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 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XML 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 5.26% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
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 Wakefield with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7 5 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 18.42% 16.67% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +55.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 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 29 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) Java EE
1 6 (100.00%) Mule
1 6 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 6 (100.00%) Anypoint

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 6 (100.00%) Anypoint
1 6 (100.00%) Mule
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Java EE
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) MuleSoft
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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