Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 6 months to 22 November 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 > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 540 593
Rank change year-on-year -58 +53 -29
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 41 68 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.087% 0.15% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.44% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 15
London median daily rate £525 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +6.45% -3.13%
10th Percentile £413 £325 £241
90th Percentile £640 £521 £468
England median daily rate £420 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £11.93 - -

XML Schema is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17463 15527 14925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.05% 34.33% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13334 11615 11116
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £351 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 72 90
London median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £19.18 £19.23 £14.18
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.44 £55.38
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

XML Schema
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing XML Schema as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for XML Schema in London

XML Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML Schema in London

XML Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML Schema in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML Schema in London

XML Schema
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML Schema in London

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +5 11 £513 +17.14%
West London -19 1 £425 - 1
XML Schema
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 London region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 41 (100.00%) XML
2 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (56.10%) Java
4 20 (48.78%) Web Services
4 20 (48.78%) Scrum
5 17 (41.46%) SOAP
6 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
6 16 (39.02%) HTML
7 15 (36.59%) Oracle
7 15 (36.59%) CSS
7 15 (36.59%) SOA
8 14 (34.15%) Subversion
8 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
9 13 (31.71%) Maven
9 13 (31.71%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (31.71%) SQL
9 13 (31.71%) .NET
10 12 (29.27%) XSD
11 11 (26.83%) Eclipse
11 11 (26.83%) Systems Analysis
11 11 (26.83%) Banking
11 11 (26.83%) Finance
11 11 (26.83%) JSON
11 11 (26.83%) JIRA
11 11 (26.83%) Apex Code
11 11 (26.83%) Visualforce
12 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
12 10 (24.39%) RESTful
12 10 (24.39%) Oracle APEX
12 10 (24.39%) Jenkins

XML Schema
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
1 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) Mule
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 10 (24.39%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 5 (12.20%) SaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) GitHub
3 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.44%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Internet
2 6 (14.63%) HTTP
3 4 (9.76%) DNS
3 4 (9.76%) LDAP
3 4 (9.76%) X.509
4 1 (2.44%) FTP
4 1 (2.44%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
2 10 (24.39%) RDBMS
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.32%) Bigtable
5 3 (7.32%) DataStage
5 3 (7.32%) DB2
6 2 (4.88%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.44%) Informix
7 1 (2.44%) MySQL
7 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.44%) QualityStage
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Subversion
2 13 (31.71%) Maven
3 11 (26.83%) Eclipse
3 11 (26.83%) JIRA
4 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
4 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
4 10 (24.39%) Oracle APEX
5 9 (21.95%) Hudson
5 9 (21.95%) Selenium
5 9 (21.95%) WebDriver
6 5 (12.20%) Ant
7 2 (4.88%) ERwin
7 2 (4.88%) PowerDesigner
7 2 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.44%) JUnit
8 1 (2.44%) Log4j
8 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.44%) Xcode
General
1 11 (26.83%) Banking
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Back Office
2 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Salesforce Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Integration Developer
5 5 (12.20%) ServiceNow Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Applications Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Java Applications Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Java Middleware Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Middleware Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) XML
2 20 (48.78%) Web Services
3 17 (41.46%) SOAP
4 16 (39.02%) HTML
5 15 (36.59%) CSS
6 13 (31.71%) .NET
7 12 (29.27%) XSD
8 11 (26.83%) JSON
8 11 (26.83%) Visualforce
9 10 (24.39%) RESTful
10 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
10 8 (19.51%) REST
11 7 (17.07%) Spring
11 7 (17.07%) XSL
12 6 (14.63%) Ajax
12 6 (14.63%) FpML
12 6 (14.63%) Middleware
13 5 (12.20%) JDBC
13 5 (12.20%) JSON Schema
13 5 (12.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.32%) Derivative
2 3 (7.32%) OTC Derivatives
2 3 (7.32%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.88%) CMDB
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.44%) APACS
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.44%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) Scrum
3 15 (36.59%) SOA
4 11 (26.83%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (24.39%) OO
6 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
7 6 (14.63%) ETL
8 5 (12.20%) DevOps
8 5 (12.20%) ITIL
8 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
8 5 (12.20%) Kanban
9 4 (9.76%) Data Integration
9 4 (9.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.32%) Data Management
10 3 (7.32%) Data Mapping
10 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
10 3 (7.32%) Investment Management
10 3 (7.32%) Migration
10 3 (7.32%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
3 13 (31.71%) SQL
4 11 (26.83%) Apex Code
5 10 (24.39%) SOQL
6 5 (12.20%) C#
6 5 (12.20%) XPath
7 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.88%) C
8 2 (4.88%) C++
8 2 (4.88%) Python
9 1 (2.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO 20022
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.44%) MiFID
3 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.44%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle
2 13 (31.71%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (12.20%) ServiceNow
4 3 (7.32%) Informatica
5 2 (4.88%) Talend
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) Teradata
6 1 (2.44%) TIBCO