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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 59 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Contract jobs citing XML 73 89 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.79% 3.87% 4.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.32% 13.24% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 56
Average daily rate
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£328 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £490 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £20.50 £4.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.31% +412.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
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
645 672 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.65% 29.26% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 372 338
Average daily rate £330 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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
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 24 December 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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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 -18 46 £350 +21.73% 29
South Yorkshire +2 18 £363 +11.53% 5
North Yorkshire -2 5 £300 -17.24% 6
East Yorkshire - - - - 3
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 73 (42.69%) HTML
2 71 (41.52%) .NET
3 68 (39.77%) SQL
3 68 (39.77%) C#
4 66 (38.60%) Web Services
5 63 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 60 (35.09%) JavaScript
7 58 (33.92%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (32.75%) CSS
9 49 (28.65%) MVC
10 47 (27.49%) ASP.NET
11 45 (26.32%) Java
12 38 (22.22%) Oracle
13 36 (21.05%) jQuery
14 34 (19.88%) WCF
15 33 (19.30%) SOA
16 30 (17.54%) Unit Testing
17 29 (16.96%) JSON
18 25 (14.62%) Microsoft
19 24 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
20 23 (13.45%) Software Engineering
20 23 (13.45%) Ajax
21 22 (12.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 22 (12.87%) J2EE
22 21 (12.28%) RESTful
23 20 (11.70%) SQL Server 2008
23 20 (11.70%) XSLT
24 19 (11.11%) Finance
24 19 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
25 18 (10.53%) Apple iOS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (7.60%) CMS
2 12 (7.02%) Apache
2 12 (7.02%) IIS
3 11 (6.43%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.09%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.51%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (2.92%) Apache ServiceMix
7 4 (2.34%) Oracle BPEL
8 3 (1.75%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.75%) SAS
8 3 (1.75%) JBoss
8 3 (1.75%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (4.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.92%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.58%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.85%) HTTP
2 8 (4.68%) Firewall
3 4 (2.34%) PuTTY
4 3 (1.75%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.17%) LDAP
5 2 (1.17%) LAN
5 2 (1.17%) WAN
5 2 (1.17%) SSH
5 2 (1.17%) SAN
5 2 (1.17%) Internet
5 2 (1.17%) Multicast
5 2 (1.17%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.17%) NAS
5 2 (1.17%) FCoE
5 2 (1.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.58%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.58%) HSPA
6 1 (0.58%) LTE
6 1 (0.58%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (11.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (9.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (9.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (7.60%) Relational Database
7 12 (7.02%) SQLite
7 12 (7.02%) DB2
8 9 (5.26%) MySQL
9 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database
10 7 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (4.09%) Star Schema
11 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (3.51%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (2.92%) Pentaho
12 5 (2.92%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (2.34%) MS Access
14 3 (1.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 3 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 24 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.43%) JUnit
3 9 (5.26%) JMeter
4 7 (4.09%) Xcode
4 7 (4.09%) Subversion
4 7 (4.09%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.51%) JIRA
5 6 (3.51%) Selenium
6 5 (2.92%) QUnit
6 5 (2.92%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.34%) Maven
8 3 (1.75%) Toad
9 2 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.17%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.17%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.58%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.58%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.58%) NUnit
General
1 19 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (2.34%) Retail
3 2 (1.17%) Back Office
3 2 (1.17%) Law
4 1 (0.58%) Games
4 1 (0.58%) Banking
4 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 122 (71.35%) Developer
2 42 (24.56%) .NET Developer
3 21 (12.28%) Analyst
4 18 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 18 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 16 (9.36%) C# Developer
6 15 (8.77%) Architect
7 13 (7.60%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (7.02%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.43%) .NET Web Developer
9 11 (6.43%) Mobile Developer
10 10 (5.85%) Test Analyst
11 9 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (5.26%) SQL Developer
11 9 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
12 8 (4.68%) Business Analyst
12 8 (4.68%) SOA Developer
13 7 (4.09%) iOS Developer
13 7 (4.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (42.69%) HTML
2 71 (41.52%) .NET
3 66 (38.60%) Web Services
4 56 (32.75%) CSS
5 47 (27.49%) ASP.NET
6 36 (21.05%) jQuery
7 34 (19.88%) WCF
8 29 (16.96%) JSON
9 23 (13.45%) Ajax
10 22 (12.87%) J2EE
11 21 (12.28%) RESTful
12 20 (11.70%) XSLT
13 19 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (10.53%) Hibernate
15 17 (9.94%) REST
16 14 (8.19%) SOAP
17 12 (7.02%) JPA
18 11 (6.43%) .NET Framework
18 11 (6.43%) Spring
18 11 (6.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.36%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.92%) PKI
3 5 (2.92%) Smartcard
4 4 (2.34%) GIS
4 4 (2.34%) iPhone
4 4 (2.34%) Open Source
4 4 (2.34%) iPad
5 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.17%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.17%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.17%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.17%) Clustering
6 2 (1.17%) IVR
6 2 (1.17%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.17%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 16 (9.36%) UNIX
2 16 (9.36%) Android
3 13 (7.60%) Linux
4 9 (5.26%) Windows
5 5 (2.92%) CentOS
6 2 (1.17%) AIX
6 2 (1.17%) Solaris
6 2 (1.17%) Debian
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.92%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (28.65%) MVC
3 33 (19.30%) SOA
4 30 (17.54%) Unit Testing
5 23 (13.45%) Software Engineering
6 17 (9.94%) Scrum
6 17 (9.94%) Data Modelling
7 16 (9.36%) TDD
7 16 (9.36%) iOS Development
8 15 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.60%) OO
9 13 (7.60%) Android Development
9 13 (7.60%) Mentoring
10 11 (6.43%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.43%) Test Scripting
10 11 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.85%) OOP
11 10 (5.85%) Workflow
12 9 (5.26%) UML
12 9 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 68 (39.77%) C#
1 68 (39.77%) SQL
2 60 (35.09%) JavaScript
3 45 (26.32%) Java
4 11 (6.43%) PHP
5 9 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.09%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.09%) Python
6 7 (4.09%) Objective-C
7 4 (2.34%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.34%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.75%) VBA
8 3 (1.75%) VB
8 3 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.17%) BeanShell
9 2 (1.17%) PHP5
10 1 (0.58%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.58%) ABAP
10 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (4.09%) ISEB
2 2 (1.17%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.17%) Degree
2 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.58%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.02%) QA
2 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.17%) SRDF
1 2 (1.17%) KVM
1 2 (1.17%) NFS
1 2 (1.17%) Xen
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.92%) OpenIDM
2 2 (1.17%) Puppet
2 2 (1.17%) Hyperic
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.58%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (22.22%) Oracle
2 25 (14.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.09%) Cisco
3 7 (4.09%) IBM
3 7 (4.09%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.92%) Splunk
5 4 (2.34%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.34%) SAP
6 3 (1.75%) Sybase
6 3 (1.75%) Intel
6 3 (1.75%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.17%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.17%) ATG
7 2 (1.17%) Apple
7 2 (1.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.17%) RedDot
7 2 (1.17%) VMware
7 2 (1.17%) DataSynapse
7 2 (1.17%) NetApp
7 2 (1.17%) Novell
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 9 days ago
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £market rates
Posted: 20 days ago