The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 155 156 128
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -28
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 2 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.062% 0.14% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.61% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Median daily rate £340 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year
-34.84% -
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
975 985 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.35% 23.53% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 599 526
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £30.85 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.78% -11.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing XML Schema as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Schema Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in the North West

XML Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML Schema across the North West region.

XML Schema Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Schema within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 2 £340 +8.80%
XML Schema
England

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML Schema also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAX
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SAX
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft