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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema
Rank 345 378 371
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -7
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 45 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.36% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £550 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +32.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £333 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-54.22% -
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
6920 6988 6390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.60% 30.77% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4966 5120 4602
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 17 91
Average hourly rate £22.18 £40.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.55% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +5 13 £325 -25.71%
Hayes - 1 £425 -
XML Schema
England

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 79 (100.00%) XML
2 31 (39.24%) Java
2 31 (39.24%) SQL
3 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (36.71%) XPath
5 28 (35.44%) Web Services
6 25 (31.65%) XSLT
7 23 (29.11%) HTML
7 23 (29.11%) Oracle
8 22 (27.85%) Unit Testing
9 21 (26.58%) UML
10 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
10 20 (25.32%) XSD
10 20 (25.32%) Finance
11 19 (24.05%) UNIX
12 18 (22.78%) Linux
13 17 (21.52%) CSS
13 17 (21.52%) .NET
13 17 (21.52%) Banking
13 17 (21.52%) Oracle Database
14 16 (20.25%) Subversion
14 16 (20.25%) TDD
14 16 (20.25%) XSL
14 16 (20.25%) RUP
14 16 (20.25%) OOP
15 15 (18.99%) JSON
15 15 (18.99%) Enterprise Architecture
15 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (18.99%) REST
16 14 (17.72%) Investment Banking

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 7 (8.86%) Apache
2 6 (7.59%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.33%) CMS
3 5 (6.33%) Node.js
4 4 (5.06%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.80%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.80%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.53%) Exstream Dialogue
6 2 (2.53%) LiveCycle
6 2 (2.53%) Liferay
6 2 (2.53%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (2.53%) JBoss
7 1 (1.27%) Jetty
7 1 (1.27%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.27%) IIS
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.53%) Exstream
4 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) LDAP
1 4 (5.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) Oracle Database
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.39%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (10.13%) OLTP
5 8 (10.13%) DB2
6 7 (8.86%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 7 (8.86%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (7.59%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.06%) Big Data
8 4 (5.06%) TKPROF
9 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
9 3 (3.80%) Apache Hive
9 3 (3.80%) MySQL
10 2 (2.53%) SQLite
10 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Subversion
2 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.59%) Maven
4 5 (6.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (6.33%) NUnit
5 4 (5.06%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.53%) XMLSpy
7 2 (2.53%) JIRA
8 1 (1.27%) Ant
8 1 (1.27%) JUnit
8 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.27%) Xcode
8 1 (1.27%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.27%) Hudson
8 1 (1.27%) Gradle
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Ivy
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 17 (21.52%) Banking
3 14 (17.72%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.33%) Law
5 1 (1.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.27%) Front Office
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (58.23%) Developer
2 17 (21.52%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) Architect
4 9 (11.39%) Designer
5 6 (7.59%) .NET Developer
5 6 (7.59%) iOS Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (5.06%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Integration Analyst
9 2 (2.53%) Lead Architect
9 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (2.53%) Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) Data Architect
9 2 (2.53%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) XML
2 28 (35.44%) Web Services
3 25 (31.65%) XSLT
4 23 (29.11%) HTML
5 20 (25.32%) XSD
6 17 (21.52%) .NET
6 17 (21.52%) CSS
7 16 (20.25%) XSL
8 15 (18.99%) JSON
8 15 (18.99%) REST
9 13 (16.46%) J2EE
9 13 (16.46%) JSP
9 13 (16.46%) SOAP
10 12 (15.19%) JDBC
11 11 (13.92%) Servlets
12 10 (12.66%) EJB
12 10 (12.66%) JavaBeans
13 9 (11.39%) J2SE
13 9 (11.39%) Middleware
13 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) N-Tier
1 7 (8.86%) User Experience
2 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) W3C
3 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.06%) Replication
5 3 (3.80%) NHS
5 3 (3.80%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.53%) GIS
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.53%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.53%) PKI
6 2 (2.53%) iPhone
6 2 (2.53%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.53%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.27%) Derivative
7 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.05%) UNIX
2 18 (22.78%) Linux
3 7 (8.86%) Windows
3 7 (8.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Solaris
5 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.27%) Debian
5 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.85%) Unit Testing
3 21 (26.58%) UML
4 16 (20.25%) OOP
4 16 (20.25%) RUP
4 16 (20.25%) TDD
5 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (18.99%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (16.46%) Scrum
7 12 (15.19%) Business Analysis
7 12 (15.19%) Multithreading
8 11 (13.92%) SOA
9 10 (12.66%) OO
10 9 (11.39%) Data Modelling
10 9 (11.39%) MVC
10 9 (11.39%) Migration
10 9 (11.39%) Data Migration
10 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
11 8 (10.13%) Analytics
11 8 (10.13%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) Java
1 31 (39.24%) SQL
2 29 (36.71%) XPath
3 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.19%) C#
5 8 (10.13%) XQuery
6 7 (8.86%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.59%) C++
8 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.80%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.80%) Scala
9 3 (3.80%) Tcl
10 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.53%) C
10 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) Degree
3 4 (5.06%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.53%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.80%) HL7
3 3 (3.80%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (3.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (5.06%) Data Guard
1 4 (5.06%) yum
1 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Oracle
2 8 (10.13%) Sybase
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.06%) HP
3 4 (5.06%) Ektron
4 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.53%) EMC
5 2 (2.53%) Adobe
5 2 (2.53%) SmartStream
5 2 (2.53%) GigaSpaces
5 2 (2.53%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.27%) hybris
6 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.27%) Sun
6 1 (1.27%) IBM
6 1 (1.27%) BMC
6 1 (1.27%) Remedy