The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema
Rank 413 407 397
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 15 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.078% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 28
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £298 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £585 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £369 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.51 - -
XML Schema
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7578 7504 8055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.46% 30.84% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5573 5249 5813
Average daily rate £438 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 54 52
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.09 £17.50 £23.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XML Schema Jobs Demand Trend in London

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in London

XML Schema
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML Schema across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

XML Schema Daily Rate Histogram in London

XML Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML Schema across the London region.

XML Schema Hourly Rate Trend in London

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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
City of London +8 7 £388 -18.42% 2
Docklands, London -6 1 £585 +5.40%
Hayes - 1 £425 -
XML Schema
England

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 57 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (45.61%) Web Services
3 25 (43.86%) XPath
4 24 (42.11%) XSLT
5 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (35.09%) SQL
7 19 (33.33%) XSD
8 18 (31.58%) UML
8 18 (31.58%) Finance
9 17 (29.82%) HTML
10 15 (26.32%) Java
10 15 (26.32%) .NET
10 15 (26.32%) Banking
10 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (24.56%) Business Analysis
11 14 (24.56%) JSON
11 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
11 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
11 14 (24.56%) Oracle
11 14 (24.56%) CSS
11 14 (24.56%) SOA
12 13 (22.81%) C#
12 13 (22.81%) Subversion
12 13 (22.81%) REST
13 12 (21.05%) HTML5
13 12 (21.05%) Investment Banking
13 12 (21.05%) MVC
13 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
13 12 (21.05%) RUP
14 11 (19.30%) SOAP

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (14.04%) Node.js
2 7 (12.28%) CMS
3 4 (7.02%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.26%) Apache
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.51%) WMQI
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.75%) Jetty
6 1 (1.75%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.75%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Office
1 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) LDAP
3 1 (1.75%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database
2 10 (17.54%) Relational Database
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.28%) DB2
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle9i Database
3 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (10.53%) OLTP
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.26%) TKPROF
6 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.75%) SQLite
7 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Subversion
2 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.53%) NUnit
4 5 (8.77%) JIRA
5 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.26%) XMLSpy
6 3 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
7 2 (3.51%) Selenium
7 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.51%) ClearCase
7 2 (3.51%) Ant
7 2 (3.51%) Maven
7 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.51%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.51%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.75%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.75%) JUnit
8 1 (1.75%) Mockito
8 1 (1.75%) Axure RP
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 15 (26.32%) Banking
3 12 (21.05%) Investment Banking
4 7 (12.28%) Law
5 4 (7.02%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Architect
3 10 (17.54%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Designer
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.51%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior WebSphere Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (45.61%) Web Services
3 24 (42.11%) XSLT
4 19 (33.33%) XSD
5 17 (29.82%) HTML
6 15 (26.32%) .NET
7 14 (24.56%) CSS
7 14 (24.56%) JSON
8 13 (22.81%) REST
9 12 (21.05%) HTML5
9 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
10 11 (19.30%) SOAP
11 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
11 10 (17.54%) jQuery
11 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
11 10 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (15.79%) JDBC
13 8 (14.04%) Middleware
14 7 (12.28%) Java RMI
14 7 (12.28%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) N-Tier
2 6 (10.53%) User Experience
3 5 (8.77%) W3C
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.26%) Replication
6 2 (3.51%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.51%) PKI
6 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.75%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.75%) iPhone
7 1 (1.75%) APACS
7 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) UNIX
1 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) UML
3 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (24.56%) Business Analysis
4 14 (24.56%) SOA
4 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
5 12 (21.05%) RUP
5 12 (21.05%) MVC
6 11 (19.30%) Scrum
6 11 (19.30%) TDD
7 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.28%) Multithreading
8 7 (12.28%) Data Migration
8 7 (12.28%) Test Scripting
8 7 (12.28%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (12.28%) Migration
8 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.53%) OOP
9 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) XPath
2 20 (35.09%) SQL
3 15 (26.32%) Java
4 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
5 13 (22.81%) C#
6 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.51%) C
7 2 (3.51%) Perl
7 2 (3.51%) XQuery
8 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.75%) Scala
8 1 (1.75%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.75%) SOQL
8 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) ISEB
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 9 (15.79%) Sybase
3 7 (12.28%) Ektron
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.51%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.75%) SmartStream
7 1 (1.75%) HP