The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 120 134 122
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.071% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 0.33% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £431 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.75
XML Schema
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
489 608 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.58% 21.53% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 376 313
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 2
Average hourly rate £10.75 £35.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.93% +74.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML Schema across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Schema Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML Schema across the Berkshire region.

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Schema within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 8 £400 -
XML Schema
South East

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing XML Schema also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML Schema.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (90.00%) Entity Framework
2 9 (90.00%) Castle Windsor
2 9 (90.00%) Autofac
2 9 (90.00%) Big Data
2 9 (90.00%) Unity DI Container
2 9 (90.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (90.00%) Datazen
2 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) OLE
2 9 (90.00%) OLE DB
2 9 (90.00%) ODBC
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) ADO
2 9 (90.00%) ADO.NET
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (70.00%) Remedy
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing XML Schema also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML Schema. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (90.00%) Big Data
2 9 (90.00%) Datazen
2 9 (90.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Escalation Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Development Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Development Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) ADO
2 9 (90.00%) ADO.NET
2 9 (90.00%) Autofac
2 9 (90.00%) Castle Windsor
2 9 (90.00%) Entity Framework
2 9 (90.00%) ODBC
2 9 (90.00%) OLE
2 9 (90.00%) OLE DB
2 9 (90.00%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (50.00%) Memory Management
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (50.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) R
3 5 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) MCSD
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Remedy