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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank - 200 196
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 0 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.81% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 7
Median daily rate - £350 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.96% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -54.22%
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
1168 1731 1760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.12% 29.64% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 1398 1347
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £23.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% +0.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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
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 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML Schema also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) FIXML
3 4 (57.14%) FpML
4 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
4 3 (42.86%) Equities
4 3 (42.86%) Front Office
4 3 (42.86%) Derivative
4 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) CISSP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WMQI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DMZ
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Front Office
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Author
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (14.29%) MiFID Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior WebSphere Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (14.29%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (57.14%) FIXML
2 4 (57.14%) FpML
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (14.29%) JMS
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) SAML
4 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Derivative
1 3 (42.86%) Equities
1 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
1 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) SOQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO20022
1 1 (14.29%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (14.29%) Splunk
1 1 (14.29%) Sybase