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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
England / Yorkshire
Rank 80 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -15
Contract jobs citing XML 48 92 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.20% 3.23% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.76% 10.53% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 60 60
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.00 £30.35
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +21.93%

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
710 874 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.48% 30.70% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 603 444
Median daily rate £400 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -12 33 £400 +6.66% 29
South Yorkshire 0 12 £563 +104.54% 3
North Yorkshire +3 4 £325 -7.14% 4
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 57 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 54 (42.86%) HTML
2 54 (42.86%) Java
3 51 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (37.30%) SQL
5 43 (34.13%) CSS
6 40 (31.75%) Linux
7 31 (24.60%) Windows
8 28 (22.22%) Python
9 26 (20.63%) JSON
10 25 (19.84%) Web Services
10 25 (19.84%) .NET
11 23 (18.25%) SOAP
11 23 (18.25%) DevOps
12 22 (17.46%) Git (software)
12 22 (17.46%) Unix
12 22 (17.46%) Scrum
13 20 (15.87%) JIRA
13 20 (15.87%) LDAP
14 19 (15.08%) Unit Testing
15 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (14.29%) Splunk
15 18 (14.29%) Jenkins
15 18 (14.29%) MySQL
15 18 (14.29%) Ubuntu
16 17 (13.49%) TDD
16 17 (13.49%) PHP
16 17 (13.49%) XSLT
16 17 (13.49%) SMTP
16 17 (13.49%) SNMP

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 14 (11.11%) Confluence
2 11 (8.73%) Apache
3 10 (7.94%) CMS
3 10 (7.94%) SAS
3 10 (7.94%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.14%) WordPress
5 7 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.76%) Anypoint
6 6 (4.76%) IIS
6 6 (4.76%) Mule
7 5 (3.97%) Apache Spark
8 4 (3.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (2.38%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.59%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.79%) nginx
11 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.17%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.38%) MS Office
4 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.79%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.79%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) GitHub
2 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.79%) CloudBees
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.87%) LDAP
2 17 (13.49%) DNS
2 17 (13.49%) SMTP
2 17 (13.49%) SNMP
2 17 (13.49%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.56%) Internet
4 5 (3.97%) HTTP
5 4 (3.17%) AMQP
5 4 (3.17%) Network Security
6 3 (2.38%) SMS
7 1 (0.79%) FCoE
7 1 (0.79%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.79%) Intranet
7 1 (0.79%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.79%) LAN
7 1 (0.79%) Multicast
7 1 (0.79%) NAS
7 1 (0.79%) SAN
7 1 (0.79%) SSH
7 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.29%) MySQL
2 15 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.76%) HBase
4 5 (3.97%) Apache Hive
4 5 (3.97%) Big Data
4 5 (3.97%) DataStage
4 5 (3.97%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.17%) Data Lake
5 4 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.59%) Informix
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.59%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 20 (15.87%) JIRA
3 18 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 14 (11.11%) Selenium
5 11 (8.73%) Maven
5 11 (8.73%) Visual Studio
6 10 (7.94%) Cucumber
6 10 (7.94%) WebDriver
7 6 (4.76%) Grunt
7 6 (4.76%) Subversion
7 6 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (4.76%) Vagrant
8 5 (3.97%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.17%) JUnit
9 4 (3.17%) Mockito
10 3 (2.38%) FitNesse
10 3 (2.38%) JMeter
10 3 (2.38%) JSUnit
10 3 (2.38%) NUnit
10 3 (2.38%) RSpec
General
1 14 (11.11%) Finance
2 9 (7.14%) Banking
3 4 (3.17%) Local Government
4 3 (2.38%) Retail
5 2 (1.59%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
6 1 (0.79%) iGaming
6 1 (0.79%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 55 (43.65%) Developer
2 16 (12.70%) Analyst
3 15 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.11%) Architect
5 8 (6.35%) Consultant
6 7 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 7 (5.56%) PHP Developer
7 6 (4.76%) Hardware Specialist
7 6 (4.76%) Integration Developer
7 6 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.76%) Storage Specialist
8 5 (3.97%) Administrator
8 5 (3.97%) Agile Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Big Data Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Splunk Administrator
8 5 (3.97%) Test Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) Web Consultant
9 4 (3.17%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.17%) Developer in Test
9 4 (3.17%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (42.86%) HTML
2 43 (34.13%) CSS
3 26 (20.63%) JSON
4 25 (19.84%) .NET
4 25 (19.84%) Web Services
5 23 (18.25%) SOAP
6 17 (13.49%) XSLT
7 16 (12.70%) Java EE
7 16 (12.70%) REST
8 13 (10.32%) J2EE
9 12 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 12 (9.52%) WSDL
10 11 (8.73%) RESTful
10 11 (8.73%) XHTML
11 10 (7.94%) HTML5
12 9 (7.14%) .NET Framework
12 9 (7.14%) Spring
13 7 (5.56%) Ajax
13 7 (5.56%) jQuery
13 7 (5.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) User Experience
2 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.97%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.17%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.38%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.59%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.59%) Animation
6 2 (1.59%) Clustering
6 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.59%) iPhone
6 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.59%) RIA
7 1 (0.79%) DataPower
7 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.79%) NHS
7 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.75%) Linux
2 31 (24.60%) Windows
3 22 (17.46%) Unix
4 18 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.17%) CentOS
7 3 (2.38%) AIX
7 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.79%) Android
8 1 (0.79%) Solaris
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.25%) DevOps
3 22 (17.46%) Scrum
4 19 (15.08%) Unit Testing
5 17 (13.49%) TDD
6 14 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (8.73%) BDD
7 11 (8.73%) SOA
8 10 (7.94%) MVC
9 9 (7.14%) Content Management
9 9 (7.14%) Open Source
9 9 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.35%) OO
10 8 (6.35%) Test Scripting
10 8 (6.35%) Web Development
11 7 (5.56%) ETL
11 7 (5.56%) Kanban
11 7 (5.56%) SDLC
11 7 (5.56%) UML
12 6 (4.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 54 (42.86%) Java
3 47 (37.30%) SQL
4 28 (22.22%) Python
5 17 (13.49%) PHP
6 16 (12.70%) C#
7 6 (4.76%) PHP 5
7 6 (4.76%) XPath
8 5 (3.97%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.97%) Ruby
8 5 (3.97%) Scala
9 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.17%) C++
10 3 (2.38%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.38%) Perl
10 3 (2.38%) VBA
10 3 (2.38%) XQuery
11 2 (1.59%) Go
11 2 (1.59%) VB
12 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (1.59%) HNC
3 2 (1.59%) ISEB
3 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.59%) MCITP
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.94%) QA
2 4 (3.17%) SDET
3 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.59%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.79%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) HDFS
1 3 (2.38%) NDS
1 3 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.59%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) Docker
3 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) KVM
3 1 (0.79%) NFS
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.79%) SRDF
3 1 (0.79%) vSphere
3 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (4.76%) Puppet
2 3 (2.38%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.79%) Plesk
3 1 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (14.29%) Splunk
2 14 (11.11%) Oracle
3 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.35%) MuleSoft
5 6 (4.76%) IBM
5 6 (4.76%) Zend
6 5 (3.97%) Ab Initio
6 5 (3.97%) Informatica
7 4 (3.17%) Adobe
7 4 (3.17%) Google
7 4 (3.17%) Sybase
8 3 (2.38%) CA
8 3 (2.38%) Novell
8 3 (2.38%) Sun
8 3 (2.38%) VMware
9 2 (1.59%) Apple
9 2 (1.59%) Kony
9 2 (1.59%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.79%) CyberArk
10 1 (0.79%) Twitter
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