The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £353 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -1.33% -3.22%  
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 Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 410 441 341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 30.01% 24.96% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 306 234
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

XML Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML Schema in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAX
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

XML Schema
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SAX
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft