The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema
Rank 516 476 442
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -34
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 75 88 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.62% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 42 79
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£375 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £240 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £468 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £408
% change year-on-year
- -7.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average 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 across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14612 14099 13778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.09% 27.54% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9984 9008 8637
Average daily rate £395 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 303 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML Schema within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

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 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
England -25 55 £375 -8.81% 9
London +3 27 £400 -5.88% 3
North West +10 14 £375 +3.44%
Scotland -16 13 £375 -
Manchester - 13 £375 -
Edinburgh -4 10 £375 -
City of London +1 6 £425 -
South West -33 3 £375 -
East of England -11 2 - - 1
South East -29 2 £324 -19.06% 3
Salford - 2 £375 -
Wiltshire -17 1 £375 +15.38%
Surrey - 1 £248 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Lincolnshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - -

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 146 (100.00%) XML
2 82 (56.16%) Java
3 61 (41.78%) XSLT
4 50 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (33.56%) Spring
6 44 (30.14%) XPath
7 42 (28.77%) HTML
8 39 (26.71%) Web Services
9 37 (25.34%) TDD
10 35 (23.97%) Maven
10 35 (23.97%) Tomcat
11 33 (22.60%) HTTP
11 33 (22.60%) JSON
12 31 (21.23%) JavaScript
12 31 (21.23%) CSS
13 29 (19.86%) SQL
14 28 (19.18%) JMS
14 28 (19.18%) Scrum
15 27 (18.49%) Servlets
15 27 (18.49%) Linux
16 26 (17.81%) Hibernate
17 25 (17.12%) WebSphere
17 25 (17.12%) Security Cleared
18 23 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (14.38%) Oracle
20 20 (13.70%) Windows
20 20 (13.70%) Relational Database
21 19 (13.01%) SC Cleared
22 18 (12.33%) Red Hat
23 17 (11.64%) Unit Testing

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 35 (23.97%) Tomcat
2 25 (17.12%) WebSphere
3 12 (8.22%) Apache
4 9 (6.16%) WebLogic
5 8 (5.48%) JBoss
6 7 (4.79%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.74%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (2.74%) Mule
8 3 (2.05%) Jetty
8 3 (2.05%) Confluence
8 3 (2.05%) Apache Pig
8 3 (2.05%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.37%) Liferay
9 2 (1.37%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.37%) CMS
9 2 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.37%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.68%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Office
2 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.05%) Acrobat
2 3 (2.05%) FrameMaker
3 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.37%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.60%) HTTP
2 5 (3.42%) Internet
3 4 (2.74%) LDAP
4 1 (0.68%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) SSH
4 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.70%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.90%) Hazelcast
2 13 (8.90%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.48%) MySQL
3 8 (5.48%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.42%) OLTP
5 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.74%) TKPROF
6 4 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.05%) Big Data
7 3 (2.05%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (2.05%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.05%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.37%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (23.97%) Maven
2 15 (10.27%) Subversion
3 13 (8.90%) JUnit
3 13 (8.90%) FitNesse
4 11 (7.53%) Jenkins
5 9 (6.16%) Hudson
5 9 (6.16%) jMock
6 8 (5.48%) Ant
6 8 (5.48%) Mockito
7 6 (4.11%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.11%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.11%) Git (software)
8 5 (3.42%) Selenium
9 4 (2.74%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (2.05%) JIRA
11 2 (1.37%) TestDirector
11 2 (1.37%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.68%) Xcode
General
1 14 (9.59%) Finance
2 5 (3.42%) Automotive
3 4 (2.74%) Publishing
4 3 (2.05%) Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.37%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.37%) French Language
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 98 (67.12%) Developer
2 42 (28.77%) Java Developer
3 15 (10.27%) Designer
4 11 (7.53%) Architect
5 9 (6.16%) WebSphere Developer
5 9 (6.16%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (5.48%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 8 (5.48%) Analyst
7 7 (4.79%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.42%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.42%) BizTalk Developer
10 4 (2.74%) XML Developer
10 4 (2.74%) iOS Developer
10 4 (2.74%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.74%) Business Analyst
10 4 (2.74%) Tester
10 4 (2.74%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (2.74%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (100.00%) XML
2 61 (41.78%) XSLT
3 49 (33.56%) Spring
4 42 (28.77%) HTML
5 39 (26.71%) Web Services
6 33 (22.60%) JSON
7 31 (21.23%) CSS
8 28 (19.18%) JMS
9 27 (18.49%) Servlets
10 26 (17.81%) Hibernate
11 16 (10.96%) JSP
11 16 (10.96%) J2SE
12 15 (10.27%) JDBC
12 15 (10.27%) J2EE
12 15 (10.27%) Grails
13 14 (9.59%) jQuery
13 14 (9.59%) Java EE
13 14 (9.59%) SOAP
14 13 (8.90%) .NET
15 12 (8.22%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.42%) Open Source
4 4 (2.74%) W3C
4 4 (2.74%) Replication
5 2 (1.37%) GIS
5 2 (1.37%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.37%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.68%) MPEG
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
6 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) DataPower
6 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.68%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.68%) SCORM
6 1 (0.68%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.49%) Linux
2 20 (13.70%) Windows
3 16 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (10.27%) Android
5 11 (7.53%) UNIX
6 6 (4.11%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.37%) CentOS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.68%) Solaris
9 1 (0.68%) Debian
9 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.34%) TDD
3 28 (19.18%) Scrum
4 23 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (11.64%) Unit Testing
6 16 (10.96%) OOP
7 14 (9.59%) OO
7 14 (9.59%) UML
7 14 (9.59%) MVC
8 12 (8.22%) Software Engineering
8 12 (8.22%) SOA
9 11 (7.53%) Pair Programming
10 10 (6.85%) Data Modelling
10 10 (6.85%) Integration Testing
11 9 (6.16%) Data Mapping
11 9 (6.16%) Analytics
12 8 (5.48%) RUP
12 8 (5.48%) ETL
12 8 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (4.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (56.16%) Java
2 44 (30.14%) XPath
3 31 (21.23%) JavaScript
4 29 (19.86%) SQL
5 11 (7.53%) C#
5 11 (7.53%) PL/SQL
6 9 (6.16%) XQuery
6 9 (6.16%) C++
7 8 (5.48%) Scala
8 6 (4.11%) Python
9 5 (3.42%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.74%) PHP
10 4 (2.74%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.05%) Perl
12 2 (1.37%) VBA
13 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.68%) VB6
13 1 (0.68%) VB
13 1 (0.68%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 25 (17.12%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.01%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.11%) Degree
4 4 (2.74%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.05%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.37%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.85%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (2.74%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.68%) yum
2 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (14.38%) Oracle
2 18 (12.33%) Red Hat
3 13 (8.90%) IBM
4 11 (7.53%) SAP
5 7 (4.79%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.42%) Informatica
7 3 (2.05%) Sybase
8 2 (1.37%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.37%) Perforce
8 2 (1.37%) GUPTA
9 1 (0.68%) Google
9 1 (0.68%) hybris
9 1 (0.68%) Trapeze
9 1 (0.68%) Citrix
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