The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for XAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XAML 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.

Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XAML 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 - £23.75

XAML is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 858 1282 1173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 41.69% 45.83% 39.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1242 1741 1779
Median daily rate £400 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £538 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 69
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.29% -61.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £12.25 £24.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £30.15 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

XAML
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XAML in Yorkshire

XAML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XAML in Yorkshire

XAML
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XAML within the 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
West Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
XAML
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XAML 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XAML.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) MVVM
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Xbox
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) NativeScript
5 1 (20.00%) NUnit
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

XAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) NuGet
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (20.00%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) NativeScript
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (40.00%) Xbox
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVVM
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin