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 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema
Rank 194 199 217
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 7 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.051% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.17% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Average daily rate
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£388 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £375 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £605 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £369 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.45% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.51 - -
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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
1613 1770 2247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.45% 30.08% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1326 1306 1697
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £309 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 15
Average hourly rate £62.50 £45.00 £31.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +42.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £16.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £57.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

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 27 August 2015.

XML Schema Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

XML Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

XML Schema Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (55.00%) XSLT
3 10 (50.00%) XPath
4 8 (40.00%) JSON
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) Web Services
4 8 (40.00%) HTML5
5 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 7 (35.00%) Ektron
5 7 (35.00%) Node.js
5 7 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (35.00%) MVC
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) CMS
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (30.00%) C#
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (25.00%) NUnit
7 5 (25.00%) Law
7 5 (25.00%) User Experience
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) CMS
1 7 (35.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) WMQI
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) OLTP
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.00%) SQLite
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) DB2
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (5.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) NUnit
2 4 (20.00%) Subversion
2 4 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) Ant
3 2 (10.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (10.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
4 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (55.00%) XSLT
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) JSON
3 8 (40.00%) Web Services
3 8 (40.00%) HTML5
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
4 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (20.00%) XSD
5 4 (20.00%) ADO.NET
5 4 (20.00%) REST
5 4 (20.00%) CSS3
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) W3C
3 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Code Coverage
5 3 (15.00%) UML
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) XPath
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Ektron
2 3 (15.00%) Sybase
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) HP