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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 379 384 376
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 32 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.50% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 17
Average daily rate £538 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £459 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
6662 6361 6473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.39% 30.02% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4980 4746 4609
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 54
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +48 12 £550 +46.66% 1
XML Schema
England

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (68.42%) Web Services
3 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (50.00%) Java
5 16 (42.11%) Scrum
5 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
6 15 (39.47%) Finance
6 15 (39.47%) OO
6 15 (39.47%) SOAP
7 14 (36.84%) .NET
7 14 (36.84%) Eclipse
7 14 (36.84%) SOA
7 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
8 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
8 13 (34.21%) RDBMS
8 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
8 13 (34.21%) Oracle
8 13 (34.21%) HTML
8 13 (34.21%) CSS
9 12 (31.58%) Data Modelling
9 12 (31.58%) Maven
10 11 (28.95%) Automated Testing
10 11 (28.95%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (28.95%) Subversion
10 11 (28.95%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (28.95%) SOQL
10 11 (28.95%) RESTful
10 11 (28.95%) WebDriver
10 11 (28.95%) Hudson
10 11 (28.95%) Visualforce

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.26%) WMQI
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.63%) Jetty
3 1 (2.63%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) RDBMS
1 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.89%) MarkLogic
3 3 (7.89%) OLTP
4 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (2.63%) BODI
5 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.63%) DB2
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) MS Access
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 14 (36.84%) Eclipse
2 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
3 12 (31.58%) Maven
4 11 (28.95%) Hudson
4 11 (28.95%) JIRA
4 11 (28.95%) Oracle APEX
4 11 (28.95%) Selenium
4 11 (28.95%) Subversion
4 11 (28.95%) WebDriver
5 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (10.53%) Ant
7 2 (5.26%) ClearCase
8 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.63%) JUnit
8 1 (2.63%) MagicDraw
8 1 (2.63%) Mockito
8 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.63%) Toad
8 1 (2.63%) XMLSpy
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Front Office
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Publishing
6 1 (2.63%) Back Office
6 1 (2.63%) Games
6 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Business Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Java WebSphere Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior WebSphere Developer
8 2 (5.26%) XML Developer
9 1 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) iOS Developer
9 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (68.42%) Web Services
3 15 (39.47%) SOAP
4 14 (36.84%) .NET
5 13 (34.21%) CSS
5 13 (34.21%) HTML
6 11 (28.95%) RESTful
6 11 (28.95%) Visualforce
7 10 (26.32%) XSD
8 9 (23.68%) FIX Protocol
8 9 (23.68%) FpML
9 8 (21.05%) XSLT
10 7 (18.42%) FIXML
10 7 (18.42%) JSON
11 3 (7.89%) Middleware
11 3 (7.89%) REST
12 2 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
12 2 (5.26%) J2EE
12 2 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
13 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Derivative
1 6 (15.79%) Equities
1 6 (15.79%) Fixed Income
1 6 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Solaris
2 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Scrum
3 15 (39.47%) OO
4 14 (36.84%) SOA
5 12 (31.58%) Data Modelling
6 11 (28.95%) Automated Testing
6 11 (28.95%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (26.32%) UML
8 9 (23.68%) Data Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) Data Governance
9 6 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
10 5 (13.16%) Open Source
11 4 (10.53%) Data Management
12 3 (7.89%) Change Management
12 3 (7.89%) Data Architecture
12 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (7.89%) Investment Management
12 3 (7.89%) TDD
12 3 (7.89%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.95%) Apex Code
3 11 (28.95%) SOQL
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) XQuery
6 2 (5.26%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) ISO20022
2 1 (2.63%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.63%) HL7
2 1 (2.63%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) OpenSSO
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
2 11 (28.95%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.89%) Sybase
4 2 (5.26%) CA
5 1 (2.63%) Altova
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos
5 1 (2.63%) i2
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Informatica
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Sun
5 1 (2.63%) TIBCO