The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for XML Schema skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XML Schema over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

XML Schema
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 129 148
Rank change year-on-year +6 +19  
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.43% 0.12% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 0.45% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £288 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.12% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £386
% change year-on-year -1.33% -2.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.93 - £19.46

XML Schema is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 731 670 819
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 31.24% 26.38% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 422 497
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 30
Median hourly rate £41.50 £31.27 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.71% -17.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £20.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

XML Schema
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing XML Schema as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML Schema in the East of England

XML Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XML Schema in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for XML Schema in the East of England

XML Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML Schema in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML Schema in the East of England

XML Schema
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML Schema in the East of England

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cambridgeshire +5 5 £400 +3.22% 1
Bedfordshire -5 4 £288 -45.23%
Essex - 1 - - 1
XML Schema
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 27 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (74.07%) J2EE
4 16 (59.26%) JSP
5 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 15 (55.56%) TDD
5 15 (55.56%) JSON
6 14 (51.85%) HTML
6 14 (51.85%) OO
6 14 (51.85%) jQuery
6 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
6 14 (51.85%) HTML5
7 12 (44.44%) UML
7 12 (44.44%) Oracle
7 12 (44.44%) Configuration Management
8 11 (40.74%) Scrum
9 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
10 9 (33.33%) XSLT
11 8 (29.63%) Linux
11 8 (29.63%) Servlets
11 8 (29.63%) WebLogic
11 8 (29.63%) PVCS
11 8 (29.63%) CSS
11 8 (29.63%) Java
11 8 (29.63%) OOP
11 8 (29.63%) Apache
11 8 (29.63%) DOM
11 8 (29.63%) HTTP
11 8 (29.63%) SAX

XML Schema
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (29.63%) Apache
1 8 (29.63%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
2 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) PVCS
2 8 (29.63%) Subversion
3 6 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (22.22%) IntelliJ
3 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 6 (22.22%) JUnit
3 6 (22.22%) Maven
3 6 (22.22%) Mercurial
3 6 (22.22%) Mockito
3 6 (22.22%) WebStorm
4 4 (14.81%) PowerDesigner
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Architect
2 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Technical Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Digital Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Digital Technical Architect
4 5 (18.52%) UI Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE Architect
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.70%) JSP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Web UI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) XML
2 20 (74.07%) J2EE
3 16 (59.26%) JSP
4 15 (55.56%) JSON
5 14 (51.85%) HTML
5 14 (51.85%) HTML5
5 14 (51.85%) jQuery
6 9 (33.33%) XSLT
7 8 (29.63%) Ajax
7 8 (29.63%) CSS
7 8 (29.63%) CSS3
7 8 (29.63%) Dojo
7 8 (29.63%) DOM
7 8 (29.63%) LESS
7 8 (29.63%) Sass
7 8 (29.63%) SAX
7 8 (29.63%) Servlets
7 8 (29.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (25.93%) REST
8 7 (25.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Animation
2 7 (25.93%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
4 4 (14.81%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (51.85%) OO
4 12 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 12 (44.44%) UML
5 11 (40.74%) Scrum
6 8 (29.63%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 8 (29.63%) DevOps
6 8 (29.63%) OOP
6 8 (29.63%) Progressive Enhancement
6 8 (29.63%) Prototyping
6 8 (29.63%) Web Development
7 7 (25.93%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (22.22%) BDD
8 6 (22.22%) BPMN
8 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
8 6 (22.22%) Information Security
8 6 (22.22%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) Scala
4 6 (22.22%) Groovy
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Clojure
5 1 (3.70%) Dart
5 1 (3.70%) Elixir
5 1 (3.70%) Erlang
5 1 (3.70%) ES6
5 1 (3.70%) Haskell
5 1 (3.70%) Kotlin
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.70%) Rust
5 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Fujitsu
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