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 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 39 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 99 113 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.08% 5.17% 5.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.64% 16.99% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 66 77
Average daily rate
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£331 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £394 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £29.50 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.20% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £21.50 £95.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +41.81%
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
676 665 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.89% 30.45% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 416 447
Average daily rate £320 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 10
Average hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +143.24%
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 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +11 87 £350 +7.69% 35
South Yorkshire -6 7 £250 -28.57% 10
North Yorkshire -10 5 £290 -12.12% 8
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 100 (46.08%) SQL
2 67 (30.88%) HTML
2 67 (30.88%) C#
3 64 (29.49%) Java
4 63 (29.03%) .NET
5 61 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (27.19%) Oracle
7 58 (26.73%) SQL Server
8 55 (25.35%) JavaScript
9 50 (23.04%) CSS
10 45 (20.74%) Web Services
11 36 (16.59%) MVC
12 35 (16.13%) REST
13 33 (15.21%) ASP.NET
14 32 (14.75%) WCF
15 30 (13.82%) Spring
16 28 (12.90%) PL/SQL
16 28 (12.90%) jQuery
17 27 (12.44%) Hibernate
17 27 (12.44%) Finance
18 26 (11.98%) J2EE
19 24 (11.06%) Microsoft
19 24 (11.06%) SOAP
20 23 (10.60%) XSLT
20 23 (10.60%) Software Engineering
20 23 (10.60%) SQL Server 2008
21 22 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 22 (10.14%) Ajax
21 22 (10.14%) JSON
21 22 (10.14%) Linux

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 9 (4.15%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (3.69%) IIS
4 7 (3.23%) Apache
4 7 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.23%) CMS
5 6 (2.76%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (2.30%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.30%) Jetty
7 4 (1.84%) Confluence
7 4 (1.84%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.84%) SAS
8 3 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.38%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.92%) Drupal
9 2 (0.92%) WordPress
10 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.46%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 5 (2.30%) MS Office
2 3 (1.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.38%) Magento
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.92%) Zen Cart
3 2 (0.92%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Force.com
1 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.53%) FTP
2 11 (5.07%) HTTP
2 11 (5.07%) Firewall
3 4 (1.84%) PuTTY
3 4 (1.84%) Internet
4 3 (1.38%) LDAP
5 2 (0.92%) SSH
5 2 (0.92%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.46%) VPN
6 1 (0.46%) SSL
6 1 (0.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (8.29%) Oracle Database
6 17 (7.83%) Star Schema
6 17 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (5.99%) Relational Database
8 12 (5.53%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (5.53%) MySQL
9 11 (5.07%) SQLite
9 11 (5.07%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (4.61%) DB2
11 9 (4.15%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (2.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (1.38%) SQLPlus
15 2 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 20 (9.22%) Maven
2 17 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.99%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.53%) JIRA
4 12 (5.53%) JUnit
5 11 (5.07%) Visual Studio
6 10 (4.61%) Subversion
7 7 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (2.76%) Xcode
8 6 (2.76%) Ant
9 5 (2.30%) Selenium
10 3 (1.38%) Toad
10 3 (1.38%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.92%) Behat
11 2 (0.92%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.92%) JMeter
11 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.46%) JDeveloper
12 1 (0.46%) WebSpeed
General
1 27 (12.44%) Finance
2 9 (4.15%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.23%) Retail
4 4 (1.84%) Marketing
5 2 (0.92%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.92%) Back Office
5 2 (0.92%) Law
6 1 (0.46%) Games
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 149 (68.66%) Developer
2 40 (18.43%) Java Developer
3 31 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 25 (11.52%) Analyst
5 17 (7.83%) C# Developer
6 14 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 14 (6.45%) Web Developer
7 13 (5.99%) Architect
8 12 (5.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (5.53%) Test Analyst
9 11 (5.07%) Oracle Developer
10 10 (4.61%) Mobile Developer
11 9 (4.15%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (3.69%) Consultant
12 8 (3.69%) Data Architect
12 8 (3.69%) Support Engineer
13 7 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
13 7 (3.23%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (30.88%) HTML
2 63 (29.03%) .NET
3 50 (23.04%) CSS
4 45 (20.74%) Web Services
5 35 (16.13%) REST
6 33 (15.21%) ASP.NET
7 32 (14.75%) WCF
8 30 (13.82%) Spring
9 28 (12.90%) jQuery
10 27 (12.44%) Hibernate
11 26 (11.98%) J2EE
12 24 (11.06%) SOAP
13 23 (10.60%) XSLT
14 22 (10.14%) Ajax
14 22 (10.14%) JSON
15 19 (8.76%) JSP
16 18 (8.29%) RESTful
17 15 (6.91%) XHTML
18 11 (5.07%) XSD
18 11 (5.07%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 10 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.84%) iPad
4 4 (1.84%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.84%) iPhone
4 4 (1.84%) Graphic Design
5 3 (1.38%) NHS
5 3 (1.38%) GIS
5 3 (1.38%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.92%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.92%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.92%) IVR
6 2 (0.92%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.46%) EPoS
7 1 (0.46%) Statistics
7 1 (0.46%) Informatics
7 1 (0.46%) Online Games
7 1 (0.46%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.14%) Linux
2 17 (7.83%) Apple iOS
2 17 (7.83%) Windows
3 14 (6.45%) Android
4 13 (5.99%) UNIX
5 3 (1.38%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.92%) Debian
6 2 (0.92%) AIX
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (16.59%) MVC
3 23 (10.60%) Software Engineering
4 22 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (8.76%) Data Modelling
6 18 (8.29%) SOA
7 17 (7.83%) Scrum
8 15 (6.91%) OO
8 15 (6.91%) iOS Development
9 14 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (5.99%) OOP
10 13 (5.99%) Unit Testing
11 12 (5.53%) Android Development
11 12 (5.53%) Performance Improvement
12 11 (5.07%) E-Commerce
12 11 (5.07%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.61%) Data Management
14 9 (4.15%) ETL
14 9 (4.15%) Migration
14 9 (4.15%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 100 (46.08%) SQL
2 67 (30.88%) C#
3 64 (29.49%) Java
4 55 (25.35%) JavaScript
5 28 (12.90%) PL/SQL
6 11 (5.07%) T-SQL
6 11 (5.07%) VB.NET
6 11 (5.07%) PHP
7 8 (3.69%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.23%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.30%) Ruby
10 4 (1.84%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.84%) XQuery
10 4 (1.84%) Python
11 3 (1.38%) C++
11 3 (1.38%) VB
11 3 (1.38%) X++
12 2 (0.92%) BeanShell
12 2 (0.92%) C
13 1 (0.46%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (2.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.30%) ISEB
3 3 (1.38%) Degree
3 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.15%) QA
2 5 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.92%) HL7
3 2 (0.92%) COBIT
4 1 (0.46%) AIFMD
Systems Management
1 3 (1.38%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (0.92%) Hyperic
2 2 (0.92%) Puppet
3 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (27.19%) Oracle
2 24 (11.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.30%) Adobe
3 5 (2.30%) Perforce
4 4 (1.84%) Informatica
4 4 (1.84%) Apple
4 4 (1.84%) IBM
4 4 (1.84%) SAP
5 3 (1.38%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.92%) Palantir
6 2 (0.92%) RedDot
6 2 (0.92%) Ab Initio
6 2 (0.92%) Novell
6 2 (0.92%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.92%) HP
6 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.92%) Sun
6 2 (0.92%) Trillium
6 2 (0.92%) Sybase
6 2 (0.92%) Business Objects
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