The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 15 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing XML 16 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.77% 0.79% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.12% 4.17% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 3
Average daily rate
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£365 £280 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £280 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £280 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.64% 18.90% 28.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 16 25
Average daily rate £350 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £196 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -35.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Guildford region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle
4 9 (31.03%) C#
4 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) JSON
4 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (31.03%) Data Structures
5 8 (27.59%) ETL
5 8 (27.59%) MySQL
5 8 (27.59%) MS Office
6 7 (24.14%) UNIX
6 7 (24.14%) Linux
6 7 (24.14%) Perl
6 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
6 7 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (24.14%) MS Visio
6 7 (24.14%) SNMP
6 7 (24.14%) Telnet
6 7 (24.14%) Nortel
6 7 (24.14%) Ericsson
6 7 (24.14%) 3G
6 7 (24.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 7 (24.14%) LTE
6 7 (24.14%) Radio Access Network
6 7 (24.14%) 2G
6 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (24.14%) Huawei
6 7 (24.14%) Coaching
7 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) SNMP
1 7 (24.14%) Telnet
1 7 (24.14%) 3G
1 7 (24.14%) LTE
1 7 (24.14%) Radio Access Network
1 7 (24.14%) 2G
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) 4G
4 2 (6.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.90%) DTS
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
1 4 (13.79%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (13.79%) Maven
2 3 (10.34%) Ant
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Hudson
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (13.79%) Publishing
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Database Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Leader
3 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Perl Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.45%) ETL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) JSON
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) REST
2 5 (17.24%) jQuery
3 4 (13.79%) WinForms
3 4 (13.79%) Spring
3 4 (13.79%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (13.79%) XSLT
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) SOAP
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.90%) Struts
4 2 (6.90%) ADO.NET
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.90%) DHTML
4 2 (6.90%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (3.45%) HATEOAS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Structures
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.24%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) UNIX
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (27.59%) ETL
3 7 (24.14%) Coaching
4 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Validation
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
6 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) MVC
8 2 (6.90%) Database Tuning
8 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.45%) Microservices
9 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 7 (24.14%) Perl
5 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.90%) VBScript
7 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (3.45%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) XQuery
8 1 (3.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) Nortel
3 7 (24.14%) Ericsson
3 7 (24.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 7 (24.14%) Huawei
4 5 (17.24%) Business Objects
4 5 (17.24%) Greenplum
5 4 (13.79%) Talend
6 3 (10.34%) Adobe
7 1 (3.45%) ForgeRock
7 1 (3.45%) IBM