The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 109 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.069% 0.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.02% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.46 -
XML Schema
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
579 463 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.96% 28.87% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 345 234
Median daily rate £400 £335 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.04 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.75% +184.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) InfoPath
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Java

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft