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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema
Rank 605 620 568
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -52
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 48 43 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.074% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.26% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 47
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 -

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
16430 16374 15779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.78% 28.23% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11390 11281 10291
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 299 178
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.33 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 29 September 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 19 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 29 September 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 +32 47 £385 +8.00% 12
London +18 30 £406 +8.33% 6
Yorkshire - 8 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 6 - -
Leeds - 4 - -
South East +20 3 £300 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £300 -
Cambridgeshire +22 2 £388 +10.71%
City of London +10 2 £438 +16.66% 1
South West +9 2 £325 -8.12% 1
East of England +6 2 £388 +10.71% 1
Gloucestershire -3 2 £325 -8.12%
Cheltenham -3 2 £325 -2.25%
Birmingham - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Newbury - 2 £300 -
Cambridge +20 1 £388 +10.71%
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 106 (100.00%) XML
2 69 (65.09%) Java
3 51 (48.11%) Web Services
4 49 (46.23%) XSLT
5 45 (42.45%) Oracle
6 35 (33.02%) SQL
7 34 (32.08%) JavaScript
8 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (30.19%) Spring
9 32 (30.19%) SOA
10 29 (27.36%) Oracle Database
11 28 (26.42%) HTML
12 26 (24.53%) SOAP
13 24 (22.64%) REST
14 23 (21.70%) Linux
15 21 (19.81%) OO
15 21 (19.81%) CSS
15 21 (19.81%) Hibernate
16 19 (17.92%) JSON
16 19 (17.92%) EJB
16 19 (17.92%) UML
17 17 (16.04%) J2EE
17 17 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (15.09%) JPA
18 16 (15.09%) TDD
18 16 (15.09%) WSDL
18 16 (15.09%) IBM
18 16 (15.09%) Oracle Service Bus
19 15 (14.15%) C#
19 15 (14.15%) .NET

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 (15.09%) Oracle Service Bus
2 14 (13.21%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.43%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (9.43%) JBoss
3 10 (9.43%) SharePoint
4 9 (8.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (7.55%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.72%) Apache
7 3 (2.83%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.89%) Drupal
8 2 (1.89%) IIS
8 2 (1.89%) SilverStripe
8 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.94%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.94%) Confluence
9 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.94%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.94%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (0.94%) Perch
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) InfoPath
2 8 (7.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.72%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.94%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) FTP
2 2 (1.89%) HTTP
2 2 (1.89%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (0.94%) DMZ
3 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.94%) Internet
3 1 (0.94%) LDAP
3 1 (0.94%) Network Security
3 1 (0.94%) SSL
3 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.36%) Oracle Database
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.83%) BODI
7 3 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.83%) MySQL
7 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.94%) QlikView
9 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.94%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.38%) JIRA
2 11 (10.38%) Visual Studio
3 10 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.43%) Log4j
4 9 (8.49%) JUnit
5 8 (7.55%) Maven
5 8 (7.55%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (6.60%) Jenkins
7 6 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (5.66%) Mockito
8 5 (4.72%) IntelliJ
8 5 (4.72%) Mercurial
8 5 (4.72%) WebStorm
9 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.83%) Subversion
10 2 (1.89%) Ant
10 2 (1.89%) Selenium
11 1 (0.94%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.94%) jMock
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Local Government
3 4 (3.77%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
5 2 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.94%) Publishing
6 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (56.60%) Developer
2 34 (32.08%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.98%) Analyst
4 11 (10.38%) C++ Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Architect
5 10 (9.43%) C++/Java Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Applications Support
6 9 (8.49%) Integration Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Technical Leader
7 8 (7.55%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (7.55%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.55%) Support Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.60%) Integration Architect
9 6 (5.66%) Agile Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Data Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Java Architect
9 6 (5.66%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (100.00%) XML
2 51 (48.11%) Web Services
3 49 (46.23%) XSLT
4 32 (30.19%) Spring
5 28 (26.42%) HTML
6 26 (24.53%) SOAP
7 24 (22.64%) REST
8 21 (19.81%) CSS
8 21 (19.81%) Hibernate
9 19 (17.92%) EJB
9 19 (17.92%) JSON
10 17 (16.04%) J2EE
11 16 (15.09%) JPA
11 16 (15.09%) WSDL
12 15 (14.15%) .NET
13 13 (12.26%) .NET Framework
13 13 (12.26%) JSP
13 13 (12.26%) RESTful
13 13 (12.26%) Swing
14 12 (11.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) N-Tier
2 7 (6.60%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.83%) CMDB
4 3 (2.83%) iPad
4 3 (2.83%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.89%) APACS
5 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.94%) Life Science
6 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.94%) Replication
6 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.70%) Linux
2 12 (11.32%) Unix
3 9 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.66%) Windows
5 3 (2.83%) Solaris
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Android
6 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.19%) SOA
3 21 (19.81%) OO
4 19 (17.92%) UML
5 17 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (15.09%) TDD
7 15 (14.15%) ETL
8 13 (12.26%) Data Modelling
8 13 (12.26%) ITIL
8 13 (12.26%) Workflow
9 12 (11.32%) MVC
9 12 (11.32%) Release Management
10 11 (10.38%) Integration Testing
11 10 (9.43%) Software Engineering
11 10 (9.43%) Unit Testing
11 10 (9.43%) Validation
12 9 (8.49%) Data Transformation
12 9 (8.49%) Web Development
13 8 (7.55%) BDD
13 8 (7.55%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.09%) Java
2 35 (33.02%) SQL
3 34 (32.08%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.15%) C#
5 14 (13.21%) C++
6 12 (11.32%) Perl
7 8 (7.55%) Python
7 8 (7.55%) XQuery
8 7 (6.60%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.72%) Groovy
9 5 (4.72%) Scala
10 4 (3.77%) PHP
10 4 (3.77%) XPath
11 3 (2.83%) C
11 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.89%) AspectJ
12 2 (1.89%) VB
12 2 (1.89%) VB6
13 1 (0.94%) ABAP
13 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.60%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (0.94%) CISSP
4 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) QA
2 5 (4.72%) ISO20022
3 3 (2.83%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.89%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Docker
1 1 (0.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.94%) Kibana
2 1 (0.94%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 45 (42.45%) Oracle
2 16 (15.09%) IBM
3 8 (7.55%) Talend
4 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.77%) BMC
5 4 (3.77%) HP
5 4 (3.77%) Remedy
5 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.83%) Cognos
6 3 (2.83%) Informatica
6 3 (2.83%) Sun
7 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.94%) Google
7 1 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.94%) Splunk
7 1 (0.94%) Tableau
7 1 (0.94%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.94%) Zend
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