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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Schema
England / South West
Rank 136 148 133
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.039% 0.034% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.12% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £335 £475 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.47% +40.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
646 856 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.19% 29.11% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 637 507
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £31.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) COM+
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) XSL
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery

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 2 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior UI Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) COM+
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 2 (50.00%) XSL
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) JSF
4 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Struts
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft