The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 51 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing XML 885 862 1135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.99% 3.65% 4.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.21% 11.64% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 597 792
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Median hourly rate £46.50 £19.72 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.86% -56.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.26 £19.21 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.30 £25.28 £50.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.58%
XML
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7250 7408 7128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.72% 31.38% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5475 5415 5117
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 52 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £51.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in London

XML
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in London

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in London

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in London

XML
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

XML Hourly Rate Histogram in London

XML
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 139 £450 - 43
Docklands, London +16 11 £371 -9.45% 1
Canary Wharf +12 10 £400 +29.03%
Croydon -13 6 £425 +21.42% 5
Harrow - 5 £500 -
Uxbridge +4 4 £475 +22.58% 2
Osterley - 4 £515 -
Bromley -6 3 £650 +30.00% 3
Feltham -4 2 £340 -14.46%
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for XML.

1 789 (47.30%) Java
2 694 (41.61%) JavaScript
3 653 (39.15%) HTML
4 622 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
5 610 (36.57%) SQL
6 565 (33.87%) Web Services
7 508 (30.46%) CSS
8 439 (26.32%) Oracle
9 403 (24.16%) Finance
10 386 (23.14%) JSON
11 381 (22.84%) REST
12 371 (22.24%) SOAP
13 302 (18.11%) .NET
14 281 (16.85%) Linux
15 270 (16.19%) Scrum
16 267 (16.01%) C#
17 258 (15.47%) Spring
18 254 (15.23%) SQL Server
19 246 (14.75%) TDD
20 234 (14.03%) Git (software)
21 232 (13.91%) Banking
22 226 (13.55%) Unix
23 224 (13.43%) XSLT
24 218 (13.07%) OO
25 205 (12.29%) HTML5
26 200 (11.99%) jQuery
27 188 (11.27%) SOA
27 188 (11.27%) Subversion
28 186 (11.15%) J2EE
29 184 (11.03%) Ajax

XML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 121 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 105 (6.29%) WebLogic
3 103 (6.18%) WebSphere
4 84 (5.04%) CMS
5 65 (3.90%) Apache
6 63 (3.78%) Confluence
7 60 (3.60%) SharePoint
8 53 (3.18%) IIS
9 49 (2.94%) JBoss
10 39 (2.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 34 (2.04%) Mule
12 32 (1.92%) Jetty
13 29 (1.74%) nginx
13 29 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
14 23 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
15 21 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
15 21 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
16 18 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
17 17 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
18 14 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 83 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 43 (2.58%) MS Office
3 26 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.20%) Photoshop
5 18 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.42%) MS Project
7 6 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.36%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.24%) PaintShop Pro
9 3 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.18%) Mingle
10 1 (0.060%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.060%) Edge Animate
10 1 (0.060%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.060%) GIMP
10 1 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.060%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.66%) Adobe Campaign
5 11 (0.66%) Magento
5 11 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
6 9 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
7 8 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (0.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 8 (0.48%) Radian6
7 8 (0.48%) Social Studio
8 7 (0.42%) ION MarketView
9 5 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (1.92%) GitHub
4 18 (1.08%) SaaS
5 12 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.60%) Force.com
7 8 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (0.48%) Office 365
8 7 (0.42%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.30%) Boomi
9 5 (0.30%) PaaS
10 4 (0.24%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.24%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.24%) Lucidchart
11 3 (0.18%) IaaS
12 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 147 (8.81%) HTTP
2 50 (3.00%) LDAP
3 28 (1.68%) Internet
4 26 (1.56%) SNMP
4 26 (1.56%) SSL
5 25 (1.50%) Firewall
5 25 (1.50%) FTP
6 21 (1.26%) TCP/IP
7 19 (1.14%) LAN
8 18 (1.08%) WAN
9 15 (0.90%) DNS
9 15 (0.90%) SAN
10 12 (0.72%) HTTPS
11 11 (0.66%) CTI
12 10 (0.60%) FCoE
12 10 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (0.60%) iSCSI
12 10 (0.60%) Multicast
12 10 (0.60%) NAS
13 9 (0.54%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (15.23%) SQL Server
2 136 (8.15%) Oracle Database
3 134 (8.03%) Relational Database
4 123 (7.37%) MySQL
5 84 (5.04%) NoSQL
6 79 (4.74%) MongoDB
7 60 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
8 57 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 51 (3.06%) RDBMS
10 47 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 42 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 41 (2.46%) Hadoop
13 39 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
14 38 (2.28%) Neo4j
15 36 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
16 34 (2.04%) Apache Hive
16 34 (2.04%) Big Data
17 32 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
18 29 (1.74%) Impala
19 27 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 234 (14.03%) Git (software)
2 188 (11.27%) Subversion
3 177 (10.61%) JIRA
4 162 (9.71%) Maven
5 127 (7.61%) JUnit
6 121 (7.25%) Jenkins
7 99 (5.94%) Selenium
8 98 (5.88%) Eclipse
9 95 (5.70%) Cucumber
10 64 (3.84%) SoapUI
11 61 (3.66%) Visual Studio
12 51 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
13 50 (3.00%) IntelliJ
14 49 (2.94%) Ant
15 44 (2.64%) TeamCity
16 36 (2.16%) Mockito
17 27 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 25 (1.50%) Grunt
18 25 (1.50%) WebDriver
19 24 (1.44%) JMeter
General
1 403 (24.16%) Finance
2 232 (13.91%) Banking
3 81 (4.86%) Investment Banking
4 70 (4.20%) Marketing
5 67 (4.02%) Retail
6 64 (3.84%) Front Office
7 48 (2.88%) Telecoms
8 39 (2.34%) Publishing
9 34 (2.04%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.56%) Back Office
10 26 (1.56%) Legal
11 24 (1.44%) Advertising
12 22 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (1.02%) Law
14 16 (0.96%) Games
15 15 (0.90%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.72%) Electronics
17 6 (0.36%) International Banking
17 6 (0.36%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 912 (54.68%) Developer
2 278 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 198 (11.87%) Architect
4 145 (8.69%) Analyst
5 131 (7.85%) Senior Developer
6 103 (6.18%) .NET Developer
7 98 (5.88%) Consultant
8 77 (4.62%) C# Developer
9 65 (3.90%) JavaScript Developer
10 59 (3.54%) ServiceNow Developer
11 55 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
11 55 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
11 55 (3.30%) SQL Developer
12 54 (3.24%) Agile Developer
13 53 (3.18%) XML Developer
14 51 (3.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 49 (2.94%) Lead Developer
16 47 (2.82%) C# .NET Developer
17 45 (2.70%) Business Analyst
18 44 (2.64%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 653 (39.15%) HTML
2 565 (33.87%) Web Services
3 508 (30.46%) CSS
4 386 (23.14%) JSON
5 381 (22.84%) REST
6 371 (22.24%) SOAP
7 302 (18.11%) .NET
8 258 (15.47%) Spring
9 224 (13.43%) XSLT
10 205 (12.29%) HTML5
11 200 (11.99%) jQuery
12 186 (11.15%) J2EE
13 184 (11.03%) Ajax
14 173 (10.37%) AngularJS
15 161 (9.65%) XSD
16 153 (9.17%) JMS
17 144 (8.63%) JSP
18 126 (7.55%) CSS3
19 124 (7.43%) ASP.NET
20 121 (7.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 132 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (4.80%) Computer Science
3 76 (4.56%) User Experience
4 58 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 51 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 49 (2.94%) Fixed Income
7 40 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 38 (2.28%) Derivative
9 37 (2.22%) Data Integration
10 28 (1.68%) Equities
10 28 (1.68%) Management Information System
11 25 (1.50%) Hedge funds
12 24 (1.44%) N-Tier
13 22 (1.32%) Video on Demand
14 21 (1.26%) SWIFT
15 17 (1.02%) Reference Data
16 16 (0.96%) IVR
17 15 (0.90%) Digital Media
17 15 (0.90%) Fat Client
17 15 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 281 (16.85%) Linux
2 226 (13.55%) Unix
3 153 (9.17%) Windows
4 64 (3.84%) Apple iOS
5 62 (3.72%) Android
6 28 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (1.62%) Solaris
8 18 (1.08%) Windows Server
9 11 (0.66%) CentOS
10 10 (0.60%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.42%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.30%) Mac OS X Server
12 5 (0.30%) VxWorks
13 4 (0.24%) AIX
13 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.18%) HPUX
14 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (16.19%) Scrum
3 246 (14.75%) TDD
4 218 (13.07%) OO
5 188 (11.27%) SOA
6 178 (10.67%) MVC
7 148 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
8 144 (8.63%) SDLC
9 142 (8.51%) Data Modelling
10 119 (7.13%) BDD
11 105 (6.29%) UML
12 104 (6.24%) E-Commerce
13 98 (5.88%) ETL
13 98 (5.88%) Web Development
14 94 (5.64%) Open Source
15 93 (5.58%) Unit Testing
16 84 (5.04%) Software Engineering
17 83 (4.98%) DevOps
17 83 (4.98%) Project Management
18 78 (4.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 789 (47.30%) Java
2 694 (41.61%) JavaScript
3 610 (36.57%) SQL
4 267 (16.01%) C#
5 145 (8.69%) PHP
6 126 (7.55%) PL/SQL
7 100 (6.00%) Python
8 90 (5.40%) Perl
9 80 (4.80%) C++
10 74 (4.44%) T-SQL
11 65 (3.90%) C
12 59 (3.54%) Shell Script
13 56 (3.36%) Ruby
14 42 (2.52%) VB
15 41 (2.46%) XPath
16 40 (2.40%) VB.NET
17 35 (2.10%) VBA
18 33 (1.98%) Scala
19 32 (1.92%) Bash Shell
20 28 (1.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 167 (10.01%) Degree
2 70 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.02%) DV Cleared
5 14 (0.84%) ISEB
6 11 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.66%) PMP
7 10 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.54%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.18%) MBA
12 2 (0.12%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.12%) CISSP
12 2 (0.12%) IBM Certification
12 2 (0.12%) MCSD
13 1 (0.060%) MCP
13 1 (0.060%) MCSE
13 1 (0.060%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.22%) QA
2 29 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 16 (0.96%) MiFID
3 16 (0.96%) SEPA
4 11 (0.66%) ISO20022
5 9 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (0.54%) HL7
6 7 (0.42%) COBIT
6 7 (0.42%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.36%) EMIR
8 4 (0.24%) SDET
8 4 (0.24%) SLA
9 3 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.060%) DICOM
11 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.060%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (2.64%) Docker
2 37 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.68%) Active Directory
4 20 (1.20%) KVM
4 20 (1.20%) Xen
5 17 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (0.66%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.60%) NFS
7 10 (0.60%) SRDF
8 7 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.36%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.30%) vCloud
10 5 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.30%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.18%) Firmware
12 2 (0.12%) vSphere
13 1 (0.060%) NDS
13 1 (0.060%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 1 (0.060%) Shibboleth
13 1 (0.060%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 38 (2.28%) Puppet
2 23 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
3 21 (1.26%) Nagios
3 21 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (1.08%) SCCM
5 15 (0.90%) Ansible
6 13 (0.78%) Control-M
7 11 (0.66%) HP SiteScope
8 7 (0.42%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.42%) yum
9 6 (0.36%) Kibana
9 6 (0.36%) logstash
9 6 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (0.30%) Casper Suite
10 5 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.30%) Terraform
10 5 (0.30%) vRealize
10 5 (0.30%) Zenoss
11 4 (0.24%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 439 (26.32%) Oracle
2 183 (10.97%) Microsoft
3 119 (7.13%) IBM
4 72 (4.32%) ServiceNow
5 56 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
6 53 (3.18%) Adobe
7 52 (3.12%) VMware
8 51 (3.06%) Informatica
9 45 (2.70%) MuleSoft
10 40 (2.40%) TIBCO
11 39 (2.34%) Sybase
12 35 (2.10%) Red Hat
13 33 (1.98%) HP
14 32 (1.92%) Google
15 28 (1.68%) SAP
16 27 (1.62%) hybris
17 22 (1.32%) Teradata
18 21 (1.26%) BEA
18 21 (1.26%) Guidewire
19 20 (1.20%) Talend
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Coded People
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
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London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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London
JM
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LA International
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Nakama
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London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen
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London
Mortimer Spinks
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London
Rullion IT Plus
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London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
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London
Harvey Nash plc
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TEKsystems
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City, London
Eames Consulting
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Careerwise UK Limited
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Involved Solutions Ltd
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Rullion IT Plus
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McGregor Boyall
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Oliver Bernard
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TEKsystems
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Harrington Starr
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Marcus Donald People
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Square One Resources
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Bromley, Kent
McGregor Boyall
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East London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £650 per hour
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Experis Ltd
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