The first table below looks at the demand for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema
Rank 246 216 196
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -20
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 3 8 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.094% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.38% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 21
Average daily rate
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£477 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £388 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2232 2099 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.26% 24.71% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1250 1129 1136
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 67 81
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £20.00 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
XML Schema
England

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

XML Schema Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in the South East

XML Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

XML Schema Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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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
Surrey -3 2 £425 +14.86%
Hampshire -15 1 £528 +32.00% 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
XML Schema
England

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) C
5 4 (30.77%) C++
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) JUnit
6 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) XSD
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) IBM
6 3 (23.08%) UML
6 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
7 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) NetBeans
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) Memory Management
7 2 (15.38%) OOD
7 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) Modbus
2 1 (7.69%) Profibus
2 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) DataStage
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (15.38%) NetBeans
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Server Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) ETL Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) ETL Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) SOAP
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) XSD
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
4 2 (15.38%) ODBC
4 2 (15.38%) ADO
4 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
4 2 (15.38%) JDBC
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) OLE
4 2 (15.38%) OLE DB
5 1 (7.69%) XML Messaging
5 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
1 1 (7.69%) W3C
1 1 (7.69%) HACMP
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Statistics
1 1 (7.69%) Taxonomies
1 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
1 1 (7.69%) DataPower
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) UML
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) OOD
2 2 (15.38%) SOA
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Memory Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.69%) System Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) OWASP
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) BPR
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) C
3 4 (30.77%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) Jython
6 1 (7.69%) XPath
6 1 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (7.69%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Sybase
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) Talend
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 3 days ago