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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Schema
UK
Rank 531 571 534
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -37
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 64 57 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.38% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 55
Median daily rate £503 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £630 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
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 across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14134 14852 14129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.15% 28.54% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9839 10231 9344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 249 192
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £21.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +46 62 £501 +5.52% 11
London 0 23 £575 +6.97% 4
South East +32 19 £438 +9.37% 5
Oxfordshire - 14 £438 - 4
East of England +11 11 £525 +42.85%
Essex +6 11 £525 -
Southend-on-Sea +2 9 £513 -
Oxford - 7 £325 - 2
Kidlington - 5 £438 -
Berkshire +19 4 - -
East Midlands - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 - -
Nottingham - 4 - -
North West +28 3 £500 +53.84%
Lancashire - 3 £500 -
Scotland +24 1 - -
South West +10 1 £335 -21.17% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Blackpool - 1 £500 -
Livingston - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
West Lothian - 1 - -

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 136 (100.00%) XML
2 77 (56.62%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (47.79%) Java
4 63 (46.32%) Web Services
5 62 (45.59%) Oracle
6 58 (42.65%) SOAP
7 56 (41.18%) SQL
8 52 (38.24%) JavaScript
9 44 (32.35%) XSLT
10 38 (27.94%) HTML
11 37 (27.21%) ETL
12 36 (26.47%) REST
13 33 (24.26%) J2EE
13 33 (24.26%) CSS
14 30 (22.06%) XSD
15 29 (21.32%) Spring
15 29 (21.32%) Git (software)
16 28 (20.59%) Oracle Database
16 28 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (20.59%) Linux
17 27 (19.85%) OO
17 27 (19.85%) JIRA
17 27 (19.85%) Scrum
17 27 (19.85%) DevOps
18 26 (19.12%) RESTful
18 26 (19.12%) JSP
19 23 (16.91%) UML
19 23 (16.91%) Data Modelling
19 23 (16.91%) Finance
19 23 (16.91%) Hibernate

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 10 (7.35%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.62%) JBoss
3 8 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.41%) Apache
4 6 (4.41%) Drupal
4 6 (4.41%) SilverStripe
5 5 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.68%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.94%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.47%) Confluence
8 1 (0.74%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.74%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.74%) IIS
8 1 (0.74%) JCAPS
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.74%) Perch
8 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) InfoPath
1 4 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
2 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.21%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.74%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.03%) SaaS
2 14 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.74%) Force.com
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.62%) Internet
2 4 (2.94%) HTTP
3 2 (1.47%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.74%) FTP
4 1 (0.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.59%) Oracle Database
2 17 (12.50%) DB2
2 17 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 16 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (9.56%) SQL Server
5 11 (8.09%) MySQL
6 10 (7.35%) DB2 UDB
6 10 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (6.62%) NoSQL
7 9 (6.62%) RDBMS
8 8 (5.88%) MongoDB
9 7 (5.15%) DataStage
9 7 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.94%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.21%) CouchDB
11 3 (2.21%) Neo4j
11 3 (2.21%) Riak
12 2 (1.47%) QlikView
12 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (21.32%) Git (software)
2 27 (19.85%) JIRA
3 21 (15.44%) Talend Open Studio
4 20 (14.71%) Jenkins
4 20 (14.71%) Maven
5 19 (13.97%) Subversion
6 18 (13.24%) Eclipse
7 12 (8.82%) PowerDesigner
8 11 (8.09%) Ant
9 9 (6.62%) Hudson
9 9 (6.62%) Oracle APEX
9 9 (6.62%) Selenium
9 9 (6.62%) WebDriver
10 8 (5.88%) PVCS
11 7 (5.15%) ERwin
11 7 (5.15%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (5.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (2.94%) JUnit
13 4 (2.94%) Mockito
General
1 23 (16.91%) Finance
2 16 (11.76%) Banking
3 8 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.15%) Back Office
5 5 (3.68%) Publishing
5 5 (3.68%) Retail
6 4 (2.94%) Local Government
7 3 (2.21%) Marketing
8 2 (1.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.74%) Billing
9 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 92 (67.65%) Developer
2 41 (30.15%) Java Developer
3 30 (22.06%) Architect
4 13 (9.56%) Technical Architect
5 11 (8.09%) Analyst
5 11 (8.09%) Data Architect
5 11 (8.09%) Integration Developer
5 11 (8.09%) ServiceNow Developer
6 10 (7.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 8 (5.88%) C++ Developer
7 8 (5.88%) C++/Java Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Data Analyst
7 8 (5.88%) ETL Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Salesforce Developer
8 7 (5.15%) Integration Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Agile Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Digital Architect
9 6 (4.41%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (100.00%) XML
2 63 (46.32%) Web Services
3 58 (42.65%) SOAP
4 44 (32.35%) XSLT
5 38 (27.94%) HTML
6 36 (26.47%) REST
7 33 (24.26%) CSS
7 33 (24.26%) J2EE
8 30 (22.06%) XSD
9 29 (21.32%) Spring
10 26 (19.12%) JSP
10 26 (19.12%) RESTful
11 23 (16.91%) Hibernate
12 16 (11.76%) .NET
12 16 (11.76%) XSL
13 15 (11.03%) WSDL
14 14 (10.29%) jQuery
14 14 (10.29%) JSON
15 11 (8.09%) JPA
15 11 (8.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.56%) CMDB
2 11 (8.09%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.35%) Mainframe
4 9 (6.62%) N-Tier
5 8 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.15%) SWIFT
7 5 (3.68%) User Experience
8 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.21%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.47%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.47%) APACS
10 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.47%) NHS
10 2 (1.47%) Wiki
11 1 (0.74%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.59%) Linux
2 9 (6.62%) Unix
2 9 (6.62%) Windows
3 6 (4.41%) VME
4 1 (0.74%) Solaris
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (56.62%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.21%) ETL
3 28 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (19.85%) DevOps
4 27 (19.85%) OO
4 27 (19.85%) Scrum
5 23 (16.91%) Data Modelling
5 23 (16.91%) UML
6 18 (13.24%) SOA
6 18 (13.24%) Workflow
7 16 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 16 (11.76%) TDD
8 15 (11.03%) Automated Testing
8 15 (11.03%) Data Management
8 15 (11.03%) ITIL
9 14 (10.29%) ITIL V3
9 14 (10.29%) ITSM
9 14 (10.29%) Release Management
9 14 (10.29%) Software Engineering
10 13 (9.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (47.79%) Java
2 56 (41.18%) SQL
3 52 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.03%) Perl
5 10 (7.35%) C++
6 9 (6.62%) Apex Code
7 8 (5.88%) SOQL
8 7 (5.15%) Groovy
8 7 (5.15%) PHP
8 7 (5.15%) Scala
8 7 (5.15%) XPath
9 6 (4.41%) C#
10 5 (3.68%) Python
11 4 (2.94%) C
11 4 (2.94%) Ruby
12 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.47%) XQuery
13 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (7.35%) Degree
1 10 (7.35%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.41%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.74%) ISEB
3 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.74%) PMP
3 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) ISO20022
2 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.47%) SEPA
4 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.74%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 62 (45.59%) Oracle
2 21 (15.44%) Talend
3 14 (10.29%) ServiceNow
4 13 (9.56%) BMC
4 13 (9.56%) HP
4 13 (9.56%) Remedy
5 10 (7.35%) Microsoft
6 9 (6.62%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (5.88%) Informatica
8 7 (5.15%) IBM
9 5 (3.68%) Fujitsu
10 4 (2.94%) Ab Initio
10 4 (2.94%) webMethods
11 2 (1.47%) Tableau
12 1 (0.74%) Cognos
12 1 (0.74%) Google
12 1 (0.74%) Pega
12 1 (0.74%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.74%) Sun
12 1 (0.74%) WorldPay
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