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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema
Rank 494 483 424
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -59
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 78 80 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.62% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 46 62
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £298 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £469 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £448
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -21.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 -
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UK

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
13049 12908 11359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.84% 27.30% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8591 8340 7310
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 204 303
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 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
London +22 40 £400 -7.24% 9
East of England +1 7 £550 +29.41%
West Midlands -12 7 £300 -20.00% 1
South East -33 6 £600 +33.33% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £335 -
South West -25 5 £338 -0.36%
North West - 5 £388 -
East Midlands - - - - 2
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XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 130 (100.00%) XML
2 67 (51.54%) Java
3 49 (37.69%) HTML
4 47 (36.15%) Web Services
5 45 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (32.31%) XSLT
7 41 (31.54%) JavaScript
8 40 (30.77%) SQL
9 36 (27.69%) CSS
10 33 (25.38%) TDD
11 27 (20.77%) Spring
12 26 (20.00%) Oracle
13 25 (19.23%) .NET
13 25 (19.23%) XPath
14 24 (18.46%) Unit Testing
14 24 (18.46%) UNIX
14 24 (18.46%) OOP
14 24 (18.46%) Linux
15 23 (17.69%) Maven
16 21 (16.15%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (15.38%) C#
17 20 (15.38%) Finance
18 19 (14.62%) WebSphere
18 19 (14.62%) OO
19 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
20 17 (13.08%) XQuery
21 16 (12.31%) HTTP
21 16 (12.31%) JSON
22 15 (11.54%) Banking
22 15 (11.54%) SAP

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 19 (14.62%) WebSphere
2 11 (8.46%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (8.46%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.69%) Apache
4 8 (6.15%) JBoss
5 7 (5.38%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.62%) Documentum
7 5 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (3.08%) Apache Pig
9 3 (2.31%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (2.31%) Jetty
9 3 (2.31%) IIS
10 2 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.54%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.54%) Exstream Dialogue
10 2 (1.54%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.54%) Mule
10 2 (1.54%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.31%) Acrobat
1 3 (2.31%) FrameMaker
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.54%) Exstream
3 1 (0.77%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.31%) HTTP
2 5 (3.85%) Internet
2 5 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (9.23%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.38%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.38%) Big Data
3 7 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (4.62%) OLTP
5 5 (3.85%) MySQL
5 5 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.85%) TKPROF
6 4 (3.08%) Hazelcast
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.08%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.08%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (17.69%) Maven
2 14 (10.77%) Subversion
3 11 (8.46%) Hudson
4 10 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.38%) Ant
6 6 (4.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (4.62%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.62%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.85%) JUnit
7 5 (3.85%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.77%) JIRA
9 1 (0.77%) jMock
9 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.77%) Xcode
9 1 (0.77%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.77%) Gradle
9 1 (0.77%) Apache Ivy
General
1 20 (15.38%) Finance
2 15 (11.54%) Banking
3 12 (9.23%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Publishing
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.77%) Automotive
5 1 (0.77%) Law
5 1 (0.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.77%) Front Office
5 1 (0.77%) Back Office
5 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (67.69%) Developer
2 26 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 21 (16.15%) Architect
4 11 (8.46%) .NET Developer
5 8 (6.15%) WebSphere Developer
5 8 (6.15%) Analyst
6 7 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.38%) iOS Developer
7 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (3.85%) Data Architect
8 5 (3.85%) Software Developer
8 5 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 5 (3.85%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
9 4 (3.08%) BizTalk Developer
9 4 (3.08%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.31%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (2.31%) Consultant
10 3 (2.31%) Technical Architect
10 3 (2.31%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (100.00%) XML
2 49 (37.69%) HTML
3 47 (36.15%) Web Services
4 42 (32.31%) XSLT
5 36 (27.69%) CSS
6 27 (20.77%) Spring
7 25 (19.23%) .NET
8 16 (12.31%) JSON
9 15 (11.54%) Servlets
10 14 (10.77%) JSP
10 14 (10.77%) JMS
10 14 (10.77%) Hibernate
11 13 (10.00%) XSL
11 13 (10.00%) J2EE
12 12 (9.23%) ASP.NET
12 12 (9.23%) XSD
12 12 (9.23%) REST
13 11 (8.46%) Saxon XSLT
13 11 (8.46%) Java EE
13 11 (8.46%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 5 (3.85%) Replication
3 5 (3.85%) W3C
4 3 (2.31%) NHS
4 3 (2.31%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.31%) Open Source
4 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.31%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.54%) GIS
5 2 (1.54%) PKI
5 2 (1.54%) Wiki
5 2 (1.54%) iPhone
5 2 (1.54%) User Experience
6 1 (0.77%) Derivative
6 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.46%) Linux
1 24 (18.46%) UNIX
2 14 (10.77%) Windows
3 9 (6.92%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.85%) Android
6 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.77%) Solaris
7 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.77%) Debian
7 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (25.38%) TDD
3 24 (18.46%) OOP
3 24 (18.46%) Unit Testing
4 21 (16.15%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (14.62%) OO
6 14 (10.77%) UML
6 14 (10.77%) MVC
7 13 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 13 (10.00%) Analytics
8 11 (8.46%) Software Testing
8 11 (8.46%) Regression Testing
9 10 (7.69%) Scrum
9 10 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
9 10 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
10 9 (6.92%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.92%) RUP
10 9 (6.92%) Workflow
11 8 (6.15%) Integration Testing
11 8 (6.15%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (51.54%) Java
2 41 (31.54%) JavaScript
3 40 (30.77%) SQL
4 25 (19.23%) XPath
5 20 (15.38%) C#
6 17 (13.08%) XQuery
7 14 (10.77%) C++
7 14 (10.77%) PL/SQL
8 10 (7.69%) Scala
9 8 (6.15%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.85%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.31%) Tcl
12 3 (2.31%) Perl
12 3 (2.31%) Python
13 2 (1.54%) R
13 2 (1.54%) C
13 2 (1.54%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.54%) VB6
13 2 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.46%) Degree
2 8 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.08%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.54%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) QA
2 5 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.31%) HL7
3 3 (2.31%) DICOM
System Software
1 5 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (3.85%) Oracle Clusterware
2 4 (3.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (3.85%) Data Guard
1 5 (3.85%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (3.08%) yum
2 4 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (20.00%) Oracle
2 15 (11.54%) SAP
3 9 (6.92%) IBM
4 7 (5.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.31%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.31%) HP
6 2 (1.54%) EMC
6 2 (1.54%) Adobe
6 2 (1.54%) SmartStream
6 2 (1.54%) hybris
7 1 (0.77%) Trapeze
7 1 (0.77%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.77%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.77%) Remedy
7 1 (0.77%) Sun
7 1 (0.77%) BMC
7 1 (0.77%) Sybase
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