Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 17 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
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 14 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 -
Contract jobs citing XML 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 0.95% 2.11% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 11.11% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Wakefield median daily rate £425 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +47.83% -
10th Percentile £413 £413 £281
90th Percentile £438 £438 £294
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wakefield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -70.00% +400.00%

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 Wakefield with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wakefield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 7 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 6.67% 18.95% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 6
Wakefield median daily rate £313 £233 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.41% -23.77% +1.67%
10th Percentile £228 £136 £291
90th Percentile £415 £463 £339
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wakefield median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Wakefield

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 17 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for XML.

1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft