The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 144 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 2 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.069% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 1.34% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 7
Median daily rate - £394 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.19% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -54.22%
XML Schema
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
580 599 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.95% 20.56% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 302 468
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

XML Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

XML Schema Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Edinburgh -14 2 - -
XML Schema
UK

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) AspectJ
2 2 (66.67%) jBPM
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Drools
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) EclipseLink
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Process
2 2 (66.67%) TopLink
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) WSDL
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Drools
2 2 (66.67%) EclipseLink
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) jBPM
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) TopLink
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Process
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) AspectJ
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle