The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 3 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing XML 53 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 41.73% 7.14% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 67.95% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 52 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £33.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.85% -3.64%
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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 Leatherhead region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 61.42% 28.57% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 8 13
Average daily rate £400 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £400 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 64 (98.46%) Security Cleared
2 63 (96.92%) SC Cleared
3 53 (81.54%) HP
4 50 (76.92%) HP Quality Center
5 49 (75.38%) Test Management
6 47 (72.31%) SQL
7 44 (67.69%) Use Case
8 40 (61.54%) SoapUI
9 39 (60.00%) XML Messaging
10 38 (58.46%) SOAP
11 33 (50.77%) PL/SQL
12 32 (49.23%) Telecoms
13 31 (47.69%) UNIX
13 31 (47.69%) ISTQB
14 28 (43.08%) Perl
15 24 (36.92%) Oracle
16 22 (33.85%) Test Scripting
17 20 (30.77%) Shell Script
17 20 (30.77%) Test Planning
18 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database
19 17 (26.15%) TCP/IP
19 17 (26.15%) Java
20 16 (24.62%) Security Testing
20 16 (24.62%) Validation
21 13 (20.00%) System Testing
22 11 (16.92%) Incident Management
23 9 (13.85%) Subversion
24 7 (10.77%) Eclipse
24 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
25 6 (9.23%) Test Automation

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 (3.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.15%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.62%) FTP
3 1 (1.54%) IKE
3 1 (1.54%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.08%) VoltDB
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (61.54%) SoapUI
2 9 (13.85%) Subversion
3 7 (10.77%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.69%) TestNG
5 4 (6.15%) Selenium
6 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.08%) JMeter
6 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.08%) Trac
7 1 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (49.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Analyst
2 25 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 14 (21.54%) Test Manager
4 12 (18.46%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) Architect
6 8 (12.31%) Test Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Tester
8 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.62%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Release Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Tester
9 2 (3.08%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (60.00%) XML Messaging
2 38 (58.46%) SOAP
3 6 (9.23%) HTML
3 6 (9.23%) CSS
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) XSD
5 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.08%) .NET
5 2 (3.08%) Ajax
5 2 (3.08%) WCF
5 2 (3.08%) jQuery
6 1 (1.54%) GWT
6 1 (1.54%) Spring
6 1 (1.54%) J2EE
6 1 (1.54%) XSLT
6 1 (1.54%) CGI
6 1 (1.54%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Smart Meter
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) W3C
2 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 31 (47.69%) UNIX
2 4 (6.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (75.38%) Test Management
2 44 (67.69%) Use Case
3 22 (33.85%) Test Scripting
4 20 (30.77%) Test Planning
5 16 (24.62%) Security Testing
5 16 (24.62%) Validation
6 13 (20.00%) System Testing
7 11 (16.92%) Incident Management
8 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.69%) Usability Testing
10 4 (6.15%) Performance Testing
11 3 (4.62%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (4.62%) Software Delivery
11 3 (4.62%) Web Accessibility
12 2 (3.08%) Workflow
12 2 (3.08%) SDLC
12 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (3.08%) TDD
12 2 (3.08%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (72.31%) SQL
2 33 (50.77%) PL/SQL
3 28 (43.08%) Perl
4 20 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 17 (26.15%) Java
6 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.15%) VBA
8 3 (4.62%) C#
9 2 (3.08%) C++
9 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.54%) C
10 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (98.46%) Security Cleared
2 63 (96.92%) SC Cleared
3 31 (47.69%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 50 (76.92%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 53 (81.54%) HP
2 24 (36.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) Remedy
3 1 (1.54%) Google