Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 6 months to 23 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 36 26
Rank change year-on-year -36 -10 -8
Contract jobs citing XML 73 123 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.61% 5.32% 6.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.84% 19.37% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 99 165
Surrey median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £300 £255
90th Percentile £580 £520 £479
South East median daily rate £420 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £46.00 -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £45.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year -12.09% +23.81% +5.00%

XML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 826 635 843
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.58% 27.47% 30.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 437 588
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £284
90th Percentile £579 £575 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 13
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £42.50 £32.08 £20.10
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.90 £51.49
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Surrey

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Surrey

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Surrey

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking -1 21 £289 -14.44%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 14 £550 -
Staines +2 5 £600 +39.53% 1
Redhill -14 2 £488 +24.20% 1
Egham - 2 £500 - 2
Guildford -9 1 £400 +23.08% 3
Cobham - 1 £350 -
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for XML.

1 32 (43.84%) XSLT
2 28 (38.36%) Python
3 21 (28.77%) SOAP
4 20 (27.40%) HTML
4 20 (27.40%) JSON
4 20 (27.40%) Content Analysis
5 19 (26.03%) Regression Testing
5 19 (26.03%) Internet
6 18 (24.66%) JUnit
6 18 (24.66%) Publishing
6 18 (24.66%) QA
6 18 (24.66%) MarkLogic
6 18 (24.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (23.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
7 17 (23.29%) SQL
8 16 (21.92%) Java
8 16 (21.92%) XQuery
8 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (20.55%) Web Services
9 15 (20.55%) CSS
9 15 (20.55%) REST
10 12 (16.44%) Big Data
10 12 (16.44%) Apache Spark
10 12 (16.44%) C#
10 12 (16.44%) Workflow
10 12 (16.44%) Finance
11 11 (15.07%) Hadoop
12 10 (13.70%) SaaS
12 10 (13.70%) .NET

XML
Co-occurring 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 (16.44%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.22%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.48%) Apache Airflow
3 4 (5.48%) Luigi
4 1 (1.37%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) SaaS
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.85%) Serverless
4 3 (4.11%) IaaS
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.37%) G Suite
5 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) MarkLogic
2 12 (16.44%) Big Data
3 11 (15.07%) Hadoop
4 8 (10.96%) Apache Hive
4 8 (10.96%) Sqoop
5 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
6 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.85%) HBase
6 5 (6.85%) SAP BW
6 5 (6.85%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
7 4 (5.48%) KNIME
7 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.11%) SAP HANA
8 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.74%) DocumentDB
9 2 (2.74%) Impala
9 2 (2.74%) Parquet
9 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.37%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 18 (24.66%) JUnit
2 17 (23.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.22%) Subversion
4 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.11%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.37%) Mockito
7 1 (1.37%) NUnit
7 1 (1.37%) Selenium
7 1 (1.37%) TestNG
7 1 (1.37%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 18 (24.66%) Publishing
2 12 (16.44%) Finance
3 8 (10.96%) Legal
4 3 (4.11%) Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Games
5 2 (2.74%) Law
5 2 (2.74%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Developer
2 18 (24.66%) Architect
3 8 (10.96%) Technical Architect
4 7 (9.59%) Python Developer
4 7 (9.59%) QA Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) UAT Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) XML Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Azure Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Integration Architect
7 3 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.11%) XML XSLT Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Administrator
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.84%) XSLT
2 21 (28.77%) SOAP
3 20 (27.40%) HTML
3 20 (27.40%) JSON
4 15 (20.55%) CSS
4 15 (20.55%) REST
4 15 (20.55%) Web Services
5 10 (13.70%) .NET
6 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
6 9 (12.33%) XSL
7 8 (10.96%) RESTful
8 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
8 7 (9.59%) J2EE
8 7 (9.59%) Kafka
8 7 (9.59%) XHTML
9 6 (8.22%) Ajax
9 6 (8.22%) WCF
9 6 (8.22%) XML Schema
10 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (6.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) CMDB
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.48%) Life Science
3 2 (2.74%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Unix
2 5 (6.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Content Analysis
2 19 (26.03%) Regression Testing
3 18 (24.66%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.44%) Workflow
6 8 (10.96%) Kanban
6 8 (10.96%) MapReduce
6 8 (10.96%) OO
7 7 (9.59%) Scrum
7 7 (9.59%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.22%) Analytics
8 6 (8.22%) Business Process Mapping
8 6 (8.22%) Data Integration
8 6 (8.22%) DevOps
8 6 (8.22%) ITIL
8 6 (8.22%) ITIL V3
8 6 (8.22%) MVC
9 5 (6.85%) Information Management
9 5 (6.85%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) Python
2 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
2 17 (23.29%) SQL
3 16 (21.92%) Java
3 16 (21.92%) XQuery
4 12 (16.44%) C#
5 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.48%) Perl
6 4 (5.48%) Ruby
7 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.37%) C
9 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) PhD
2 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.66%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Apache Flume
1 5 (6.85%) HDFS
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) OpenAM
2 1 (1.37%) OpenDJ
2 1 (1.37%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (2.74%) Oozie
3 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Cloudera
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
1 8 (10.96%) SAP
2 6 (8.22%) ServiceNow
2 6 (8.22%) Tableau
3 5 (6.85%) Hortonworks
4 4 (5.48%) Netezza
4 4 (5.48%) RapidMiner
5 3 (4.11%) HP
5 3 (4.11%) Wallstreet Suite
6 2 (2.74%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle
7 1 (1.37%) CA
7 1 (1.37%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.37%) Google
7 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com