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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 251 266 241
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.058% 0.021% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.088% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £413 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2179 2285 1969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.38% 24.26% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1462 1319 1067
Average daily rate £368 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 53 62
Average hourly rate £47.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £57.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire - 3 £425 -
Berkshire - 2 £400 -
XML Schema
England

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Java EE
5 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) XPath
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) J2EE
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
7 2 (20.00%) Datazen
7 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
7 2 (20.00%) Autofac
7 2 (20.00%) Big Data
7 2 (20.00%) User Stories
7 2 (20.00%) Unity DI Container

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) Datazen
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) ERwin
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modeller
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) Java EE
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) ADO
4 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 2 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (20.00%) CORBA
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) EJB
4 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (20.00%) J2SE
4 2 (20.00%) Java RMI
4 2 (20.00%) JavaBeans
4 2 (20.00%) JDBC
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) ODBC
4 2 (20.00%) Servlets
4 2 (20.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) DataPower
2 1 (10.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) XPath
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Jython
5 1 (10.00%) Korn
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) R
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCSD
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (10.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Informatica
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 2 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) IBM