The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 74 54 39
Rank change year-on-year -20 -15  
Contract jobs citing XML 28 61 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.05% 3.18% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.71% 10.08% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 40 47
Median daily rate £390 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.40% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £314 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £453 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 490 605 576
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.92% 31.56% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 436 357
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in West Yorkshire

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in West Yorkshire

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in West Yorkshire

XML
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds -12 25 £383 +0.32% 26
Wakefield - 2 £400 - 1
Halifax -2 1 £300 -11.11% 3
XML
Yorkshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 39 (54.93%) JavaScript
2 37 (52.11%) HTML
3 32 (45.07%) CSS
4 29 (40.85%) Linux
4 29 (40.85%) Java
5 28 (39.44%) Windows
6 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (30.99%) Python
8 21 (29.58%) DevOps
9 18 (25.35%) Ubuntu
9 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (25.35%) Splunk
10 17 (23.94%) LDAP
10 17 (23.94%) SMTP
10 17 (23.94%) SNMP
10 17 (23.94%) TCP/IP
10 17 (23.94%) DNS
11 16 (22.54%) SQL
12 15 (21.13%) Web Services
13 13 (18.31%) .NET
14 12 (16.90%) Scrum
15 11 (15.49%) Jenkins
16 9 (12.68%) J2EE
16 9 (12.68%) Apache
16 9 (12.68%) Tomcat
17 8 (11.27%) MySQL
17 8 (11.27%) PHP
17 8 (11.27%) SOAP
17 8 (11.27%) RESTful
17 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering

XML
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 9 (12.68%) Apache
1 9 (12.68%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.45%) Anypoint
2 6 (8.45%) Mule
3 5 (7.04%) IIS
4 4 (5.63%) CMS
4 4 (5.63%) SAS
5 3 (4.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Confluence
6 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.82%) WordPress
7 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.41%) nginx
7 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.41%) HipChat
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Sage 50
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) GitHub
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.41%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) DNS
1 17 (23.94%) LDAP
1 17 (23.94%) SMTP
1 17 (23.94%) SNMP
1 17 (23.94%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.45%) Internet
3 4 (5.63%) AMQP
3 4 (5.63%) Network Security
4 3 (4.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) MySQL
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.82%) Informix
5 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.41%) MS Access
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.45%) Selenium
3 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
3 5 (7.04%) JIRA
4 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.63%) Maven
4 4 (5.63%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.23%) JUnit
5 3 (4.23%) Mockito
5 3 (4.23%) Subversion
6 2 (2.82%) Ant
6 2 (2.82%) DbUnit
6 2 (2.82%) FitNesse
6 2 (2.82%) Hudson
6 2 (2.82%) JMeter
6 2 (2.82%) jMock
6 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) iGaming
4 1 (1.41%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Developer
2 9 (12.68%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) Hardware Specialist
4 6 (8.45%) Integration Developer
4 6 (8.45%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (7.04%) Administrator
5 5 (7.04%) Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Splunk Administrator
5 5 (7.04%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Tester
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (2.82%) Angular Developer
8 2 (2.82%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) JavaScript Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) PHP Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Splunk Specialist
8 2 (2.82%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.11%) HTML
2 32 (45.07%) CSS
3 15 (21.13%) Web Services
4 13 (18.31%) .NET
5 9 (12.68%) J2EE
6 8 (11.27%) RESTful
6 8 (11.27%) SOAP
7 7 (9.86%) Java EE
7 7 (9.86%) jQuery
7 7 (9.86%) JSON
7 7 (9.86%) XSLT
8 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
8 6 (8.45%) HTML5
8 6 (8.45%) LAMP
8 6 (8.45%) Node.js
8 6 (8.45%) REST
8 6 (8.45%) Spring
9 5 (7.04%) JSP
9 5 (7.04%) XHTML
10 4 (5.63%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.23%) Credit Risk
1 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
1 3 (4.23%) User Experience
2 2 (2.82%) Clustering
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.82%) RIA
3 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.41%) Animation
3 1 (1.41%) iPad
3 1 (1.41%) iPhone
3 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.41%) NHS
3 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.41%) W3C
3 1 (1.41%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.85%) Linux
2 28 (39.44%) Windows
3 18 (25.35%) Ubuntu
3 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.04%) Unix
4 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.63%) CentOS
6 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.41%) Android
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) DevOps
3 12 (16.90%) Scrum
4 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.86%) BDD
5 7 (9.86%) Web Development
6 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.45%) Front End Development
6 6 (8.45%) Kanban
6 6 (8.45%) MVC
6 6 (8.45%) TDD
6 6 (8.45%) Test Scripting
7 5 (7.04%) Automated Testing
7 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.63%) Open Source
8 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.23%) Load Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.23%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) JavaScript
2 29 (40.85%) Java
3 22 (30.99%) Python
4 16 (22.54%) SQL
5 8 (11.27%) PHP
6 6 (8.45%) C#
7 4 (5.63%) Ruby
7 4 (5.63%) XPath
8 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.23%) C++
9 2 (2.82%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.82%) Go
9 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.82%) Scala
9 2 (2.82%) XQuery
10 1 (1.41%) Delphi
10 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
1 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) ISEB
2 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.41%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Splunk
2 7 (9.86%) MuleSoft
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.23%) Adobe
4 3 (4.23%) Google
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle
5 2 (2.82%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.41%) Apple
6 1 (1.41%) HP
6 1 (1.41%) hybris
6 1 (1.41%) IBM
6 1 (1.41%) Magma
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.41%) Sage
6 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.41%) Temenos
6 1 (1.41%) Twitter
6 1 (1.41%) VMware
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