The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema
Rank 267 247 224
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -23
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 3 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.030% 0.044% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.17% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 13
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£425 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.60% -3.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £369 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.45% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.51 - -
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2577 2302 2284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.00% 25.17% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1678 1301 1280
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 44 61
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.88 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 August 2015. 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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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
Hampshire -6 3 £425 -19.50%
XML Schema
England

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) UML
4 4 (33.33%) RUP
4 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 4 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Java EE
5 3 (25.00%) XPath
5 3 (25.00%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Subversion
5 3 (25.00%) XSL
5 3 (25.00%) XSLT
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) EJB
5 3 (25.00%) JDBC
5 3 (25.00%) JSP
5 3 (25.00%) Servlets

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) XMLSpy
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Hudson
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Ant
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Data Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) Java EE
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) EJB
2 3 (25.00%) JDBC
2 3 (25.00%) JSP
2 3 (25.00%) Servlets
2 3 (25.00%) XSL
2 3 (25.00%) XSLT
3 2 (16.67%) CORBA
3 2 (16.67%) J2SE
3 2 (16.67%) Java RMI
3 2 (16.67%) JavaBeans
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) W3C
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) RUP
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) XPath
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Sybase
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) GigaSpaces