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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 140 184 201
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +17
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
Average daily rate £550 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £467 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
XML Schema
London

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
998 1544 1707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.81% 30.67% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 1244 1272
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) Data Modelling
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) FIXML
4 6 (46.15%) FpML
4 6 (46.15%) UML
4 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
5 5 (38.46%) Derivative
5 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) Fixed Income
5 5 (38.46%) Equities
5 5 (38.46%) Front Office
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (38.46%) Data Governance
5 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
6 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 4 (30.77%) SOA
6 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
6 4 (30.77%) XSLT
6 4 (30.77%) Ant
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 2 (15.38%) WMQI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) MarkLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Ant
2 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
2 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
4 2 (15.38%) Hudson
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium
4 2 (15.38%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Front Office
3 2 (15.38%) Publishing
4 1 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior WebSphere Developer
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) MiFID Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) FIXML
3 6 (46.15%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (46.15%) FpML
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) XSLT
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) Visualforce
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) Middleware
7 1 (7.69%) REST
7 1 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Derivative
1 5 (38.46%) Equities
1 5 (38.46%) Fixed Income
1 5 (38.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Data Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) UML
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Data Governance
3 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Apex Code
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) SOQL
2 2 (15.38%) XQuery
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO20022
1 1 (7.69%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) CA
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (15.38%) Sybase