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 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 6 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing XML 13 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 15.48% 10.17% 9.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.94% 31.58% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £375 £364
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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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
31 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 36.90% 32.20% 48.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 12
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £321 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 19 (95.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) Workflow
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (50.00%) SOA
3 10 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) Publishing
3 10 (50.00%) Process Management
3 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (50.00%) Ajax
3 10 (50.00%) WCF
3 10 (50.00%) jQuery
3 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 10 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (30.00%) Use Case
5 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (30.00%) Test Management
5 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
8 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (15.00%) Linux

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 10 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) IPsec
2 1 (5.00%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.00%) VoltDB
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.00%) Trac
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (50.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 10 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Release Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Release Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Testing Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
1 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (50.00%) CSS
2 10 (50.00%) Ajax
2 10 (50.00%) WCF
2 10 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (10.00%) XSD
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) XML Messaging
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Workflow
2 10 (50.00%) SOA
2 10 (50.00%) Process Management
3 6 (30.00%) Use Case
3 6 (30.00%) Test Management
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (10.00%) System Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) People Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) ION Trading