The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 25 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing XML 113 88 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.41% 6.54% 9.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.04% 24.65% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 72 66
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£400 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £498 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -38.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
434 357 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.46% 26.54% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 234 214
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 21
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £17.04 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +13 19 £255 -29.65% 3
Guildford +4 17 £400 +42.85% 8
Leatherhead +2 16 £450 +12.50%
Camberley - 12 £425 - 2
Farnham - 3 - -
Staines -3 2 £400 +6.66% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 2 - - 2
Weybridge -6 1 - -
Dorking - 1 £400 -
Egham - - - - 2
Esher - - - -
Cobham - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 2
Reigate - - - -
Godalming - - - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 76 (34.39%) SQL
2 68 (30.77%) Java
2 68 (30.77%) XSLT
3 65 (29.41%) .NET
4 61 (27.60%) JavaScript
5 59 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (25.34%) HTML
7 49 (22.17%) Python
8 47 (21.27%) C#
8 47 (21.27%) Visual Studio
9 46 (20.81%) CSS
10 45 (20.36%) Publishing
11 43 (19.46%) Web Services
12 42 (19.00%) ASP.NET
13 41 (18.55%) Microsoft
14 40 (18.10%) SQL Server
14 40 (18.10%) Scrum
15 37 (16.74%) jQuery
16 36 (16.29%) Windows
17 35 (15.84%) Internet
17 35 (15.84%) MVC
18 34 (15.38%) XQuery
18 34 (15.38%) CRM
19 31 (14.03%) Security Cleared
20 30 (13.57%) SC Cleared
20 30 (13.57%) REST
21 28 (12.67%) VB.NET
21 28 (12.67%) WCF
22 26 (11.76%) SharePoint
22 26 (11.76%) Workflow

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 26 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.88%) IIS
2 13 (5.88%) Node.js
3 11 (4.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (3.62%) Confluence
5 7 (3.17%) Documentum
6 6 (2.71%) JBoss
7 5 (2.26%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.26%) Mule
8 3 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.36%) CMS
9 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.45%) FileNet
10 1 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.45%) JRun
10 1 (0.45%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.45%) Apache
10 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (9.50%) MS Office
1 21 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 10 (4.52%) Fireworks
4 7 (3.17%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.71%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.90%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 20 (9.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.26%) Force.com
2 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.36%) Office 365
3 2 (0.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.84%) Internet
2 7 (3.17%) 3G
2 7 (3.17%) Telnet
2 7 (3.17%) 2G
2 7 (3.17%) SNMP
2 7 (3.17%) LTE
2 7 (3.17%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (2.26%) DNS
3 5 (2.26%) DHCP
4 3 (1.36%) FTP
5 2 (0.90%) HTTP
5 2 (0.90%) SSL
5 2 (0.90%) SAN
5 2 (0.90%) 4G
6 1 (0.45%) LDAP
6 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.45%) VPN
6 1 (0.45%) ASN.1
6 1 (0.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 11 (4.98%) DTS
4 11 (4.98%) MySQL
5 10 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.62%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.62%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.17%) MarkLogic
7 7 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.71%) Apache Accumulo
8 6 (2.71%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.71%) Big Data
9 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.81%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.81%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (21.27%) Visual Studio
2 24 (10.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.33%) Subversion
4 13 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.43%) JUnit
5 12 (5.43%) JIRA
6 11 (4.98%) Dreamweaver
6 11 (4.98%) Maven
7 7 (3.17%) Ant
8 6 (2.71%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.26%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.26%) Selenium
9 5 (2.26%) Hudson
10 4 (1.81%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.81%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (1.81%) Toad
11 3 (1.36%) NUnit
11 3 (1.36%) TestDirector
11 3 (1.36%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (1.36%) QARun
General
1 45 (20.36%) Publishing
2 24 (10.86%) Finance
3 16 (7.24%) Banking
4 12 (5.43%) Legal
5 5 (2.26%) Marketing
6 3 (1.36%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.90%) Retail
7 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 105 (47.51%) Developer
2 30 (13.57%) Analyst
3 25 (11.31%) .NET Developer
4 19 (8.60%) Architect
5 15 (6.79%) Java Developer
6 14 (6.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 12 (5.43%) Test Analyst
7 12 (5.43%) SharePoint Developer
8 11 (4.98%) Designer
9 10 (4.52%) Content Editor
9 10 (4.52%) Graphic Designer
9 10 (4.52%) Consultant
9 10 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (4.52%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.07%) Tester
11 7 (3.17%) Development Consultant
12 6 (2.71%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (2.71%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Developer
13 5 (2.26%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (30.77%) XSLT
2 65 (29.41%) .NET
3 56 (25.34%) HTML
4 46 (20.81%) CSS
5 43 (19.46%) Web Services
6 42 (19.00%) ASP.NET
7 37 (16.74%) jQuery
8 30 (13.57%) REST
9 28 (12.67%) WCF
10 23 (10.41%) SOAP
11 20 (9.05%) Spring
12 19 (8.60%) HTML5
13 17 (7.69%) JSON
14 15 (6.79%) AngularJS
15 14 (6.33%) WF
15 14 (6.33%) XSD
16 13 (5.88%) CSS3
17 12 (5.43%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (5.43%) J2EE
17 12 (5.43%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.33%) Data Structures
3 12 (5.43%) User Experience
4 10 (4.52%) W3C
5 7 (3.17%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.71%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.71%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.71%) Smart Meter
7 5 (2.26%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.81%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.36%) Semantic Web
9 3 (1.36%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.90%) Social Media
10 2 (0.90%) Replication
11 1 (0.45%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.45%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.45%) Wiki
11 1 (0.45%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.29%) Windows
2 24 (10.86%) UNIX
3 11 (4.98%) Linux
3 11 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.90%) Solaris
5 1 (0.45%) Android
5 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.10%) Scrum
3 35 (15.84%) MVC
4 34 (15.38%) CRM
5 26 (11.76%) Workflow
6 19 (8.60%) Software Testing
7 18 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (7.69%) SOA
9 16 (7.24%) OO
10 13 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (5.43%) ETL
12 11 (4.98%) Validation
12 11 (4.98%) Automated Testing
13 10 (4.52%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (4.52%) Unit Testing
13 10 (4.52%) TDD
13 10 (4.52%) BDD
13 10 (4.52%) Coaching
14 9 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (3.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (34.39%) SQL
2 68 (30.77%) Java
3 61 (27.60%) JavaScript
4 49 (22.17%) Python
5 47 (21.27%) C#
6 34 (15.38%) XQuery
7 28 (12.67%) VB.NET
8 14 (6.33%) VB
9 13 (5.88%) VB6
9 13 (5.88%) VBScript
10 11 (4.98%) Perl
11 8 (3.62%) C++
11 8 (3.62%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.26%) Apex Code
12 5 (2.26%) XPath
12 5 (2.26%) PHP
13 4 (1.81%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.36%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.36%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (14.03%) Security Cleared
2 30 (13.57%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.52%) Degree
3 10 (4.52%) ISEB
4 2 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.45%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.45%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.41%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.45%) EMIR
2 1 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 4 (1.81%) Ansible
2 3 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (18.55%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.50%) Oracle
3 17 (7.69%) Adobe
4 11 (4.98%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.17%) Huawei
5 7 (3.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 7 (3.17%) Nortel
5 7 (3.17%) Business Objects
5 7 (3.17%) Ericsson
6 5 (2.26%) Greenplum
7 4 (1.81%) Informatica
7 4 (1.81%) Talend
7 4 (1.81%) IBM
8 2 (0.90%) Nintex
8 2 (0.90%) Sencha
8 2 (0.90%) Twitter
8 2 (0.90%) SAP
9 1 (0.45%) Software AG
9 1 (0.45%) hybris
9 1 (0.45%) TIBCO
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