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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema
Rank 396 390 379
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 19 38 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.48% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 27
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 £312 £320 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £513 £520
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7308 7875 7778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.35% 31.42% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5235 5674 5457
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 51 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.90 £42.50
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 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 17 September 2014.

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 17 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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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 +16 7 £350 -12.50% 4
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
XML Schema
England

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) XML
2 15 (32.61%) Java
3 14 (30.43%) HTML
3 14 (30.43%) Banking
4 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 13 (28.26%) Web Services
5 12 (26.09%) CSS
6 11 (23.91%) Finance
7 10 (21.74%) FpML
7 10 (21.74%) SQL
8 9 (19.57%) Oracle
8 9 (19.57%) XSLT
8 9 (19.57%) Windows
8 9 (19.57%) JSON
9 8 (17.39%) Investment Banking
10 7 (15.22%) Credit Derivative
10 7 (15.22%) Derivative
10 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
10 7 (15.22%) FIXML
10 7 (15.22%) Front Office
10 7 (15.22%) Publishing
10 7 (15.22%) Scrum
10 7 (15.22%) Apache
10 7 (15.22%) REST
10 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
11 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.04%) UML
11 6 (13.04%) OO
11 6 (13.04%) XSL

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 7 (15.22%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (6.52%) CMS
3 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Pig
4 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 2 (4.35%) Liferay
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.35%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.17%) Drupal
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.17%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.35%) Text Mining
4 2 (4.35%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.17%) DB2
5 1 (2.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Subversion
2 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Maven
3 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) TestDirector
3 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.17%) Xcode
4 1 (2.17%) ERwin
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
General
1 14 (30.43%) Banking
2 11 (23.91%) Finance
3 8 (17.39%) Investment Banking
4 7 (15.22%) Front Office
4 7 (15.22%) Publishing
5 1 (2.17%) French Language
5 1 (2.17%) German Language
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Architect
3 9 (19.57%) Author
4 5 (10.87%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Software Architect
7 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Storage Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (30.43%) HTML
3 13 (28.26%) Web Services
4 12 (26.09%) CSS
5 10 (21.74%) FpML
6 9 (19.57%) XSLT
6 9 (19.57%) JSON
7 7 (15.22%) FIXML
7 7 (15.22%) REST
7 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
8 6 (13.04%) XSL
8 6 (13.04%) jQuery
8 6 (13.04%) Spring
9 5 (10.87%) HTML5
9 5 (10.87%) .NET
10 4 (8.70%) CSS3
10 4 (8.70%) J2EE
10 4 (8.70%) SOAP
10 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
10 4 (8.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Credit Derivative
1 7 (15.22%) Derivative
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.52%) Open Source
4 3 (6.52%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) GIS
5 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.17%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.17%) Mashup
6 1 (2.17%) PKI
6 1 (2.17%) IPTV
6 1 (2.17%) Semantic Web
6 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.35%) Android
4 2 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.17%) UNIX
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) Scrum
3 6 (13.04%) UML
3 6 (13.04%) OO
3 6 (13.04%) MVC
4 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
4 5 (10.87%) Analytics
5 4 (8.70%) SOA
5 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.70%) Data Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Web Development
6 3 (6.52%) Fund Management
6 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Investment Management
6 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.52%) Workflow
6 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.52%) ETL
6 3 (6.52%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) Java
2 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.74%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) C#
5 4 (8.70%) XQuery
5 4 (8.70%) XPath
6 3 (6.52%) VBA
6 3 (6.52%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (4.35%) Scala
8 1 (2.17%) PHP5
8 1 (2.17%) SPARQL
8 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.17%) Perl
8 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) IBM
4 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.35%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 2 (4.35%) Sybase
4 2 (4.35%) Remedy
4 2 (4.35%) GUPTA
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.17%) Thunderhead
5 1 (2.17%) Informatica
5 1 (2.17%) Sun
5 1 (2.17%) Business Objects