The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 138 142 143
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.69% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £335 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +1.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £341 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.83% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
819 875 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.80% 26.14% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 604 543
Median daily rate £350 £374 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.29% +6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 68 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £55.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in the South West

XML Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

XML Schema Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Gloucestershire +3 1 £325 -1.88%
Bristol - 1 £350 - 1
XML Schema
England

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 South West region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Struts
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) JSF
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) XSL
5 1 (16.67%) WSDL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Senior UI Developer
5 2 (33.33%) UI Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) JSF
3 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Struts
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) COM+
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) WSDL
5 1 (16.67%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB6