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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema
Rank 190 192 190
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 6 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.51% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £239 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £505 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £408
% change year-on-year
- -7.97%
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
1665 1944 1810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.79% 29.23% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 1465 1400
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.60 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 13 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) OOP
3 6 (46.15%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) Subversion
4 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
4 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
5 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) UML
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) XPath
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 2 (15.38%) Joomla!
7 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
7 2 (15.38%) Yii
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) iOS SDK
7 2 (15.38%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) Joomla!
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) Acrobat
2 1 (7.69%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) OLTP
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) TestDirector
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Xcode
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) iOS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior TIBCO Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Documentation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Joomla! Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Author
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Author
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) REST
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
6 2 (15.38%) Yii
6 2 (15.38%) iOS SDK
6 2 (15.38%) J2EE
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) LAMP
6 2 (15.38%) XSL
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) JDBC
7 1 (7.69%) JSP
7 1 (7.69%) Servlets
7 1 (7.69%) SOAP
7 1 (7.69%) XSLT
7 1 (7.69%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
4 1 (7.69%) Debian
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) OOP
2 6 (46.15%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) UML
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) Fund Management
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Release Management
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) ETL
7 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) XPath
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VBA
5 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) yum
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Informatica
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.69%) Perforce
2 1 (7.69%) GUPTA
2 1 (7.69%) Google