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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema
Rank 74 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.83% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
309 240 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.73% 21.78% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 110 60
Average daily rate £375 £335 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £221 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) JDBC
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) iBATIS
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Mockito
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) QA

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) iBATIS
2 3 (60.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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