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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 104 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 3 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.92% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 3.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £325 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
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
North West

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
534 397 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.29% 27.98% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 274 221
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £32.50 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) XPath
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) UML
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (50.00%) J2SE
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (50.00%) SAX
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) DOM
4 3 (50.00%) Servlets
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) J2EE
5 2 (33.33%) Windows

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Gradle
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
3 3 (50.00%) DOM
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) J2SE
3 3 (50.00%) SAX
3 3 (50.00%) Servlets
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) OAuth
4 1 (16.67%) OpenID
4 1 (16.67%) SAML
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) XPath
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Assembla