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 29 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 25 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5  
Contract jobs citing XML 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.90% 3.24% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% 10.17% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £394 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £429 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £36.23
% change year-on-year +23.07% -10.28%  

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 59 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 33.33% 31.89% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 197 224
Median daily rate £325 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.77% +45.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 50
Median hourly rate £41.88 - £40.00
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 North Yorkshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 29 June 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
York +7 1 - - 1
Middlesbrough - 1 £488 -
XML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) HNC
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Automotive

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 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) WebCenter
3 1 (14.29%) WSDL
3 1 (14.29%) XSD
3 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) SDLC
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) BPEL
2 1 (14.29%) BPMN
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) HNC
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft