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 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 87 41
Rank change year-on-year +48 -46  
Contract jobs citing XML 5 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.44% 2.56% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 13.60% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 28 14
Median daily rate £325 £370 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% -1.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £318 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year +21.21% -11.88%  

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 99 250 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.53% 18.84% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 164 83
Median daily rate £456 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.35% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 1
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.76% +78.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 15 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
1 15 (68.18%) JSON
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) Java
4 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (45.45%) MVC
5 10 (45.45%) Spring
5 10 (45.45%) REST
6 9 (40.91%) HTML5
6 9 (40.91%) SOAP
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Front End Development
7 6 (27.27%) Ajax
8 5 (22.73%) Google
8 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 5 (22.73%) Ruby
8 5 (22.73%) JIRA
8 5 (22.73%) Django
8 5 (22.73%) Spring MVC
8 5 (22.73%) Guice
8 5 (22.73%) Microservices
8 5 (22.73%) CSS3
8 5 (22.73%) J2EE
8 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
8 5 (22.73%) Unix
9 4 (18.18%) IntelliJ
9 4 (18.18%) Web Services
9 4 (18.18%) Puppet

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 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) JBoss
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
1 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
2 4 (18.18%) IntelliJ
2 4 (18.18%) Selenium
3 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) JUnit
4 2 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (18.18%) Scala Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Copywriter
7 1 (4.55%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) JSON
2 10 (45.45%) REST
2 10 (45.45%) Spring
3 9 (40.91%) HTML5
3 9 (40.91%) SOAP
4 6 (27.27%) Ajax
5 5 (22.73%) CSS3
5 5 (22.73%) Django
5 5 (22.73%) Guice
5 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
5 5 (22.73%) J2EE
5 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (22.73%) Spring MVC
6 4 (18.18%) Play Framework
6 4 (18.18%) RESTful
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.09%) Web 2.0
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) iPhone
2 1 (4.55%) Taxonomies
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 5 (22.73%) Microservices
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) DevOps
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) OO
8 1 (4.55%) OOD
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.55%) Process Management
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) SDLC
8 1 (4.55%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Ruby
5 4 (18.18%) Scala
6 3 (13.64%) C#
7 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
7 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.55%) Jython
8 1 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (4.55%) Python
8 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PMP
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) webMethods
3 2 (9.09%) Informatica
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.55%) OpenText
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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