The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 59 35 31
Rank change year-on-year -24 -4  
Contract jobs citing XML 16 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.02% 4.18% 4.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.31% 13.85% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 10
Median daily rate £350 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £441 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 219 195 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.40% 30.19% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 131 66
Median daily rate £350 £350 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing XML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Newcastle upon Tyne

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Newcastle upon Tyne

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Newcastle upon Tyne

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Newcastle upon Tyne

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for XML.

1 35 (70.00%) Java
2 23 (46.00%) .NET
3 22 (44.00%) SQL
3 22 (44.00%) Web Services
4 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (38.00%) Open Source
5 18 (36.00%) HTML
5 18 (36.00%) Ruby
6 17 (34.00%) TDD
7 15 (30.00%) CSS
7 15 (30.00%) JSON
7 15 (30.00%) Selenium
8 14 (28.00%) BDD
8 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (26.00%) HP UFT
9 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
9 13 (26.00%) Sahi
9 13 (26.00%) WATIR
9 13 (26.00%) QA
9 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
11 11 (22.00%) MVC
11 11 (22.00%) REST
12 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 9 (18.00%) SOAP
13 9 (18.00%) C#
14 8 (16.00%) Windows
14 8 (16.00%) Linux

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 (8.00%) SAS
1 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.00%) Documentum
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (4.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
1 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.00%) HBase
4 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Selenium
2 13 (26.00%) HP UFT
2 13 (26.00%) Sahi
2 13 (26.00%) WATIR
3 7 (14.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.00%) JIRA
5 4 (8.00%) Log4j
6 2 (4.00%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.00%) MSI
6 2 (4.00%) NMock
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.00%) WiX
7 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.00%) Hudson
7 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.00%) Protractor
7 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.00%) QA Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Tester
7 2 (4.00%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.00%) Development Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) .NET
2 22 (44.00%) Web Services
3 18 (36.00%) HTML
4 15 (30.00%) CSS
4 15 (30.00%) JSON
5 11 (22.00%) REST
6 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (18.00%) SOAP
8 8 (16.00%) HTML5
8 8 (16.00%) Spring
9 7 (14.00%) Ajax
10 6 (12.00%) CSS3
10 6 (12.00%) XSLT
11 5 (10.00%) Django
11 5 (10.00%) Guice
11 5 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (10.00%) Spring MVC
12 4 (8.00%) JAX-RPC
12 4 (8.00%) WSDL
12 4 (8.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) NHS
2 2 (4.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Unix
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Open Source
2 17 (34.00%) TDD
3 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.00%) BDD
4 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (22.00%) MVC
6 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.00%) DevOps
7 5 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.00%) Change Management
8 4 (8.00%) Data Management
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) Migration
9 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) Java
2 22 (44.00%) SQL
3 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (36.00%) Ruby
5 9 (18.00%) C#
6 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.00%) C
7 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.00%) VB
8 2 (4.00%) ABAP
8 2 (4.00%) Scala
8 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.00%) Jython
9 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) QA
2 5 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 5 (10.00%) Google
4 2 (4.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.00%) Informatica
4 2 (4.00%) Pega
4 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Borland
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) OpenText
5 1 (2.00%) webMethods
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