The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 40 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing XML 42 98 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.00% 7.21% 6.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.61% 21.30% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 85 64
Median daily rate £380 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% +3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £305 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £384 £369
% change year-on-year
-0.97% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
XML
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
269 460 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.59% 33.82% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 342 288
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 6
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

XML
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Woking -6 15 £320 +16.36%
Leatherhead -4 8 £413 -6.25% 3
Guildford -3 6 £475 +11.76% 1
Weybridge +4 3 - - 2
Staines - 2 £525 - 1
Redhill +2 1 £355 -8.38% 1
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for XML.

1 54 (47.37%) SQL
2 51 (44.74%) C#
3 38 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (30.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (30.70%) Java
5 33 (28.95%) SOAP
6 31 (27.19%) Web Services
6 31 (27.19%) .NET
7 30 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 27 (23.68%) Oracle
9 25 (21.93%) XSLT
9 25 (21.93%) Linux
9 25 (21.93%) Selenium
10 21 (18.42%) QA
10 21 (18.42%) Security Cleared
10 21 (18.42%) SpecFlow
11 20 (17.54%) SC Cleared
11 20 (17.54%) SQL Server
12 17 (14.91%) WCF
13 16 (14.04%) RESTful
13 16 (14.04%) TDD
13 16 (14.04%) Publishing
13 16 (14.04%) BDD
13 16 (14.04%) DevOps
14 15 (13.16%) Workflow
14 15 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (12.28%) Test Automation
15 14 (12.28%) NUnit
15 14 (12.28%) Regression Testing
15 14 (12.28%) Scrum

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 12 (10.53%) Apache
2 10 (8.77%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (7.89%) JBoss
4 6 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (4.39%) LiveCycle
6 4 (3.51%) IIS
7 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.88%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.75%) MS Office
2 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.28%) Internet
2 4 (3.51%) LDAP
3 3 (2.63%) SNMP
4 2 (1.75%) 2G
4 2 (1.75%) 3G
4 2 (1.75%) DHCP
4 2 (1.75%) DNS
4 2 (1.75%) HTTP
4 2 (1.75%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.75%) LTE
4 2 (1.75%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (1.75%) Telnet
5 1 (0.88%) DVB
5 1 (0.88%) Firewall
5 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.14%) MarkLogic
4 6 (5.26%) MySQL
5 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.88%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 35 (30.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (21.93%) Selenium
3 21 (18.42%) SpecFlow
4 14 (12.28%) NUnit
5 12 (10.53%) WebDriver
6 10 (8.77%) Git (software)
7 9 (7.89%) JUnit
8 8 (7.02%) MSTest
8 8 (7.02%) Visual Studio
9 7 (6.14%) SoapUI
10 5 (4.39%) Eclipse
10 5 (4.39%) Subversion
11 3 (2.63%) Maven
11 3 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (1.75%) Checkstyle
12 2 (1.75%) Cobertura
12 2 (1.75%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.88%) JBehave
13 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (14.04%) Publishing
2 8 (7.02%) Finance
3 5 (4.39%) Legal
4 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (44.74%) Developer
2 19 (16.67%) Analyst
3 17 (14.91%) Test Analyst
4 14 (12.28%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.65%) .NET Developer
6 10 (8.77%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.77%) Tester
7 9 (7.89%) Automation Tester
7 9 (7.89%) SQL Developer
8 8 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.02%) CRM Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Test Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Build and Configuration Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Build Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Configuration Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Database Developer
9 7 (6.14%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Release and Configuration Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.95%) SOAP
2 31 (27.19%) .NET
2 31 (27.19%) Web Services
3 25 (21.93%) XSLT
4 17 (14.91%) WCF
5 16 (14.04%) RESTful
6 13 (11.40%) HTML
7 12 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 10 (8.77%) .NET Framework
9 8 (7.02%) CSS
10 7 (6.14%) REST
10 7 (6.14%) XSD
11 6 (5.26%) jQuery
11 6 (5.26%) Spring
12 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (4.39%) JMS
12 5 (4.39%) JSON
12 5 (4.39%) Silverlight
12 5 (4.39%) XML Messaging
13 4 (3.51%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.63%) STB
3 2 (1.75%) AS400
3 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.75%) Cryptography
3 2 (1.75%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.93%) Linux
2 14 (12.28%) Windows
3 11 (9.65%) Unix
4 9 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (14.04%) BDD
2 16 (14.04%) DevOps
2 16 (14.04%) TDD
3 15 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (13.16%) Workflow
4 14 (12.28%) Regression Testing
4 14 (12.28%) Scrum
4 14 (12.28%) Test Automation
5 12 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (10.53%) MVVM
5 12 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 11 (9.65%) MVC
7 10 (8.77%) Kanban
8 9 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (7.02%) CRM
9 8 (7.02%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.14%) Content Analysis
10 7 (6.14%) Web Development
11 6 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.37%) SQL
2 51 (44.74%) C#
3 35 (30.70%) Java
4 14 (12.28%) Python
5 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
6 12 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 11 (9.65%) PowerShell
8 8 (7.02%) XQuery
9 3 (2.63%) C++
9 3 (2.63%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.75%) Perl
10 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.88%) ABAP
11 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.88%) VB
11 1 (0.88%) VBA
11 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 20 (17.54%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.02%) Degree
3 8 (7.02%) ISEB
4 6 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.88%) CCNA
6 1 (0.88%) CCNP
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.88%) MCITP
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.42%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) PA-DSS
2 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.75%) NDS
1 2 (1.75%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) Ansible
1 8 (7.02%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.75%) logstash
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.88%) Bacula
3 1 (0.88%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.88%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 30 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.68%) Oracle
3 8 (7.02%) HP
4 6 (5.26%) SAP
5 5 (4.39%) Adobe
5 5 (4.39%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.63%) Talend
7 2 (1.75%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.75%) Greenplum
7 2 (1.75%) Huawei
7 2 (1.75%) Nokia Networks
7 2 (1.75%) Nortel
7 2 (1.75%) Novell
7 2 (1.75%) Samsung
7 2 (1.75%) Splunk
7 2 (1.75%) Sybase
7 2 (1.75%) VMware
8 1 (0.88%) Google
8 1 (0.88%) Siebel
8 1 (0.88%) TIBCO