Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

XML
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 32 26
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 -3
Contract jobs citing XML 5 5 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.34% 2.02% 6.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.20% 8.06% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 13
Bradford median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £413 £308 £310
90th Percentile £473 £401 £471
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% +9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bradford median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 -

XML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bradford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 49 62 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 22.90% 25.10% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 57
Bradford median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £283
90th Percentile £478 £450 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bradford median hourly rate - - £45.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -14.29% -47.50%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Bradford

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XML in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Bradford

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for XML.

1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (60.00%) iOS SDK
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (40.00%) IDoc
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) SAP SRM
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (40.00%) BAPI
2 2 (40.00%) SAP ALE
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) EDI
2 2 (40.00%) ABAP
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP SRM
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) iOS Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior SAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) iOS SDK
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) BAPI
2 2 (40.00%) EDI
2 2 (40.00%) IDoc
2 2 (40.00%) SAP ALE
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (40.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP