The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema
Rank - - 74
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.75 -
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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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
390 379 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.67% 27.64% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 237 151
Average daily rate £350 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 19
Average hourly rate £37.50 £135.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.22% +328.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £135.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £135.00 £160.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

XML Schema Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) XSLT
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
3 8 (61.54%) UNIX
3 8 (61.54%) OOP
3 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) Regression Testing
3 8 (61.54%) XQuery
3 8 (61.54%) Saxon XSLT
3 8 (61.54%) Maven
4 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (53.85%) Scala
5 5 (38.46%) Hudson
6 4 (30.77%) Digital Media
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (23.08%) Grails
7 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
7 3 (23.08%) XPath
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (23.08%) Spring
7 3 (23.08%) DOM

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Maven
2 5 (38.46%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) XSLT
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) Saxon XSLT
4 4 (30.77%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) Grails
5 3 (23.08%) J2SE
5 3 (23.08%) Servlets
5 3 (23.08%) DOM
5 3 (23.08%) JMS
5 3 (23.08%) SAX
5 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (23.08%) Spring
6 1 (7.69%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Digital Media
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) UNIX
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) OOP
2 8 (61.54%) Regression Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) XQuery
4 7 (53.85%) Scala
5 3 (23.08%) XPath
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat