The table below looks at the statistics for XML 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 XML over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 54 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 75 122 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.98% 5.51% 5.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.35% 18.02% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 66 75
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£314 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £382 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £65.75 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.36% +171.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £30.35 £12.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £101.15 £65.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.90%
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
661 677 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.24% 30.55% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 428 382
Average daily rate £320 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 9
Average hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% +164.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

XML Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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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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
West Yorkshire -14 57 £375 +25.00% 45
South Yorkshire -12 8 £310 -11.42% 6
North Yorkshire -8 6 £290 -10.76% 9
East Yorkshire - - - - 5
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 84 (43.98%) SQL
2 71 (37.17%) HTML
3 68 (35.60%) C#
4 65 (34.03%) .NET
5 59 (30.89%) SQL Server
6 56 (29.32%) JavaScript
7 55 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (28.27%) Oracle
9 51 (26.70%) CSS
10 49 (25.65%) Web Services
11 48 (25.13%) Java
12 36 (18.85%) ASP.NET
13 35 (18.32%) MVC
14 34 (17.80%) WCF
15 25 (13.09%) SOA
15 25 (13.09%) jQuery
16 24 (12.57%) REST
16 24 (12.57%) Software Engineering
17 23 (12.04%) JSON
17 23 (12.04%) Microsoft
17 23 (12.04%) J2EE
17 23 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
18 22 (11.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 22 (11.52%) Ajax
19 21 (10.99%) SQL Server 2005
19 21 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
20 20 (10.47%) RESTful
21 19 (9.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 18 (9.42%) Finance
22 18 (9.42%) PL/SQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (4.71%) CMS
2 8 (4.19%) Apache
3 7 (3.66%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.66%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.14%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.14%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (2.62%) Jetty
5 5 (2.62%) IIS
6 4 (2.09%) Drupal
6 4 (2.09%) SAS
7 3 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.57%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.57%) JBoss
7 3 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.57%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.05%) Confluence
8 2 (1.05%) WordPress
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (2.62%) MS Office
2 3 (1.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.57%) Magento
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.05%) osCommerce
3 2 (1.05%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.52%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Force.com
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.33%) HTTP
2 9 (4.71%) FTP
3 8 (4.19%) Firewall
4 4 (2.09%) PuTTY
5 3 (1.57%) Internet
5 3 (1.57%) LDAP
6 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.05%) SSH
6 2 (1.05%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.52%) SSL
7 1 (0.52%) SAN
7 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (30.89%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (11.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (10.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (9.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (8.90%) Star Schema
7 14 (7.33%) Oracle Database
8 13 (6.81%) Relational Database
9 12 (6.28%) MySQL
9 12 (6.28%) SQLite
10 11 (5.76%) DB2
11 9 (4.71%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (4.71%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (4.19%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (3.66%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (2.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
16 2 (1.05%) MS Access
16 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.24%) JIRA
3 8 (4.19%) Maven
3 8 (4.19%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.66%) Selenium
4 7 (3.66%) Xcode
5 6 (3.14%) Ant
6 5 (2.62%) JUnit
6 5 (2.62%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.09%) Toad
7 4 (2.09%) JMeter
7 4 (2.09%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.05%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.05%) Subversion
8 2 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.05%) Behat
9 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.52%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (9.42%) Finance
2 8 (4.19%) Retail
3 3 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.05%) Back Office
4 2 (1.05%) Marketing
4 2 (1.05%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.05%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (66.49%) Developer
2 34 (17.80%) .NET Developer
3 22 (11.52%) Java Developer
4 21 (10.99%) Analyst
5 19 (9.95%) C# Developer
6 17 (8.90%) Web Developer
7 14 (7.33%) Architect
7 14 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (6.28%) SQL Developer
9 11 (5.76%) Oracle Developer
9 11 (5.76%) Mobile Developer
10 9 (4.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (4.71%) Test Analyst
10 9 (4.71%) Consultant
10 9 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (4.71%) .NET Web Developer
10 9 (4.71%) C# Web Developer
11 8 (4.19%) Data Architect
11 8 (4.19%) Business Analyst
12 7 (3.66%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (37.17%) HTML
2 65 (34.03%) .NET
3 51 (26.70%) CSS
4 49 (25.65%) Web Services
5 36 (18.85%) ASP.NET
6 34 (17.80%) WCF
7 25 (13.09%) jQuery
8 24 (12.57%) REST
9 23 (12.04%) J2EE
9 23 (12.04%) JSON
10 22 (11.52%) Ajax
11 20 (10.47%) RESTful
12 18 (9.42%) XSLT
13 17 (8.90%) XHTML
14 16 (8.38%) Hibernate
14 16 (8.38%) Spring
15 15 (7.85%) JSP
16 14 (7.33%) SOAP
17 10 (5.24%) JDBC
18 9 (4.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.85%) Mobile App
2 10 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.62%) GIS
5 4 (2.09%) iPhone
5 4 (2.09%) iPad
6 3 (1.57%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.57%) NHS
6 3 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.05%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.05%) IVR
7 2 (1.05%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.05%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.05%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) Open Source
8 1 (0.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.90%) Apple iOS
2 15 (7.85%) UNIX
3 14 (7.33%) Windows
3 14 (7.33%) Linux
3 14 (7.33%) Android
4 3 (1.57%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.05%) Debian
5 2 (1.05%) AIX
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.32%) MVC
3 25 (13.09%) SOA
4 24 (12.57%) Software Engineering
5 21 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (9.42%) Unit Testing
7 16 (8.38%) Data Modelling
8 15 (7.85%) iOS Development
9 14 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (6.81%) OO
10 13 (6.81%) Mentoring
11 12 (6.28%) Android Development
11 12 (6.28%) E-Commerce
11 12 (6.28%) Scrum
11 12 (6.28%) Performance Improvement
12 10 (5.24%) Data Management
12 10 (5.24%) OOP
13 8 (4.19%) ETL
13 8 (4.19%) Data Security
13 8 (4.19%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (43.98%) SQL
2 68 (35.60%) C#
3 56 (29.32%) JavaScript
4 48 (25.13%) Java
5 18 (9.42%) PL/SQL
6 11 (5.76%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.71%) PHP
7 9 (4.71%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.66%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.14%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.62%) Ruby
11 4 (2.09%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.09%) XQuery
11 4 (2.09%) VB
12 2 (1.05%) C
12 2 (1.05%) C++
12 2 (1.05%) Python
12 2 (1.05%) BeanShell
12 2 (1.05%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.05%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (3.14%) ISEB
2 4 (2.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.05%) Degree
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.71%) QA
2 5 (2.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) COBIT
3 1 (0.52%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (1.57%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (1.05%) Puppet
2 2 (1.05%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (28.27%) Oracle
2 23 (12.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.62%) IBM
4 4 (2.09%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.09%) SAP
4 4 (2.09%) Informatica
5 3 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.57%) Adobe
6 2 (1.05%) Sun
6 2 (1.05%) HP
6 2 (1.05%) Cognos
6 2 (1.05%) Sybase
6 2 (1.05%) ATG
6 2 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.05%) Trillium
6 2 (1.05%) Novell
6 2 (1.05%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.05%) Apple
6 2 (1.05%) Palantir
6 2 (1.05%) RedDot
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