The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema
Rank 75 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% - 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.05% - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.75 -
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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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
247 334 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.75% 26.85% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 205 88
Average daily rate £351 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

XML Schema Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (87.50%) FitNesse
3 12 (75.00%) iBATIS
3 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (75.00%) Pair Programming
3 12 (75.00%) Spring
3 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (75.00%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) JUnit
3 12 (75.00%) JDBC
4 10 (62.50%) Mockito
4 10 (62.50%) jMock
5 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
6 4 (25.00%) SOA
6 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Ant
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Maven
6 4 (25.00%) QA
6 4 (25.00%) Selenium
6 4 (25.00%) XPath
6 4 (25.00%) JSON
6 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 4 (25.00%) RESTful
6 4 (25.00%) Open Source

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) FitNesse
2 12 (75.00%) JUnit
3 10 (62.50%) jMock
3 10 (62.50%) Mockito
4 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (25.00%) Maven
4 4 (25.00%) Selenium
4 4 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
1 12 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 12 (75.00%) JDBC
2 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (75.00%) Spring
2 12 (75.00%) iBATIS
3 4 (25.00%) RESTful
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) JMS
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
2 12 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA