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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 19 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.92% 1.05% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 5.71% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £375 £343 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.55 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +18.51%
XML
Surrey

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
26 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 23.85% 18.32% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 12
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016, 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 (55.56%) Telecoms
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Network Planning
3 3 (33.33%) RNC
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) 2G
3 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 3 (33.33%) DTS
3 3 (33.33%) FTP
3 3 (33.33%) Mapinfo
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (33.33%) 3G
3 3 (33.33%) JBoss
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) DHTML
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) 2G
1 3 (33.33%) 3G
1 3 (33.33%) FTP
1 3 (33.33%) LTE
1 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (33.33%) RNC
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DTS
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Databuild Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 3 (33.33%) Ajax
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) DHTML
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Network Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Database Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) HNC
1 1 (11.11%) HND
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Mapinfo
3 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Rackspace