The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema
Rank 197 208 207
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 8 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.69% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 8
Average daily rate
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£338 £450 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £388 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1735 2159 2011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.51% 29.73% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 1654 1545
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 16
Average hourly rate £19.50 £35.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £25.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £44.25 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XML Schema Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

XML Schema
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML Schema across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

XML Schema Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 12 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Subversion
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) OOP
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) J2EE
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Joomla!
2 1 (8.33%) Liferay
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) FrameMaker
2 1 (8.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) JasperReports
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Xcode
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Joomla! Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Documentation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior TIBCO Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Author
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Author
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) J2EE
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 2 (16.67%) XSL
6 2 (16.67%) XSLT
6 2 (16.67%) JMS
6 2 (16.67%) LAMP
6 2 (16.67%) Yii
6 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
7 1 (8.33%) Struts2
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Data Conversion
1 1 (8.33%) SCORM
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) OO
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (25.00%) OOP
2 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Complex Event Processing
4 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Fund Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) XPath
4 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (8.33%) XQuery
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Perforce
3 1 (8.33%) GUPTA
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow