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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 571 541 505
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -36
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 41 72 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.51% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 40 51
Median daily rate £438 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +101.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.75
XML Schema
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
14288 14017 13683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 27.22% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9215 9082
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 184 191
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing XML Schema as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Schema within the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East 0 18 £493 -6.19% 5
London -58 14 £538 +43.33% 3
Yorkshire +6 3 £413 -
West Midlands -14 3 £190 -36.66%
North West -1 2 - -
South West -7 1 £375 +9.48%
XML Schema
UK

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML Schema also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 88 (100.00%) XML
2 48 (54.55%) Java
3 46 (52.27%) Oracle
4 40 (45.45%) Web Services
5 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (39.77%) SQL
7 32 (36.36%) SOAP
8 30 (34.09%) SOA
9 27 (30.68%) .NET
10 26 (29.55%) Data Modelling
11 23 (26.14%) RESTful
12 21 (23.86%) Finance
13 20 (22.73%) Maven
13 20 (22.73%) JIRA
13 20 (22.73%) XSLT
13 20 (22.73%) CSS
14 19 (21.59%) UML
14 19 (21.59%) Spring
15 18 (20.45%) Open Source
16 17 (19.32%) Jenkins
16 17 (19.32%) Eclipse
16 17 (19.32%) OO
16 17 (19.32%) XSD
16 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
16 17 (19.32%) HTML
17 16 (18.18%) Scrum
17 16 (18.18%) JSON
17 16 (18.18%) Oracle Database
18 15 (17.05%) Git (software)
18 15 (17.05%) Automated Testing

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.36%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (10.23%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.09%) JBoss
3 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.82%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.41%) Apache
5 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.27%) JCAPS
6 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.27%) WMQI
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.14%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.14%) Jetty
7 1 (1.14%) Node.js
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.14%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.14%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) HTTP
1 9 (10.23%) Internet
2 4 (4.55%) Kerberos
3 2 (2.27%) LDAP
4 1 (1.14%) DMZ
4 1 (1.14%) FTP
4 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 14 (15.91%) RDBMS
2 14 (15.91%) Relational Database
2 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 11 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (11.36%) Big Data
4 10 (11.36%) Hadoop
5 9 (10.23%) Datazen
6 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.55%) MarkLogic
8 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (4.55%) MongoDB
8 4 (4.55%) NoSQL
8 4 (4.55%) OLTP
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.41%) DB2
9 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.41%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) JIRA
1 20 (22.73%) Maven
2 17 (19.32%) Eclipse
2 17 (19.32%) Jenkins
3 15 (17.05%) Git (software)
4 12 (13.64%) Subversion
5 11 (12.50%) Hudson
5 11 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (12.50%) Selenium
5 11 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
5 11 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 8 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (6.82%) Ant
7 6 (6.82%) JUnit
8 3 (3.41%) Mercurial
8 3 (3.41%) Mockito
8 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.27%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.27%) WebStorm
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Front Office
3 6 (6.82%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Publishing
4 4 (4.55%) Retail
5 3 (3.41%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Electronics
6 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.14%) Local Government
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (57.95%) Developer
2 19 (21.59%) Analyst
3 18 (20.45%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Data Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Integration Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Architect
7 5 (5.68%) Escalation Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
7 5 (5.68%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Consultant
9 3 (3.41%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.41%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (100.00%) XML
2 40 (45.45%) Web Services
3 32 (36.36%) SOAP
4 27 (30.68%) .NET
5 23 (26.14%) RESTful
6 20 (22.73%) CSS
6 20 (22.73%) XSLT
7 19 (21.59%) Spring
8 17 (19.32%) HTML
8 17 (19.32%) XSD
9 16 (18.18%) JSON
10 13 (14.77%) JPA
11 12 (13.64%) .NET Framework
11 12 (13.64%) FpML
12 11 (12.50%) Hibernate
12 11 (12.50%) J2EE
12 11 (12.50%) Visualforce
13 10 (11.36%) FIX Protocol
13 10 (11.36%) JMS
13 10 (11.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (7.95%) Derivative
2 7 (7.95%) Equities
2 7 (7.95%) Fixed Income
2 7 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.82%) Data Integration
3 6 (6.82%) User Experience
4 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.14%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.14%) DataPower
5 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.14%) HACMP
5 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.14%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Windows
2 8 (9.09%) Linux
3 6 (6.82%) Unix
4 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.27%) Solaris
6 1 (1.14%) AIX
6 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.09%) SOA
3 26 (29.55%) Data Modelling
4 19 (21.59%) UML
5 18 (20.45%) Open Source
6 17 (19.32%) OO
7 16 (18.18%) Scrum
8 15 (17.05%) Automated Testing
8 15 (17.05%) ETL
9 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 11 (12.50%) Migration
9 11 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (11.36%) Data Analysis
10 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
11 8 (9.09%) Data Governance
12 7 (7.95%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (7.95%) SDLC
12 7 (7.95%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 48 (54.55%) Java
2 35 (39.77%) SQL
3 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.91%) C#
5 11 (12.50%) Apex Code
5 11 (12.50%) SOQL
6 10 (11.36%) VB.NET
7 9 (10.23%) XPath
8 7 (7.95%) Scala
9 6 (6.82%) R
9 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
10 5 (5.68%) C
10 5 (5.68%) C++
10 5 (5.68%) PL/SQL
10 5 (5.68%) Python
11 3 (3.41%) XQuery
12 2 (2.27%) Groovy
12 2 (2.27%) Perl
13 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.14%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) MCSD
2 3 (3.41%) MCSE
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) CISSP
4 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.68%) ISO20022
3 2 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (1.14%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.14%) HL7
4 1 (1.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Firmware
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.14%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (1.14%) OpenSSO
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 46 (52.27%) Oracle
2 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (12.50%) Talend
3 7 (7.95%) Remedy
4 5 (5.68%) IBM
5 3 (3.41%) CA
5 3 (3.41%) Informatica
5 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.41%) Software AG
5 3 (3.41%) Sybase
5 3 (3.41%) VMware
6 2 (2.27%) Sun
7 1 (1.14%) Cognos
7 1 (1.14%) OpenText
7 1 (1.14%) SAP
7 1 (1.14%) Splunk
7 1 (1.14%) Teradata
7 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.14%) Vignette