Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 154 148
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6 -40
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.068% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.18% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Manchester median daily rate - £340 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.80% -3.85%
North West median daily rate - £340 £338
% change year-on-year - +0.74% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1083 1095 914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.85% 30.87% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 784 559
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £282 £272
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 28
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% -54.29% +23.08%
10th Percentile £16.55 £14.80 £10.93
90th Percentile £47.40 £44.25 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -

XML Schema
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket

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%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA