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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 25 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing XML 3 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.42% 6.33% 2.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 23.73% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.65 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +4.71%
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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
48 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 22.64% 26.70% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 26
Average daily rate £344 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
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 17 April 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) RoboHelp
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) FrameMaker
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Huawei

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) RoboHelp
1 2 (25.00%) FrameMaker
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
1 1 (12.50%) SNMP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) Telnet
1 1 (12.50%) 2G
1 1 (12.50%) LTE
1 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) DTS
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Technical Author
2 2 (25.00%) Author
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Author
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) DHTML
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Guice
3 1 (12.50%) Apache CXF
3 1 (12.50%) OSGi
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (12.50%) HATEOAS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Nortel
2 1 (12.50%) Ericsson
2 1 (12.50%) Huawei
2 1 (12.50%) Greenplum
2 1 (12.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (12.50%) Talend