The table below looks at the statistics for XML Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Schema
England / West Midlands
Rank - 127 108
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.039% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.15% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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 in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
620 651 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.69% 25.56% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 404 325
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 14
Median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £14.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XML Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

XML Schema
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML Schema across the West Midlands region.

XML Schema Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

XML Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML Schema across the West Midlands region.

XML Schema Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

XML Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle