Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 41 23
Rank change year-on-year -26 -18 +5
Contract jobs citing XML 105 114 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.45% 4.96% 7.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.43% 15.64% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 90 172
Surrey median daily rate £406 £474 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.25% +11.47% +9.68%
10th Percentile £283 £263 £325
90th Percentile £549 £544 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Surrey median hourly rate - £40.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.35% +111.11%
South East median hourly rate £66.62 £46.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +44.82% +21.05% +70.79%

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 1,114 729 761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 36.60% 31.74% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 505 570
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £331 £310 £313
90th Percentile £588 £548 £550
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 28
Surrey median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £38.75 £30.60 £36.75
90th Percentile £55.00 £48.50 £63.92
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +17.65%

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 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 2018. 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
Staines -5 15 £450 -10.00% 4
Sunbury-on-Thames - 13 £406 -
Woking +6 8 £295 +11.32% 3
Leatherhead -5 8 £538 +33.54% 1
Weybridge -11 6 £373 -
Egham - 5 £513 - 3
Dorking +2 3 £425 -11.46%
Redhill -5 2 £426 -18.81% 2
Caterham +2 1 £388 -27.91%
Chertsey -4 1 £430 -14.00%
Camberley -9 1 £450 +38.46% 1
Guildford -15 1 £375 -16.67% 6
Reigate -36 1 £550 +21.55% 2
Windlesham - 1 - -
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for XML.

1 43 (40.95%) .NET
2 42 (40.00%) C#
3 41 (39.05%) JSON
4 39 (37.14%) JavaScript
5 38 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (34.29%) Java
6 36 (34.29%) SQL
7 30 (28.57%) SOAP
8 29 (27.62%) XSLT
8 29 (27.62%) Python
9 28 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 28 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 25 (23.81%) Test Automation
11 23 (21.90%) Relational Database
12 22 (20.95%) HTML
13 21 (20.00%) RESTful
14 20 (19.05%) Oracle
15 19 (18.10%) CSS
15 19 (18.10%) ASP.NET
16 18 (17.14%) REST
17 17 (16.19%) Web Services
18 15 (14.29%) Windows
18 15 (14.29%) MVC
18 15 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (14.29%) .NET Framework
19 14 (13.33%) jQuery
19 14 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
20 13 (12.38%) Amazon AWS
20 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
20 13 (12.38%) Degree

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 10 (9.52%) IIS
2 7 (6.67%) Apache
3 6 (5.71%) Apache Solr
3 6 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.86%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.86%) ArcGIS
5 3 (2.86%) Confluence
5 3 (2.86%) JBoss
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.90%) InVision
3 2 (1.90%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.90%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.95%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (12.38%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.71%) Serverless
4 4 (3.81%) Slack
4 4 (3.81%) Trello
5 3 (2.86%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.90%) GitHub
7 1 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.95%) npm
7 1 (0.95%) NuGet
7 1 (0.95%) SaaS
7 1 (0.95%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.57%) HTTP
2 7 (6.67%) Internet
3 6 (5.71%) FTP
4 3 (2.86%) DVB
4 3 (2.86%) SMTP
4 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.90%) Network Security
6 1 (0.95%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.95%) Intranet
6 1 (0.95%) SNMP
6 1 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.90%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.57%) Power BI
4 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.71%) Big Data
6 5 (4.76%) MarkLogic
7 4 (3.81%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (3.81%) Cosmos DB
7 4 (3.81%) Data Lake
7 4 (3.81%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.81%) Geospatial Data
7 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.86%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (2.86%) GIS
8 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (12.38%) JUnit
3 12 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.43%) Selenium
4 9 (8.57%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.62%) SoapUI
6 7 (6.67%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.71%) JIRA
8 5 (4.76%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.76%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.76%) JSUnit
8 5 (4.76%) Subversion
9 3 (2.86%) Ant
9 3 (2.86%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.90%) Axure RP
10 2 (1.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (1.90%) gulp
10 2 (1.90%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.90%) JBehave
10 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (8.57%) Publishing
2 8 (7.62%) Finance
3 5 (4.76%) Legal
4 2 (1.90%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Developer
2 18 (17.14%) Analyst
3 13 (12.38%) Architect
4 10 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 9 (8.57%) .NET Developer
5 9 (8.57%) C# Developer
6 8 (7.62%) Test Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Integration Test Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Report Specialist
8 5 (4.76%) Workday Specialist
9 4 (3.81%) Azure Architect
9 4 (3.81%) Java Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Salesforce Software Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (40.95%) .NET
2 41 (39.05%) JSON
3 30 (28.57%) SOAP
4 29 (27.62%) XSLT
5 22 (20.95%) HTML
6 21 (20.00%) RESTful
7 19 (18.10%) ASP.NET
7 19 (18.10%) CSS
8 18 (17.14%) REST
9 17 (16.19%) Web Services
10 15 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 14 (13.33%) jQuery
12 12 (11.43%) WCF
13 11 (10.48%) Entity Framework
14 9 (8.57%) Ajax
14 9 (8.57%) AngularJS
14 9 (8.57%) HTML5
15 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (6.67%) LINQ
16 6 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.62%) User Experience
3 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.71%) Smart Meter
4 5 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.81%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.81%) Wiki
6 3 (2.86%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.86%) MPEG
7 1 (0.95%) Blog
7 1 (0.95%) Life Science
7 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.95%) STB
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.29%) Windows
2 10 (9.52%) Unix
3 5 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.81%) Test Automation
3 15 (14.29%) MVC
4 14 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (11.43%) Analytics
6 12 (11.43%) OO
6 12 (11.43%) SOA
6 12 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.48%) DevOps
8 10 (9.52%) Scrum
9 9 (8.57%) Unit Testing
10 8 (7.62%) Content Analysis
10 8 (7.62%) TDD
11 7 (6.67%) BDD
11 7 (6.67%) Integration Testing
11 7 (6.67%) Migration
11 7 (6.67%) Open Source
11 7 (6.67%) Test Scripting
12 6 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.00%) C#
2 39 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 36 (34.29%) Java
3 36 (34.29%) SQL
4 29 (27.62%) Python
5 12 (11.43%) C++
6 8 (7.62%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.76%) Apex Code
7 5 (4.76%) Ruby
7 5 (4.76%) XQuery
8 3 (2.86%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.86%) C
8 3 (2.86%) Perl
8 3 (2.86%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.95%) JSX
9 1 (0.95%) PHP
9 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) Degree
1 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) HNC
5 1 (0.95%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) QA
2 4 (3.81%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.90%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Docker
2 3 (2.86%) HDFS
2 3 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.86%) vSphere
3 2 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.95%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.86%) Ansible
2 3 (2.86%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.86%) vCenter Server
3 2 (1.90%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.95%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (19.05%) Oracle
2 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.71%) Workday
4 5 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.76%) SAP
5 3 (2.86%) Axway
5 3 (2.86%) CA
5 3 (2.86%) Cisco
5 3 (2.86%) VMware
6 2 (1.90%) Capita
6 2 (1.90%) HP
6 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.90%) Splunk
6 2 (1.90%) Veritas
7 1 (0.95%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.95%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.95%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.95%) Tableau
7 1 (0.95%) Xamarin