The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema
Rank 494 507 474
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 76 63 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.47% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 40 41
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£375 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.73 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-54.22% -
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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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13519 13322 11390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.37% 27.77% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9053 8933 7343
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 172 340
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.88 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

XML Schema Jobs Demand Trend in England

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in England

XML Schema
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML Schema across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

XML Schema Daily Rate Histogram in England

XML Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

XML Schema Hourly Rate Trend in England

XML Schema
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML Schema across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

XML Schema Hourly Rate Histogram in England

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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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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
London +27 45 £388 -29.54% 4
South West -1 10 £350 - 2
South East -5 8 £450 +24.13% 3
Yorkshire - 5 £375 - 3
West Midlands -9 4 £300 -36.84%
Midlands - 2 - -
East of England -11 1 - -
North West - 1 £350 - 1
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XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 142 (100.00%) XML
2 66 (46.48%) Java
3 57 (40.14%) Web Services
4 52 (36.62%) HTML
4 52 (36.62%) SQL
5 47 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (32.39%) JavaScript
7 44 (30.99%) XSLT
8 39 (27.46%) CSS
9 38 (26.76%) TDD
9 38 (26.76%) XPath
10 32 (22.54%) Oracle
11 31 (21.83%) Finance
12 28 (19.72%) .NET
12 28 (19.72%) Unit Testing
13 27 (19.01%) Linux
13 27 (19.01%) Spring
14 24 (16.90%) UML
14 24 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (16.20%) UNIX
15 23 (16.20%) C#
16 22 (15.49%) REST
17 21 (14.79%) OOP
17 21 (14.79%) XSL
17 21 (14.79%) XSD
17 21 (14.79%) Banking
18 20 (14.08%) Subversion
18 20 (14.08%) Scrum
18 20 (14.08%) SQL Server
19 19 (13.38%) SOAP

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (12.68%) WebSphere
2 11 (7.75%) Apache
3 10 (7.04%) WebLogic
4 8 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (4.93%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.52%) Documentum
6 5 (3.52%) JBoss
6 5 (3.52%) CMS
6 5 (3.52%) Jetty
6 5 (3.52%) Liferay
6 5 (3.52%) Confluence
6 5 (3.52%) Node.js
7 4 (2.82%) Apache Pig
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (2.82%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.11%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (2.11%) IIS
9 2 (1.41%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.41%) CICS
9 2 (1.41%) LiveLink
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) MS Office
1 2 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.93%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.11%) Summit
4 2 (1.41%) Exstream
5 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.15%) HTTP
2 7 (4.93%) Internet
3 4 (2.82%) LDAP
4 1 (0.70%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.68%) Oracle Database
3 14 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (9.15%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.63%) OLTP
5 8 (5.63%) DB2
6 7 (4.93%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 7 (4.93%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (4.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (4.23%) Big Data
8 5 (3.52%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.82%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.82%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.82%) TKPROF
9 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (14.08%) Subversion
2 15 (10.56%) Maven
3 14 (9.86%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.34%) JUnit
5 8 (5.63%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.93%) JIRA
7 5 (3.52%) NUnit
7 5 (3.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (3.52%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.82%) Ant
8 4 (2.82%) Hudson
8 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.82%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.41%) XMLSpy
10 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.70%) Xcode
10 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.70%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.70%) Gradle
General
1 31 (21.83%) Finance
2 21 (14.79%) Banking
3 18 (12.68%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.52%) Law
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
5 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Automotive
5 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.70%) Front Office
5 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (66.90%) Developer
2 35 (24.65%) Java Developer
3 22 (15.49%) Architect
4 11 (7.75%) Analyst
4 11 (7.75%) .NET Developer
5 9 (6.34%) Designer
6 7 (4.93%) iOS Developer
6 7 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (4.93%) WebSphere Developer
6 7 (4.93%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.23%) Data Architect
7 6 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.23%) Software Developer
7 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (3.52%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (3.52%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 4 (2.82%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
9 4 (2.82%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (2.82%) C# Developer
9 4 (2.82%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (100.00%) XML
2 57 (40.14%) Web Services
3 52 (36.62%) HTML
4 44 (30.99%) XSLT
5 39 (27.46%) CSS
6 28 (19.72%) .NET
7 27 (19.01%) Spring
8 22 (15.49%) REST
9 21 (14.79%) XSD
9 21 (14.79%) XSL
10 19 (13.38%) SOAP
10 19 (13.38%) JSON
11 17 (11.97%) ASP.NET
11 17 (11.97%) Hibernate
12 16 (11.27%) J2EE
13 15 (10.56%) JDBC
13 15 (10.56%) jQuery
14 14 (9.86%) JSP
14 14 (9.86%) Servlets
15 11 (7.75%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.75%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.04%) W3C
4 8 (5.63%) N-Tier
5 7 (4.93%) User Experience
6 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.82%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.82%) Replication
7 3 (2.11%) NHS
7 3 (2.11%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.41%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.41%) GIS
8 2 (1.41%) iPhone
8 2 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.41%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.41%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.41%) PKI
9 1 (0.70%) Derivative
9 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.01%) Linux
2 23 (16.20%) UNIX
3 10 (7.04%) Windows
4 8 (5.63%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.11%) Android
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.70%) Solaris
7 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.70%) zOS
7 1 (0.70%) Debian
7 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.76%) TDD
3 28 (19.72%) Unit Testing
4 24 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (16.90%) UML
5 21 (14.79%) OOP
6 20 (14.08%) Scrum
7 16 (11.27%) RUP
8 15 (10.56%) MVC
8 15 (10.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (9.86%) Software Engineering
9 14 (9.86%) OO
10 13 (9.15%) Data Modelling
10 13 (9.15%) Migration
11 12 (8.45%) SOA
11 12 (8.45%) Business Analysis
11 12 (8.45%) Multithreading
11 12 (8.45%) Analytics
11 12 (8.45%) Logical Data Model
11 12 (8.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 66 (46.48%) Java
2 52 (36.62%) SQL
3 46 (32.39%) JavaScript
4 38 (26.76%) XPath
5 23 (16.20%) C#
6 18 (12.68%) XQuery
7 10 (7.04%) PL/SQL
8 9 (6.34%) C++
9 8 (5.63%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.63%) Scala
10 6 (4.23%) Perl
11 5 (3.52%) Python
12 4 (2.82%) Apple Swift
12 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.82%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.11%) Tcl
13 3 (2.11%) R
14 2 (1.41%) C
14 2 (1.41%) NATURAL
14 2 (1.41%) JCL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.75%) Degree
2 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.82%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.11%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.34%) QA
2 4 (2.82%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.11%) HL7
3 3 (2.11%) DICOM
3 3 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (2.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) yum
1 5 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (2.82%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (22.54%) Oracle
2 12 (8.45%) SAP
3 8 (5.63%) IBM
3 8 (5.63%) Sybase
4 5 (3.52%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.82%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.82%) Ektron
5 4 (2.82%) HP
5 4 (2.82%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.41%) Adobe
6 2 (1.41%) EMC
6 2 (1.41%) SmartStream
6 2 (1.41%) GigaSpaces
6 2 (1.41%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.70%) Remedy
7 1 (0.70%) hybris
7 1 (0.70%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.70%) BMC
7 1 (0.70%) Sun
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