.42%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (3.87%) Subversion
10 6 (3.31%) Git (software)
10 6 (3.31%) WebDriver
11 5 (2.76%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.76%) JMeter
12 4 (2.21%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.21%) JIRA
13 3 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.66%) FitNesse
13 3 (1.66%) jMock
General
1 22 (12.15%) Finance
2 6 (3.31%) Banking
3 5 (2.76%) Retail
4 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Back Office
5 1 (0.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 131 (72.38%) Developer
2 48 (26.52%) Java Developer
3 22 (12.15%) C# Developer
4 17 (9.39%) .NET Developer
4 17 (9.39%) Senior Developer
5 15 (8.29%) Web Developer
6 13 (7.18%) Analyst
6 13 (7.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (7.18%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (6.63%) iOS Developer
8 11 (6.08%) SQL Developer
9 7 (3.87%) Architect
9 7 (3.87%) C# Web Developer
9 7 (3.87%) Cassandra Developer
9 7 (3.87%) Consultant
9 7 (3.87%) Linux Developer
9 7 (3.87%) Middleware Developer
9 7 (3.87%) PHP Developer
10 6 (3.31%) Administrator
10 6 (3.31%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (29.28%) HTML
2 48 (26.52%) JSON
3 46 (25.41%) .NET
4 36 (19.89%) Spring
5 35 (19.34%) Web Services
6 31 (17.13%) CSS
7 27 (14.92%) RESTful
8 23 (12.71%) ASP.NET
8 23 (12.71%) jQuery
9 21 (11.60%) JPA
10 20 (11.05%) RabbitMQ
10 20 (11.05%) SOAP
11 19 (10.50%) Apache Camel
12 18 (9.94%) XSLT
13 17 (9.39%) Spring Boot
14 16 (8.84%) Middleware
15 15 (8.29%) AngularJS
16 13 (7.18%) .NET Framework
16 13 (7.18%) REST
17 12 (6.63%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.29%) Data Structures
2 14 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.63%) Algorithms
3 12 (6.63%) Animation
3 12 (6.63%) Cryptography
3 12 (6.63%) iPad
3 12 (6.63%) iPhone
4 4 (2.21%) User Experience
5 3 (1.66%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.66%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.10%) DataPower
6 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.55%) NHS
7 1 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.55%) Social Media
7 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.92%) Linux
2 24 (13.26%) Windows
3 13 (7.18%) Apple iOS
4 12 (6.63%) Unix
5 3 (1.66%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.10%) Solaris
7 1 (0.55%) Android
7 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.65%) TDD
3 25 (13.81%) SOA
4 22 (12.15%) MVC
5 18 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (9.94%) Web Development
6 16 (8.84%) Scrum
7 14 (7.73%) Automated Testing
7 14 (7.73%) OO
7 14 (7.73%) Software Engineering
8 13 (7.18%) Multithreading
8 13 (7.18%) SDLC
9 12 (6.63%) Code Optimisation
9 12 (6.63%) iOS Development
9 12 (6.63%) Memory Management
10 11 (6.08%) ITIL
11 10 (5.52%) BDD
11 10 (5.52%) Workflow
12 9 (4.97%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.42%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (46.96%) Java
2 78 (43.09%) SQL
3 69 (38.12%) JavaScript
4 41 (22.65%) C#
5 29 (16.02%) PL/SQL
6 15 (8.29%) Python
7 14 (7.73%) PHP
8 9 (4.97%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.97%) XPath
9 8 (4.42%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.87%) PHP 5
10 7 (3.87%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.31%) VB
11 6 (3.31%) VBA
12 5 (2.76%) Perl
12 5 (2.76%) Ruby
12 5 (2.76%) Scala
13 3 (1.66%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.66%) C++
14 2 (1.10%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (4.97%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.10%) Degree
4 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.31%) QA
2 3 (1.66%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.10%) KVM
1 2 (1.10%) NFS
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.10%) SRDF
1 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.10%) Xen
2 1 (0.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) Control-M
2 1 (0.55%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.55%) Nagios
2 1 (0.55%) Puppet
2 1 (0.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (20.99%) Oracle
2 23 (12.71%) IBM
3 21 (11.60%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.63%) Apple
5 7 (3.87%) Zend
6 6 (3.31%) Sybase
7 5 (2.76%) BEA
8 4 (2.21%) ATG
8 4 (2.21%) hybris
9 2 (1.10%) Cisco
9 2 (1.10%) DataSynapse
9 2 (1.10%) Ektron
9 2 (1.10%) EMC
9 2 (1.10%) Intel
9 2 (1.10%) NetApp
9 2 (1.10%) Pega
9 2 (1.10%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.10%) Vitria
9 2 (1.10%) VMware
10 1 (0.55%) Lotus
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