The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 599 621 590
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -31
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 54 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.063% 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 30
Median daily rate £363 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £470 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £333 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £31.51 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.51 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16138 16326 15676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.83% 27.95% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11190 11035 9953
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 292 221
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.64 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML Schema within the UK.

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XML Schema
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML Schema within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

XML Schema Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

XML Schema
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML Schema within the UK.

XML Schema Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

XML Schema
Top 24 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +24 53 £369 -4.83% 7
London +7 31 £406 +1.56% 3
South East +22 10 £275 -31.25%
Milton Keynes - 6 £275 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £275 -
Berkshire - 4 £300 -
Yorkshire - 4 £400 - 1
East of England +15 3 £400 +11.88%
South West +1 3 £335 +1.13% 1
West Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £400 -
City of London +20 2 £438 +12.90% 1
Newbury - 2 £300 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Scotland +13 1 £350 -12.50%
Gloucestershire +2 1 £325 -1.88%
Cheltenham 0 1 £325 -2.25%
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £350 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £350 -

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 98 (100.00%) XML
2 64 (65.31%) Java
3 43 (43.88%) Oracle
3 43 (43.88%) XSLT
4 42 (42.86%) Web Services
5 36 (36.73%) SQL
6 30 (30.61%) Spring
7 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 27 (27.55%) SOA
8 27 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (27.55%) Oracle Database
9 24 (24.49%) HTML
10 20 (20.41%) SOAP
10 20 (20.41%) CSS
10 20 (20.41%) Hibernate
11 19 (19.39%) Linux
12 17 (17.35%) JSON
13 16 (16.33%) ETL
13 16 (16.33%) UML
13 16 (16.33%) OO
13 16 (16.33%) Data Modelling
13 16 (16.33%) EJB
13 16 (16.33%) Oracle Service Bus
14 15 (15.31%) C#
14 15 (15.31%) IBM
14 15 (15.31%) JPA
15 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (14.29%) TDD
15 14 (14.29%) .NET
15 14 (14.29%) J2EE

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills 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 16 (16.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 13 (13.27%) Tomcat
3 10 (10.20%) JBoss
4 9 (9.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 6 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (4.08%) Apache
8 2 (2.04%) Drupal
8 2 (2.04%) GlassFish
8 2 (2.04%) SilverStripe
8 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.02%) ArcGIS
9 1 (1.02%) Confluence
9 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.02%) GeoServer
9 1 (1.02%) IIS
9 1 (1.02%) JCAPS
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (1.02%) Perch
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.10%) InfoPath
2 5 (5.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.10%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) FTP
2 3 (3.06%) HTTP
3 2 (2.04%) DMZ
3 2 (2.04%) LDAP
3 2 (2.04%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (1.02%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.02%) Network Security
4 1 (1.02%) SSL
4 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.55%) Oracle Database
2 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.06%) Big Data
6 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.06%) Datazen
6 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.06%) MySQL
7 2 (2.04%) BODI
7 2 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Log4j
1 10 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.18%) JIRA
2 9 (9.18%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.16%) JUnit
4 7 (7.14%) Maven
4 7 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (5.10%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.08%) IntelliJ
6 4 (4.08%) Mercurial
6 4 (4.08%) Mockito
6 4 (4.08%) Subversion
6 4 (4.08%) WebStorm
7 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.04%) Ant
9 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.02%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Banking
3 4 (4.08%) Local Government
4 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Legal
4 2 (2.04%) Marketing
4 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
5 1 (1.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Publishing
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (54.08%) Developer
2 29 (29.59%) Java Developer
3 19 (19.39%) Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Applications Support
4 9 (9.18%) Architect
4 9 (9.18%) Integration Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) C++ Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Integration Architect
7 6 (6.12%) Java Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Consultant
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (100.00%) XML
2 43 (43.88%) XSLT
3 42 (42.86%) Web Services
4 30 (30.61%) Spring
5 24 (24.49%) HTML
6 20 (20.41%) CSS
6 20 (20.41%) Hibernate
6 20 (20.41%) SOAP
7 17 (17.35%) JSON
8 16 (16.33%) EJB
9 15 (15.31%) JPA
10 14 (14.29%) .NET
10 14 (14.29%) J2EE
10 14 (14.29%) REST
11 13 (13.27%) JMS
11 13 (13.27%) RESTful
12 12 (12.24%) .NET Framework
13 11 (11.22%) jQuery
13 11 (11.22%) Swing
13 11 (11.22%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Data Integration
2 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.10%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.06%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (3.06%) iPad
4 2 (2.04%) APACS
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.04%) Life Science
4 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.04%) Replication
5 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.02%) User Experience
5 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.39%) Linux
2 10 (10.20%) Unix
3 9 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.14%) Windows
5 2 (2.04%) Solaris
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.02%) Android
6 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (27.55%) SOA
2 16 (16.33%) Data Modelling
2 16 (16.33%) ETL
2 16 (16.33%) OO
2 16 (16.33%) UML
3 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (14.29%) TDD
4 11 (11.22%) Integration Testing
5 10 (10.20%) Data Transformation
5 10 (10.20%) ITIL
5 10 (10.20%) MVC
6 9 (9.18%) Open Source
6 9 (9.18%) Release Management
6 9 (9.18%) Validation
7 8 (8.16%) Migration
7 8 (8.16%) Web Development
8 7 (7.14%) BDD
8 7 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (65.31%) Java
2 36 (36.73%) SQL
3 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 15 (15.31%) C#
5 11 (11.22%) C++
6 9 (9.18%) Perl
6 9 (9.18%) Python
7 7 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.14%) XQuery
8 5 (5.10%) Scala
9 4 (4.08%) Groovy
9 4 (4.08%) PHP
9 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.08%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.08%) XPath
10 2 (2.04%) ABAP
10 2 (2.04%) AspectJ
10 2 (2.04%) C
11 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.12%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) CISSP
3 2 (2.04%) Degree
4 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) QA
2 6 (6.12%) ISO20022
3 4 (4.08%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.04%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Firmware
2 1 (1.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) OpenSSO
2 1 (1.02%) Kibana
2 1 (1.02%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 43 (43.88%) Oracle
2 15 (15.31%) IBM
3 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.18%) Talend
4 3 (3.06%) Remedy
5 2 (2.04%) Cognos
5 2 (2.04%) Informatica
5 2 (2.04%) SAP
5 2 (2.04%) Splunk
5 2 (2.04%) Sun
6 1 (1.02%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.02%) BMC
6 1 (1.02%) Google
6 1 (1.02%) HP
6 1 (1.02%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.02%) Software AG
6 1 (1.02%) Tableau
6 1 (1.02%) Thunderhead
6 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.02%) Zend
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