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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema
Rank 529 489 466
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -23
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 49 80 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.57% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 57 63
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14224 14154 14704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.22% 29.35% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9353 9292 8924
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 247 347
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £17.69 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
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 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 19 September 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
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 19 September 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
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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 -8 19 £375 -6.25% 6
North West 0 9 £313 -43.18% 1
South East -5 6 £248 -38.12% 8
East of England -24 3 £463 -7.50% 1
South West -47 3 £350 -20.00% 3
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
Yorkshire - - - -
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XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 102 (100.00%) XML
2 50 (49.02%) Java
3 30 (29.41%) XSLT
3 30 (29.41%) Web Services
4 29 (28.43%) Spring
5 28 (27.45%) HTML
6 27 (26.47%) SQL
7 25 (24.51%) Oracle
8 24 (23.53%) CSS
8 24 (23.53%) WebSphere
9 23 (22.55%) JavaScript
10 22 (21.57%) Windows
10 22 (21.57%) HTTP
11 20 (19.61%) Linux
11 20 (19.61%) Maven
12 16 (15.69%) XPath
12 16 (15.69%) jQuery
13 15 (14.71%) Banking
14 14 (13.73%) Red Hat
14 14 (13.73%) UML
14 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (13.73%) Hibernate
15 13 (12.75%) Finance
15 13 (12.75%) IBM
15 13 (12.75%) Security Cleared
15 13 (12.75%) Oracle Database
16 12 (11.76%) Subversion
17 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
17 11 (10.78%) JMS
17 11 (10.78%) Data Modelling

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 10 (9.80%) Apache
2 10 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
3 6 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.90%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.92%) Liferay
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.94%) CMS
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.96%) Confluence
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.96%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.98%) Drupal
8 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (0.98%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.57%) HTTP
2 6 (5.88%) LDAP
3 4 (3.92%) Internet
4 1 (0.98%) SSH
4 1 (0.98%) Firewall
4 1 (0.98%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.98%) SSL
4 1 (0.98%) FTP
4 1 (0.98%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.98%) Modbus
4 1 (0.98%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.75%) Oracle Database
2 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (8.82%) Hazelcast
4 6 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.92%) MySQL
5 4 (3.92%) JasperReports
6 3 (2.94%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.96%) TKPROF
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.96%) OLTP
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.96%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Maven
2 12 (11.76%) Subversion
3 11 (10.78%) Eclipse
4 7 (6.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.90%) Ant
6 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.92%) Selenium
8 3 (2.94%) PowerDesigner
8 3 (2.94%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.94%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.96%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.96%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.96%) JUnit
9 2 (1.96%) TestDirector
9 2 (1.96%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.96%) JIRA
10 1 (0.98%) Xcode
10 1 (0.98%) JDeveloper
General
1 15 (14.71%) Banking
2 13 (12.75%) Finance
3 10 (9.80%) Publishing
4 8 (7.84%) Investment Banking
5 7 (6.86%) Front Office
6 5 (4.90%) Automotive
7 2 (1.96%) French Language
8 1 (0.98%) German Language
8 1 (0.98%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.98%) Retail
8 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.98%) Advertising
8 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 56 (54.90%) Developer
2 20 (19.61%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.71%) Architect
4 11 (10.78%) WebSphere Developer
5 9 (8.82%) Author
5 9 (8.82%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Data Architect
10 3 (2.94%) Software Architect
10 3 (2.94%) Designer
10 3 (2.94%) ServiceNow Consultant
11 2 (1.96%) iOS Developer
11 2 (1.96%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (100.00%) XML
2 30 (29.41%) XSLT
2 30 (29.41%) Web Services
3 29 (28.43%) Spring
4 28 (27.45%) HTML
5 24 (23.53%) CSS
6 16 (15.69%) jQuery
7 14 (13.73%) Hibernate
8 11 (10.78%) JMS
8 11 (10.78%) .NET
8 11 (10.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 10 (9.80%) J2EE
9 10 (9.80%) XSD
9 10 (9.80%) Servlets
9 10 (9.80%) FpML
9 10 (9.80%) JSON
10 9 (8.82%) Grails
10 9 (8.82%) JSF
10 9 (8.82%) J2SE
10 9 (8.82%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) Credit Derivative
1 7 (6.86%) Derivative
1 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.90%) GIS
2 5 (4.90%) Open Source
2 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.94%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.96%) W3C
4 2 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (0.98%) PKI
5 1 (0.98%) IPTV
5 1 (0.98%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.98%) Mashup
5 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.98%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.98%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.57%) Windows
2 20 (19.61%) Linux
3 11 (10.78%) Android
4 10 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.90%) UNIX
6 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.96%) CentOS
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.73%) UML
1 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (10.78%) Data Modelling
3 10 (9.80%) SOA
4 9 (8.82%) Migration
4 9 (8.82%) Scrum
4 9 (8.82%) EAI
4 9 (8.82%) ETL
4 9 (8.82%) Integration Testing
5 8 (7.84%) Configuration Management
5 8 (7.84%) Software Engineering
5 8 (7.84%) MVC
6 7 (6.86%) TDD
6 7 (6.86%) Workflow
6 7 (6.86%) OO
6 7 (6.86%) Data Migration
7 6 (5.88%) Analytics
7 6 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 6 (5.88%) RUP
7 6 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 50 (49.02%) Java
2 27 (26.47%) SQL
3 23 (22.55%) JavaScript
4 16 (15.69%) XPath
5 9 (8.82%) C#
6 7 (6.86%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.88%) C++
8 4 (3.92%) Python
8 4 (3.92%) C
8 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.92%) XQuery
9 3 (2.94%) PHP
9 3 (2.94%) VBA
10 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.96%) Scala
10 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.98%) VB
11 1 (0.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (12.75%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.90%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (2.94%) Degree
5 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.98%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.98%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Oracle
2 14 (13.73%) Red Hat
3 13 (12.75%) IBM
4 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.82%) SAP
6 3 (2.94%) Remedy
6 3 (2.94%) Sybase
6 3 (2.94%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.96%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.96%) JBoss
7 2 (1.96%) GUPTA
8 1 (0.98%) Google
8 1 (0.98%) Thunderhead
8 1 (0.98%) BMC
8 1 (0.98%) Informatica
8 1 (0.98%) HP
8 1 (0.98%) Citrix
8 1 (0.98%) Sun
8 1 (0.98%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.98%) EPiServer
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