The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Guildford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 19 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 15 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.85% 2.44% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.32% 8.20% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate £350 £320 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £320 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £384 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 61 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 26.03% 29.76% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 15
Average daily rate £360 £320 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML
Surrey

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 10 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) UNIX
5 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 6 (37.50%) Perl
5 6 (37.50%) TELNET
5 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (37.50%) SNMP
5 6 (37.50%) Nortel
5 6 (37.50%) Ericsson
5 6 (37.50%) Huawei
5 6 (37.50%) Web Development
5 6 (37.50%) Greenplum
5 6 (37.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 6 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (31.25%) Talend
6 5 (31.25%) 4G
6 5 (31.25%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (31.25%) 3G
6 5 (31.25%) ETL
6 5 (31.25%) 2G
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) C++
6 5 (31.25%) SOAP
6 5 (31.25%) J2EE
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) REST

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TELNET
1 6 (37.50%) SNMP
1 6 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (31.25%) 4G
2 5 (31.25%) 3G
2 5 (31.25%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
1 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Flash Builder
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.25%) WiX
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Toad
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) OSS Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Flash Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) ActionScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Developer
5 1 (6.25%) OSS Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 5 (31.25%) SOAP
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 4 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 3 (18.75%) WCF
5 3 (18.75%) XSD
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) JDBC
6 2 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) WSDL
6 2 (12.50%) Swing
6 2 (12.50%) JMS
6 2 (12.50%) Kafka
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
7 1 (6.25%) Robotlegs
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) Perl
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Nortel
2 6 (37.50%) Ericsson
2 6 (37.50%) Huawei
2 6 (37.50%) Greenplum
2 6 (37.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 5 (31.25%) Talend
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
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