Period
to 23 July 2019

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 July 2019 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 65 51
Rank change year-on-year +9 -14 -28
Contract jobs citing XML 81 111 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.50% 3.39% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.46% 9.16% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 79 73
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -6.08% +0.56%
10th Percentile £370 £310 £263
90th Percentile £538 £515 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Surrey median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% - +0.56%

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 707 1,212 816
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.59% 37.00% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 870 574
Surrey median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -1.16%
10th Percentile £363 £337 £313
90th Percentile £616 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £410
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.88% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 9
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £19.80 £35.75 £32.80
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.50 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -1.16% +7.50%

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 +20 17 £450 - 3
Sunbury-on-Thames -3 12 £524 +16.44% 1
Guildford +13 4 £450 - 3
Egham 0 3 £500 +31.15% 2
Leatherhead -1 3 £420 -20.00% 1
Reigate +28 1 £463 +2.78% 5
Woking -15 1 £400 +36.17% 1
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, 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 48 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (58.02%) JSON
3 42 (51.85%) SOAP
4 37 (45.68%) Web Services
5 32 (39.51%) RESTful
6 31 (38.27%) SQL
6 31 (38.27%) .NET
7 30 (37.04%) C#
8 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
9 25 (30.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 22 (27.16%) HTML
10 22 (27.16%) TDD
11 19 (23.46%) AngularJS
12 18 (22.22%) CSS
13 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
13 17 (20.99%) .NET Framework
14 16 (19.75%) BDD
14 16 (19.75%) Entity Framework
14 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET
14 16 (19.75%) SOLID
15 15 (18.52%) MVC
16 14 (17.28%) SOA
16 14 (17.28%) Relational Database
16 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (16.05%) JIRA
18 12 (14.81%) WCF
18 12 (14.81%) jQuery
18 12 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (14.81%) Java
18 12 (14.81%) Serverless

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 9 (11.11%) Confluence
2 5 (6.17%) Mule
3 4 (4.94%) Anypoint
3 4 (4.94%) Apache
3 4 (4.94%) JBoss
3 4 (4.94%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.70%) IIS
5 2 (2.47%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.23%) Appian
6 1 (1.23%) CMS
6 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) CATIA
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) ENOVIA
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.23%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.23%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.23%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.81%) Azure Functions
2 12 (14.81%) Serverless
3 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.94%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.94%) OpenShift
5 3 (3.70%) PaaS
5 3 (3.70%) Slack
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.47%) Apigee
6 2 (2.47%) Boomi
6 2 (2.47%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (2.47%) GitHub
6 2 (2.47%) iPaaS
7 1 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
1 1 (1.23%) POP3
1 1 (1.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.28%) Relational Database
3 12 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.94%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.47%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.23%) HBase
6 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) JIRA
2 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.64%) Selenium
4 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.17%) Maven
4 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (4.94%) Fiddler
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (4.94%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.94%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.70%) Ant
7 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.23%) ProC
8 1 (1.23%) PVCS
8 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.23%) TestRail
8 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.64%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) German Language
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (51.85%) Developer
2 11 (13.58%) Full Stack Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Angular Developer
4 9 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Integration Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Azure Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Azure Software Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Data Consultant
9 4 (4.94%) Development Consultant
9 4 (4.94%) MuleSoft Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (4.94%) Tester
9 4 (4.94%) Workday Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (58.02%) JSON
2 42 (51.85%) SOAP
3 37 (45.68%) Web Services
4 32 (39.51%) RESTful
5 31 (38.27%) .NET
6 22 (27.16%) HTML
7 19 (23.46%) AngularJS
8 18 (22.22%) CSS
9 17 (20.99%) .NET Framework
10 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET
10 16 (19.75%) Entity Framework
11 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (14.81%) jQuery
12 12 (14.81%) WCF
13 11 (13.58%) REST
14 10 (12.35%) Angular 2
14 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (12.35%) WSDL
15 9 (11.11%) XML Messaging
16 8 (9.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) Animation
2 4 (4.94%) Graphic Design
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Unix
2 2 (2.47%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) Android
3 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.23%) OpenVMS
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.16%) TDD
3 16 (19.75%) BDD
3 16 (19.75%) SOLID
4 15 (18.52%) MVC
5 14 (17.28%) SOA
6 11 (13.58%) Scrum
7 10 (12.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (12.35%) Data Integration
7 10 (12.35%) OO
7 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
8 9 (11.11%) User Stories
9 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.88%) Test Automation
10 7 (8.64%) Process Management
11 6 (7.41%) API Development
11 6 (7.41%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 6 (7.41%) Data Modelling
11 6 (7.41%) DevOps
12 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) SQL
2 30 (37.04%) C#
3 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.81%) Java
5 10 (12.35%) T-SQL
6 9 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.70%) Groovy
8 3 (3.70%) VB
9 1 (1.23%) C
9 1 (1.23%) C++
9 1 (1.23%) Fortran
9 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.23%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) COBIT
2 1 (1.23%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) MuleSoft
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle
3 8 (9.88%) SAP
4 4 (4.94%) Software AG
4 4 (4.94%) Workday
5 3 (3.70%) webMethods
6 2 (2.47%) Dell
6 2 (2.47%) HP
6 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.47%) Tableau
6 2 (2.47%) WSO2
7 1 (1.23%) Adobe
7 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.23%) hybris