Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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.

XML
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 65 44
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21 +11
Contract jobs citing XML 40 97 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.67% 4.33% 4.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.09% 15.32% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 80 42
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £365 £414 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.78% -10.30% +5.31%
10th Percentile £275 £288 £301
90th Percentile £488 £476 £652
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £365 £390 £461
% change year-on-year -6.41% -15.45% +31.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £20.50 -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 265 633 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.92% 28.26% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 442 268
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £363 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -12.65% +10.67%
10th Percentile £296 £275 £296
90th Percentile £549 £500 £591
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £357 £400
% change year-on-year +12.03% -10.74% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £45.00 £28.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% +7.55% -11.67%
10th Percentile £16.50 £27.50 £19.03
90th Percentile £47.76 £36.00 £27.70
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £28.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year +59.29% +6.60% -11.67%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) SQL
3 20 (50.00%) Java
3 20 (50.00%) JSON
4 18 (45.00%) C#
4 18 (45.00%) CSS
5 17 (42.50%) HTML
6 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (37.50%) Spring
7 14 (35.00%) SOAP
7 14 (35.00%) Tomcat
8 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
8 13 (32.50%) JSP
9 12 (30.00%) Scrum
10 11 (27.50%) Migration
10 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
11 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 10 (25.00%) Web Services
11 10 (25.00%) OO
11 10 (25.00%) .NET
12 9 (22.50%) IIS
12 9 (22.50%) XSD
12 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
12 9 (22.50%) GWT
12 9 (22.50%) HL7
12 9 (22.50%) InterSystems
12 9 (22.50%) Google
12 9 (22.50%) InterSystems Cache
12 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
12 9 (22.50%) Jenkins

XML
Co-occurring 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 14 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
3 9 (22.50%) Apache ServiceMix
3 9 (22.50%) IIS
4 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
4 7 (17.50%) OpenStack
4 7 (17.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (17.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (17.50%) Skype for Business
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (5.00%) CMS
6 2 (5.00%) Tuxedo
6 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.50%) Apache
7 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (5.00%) Boomi
2 2 (5.00%) IaaS
2 2 (5.00%) PaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Serverless
2 2 (5.00%) Slack
2 2 (5.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (10.00%) Big Data
2 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) OLTP
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
1 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (12.50%) Subversion
5 4 (10.00%) Firebug
5 4 (10.00%) Gradle
5 4 (10.00%) Hamcrest
5 4 (10.00%) JUnit
5 4 (10.00%) Selenium
5 4 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (7.50%) Hudson
7 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
7 2 (5.00%) Protractor
7 2 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Messaging Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Collaboration Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) COBOL Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Messaging Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) JSON
2 18 (45.00%) CSS
3 17 (42.50%) HTML
4 15 (37.50%) Spring
5 14 (35.00%) SOAP
6 13 (32.50%) JSP
7 10 (25.00%) .NET
7 10 (25.00%) Web Services
8 9 (22.50%) Apache Camel
8 9 (22.50%) GWT
8 9 (22.50%) XSD
9 8 (20.00%) RESTful
9 8 (20.00%) Spring Security
10 7 (17.50%) jQuery
11 4 (10.00%) Spring Boot
11 4 (10.00%) Spring MVC
12 3 (7.50%) REST
12 3 (7.50%) XSLT
13 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
13 2 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
1 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
1 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Scrum
3 11 (27.50%) Migration
4 10 (25.00%) OO
5 8 (20.00%) BDD
6 7 (17.50%) Kanban
6 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
6 7 (17.50%) MVC
6 7 (17.50%) TDD
7 6 (15.00%) SOA
8 5 (12.50%) DevOps
9 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.00%) Data Architecture
9 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (10.00%) ETL
9 4 (10.00%) Master Data Management
9 4 (10.00%) Microservices
9 4 (10.00%) Software Architecture
9 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) SQL
3 20 (50.00%) Java
4 18 (45.00%) C#
5 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) COBOL
7 2 (5.00%) Groovy
7 2 (5.00%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) XPath
7 2 (5.00%) XQuery
8 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) MCSE
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) HL7
2 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (17.50%) Brightmail
2 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Google
1 9 (22.50%) InterSystems
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) IronPort
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Dell
3 2 (5.00%) Micro Focus
3 2 (5.00%) OpenText
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.50%) BEA
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) TIBCO