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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 6 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing XML 40 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 24.69% 12.50% 10.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.67% 42.86% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 9 2
Average daily rate £430 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £430 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £450 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +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 Leatherhead region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
96 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 59.26% 29.17% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 20 7
Average daily rate £445 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £450 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 70 (94.59%) Security Cleared
2 69 (93.24%) SC Cleared
3 49 (66.22%) SQL
4 45 (60.81%) SOAP
4 45 (60.81%) SoapUI
5 40 (54.05%) HP
6 38 (51.35%) HP Quality Center
7 33 (44.59%) Test Management
8 32 (43.24%) XML Messaging
9 28 (37.84%) Web Services
10 27 (36.49%) Java
11 24 (32.43%) Defect Management
12 23 (31.08%) PL/SQL
12 23 (31.08%) Use Case
13 17 (22.97%) Unix
13 17 (22.97%) ISTQB
13 17 (22.97%) PowerShell
14 16 (21.62%) Linux
14 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
14 16 (21.62%) .NET
15 15 (20.27%) Eclipse
16 14 (18.92%) Oracle
16 14 (18.92%) JSON
16 14 (18.92%) Test Scripting
16 14 (18.92%) TestNG
17 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
17 13 (17.57%) VB.NET
17 13 (17.57%) C#
17 13 (17.57%) Windows
17 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (6.76%) JBoss
2 4 (5.41%) Apache
2 4 (5.41%) CMS
3 3 (4.05%) Drupal
3 3 (4.05%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) Joomla!
3 3 (4.05%) nginx
3 3 (4.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.35%) MS Office
1 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.70%) SSL
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.35%) IKE
3 1 (1.35%) IPsec
3 1 (1.35%) SSH
3 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.05%) VoltDB
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (60.81%) SoapUI
2 15 (20.27%) Eclipse
3 14 (18.92%) TestNG
4 12 (16.22%) Selenium
4 12 (16.22%) Subversion
5 7 (9.46%) Maven
6 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.41%) JUnit
8 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.05%) JBehave
8 3 (4.05%) JIRA
8 3 (4.05%) JMeter
9 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (32.43%) Developer
2 19 (25.68%) Analyst
3 18 (24.32%) Test Analyst
4 14 (18.92%) XML Analyst
5 13 (17.57%) .NET Developer
6 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 12 (16.22%) Test Manager
7 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (13.51%) C# Developer
8 10 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (13.51%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (13.51%) VB.NET Developer
9 9 (12.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (12.16%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (12.16%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (12.16%) XML Developer
10 8 (10.81%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 7 (9.46%) Java Developer
12 6 (8.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (60.81%) SOAP
2 32 (43.24%) XML Messaging
3 28 (37.84%) Web Services
4 16 (21.62%) .NET
5 14 (18.92%) JSON
6 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
7 9 (12.16%) HTML
8 6 (8.11%) CSS
9 4 (5.41%) Java EE
10 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (4.05%) Entity Framework
10 3 (4.05%) HTML5
10 3 (4.05%) jQuery
10 3 (4.05%) LINQ
10 3 (4.05%) WCF
10 3 (4.05%) XSLT
11 2 (2.70%) Google Closure
11 2 (2.70%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (1.35%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) PKI
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.70%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.97%) Unix
2 16 (21.62%) Linux
3 13 (17.57%) Windows
4 3 (4.05%) Debian
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Test Management
2 24 (32.43%) Defect Management
3 23 (31.08%) Use Case
4 14 (18.92%) Test Scripting
5 13 (17.57%) MVC
5 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
6 11 (14.86%) Incident Management
7 10 (13.51%) MVVM
8 8 (10.81%) Test Planning
9 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.11%) TDD
10 6 (8.11%) Web Development
11 5 (6.76%) Integration Testing
11 5 (6.76%) Scrum
11 5 (6.76%) Security Testing
11 5 (6.76%) Validation
12 4 (5.41%) User Stories
13 3 (4.05%) Multithreading
13 3 (4.05%) System Integration Testing
13 3 (4.05%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (66.22%) SQL
2 27 (36.49%) Java
3 23 (31.08%) PL/SQL
4 17 (22.97%) PowerShell
5 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
6 13 (17.57%) C#
6 13 (17.57%) VB.NET
7 12 (16.22%) XAML
8 9 (12.16%) VBA
9 7 (9.46%) Perl
10 4 (5.41%) PHP
10 4 (5.41%) Python
11 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.35%) C++
12 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (94.59%) Security Cleared
2 69 (93.24%) SC Cleared
3 17 (22.97%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (51.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.35%) Ansible
2 1 (1.35%) yum
Vendors
1 40 (54.05%) HP
2 14 (18.92%) Oracle
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco
4 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.35%) VMware
Leatherhead, Surrey
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