The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema
Rank 123 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 5 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 1.20% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 10
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£550 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
XML Schema
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
766 665 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.95% 29.15% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 364 432
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £11.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

XML Schema Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

XML Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

XML Schema Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Schema within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +2 1 - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
XML Schema
England

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 3 (37.50%) Documentum
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) JMS
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) WSDL
5 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Confluence
6 1 (12.50%) Hudson
6 1 (12.50%) Red Gate
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (37.50%) Documentum
3 1 (12.50%) Confluence
3 1 (12.50%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Mule
3 1 (12.50%) Liferay
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) JasperReports
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Hudson
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) JMS
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) JSF
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) JDBC
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) DHTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) Struts2
4 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) RUP
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) XQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Red Gate