Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 24 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
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -13
Contract jobs citing XML 21 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 16.15% 19.15% 5.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.22% 39.71% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 8
Woking median daily rate £289 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.44% +22.73% +8.06%
10th Percentile £225 £287 £274
90th Percentile £389 £415 £328
Surrey median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Woking median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - £46.00 -

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 Woking with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Woking
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 41 68 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 31.54% 48.23% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 62 21
Woking median daily rate £375 £380 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +38.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £225 £301 £143
90th Percentile £485 £475 £475
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Woking median hourly rate - - £38.75
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +14.29%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Woking

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML in Woking

XML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Woking over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML in Woking

XML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 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 Woking region with a requirement for XML.

1 20 (95.24%) XSLT
2 19 (90.48%) Python
3 16 (76.19%) Content Analysis
4 15 (71.43%) MarkLogic
4 15 (71.43%) Regression Testing
4 15 (71.43%) Publishing
4 15 (71.43%) QA
4 15 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (66.67%) Internet
6 13 (61.90%) JUnit
6 13 (61.90%) XQuery
7 5 (23.81%) Content Development
7 5 (23.81%) Legal
8 2 (9.52%) Spring
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
9 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 1 (4.76%) VB
9 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (4.76%) .NET
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
9 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.76%) ETL
9 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.76%) Workflow
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 1 (4.76%) Web Services
9 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.76%) Software Testing

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) MarkLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Impala
2 1 (4.76%) Parquet
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (61.90%) JUnit
General
1 15 (71.43%) Publishing
2 5 (23.81%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) UAT Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 3 (14.29%) XML Developer
3 3 (14.29%) XML XSLT Developer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Content Editor
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) XSLT
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Avro
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) Kafka
3 1 (4.76%) PySpark
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Content Analysis
2 15 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 15 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Content Development
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (4.76%) ETL
4 1 (4.76%) Kanban
4 1 (4.76%) MapReduce
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Python
2 13 (61.90%) XQuery
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (71.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft