The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 17 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing XML 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.30% 0.80% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.05% 3.57% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £375 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +17.18%

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
38 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 29.92% 22.40% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 34
Median daily rate £450 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £330 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 Guildford region with a requirement for XML.

1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Apache
4 8 (57.14%) SOAP
4 8 (57.14%) REST
5 6 (42.86%) Spring
5 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) HTTP
5 6 (42.86%) HTTPS
5 6 (42.86%) JAXB
6 5 (35.71%) MySQL
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) Maven
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) Middleware
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Law
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Telnet
8 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
8 3 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 3 (21.43%) XSD
8 3 (21.43%) MS Office
8 3 (21.43%) Unix

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 10 (71.43%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) Mule
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (7.14%) IBM Domino
4 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
4 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.14%) QuickPlace
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) HTTP
1 6 (42.86%) HTTPS
2 3 (21.43%) Telnet
3 2 (14.29%) 2G
3 2 (14.29%) 3G
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) LTE
3 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Checkstyle
3 2 (14.29%) Cobertura
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) NetBeans
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Linux Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Designer
6 1 (7.14%) Domino Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Automation Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Lotus Notes Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) REST
1 8 (57.14%) SOAP
2 6 (42.86%) JAXB
2 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) Middleware
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (21.43%) Apache Camel
4 3 (21.43%) Apache CXF
4 3 (21.43%) JMS
4 3 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (21.43%) XSD
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) JAX-RS
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) OAuth2
5 2 (14.29%) SAML
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
4 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
4 3 (21.43%) Release Management
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) CQRS
5 2 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) OWASP
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 2 (14.29%) SOLID
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) The Twelve-Factor App
6 1 (7.14%) API Development
6 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) LotusScript
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PA-DSS
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (7.14%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Ericsson
3 2 (14.29%) Greenplum
3 2 (14.29%) Huawei
3 2 (14.29%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (14.29%) Nortel
3 2 (14.29%) Samsung
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos
4 1 (7.14%) Talend
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO