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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 71 56 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -26
Contract jobs citing XML 75 98 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.72% 3.33% 4.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.88% 13.05% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 64 50
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £434 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +400.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £36.23 £39.63
% change year-on-year
-8.90% -8.58%
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
952 751 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 34.48% 25.54% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 517 437
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £285 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 13
Median hourly rate £13.85 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.37% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £35.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.77 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -9 58 £384 +2.33% 26
South Yorkshire +8 13 £525 - 2
North Yorkshire +3 5 £450 +38.46%
East Yorkshire +3 4 £450 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 83 (46.11%) Java
2 80 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 73 (40.56%) HTML
4 70 (38.89%) SQL
5 60 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (28.89%) JSON
7 47 (26.11%) CSS
8 40 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 39 (21.67%) .NET
10 35 (19.44%) Oracle
10 35 (19.44%) RESTful
11 33 (18.33%) C#
11 33 (18.33%) Web Services
11 33 (18.33%) Linux
12 31 (17.22%) TDD
13 28 (15.56%) SOA
14 26 (14.44%) Spring
15 25 (13.89%) XSLT
15 25 (13.89%) Windows
16 24 (13.33%) JUnit
16 24 (13.33%) Finance
17 23 (12.78%) HTTP
17 23 (12.78%) IBM
18 22 (12.22%) WebSphere
18 22 (12.22%) jQuery
19 21 (11.67%) PHP
20 20 (11.11%) Middleware
20 20 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (10.56%) ASP.NET
21 19 (10.56%) Web Development

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 22 (12.22%) WebSphere
2 18 (10.00%) CMS
3 15 (8.33%) IIS
4 14 (7.78%) WebLogic
5 11 (6.11%) Tomcat
6 8 (4.44%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.89%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (3.89%) SAS
7 7 (3.89%) WordPress
8 6 (3.33%) Apache
8 6 (3.33%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (1.67%) Drupal
9 3 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 2 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.11%) JBoss
11 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.56%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.11%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.56%) MS Office
4 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.11%) GitHub
3 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.56%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.78%) HTTP
2 9 (5.00%) SSL
3 8 (4.44%) Internet
4 6 (3.33%) DNS
4 6 (3.33%) FCoE
4 6 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (3.33%) iSCSI
4 6 (3.33%) LAN
4 6 (3.33%) Multicast
4 6 (3.33%) NAS
4 6 (3.33%) SAN
4 6 (3.33%) WAN
5 4 (2.22%) Extranet
5 4 (2.22%) Intranet
6 1 (0.56%) DMZ
6 1 (0.56%) Firewall
6 1 (0.56%) LDAP
6 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 10 (5.56%) MySQL
5 8 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.33%) DB2
7 6 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.33%) Hazelcast
7 6 (3.33%) HBase
7 6 (3.33%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.67%) SQLite
11 2 (1.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 24 (13.33%) JUnit
2 14 (7.78%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.78%) Mockito
3 12 (6.67%) Maven
3 12 (6.67%) Selenium
4 11 (6.11%) Hamcrest
5 10 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 10 (5.56%) JDeveloper
5 10 (5.56%) Subversion
6 8 (4.44%) JIRA
6 8 (4.44%) WebDriver
7 7 (3.89%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.33%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.78%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.22%) gulp
11 3 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.67%) jMock
11 3 (1.67%) UltraEdit
11 3 (1.67%) Zephyr
General
1 24 (13.33%) Finance
2 14 (7.78%) Banking
3 6 (3.33%) Retail
3 6 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.11%) Billing
4 2 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Automotive
5 1 (0.56%) Games
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 128 (71.11%) Developer
2 37 (20.56%) Java Developer
3 18 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 16 (8.89%) Web Developer
5 15 (8.33%) Analyst
6 12 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 12 (6.67%) iOS Developer
6 12 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 12 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.11%) Architect
7 11 (6.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (5.56%) SQL Developer
9 7 (3.89%) Linux Developer
9 7 (3.89%) Middleware Developer
9 7 (3.89%) WordPress Developer
10 6 (3.33%) Administrator
10 6 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
10 6 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (40.56%) HTML
2 52 (28.89%) JSON
3 47 (26.11%) CSS
4 39 (21.67%) .NET
5 35 (19.44%) RESTful
6 33 (18.33%) Web Services
7 26 (14.44%) Spring
8 25 (13.89%) XSLT
9 22 (12.22%) jQuery
10 20 (11.11%) Middleware
11 19 (10.56%) ASP.NET
12 18 (10.00%) AngularJS
13 17 (9.44%) SOAP
14 16 (8.89%) REST
15 14 (7.78%) HTML5
15 14 (7.78%) JPA
16 13 (7.22%) Ajax
16 13 (7.22%) RabbitMQ
17 12 (6.67%) Core Animation
17 12 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 12 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 12 (6.67%) Animation
2 12 (6.67%) Cryptography
2 12 (6.67%) iPad
2 12 (6.67%) iPhone
3 7 (3.89%) Virtual Team
4 6 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.78%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.78%) User Experience
6 4 (2.22%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.67%) Social Media
7 3 (1.67%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.11%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.11%) DataPower
8 2 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.33%) Linux
2 25 (13.89%) Windows
3 18 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 14 (7.78%) Unix
5 6 (3.33%) Android
5 6 (3.33%) Solaris
6 3 (1.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.56%) AIX
8 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.56%) SUSE
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.22%) TDD
3 28 (15.56%) SOA
4 20 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (10.56%) Web Development
6 16 (8.89%) MVC
7 15 (8.33%) OO
7 15 (8.33%) Scrum
7 15 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 14 (7.78%) Automated Testing
8 14 (7.78%) SDLC
9 13 (7.22%) Open Source
10 12 (6.67%) Code Optimisation
10 12 (6.67%) Content Management
10 12 (6.67%) iOS Development
10 12 (6.67%) Memory Management
10 12 (6.67%) Multithreading
11 10 (5.56%) ITIL
12 9 (5.00%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 83 (46.11%) Java
2 80 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 70 (38.89%) SQL
4 33 (18.33%) C#
5 21 (11.67%) PHP
6 18 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 16 (8.89%) Python
8 9 (5.00%) XPath
9 8 (4.44%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.89%) PHP 5
11 5 (2.78%) Perl
11 5 (2.78%) Ruby
11 5 (2.78%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.22%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.22%) Scala
12 4 (2.22%) VB
12 4 (2.22%) VBA
12 4 (2.22%) XQuery
13 3 (1.67%) C++
13 3 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.22%) Degree
3 3 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.11%) ISEB
4 2 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.44%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 6 (3.33%) KVM
1 6 (3.33%) NFS
1 6 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (3.33%) SRDF
1 6 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (3.33%) Xen
2 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.67%) Control-M
2 2 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.56%) Nagios
3 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.56%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (19.44%) Oracle
2 23 (12.78%) IBM
3 17 (9.44%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.67%) Apple
5 10 (5.56%) Sybase
6 8 (4.44%) Google
7 7 (3.89%) Zend
8 6 (3.33%) Cisco
8 6 (3.33%) DataSynapse
8 6 (3.33%) EMC
8 6 (3.33%) Intel
8 6 (3.33%) NetApp
8 6 (3.33%) TIBCO
8 6 (3.33%) VMware
9 2 (1.11%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.11%) Ektron
9 2 (1.11%) Facebook
9 2 (1.11%) Pega
9 2 (1.11%) Twitter
9 2 (1.11%) Vitria
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