The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 - 32 33
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 0 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.74% 2.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.20% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate
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- £550 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 91 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 20.79% 33.58% 31.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 40 79
Average daily rate £340 £300 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £33.34 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.09% -
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 Lancashire

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

XML Schema Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire