The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Schema
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 79 68
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.75% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
146 266 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.20% 28.18% 26.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 184 139
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £25.02 £19.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+99.84% +28.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing XML Schema as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Schema Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire