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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
South East / Surrey
Rank 28 29 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9  
Contract jobs citing XML 71 88 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.08% 6.80% 6.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.66% 26.19% 26.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 79 62
Median daily rate £450 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +27.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £370 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 402 336 370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 34.42% 25.97% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 247 235
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £60.62 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.76% +73.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill +1 16 £525 +54.41% 1
Woking +4 7 £258 -39.29% 2
Leatherhead -2 6 £376 -12.50% 6
Reigate - 4 £453 - 1
Staines - 4 - - 2
Guildford +7 3 £450 -5.26% 2
Caterham - 3 £538 -
Dorking - 2 £483 -
Chertsey - 1 £500 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 57 (49.14%) SQL
2 53 (45.69%) Web Services
3 47 (40.52%) Oracle
4 46 (39.66%) Finance
5 37 (31.90%) Relational Database
6 36 (31.03%) OO
6 36 (31.03%) OOD
6 36 (31.03%) Data Analysis
7 35 (30.17%) Python
8 30 (25.86%) SOAP
9 27 (23.28%) XSLT
10 24 (20.69%) C#
11 22 (18.97%) Internet
11 22 (18.97%) Oracle Database
11 22 (18.97%) SDLC
12 21 (18.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (17.24%) Business Analysis
13 20 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (16.38%) Java
14 19 (16.38%) Linux
15 18 (15.52%) Unix
15 18 (15.52%) Publishing
16 16 (13.79%) Data Flow Diagram
17 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
17 14 (12.07%) Windows
17 14 (12.07%) HTML
17 14 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (12.07%) REST
18 13 (11.21%) QA

XML
Top Related 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 11 (9.48%) Apache
2 4 (3.45%) IIS
2 4 (3.45%) JBoss
2 4 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.59%) Mule
4 2 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.72%) CMS
4 2 (1.72%) Drupal
4 2 (1.72%) LiveCycle
4 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.72%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.86%) FileNet
5 1 (0.86%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.86%) QuickPlace
5 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.59%) MS Office
2 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.59%) SaaS
4 1 (0.86%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.97%) Internet
2 7 (6.03%) HTTP
2 7 (6.03%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.59%) Telnet
4 2 (1.72%) 2G
4 2 (1.72%) 3G
4 2 (1.72%) DHCP
4 2 (1.72%) DNS
4 2 (1.72%) LDAP
4 2 (1.72%) LTE
4 2 (1.72%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (1.72%) SNMP
4 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.86%) Firewall
5 1 (0.86%) FTP
5 1 (0.86%) SAN
5 1 (0.86%) Skype
5 1 (0.86%) SMTP
5 1 (0.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.90%) Relational Database
2 22 (18.97%) Oracle Database
3 13 (11.21%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (8.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (8.62%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (7.76%) MarkLogic
7 4 (3.45%) MySQL
8 3 (2.59%) DB2
8 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.86%) Power BI
9 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (18.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (11.21%) Selenium
3 10 (8.62%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.62%) JUnit
3 10 (8.62%) NUnit
4 9 (7.76%) SpecFlow
5 8 (6.90%) MSTest
5 8 (6.90%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.31%) Eclipse
6 5 (4.31%) Maven
6 5 (4.31%) Subversion
7 4 (3.45%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.72%) Checkstyle
9 2 (1.72%) Cobertura
9 2 (1.72%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.86%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.86%) JIRA
10 1 (0.86%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.86%) TestNG
General
1 46 (39.66%) Finance
2 18 (15.52%) Publishing
3 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.17%) Legal
5 5 (4.31%) Retail
6 3 (2.59%) Law
7 2 (1.72%) Marketing
8 1 (0.86%) Electronics
8 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (43.10%) Analyst
2 38 (32.76%) Systems Analyst
3 26 (22.41%) Developer
4 22 (18.97%) Oracle Analyst
5 21 (18.10%) Pensions Analyst
6 17 (14.66%) Insurance Systems Analyst
7 15 (12.93%) Database Analyst
8 12 (10.34%) Java Developer
8 12 (10.34%) SQL Analyst
9 8 (6.90%) Test Analyst
10 7 (6.03%) Development Analyst
10 7 (6.03%) Software Analyst
10 7 (6.03%) Software Development Analyst
10 7 (6.03%) Systems Development Analyst
10 7 (6.03%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (5.17%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.17%) Applications Support
12 4 (3.45%) Business Analyst
12 4 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (3.45%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (45.69%) Web Services
2 30 (25.86%) SOAP
3 27 (23.28%) XSLT
4 14 (12.07%) HTML
4 14 (12.07%) REST
5 13 (11.21%) .NET
6 12 (10.34%) RESTful
7 7 (6.03%) CSS
7 7 (6.03%) JAXB
7 7 (6.03%) JSON
7 7 (6.03%) XML Messaging
8 6 (5.17%) Spring
8 6 (5.17%) WCF
9 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.31%) JMS
10 4 (3.45%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (3.45%) Middleware
10 4 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (3.45%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.45%) User Experience
3 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.86%) AS400
4 1 (0.86%) ASTM
4 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.86%) iSeries
4 1 (0.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.38%) Linux
2 18 (15.52%) Unix
3 14 (12.07%) Windows
4 5 (4.31%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.72%) Solaris
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.03%) Data Analysis
1 36 (31.03%) OO
1 36 (31.03%) OOD
2 22 (18.97%) SDLC
3 21 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (17.24%) Business Analysis
5 16 (13.79%) Data Flow Diagram
6 14 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (10.34%) Regression Testing
7 12 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (9.48%) Content Analysis
8 11 (9.48%) TDD
9 9 (7.76%) BDD
10 8 (6.90%) Multithreading
10 8 (6.90%) MVVM
10 8 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (6.90%) Risk Management
10 8 (6.90%) Test Strategy
11 7 (6.03%) Kanban
11 7 (6.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (49.14%) SQL
2 35 (30.17%) Python
3 24 (20.69%) C#
4 19 (16.38%) Java
5 11 (9.48%) PowerShell
6 10 (8.62%) JavaScript
6 10 (8.62%) XQuery
7 9 (7.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.59%) C++
8 3 (2.59%) Perl
9 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.72%) PHP
9 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.72%) VBScript
10 1 (0.86%) C
10 1 (0.86%) LotusScript
10 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.90%) Degree
3 4 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.86%) MCITP
4 1 (0.86%) MCSA
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.21%) QA
2 4 (3.45%) PA-DSS
2 4 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.86%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.86%) NDS
3 1 (0.86%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.72%) logstash
3 1 (0.86%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.86%) Kibana
3 1 (0.86%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 47 (40.52%) Oracle
2 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.90%) HP
4 5 (4.31%) VMware
5 4 (3.45%) IBM
5 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.72%) Adobe
6 2 (1.72%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.72%) Greenplum
6 2 (1.72%) Huawei
6 2 (1.72%) Nokia Networks
6 2 (1.72%) Nortel
6 2 (1.72%) Samsung
6 2 (1.72%) Splunk
7 1 (0.86%) Informatica
7 1 (0.86%) Lotus
7 1 (0.86%) NetApp
7 1 (0.86%) Netezza
7 1 (0.86%) Novell
7 1 (0.86%) Teradata
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