The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema
Rank 500 411 487
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +76
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 90 92 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.80% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 63 55
Average daily rate £375 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £595 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13782 11568 14360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.85% 26.85% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9018 7371 8668
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 331 363
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XML Schema
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -28 29 £463 +8.82% 7
South West +3 27 £340 +17.24%
West Midlands -3 13 £375 - 1
East of England -24 10 £450 -18.18% 4
South East -35 10 £325 -23.52% 6
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
XML Schema
UK

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 145 (100.00%) XML
2 77 (53.10%) Java
3 67 (46.21%) Oracle
4 56 (38.62%) SQL
5 53 (36.55%) Web Services
6 49 (33.79%) JavaScript
7 45 (31.03%) CSS
8 43 (29.66%) Spring
9 38 (26.21%) jQuery
10 37 (25.52%) Oracle Database
11 35 (24.14%) Configuration Management
11 35 (24.14%) SOA
12 33 (22.76%) Eclipse
12 33 (22.76%) Maven
13 29 (20.00%) PL/SQL
14 28 (19.31%) Ant
14 28 (19.31%) Subversion
14 28 (19.31%) Jenkins
15 27 (18.62%) XSD
16 26 (17.93%) UML
16 26 (17.93%) IBM
17 25 (17.24%) UNIX
18 24 (16.55%) Linux
18 24 (16.55%) JSF
18 24 (16.55%) Finance
19 23 (15.86%) SOAP
19 23 (15.86%) LDAP
20 22 (15.17%) SQL Server
20 22 (15.17%) J2EE
21 21 (14.48%) WebLogic

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (14.48%) WebLogic
2 17 (11.72%) IIS
3 15 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 15 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 10 (6.90%) SAS
5 8 (5.52%) Apache
6 5 (3.45%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (3.45%) MQSeries
7 4 (2.76%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.76%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (2.76%) TIBCO EMS
7 4 (2.76%) Liferay
8 3 (2.07%) Node.js
8 3 (2.07%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.38%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.38%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.38%) Mule
10 1 (0.69%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) XMetaL
1 3 (2.07%) MS Office
1 3 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (9.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.07%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (2.07%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.66%) SaaS
2 4 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.86%) LDAP
2 13 (8.97%) HTTP
2 13 (8.97%) SSL
3 11 (7.59%) X.509
4 9 (6.21%) Internet
5 6 (4.14%) DNS
5 6 (4.14%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.38%) FTP
6 2 (1.38%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.69%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.69%) Modbus
7 1 (0.69%) Profibus
7 1 (0.69%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.52%) Oracle Database
2 22 (15.17%) SQL Server
3 16 (11.03%) Relational Database
4 14 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.21%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.83%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (4.83%) MySQL
7 5 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (3.45%) Oracle OWB
7 5 (3.45%) DB2
7 5 (3.45%) DataStage
8 4 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.76%) JasperReports
8 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.07%) MarkLogic
9 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (22.76%) Eclipse
1 33 (22.76%) Maven
2 28 (19.31%) Ant
2 28 (19.31%) Subversion
2 28 (19.31%) Jenkins
3 20 (13.79%) JUnit
4 14 (9.66%) Selenium
4 14 (9.66%) Mockito
5 12 (8.28%) Git (software)
6 10 (6.90%) Visual Studio
6 10 (6.90%) Gradle
7 8 (5.52%) WebDriver
8 6 (4.14%) FitNesse
8 6 (4.14%) SoapUI
8 6 (4.14%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (2.76%) PowerDesigner
10 3 (2.07%) JIRA
10 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (1.38%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (16.55%) Finance
2 15 (10.34%) Banking
3 7 (4.83%) Publishing
3 7 (4.83%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.14%) Retail
5 5 (3.45%) Front Office
6 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.38%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 77 (53.10%) Developer
2 20 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.41%) Architect
4 16 (11.03%) Consultant
5 12 (8.28%) Analyst
6 10 (6.90%) WebSphere Developer
7 8 (5.52%) Data Analyst
7 8 (5.52%) Web Developer
7 8 (5.52%) Administrator
7 8 (5.52%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
8 7 (4.83%) ServiceNow Developer
8 7 (4.83%) Lead Developer
8 7 (4.83%) Tester
9 6 (4.14%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Author
9 6 (4.14%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 6 (4.14%) UI Developer
10 4 (2.76%) ETL Consultant
10 4 (2.76%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (100.00%) XML
2 53 (36.55%) Web Services
3 45 (31.03%) CSS
4 43 (29.66%) Spring
5 38 (26.21%) jQuery
6 27 (18.62%) XSD
7 24 (16.55%) JSF
8 23 (15.86%) SOAP
9 22 (15.17%) J2EE
10 20 (13.79%) .NET
10 20 (13.79%) HTML
10 20 (13.79%) XSL
11 19 (13.10%) XSLT
12 17 (11.72%) JAX-WS
12 17 (11.72%) CSS3
13 13 (8.97%) JDBC
14 12 (8.28%) Spring MVC
14 12 (8.28%) Middleware
15 10 (6.90%) Hibernate
15 10 (6.90%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.28%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (8.28%) N-Tier
2 10 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 10 (6.90%) Open Source
3 6 (4.14%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.45%) Taxonomies
4 5 (3.45%) GIS
4 5 (3.45%) Derivative
4 5 (3.45%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (2.76%) Semantic Web
6 3 (2.07%) Ontologies
6 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.07%) W3C
7 2 (1.38%) HACMP
7 2 (1.38%) Statistics
7 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.38%) DataPower
8 1 (0.69%) New Media
8 1 (0.69%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.69%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.24%) UNIX
2 24 (16.55%) Linux
3 16 (11.03%) Windows
4 3 (2.07%) Solaris
5 2 (1.38%) AIX
6 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.14%) Configuration Management
1 35 (24.14%) SOA
2 26 (17.93%) UML
3 21 (14.48%) MVC
4 19 (13.10%) Data Modelling
5 18 (12.41%) ETL
6 17 (11.72%) ITIL
7 16 (11.03%) Validation
7 16 (11.03%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (10.34%) TDD
8 15 (10.34%) EAI
9 13 (8.97%) Workflow
9 13 (8.97%) ITSM
10 12 (8.28%) Integration Testing
10 12 (8.28%) Service Management
10 12 (8.28%) Migration
11 10 (6.90%) Scrum
11 10 (6.90%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.90%) Waterfall
12 9 (6.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (53.10%) Java
2 56 (38.62%) SQL
3 49 (33.79%) JavaScript
4 29 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 14 (9.66%) XPath
5 14 (9.66%) C#
6 9 (6.21%) XQuery
7 7 (4.83%) C++
8 5 (3.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 5 (3.45%) C
9 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.76%) VBA
10 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.07%) Python
11 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.38%) Jython
12 1 (0.69%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.69%) HQL
12 1 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.45%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.76%) Degree
5 2 (1.38%) ISEB
6 1 (0.69%) Brainbench
6 1 (0.69%) PhD
6 1 (0.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) EMIR
2 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) CA SiteMinder
1 2 (1.38%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.69%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 67 (46.21%) Oracle
2 26 (17.93%) IBM
3 16 (11.03%) Remedy
4 15 (10.34%) SAP
4 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 14 (9.66%) ServiceNow
6 10 (6.90%) HP
6 10 (6.90%) BMC
7 9 (6.21%) Green Hat
8 8 (5.52%) Informatica
9 6 (4.14%) webMethods
9 6 (4.14%) Talend
10 4 (2.76%) TIBCO
11 3 (2.07%) Sybase
11 3 (2.07%) Sun
12 2 (1.38%) JBoss
12 2 (1.38%) Business Objects
12 2 (1.38%) Perforce
13 1 (0.69%) Thunderhead
13 1 (0.69%) Ab Initio
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