The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 5 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing XML 6 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 12.50% 14.47% 7.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.15% 55.00% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £359 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.37% -0.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -14.28%
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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 Woking region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 27.08% 26.32% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 9
Average daily rate £300 £355 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £308 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Average hourly rate £175.00 £11.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1405.37% -33.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

XML Daily Rate Trend in Woking

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Woking region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 17 (89.47%) XSLT
2 15 (78.95%) Python
3 13 (68.42%) Internet
4 12 (63.16%) Publishing
5 9 (47.37%) XQuery
5 9 (47.37%) QA
6 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (36.84%) MarkLogic
6 7 (36.84%) JUnit
7 5 (26.32%) Legal
8 4 (21.05%) Semantic Web
8 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (15.79%) Law
10 2 (10.53%) REST
10 2 (10.53%) SQL
10 2 (10.53%) VBA
11 1 (5.26%) MySQL
11 1 (5.26%) HTML
11 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
11 1 (5.26%) PHP
11 1 (5.26%) ERP
11 1 (5.26%) SOA
11 1 (5.26%) WSDL
11 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
11 1 (5.26%) SAP
11 1 (5.26%) CSS
11 1 (5.26%) JDBC
11 1 (5.26%) SOAP
11 1 (5.26%) Web Services
11 1 (5.26%) XSL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MarkLogic
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JUnit
2 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 12 (63.16%) Publishing
2 5 (26.32%) Legal
3 3 (15.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) XML Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Content Editor
3 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) XSLT
2 2 (10.53%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) WSDL
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) JDBC
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) XSL
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Semantic Web
2 1 (5.26%) Taxonomies
2 1 (5.26%) Data Conversion
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.26%) ERP
2 1 (5.26%) SOA
2 1 (5.26%) UML
2 1 (5.26%) Scrum
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
2 1 (5.26%) Content Management
2 1 (5.26%) BPEL
2 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.26%) BDD
2 1 (5.26%) BPMN
2 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) XQuery
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) SAP
1 1 (5.26%) TIBCO