The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Livingston 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Schema
West Lothian / Livingston
Rank 16 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Livingston 2.38% - 9.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% - 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +29.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Livingston with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Livingston
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15 15 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston 35.71% 31.91% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 8
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

XML Schema
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Livingston 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 Livingston

XML Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML Schema in Livingston

XML Schema
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Livingston region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) iBATIS
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

XML Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) iBATIS
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java