The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 30 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.

XML
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 24 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Contract jobs citing XML 3 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.64% 6.61% 5.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.52% 22.06% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 12
Median daily rate £325 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 46 68 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 25.14% 29.96% 34.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 44 61
Median daily rate £350 £348 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% -4.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in North Yorkshire

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in North Yorkshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesbrough - 2 - -
XML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) XSLT
5 3 (37.50%) HNC
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) JSUnit
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (25.00%) Java EE
6 2 (25.00%) LINQ
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JSUnit
2 2 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
3 1 (12.50%) Robot Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Database Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) XSLT
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) LINQ
3 2 (25.00%) Ninject
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) API Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) XPath
4 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) HNC
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft