Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 347 363 379
Rank change year-on-year +16 +16 -6
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 24 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.10% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.38% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 6
South East median daily rate £395 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -14.71% +71.72%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £388
90th Percentile £461 £520 £500
England median daily rate £420 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £11.93 - -
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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4631 4486 5052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.50% 26.83% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2856 2724 3260
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £515
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 127 119
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.16 £12.25 £15.08
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.20 £51.30
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

XML Schema
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing XML Schema as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for XML Schema in the South East

XML Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML Schema in the South East

XML Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML Schema in the South East

XML Schema
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML Schema in the South East

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Thames Valley -21 10 £325 -10.34% 2
Buckinghamshire -22 9 £325 +18.18%
Surrey - 6 £420 -
Hampshire - 5 £418 -
East Sussex - 3 £250 -
Berkshire +2 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 South East region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 24 (100.00%) XML
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (45.83%) REST
4 11 (45.83%) Java
4 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (45.83%) Scrum
5 10 (41.67%) Web Services
5 10 (41.67%) Ajax
5 10 (41.67%) JSON
6 9 (37.50%) WebSphere
6 9 (37.50%) High Availability
6 9 (37.50%) DataPower
6 9 (37.50%) ActionScript 3.0
6 9 (37.50%) ActionScript 2.0
6 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (37.50%) EAI
6 9 (37.50%) Data Security
6 9 (37.50%) RosettaNet
6 9 (37.50%) cXML
6 9 (37.50%) ActionScript
6 9 (37.50%) CSS
6 9 (37.50%) SOAP
6 9 (37.50%) EDI
6 9 (37.50%) SMTP
6 9 (37.50%) FTP
6 9 (37.50%) HTTP
6 9 (37.50%) B2B
6 9 (37.50%) SSL
6 9 (37.50%) IBM

XML Schema
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) SaaS
2 4 (16.67%) IaaS
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) FTP
1 9 (37.50%) HTTP
1 9 (37.50%) Internet
1 9 (37.50%) SMTP
1 9 (37.50%) SSL
2 1 (4.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) GIS
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Moq
2 4 (16.67%) MSTest
2 4 (16.67%) Selenium
2 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) webpack
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.17%) Mockito
3 1 (4.17%) WebStorm
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Information Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) EAI Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (45.83%) REST
3 10 (41.67%) Ajax
3 10 (41.67%) JSON
3 10 (41.67%) Web Services
4 9 (37.50%) CSS
4 9 (37.50%) cXML
4 9 (37.50%) ebXML
4 9 (37.50%) EDI
4 9 (37.50%) SOAP
4 9 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (29.17%) HTML
6 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (25.00%) XHTML
6 6 (25.00%) XSL
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (16.67%) OAuth2
7 4 (16.67%) OpenID
7 4 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) DataPower
1 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (25.00%) CMDB
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) API Development
3 9 (37.50%) B2B
3 9 (37.50%) Data Security
3 9 (37.50%) EAI
3 9 (37.50%) High Availability
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) Workflow
6 6 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 6 (25.00%) DevOps
6 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (25.00%) Kanban
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
7 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) Build Automation
8 4 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
8 4 (16.67%) ETL
8 4 (16.67%) Release Management
8 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) ActionScript
3 9 (37.50%) ActionScript 2.0
3 9 (37.50%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) ES6
4 4 (16.67%) F#
4 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.17%) ABAP
5 1 (4.17%) Groovy
5 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) IBM
1 9 (37.50%) webMethods
2 6 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (16.67%) ESRI
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) SAP