The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

XML
Surrey / Leatherhead
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1  
Contract jobs citing XML 4 37 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 7.69% 32.17% 28.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 57.81% 59.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 37 28
Median daily rate £425 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £400 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +19.40% -10.54%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 16 64 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 30.77% 55.65% 48.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 62 47
Median daily rate £365 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.88% +4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leatherhead citing XML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Leatherhead

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XML in Leatherhead.

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Leatherhead

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Leatherhead over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Leatherhead

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) XML Messaging
4 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) User Experience
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) XSLT

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Trac
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Unix Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) XML Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) XML Messaging
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) SUSE
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Test Management
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
2 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Apple