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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 53 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing XML 92 110 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.21% 4.31% 4.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.84% 16.18% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 57
Average daily rate £363 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
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
849 680 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.66% 26.67% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 439 396
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
Average hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 £40.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £58.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -13 69 £375 +7.14% 34
South Yorkshire -26 13 £275 -15.38% 4
North Yorkshire +6 6 £350 +7.69% 15
East Yorkshire +3 1 £375 +56.25% 1
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 96 (46.60%) SQL
2 91 (44.17%) Java
3 88 (42.72%) JavaScript
4 73 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (29.61%) HTML
6 55 (26.70%) .NET
6 55 (26.70%) SQL Server
7 48 (23.30%) JSON
7 48 (23.30%) C#
8 40 (19.42%) CSS
8 40 (19.42%) Linux
9 34 (16.50%) Web Services
10 33 (16.02%) Finance
11 32 (15.53%) ASP.NET
11 32 (15.53%) Oracle
12 31 (15.05%) J2EE
12 31 (15.05%) CMS
13 30 (14.56%) SOA
14 29 (14.08%) Microsoft
14 29 (14.08%) Spring
15 28 (13.59%) PHP
15 28 (13.59%) SOAP
16 27 (13.11%) Python
17 26 (12.62%) XSLT
17 26 (12.62%) Windows
18 24 (11.65%) JUnit
18 24 (11.65%) TDD
18 24 (11.65%) RESTful
19 23 (11.17%) jQuery
19 23 (11.17%) Content Management

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 31 (15.05%) CMS
2 19 (9.22%) WebSphere
3 16 (7.77%) WebLogic
4 13 (6.31%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (5.83%) IIS
6 9 (4.37%) JBoss
6 9 (4.37%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.91%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (2.91%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.43%) Apache
8 5 (2.43%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (2.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.46%) Node.js
10 2 (0.97%) nginx
10 2 (0.97%) SAS
11 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.37%) MS Excel
1 9 (4.37%) MS Office
2 7 (3.40%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.43%) Acrobat
4 5 (2.43%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (2.43%) FrameMaker
4 5 (2.43%) RoboHelp
4 5 (2.43%) XMetaL
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.49%) InDesign
5 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (3.88%) BASE24
2 6 (2.91%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (2.91%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.49%) IaaS
2 1 (0.49%) PaaS
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.77%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.83%) HTTP
3 10 (4.85%) SSL
4 8 (3.88%) Intranet
5 7 (3.40%) Extranet
6 6 (2.91%) DNS
7 5 (2.43%) Internet
8 4 (1.94%) LDAP
8 4 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.70%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.68%) Relational Database
3 18 (8.74%) Oracle Database
4 13 (6.31%) MySQL
5 12 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (5.34%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (4.37%) DB2
8 9 (4.37%) RDBMS
8 9 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (3.88%) NonStop SQL
9 8 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.91%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 6 (2.91%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (2.43%) Hazelcast
11 5 (2.43%) OLTP
11 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (11.65%) JUnit
2 16 (7.77%) Maven
2 16 (7.77%) Visual Studio
3 13 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (5.83%) Eclipse
4 12 (5.83%) Selenium
5 10 (4.85%) JMeter
6 9 (4.37%) Mockito
7 8 (3.88%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.88%) Hamcrest
7 8 (3.88%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (2.91%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.91%) Subversion
9 4 (1.94%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.46%) JDeveloper
10 3 (1.46%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.97%) Bundler
11 2 (0.97%) Gemnasium
11 2 (0.97%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.97%) Zephyr
General
1 33 (16.02%) Finance
2 10 (4.85%) Games
3 4 (1.94%) Retail
4 2 (0.97%) Banking
5 1 (0.49%) Back Office
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 132 (64.08%) Developer
2 50 (24.27%) Java Developer
3 28 (13.59%) Senior Developer
4 24 (11.65%) Architect
5 22 (10.68%) Analyst
5 22 (10.68%) C# Developer
6 20 (9.71%) SQL Developer
7 18 (8.74%) .NET Developer
7 18 (8.74%) PHP Developer
8 15 (7.28%) Agile Developer
8 15 (7.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (7.28%) Test Analyst
9 14 (6.80%) Linux Developer
10 13 (6.31%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (5.83%) Web Developer
12 11 (5.34%) Python Developer
12 11 (5.34%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (4.85%) Java Architect
13 10 (4.85%) XML Developer
14 9 (4.37%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (29.61%) HTML
2 55 (26.70%) .NET
3 48 (23.30%) JSON
4 40 (19.42%) CSS
5 34 (16.50%) Web Services
6 32 (15.53%) ASP.NET
7 31 (15.05%) J2EE
8 29 (14.08%) Spring
9 28 (13.59%) SOAP
10 26 (12.62%) XSLT
11 24 (11.65%) RESTful
12 23 (11.17%) jQuery
13 22 (10.68%) REST
14 19 (9.22%) Hibernate
14 19 (9.22%) XSD
15 17 (8.25%) .NET Framework
16 16 (7.77%) WCF
17 13 (6.31%) AngularJS
18 12 (5.83%) Middleware
19 11 (5.34%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.85%) Mobile App
1 10 (4.85%) Online Games
2 8 (3.88%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.88%) User Experience
3 6 (2.91%) Algorithms
3 6 (2.91%) Animation
3 6 (2.91%) Cryptography
3 6 (2.91%) Data Structures
3 6 (2.91%) iPad
3 6 (2.91%) iPhone
4 5 (2.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.97%) NHS
7 2 (0.97%) PKI
8 1 (0.49%) Statistics
8 1 (0.49%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.42%) Linux
2 26 (12.62%) Windows
3 12 (5.83%) Android
4 6 (2.91%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.91%) Unix
5 4 (1.94%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.46%) Solaris
7 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (14.56%) SOA
3 24 (11.65%) TDD
4 23 (11.17%) Content Management
5 19 (9.22%) Scrum
6 17 (8.25%) E-Commerce
7 16 (7.77%) MVC
8 14 (6.80%) Multithreading
8 14 (6.80%) UML
9 13 (6.31%) Integration Testing
10 12 (5.83%) Android Development
10 12 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (5.83%) Unit Testing
11 11 (5.34%) SDLC
11 11 (5.34%) Software Engineering
12 10 (4.85%) Automated Testing
12 10 (4.85%) OO
12 10 (4.85%) Project Management
12 10 (4.85%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 96 (46.60%) SQL
2 91 (44.17%) Java
3 88 (42.72%) JavaScript
4 48 (23.30%) C#
5 28 (13.59%) PHP
6 27 (13.11%) Python
7 23 (11.17%) T-SQL
8 19 (9.22%) PL/SQL
9 15 (7.28%) C++
10 11 (5.34%) XPath
11 9 (4.37%) VBA
12 8 (3.88%) Scala
13 7 (3.40%) PHP 5
13 7 (3.40%) Ruby
13 7 (3.40%) Shell Script
13 7 (3.40%) VB
14 6 (2.91%) Perl
14 6 (2.91%) VB.NET
15 5 (2.43%) C
16 4 (1.94%) Ada
Qualifications
1 10 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.40%) ISTQB
2 7 (3.40%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.94%) ISEB
4 2 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.49%) Degree
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.85%) QA
2 8 (3.88%) ISO 8583
2 8 (3.88%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.97%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (2.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (15.53%) Oracle
2 29 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.74%) IBM
4 8 (3.88%) HP
5 7 (3.40%) Adobe
5 7 (3.40%) VMware
6 6 (2.91%) Apple
6 6 (2.91%) ATG
6 6 (2.91%) BEA
6 6 (2.91%) hybris
7 5 (2.43%) Zend
8 3 (1.46%) Kony
9 2 (0.97%) Ektron
9 2 (0.97%) Lotus
9 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.97%) Sonatype
10 1 (0.49%) Google
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Vertical IT
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding
Vertical IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago