Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 21 November 2018 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 West
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 204 200
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4 +19
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 8 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.11% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
South West median daily rate £425 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.79% +1.54% -2.26%
10th Percentile £403 £230 £229
90th Percentile £468 £427 £347
England median daily rate £464 £420 £394
% change year-on-year +10.42% +6.67% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £100.50 £11.93 -
% change year-on-year +742.41% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,766 1,460 1,563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.97% 25.86% 27.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,173 926 1,144
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 24 20
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +28.28% -14.71%
10th Percentile £24.05 £35.00 £18.63
90th Percentile £63.38 £58.75 £53.88
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

XML Schema
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for XML Schema in the South West

XML Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML Schema in the South West

XML Schema
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML Schema in the South West

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2018. 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
Wiltshire -13 6 £450 - 1
Devon -3 2 £400 +90.48%
XML Schema
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XML Schema also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Middleware
2 6 (75.00%) UML
2 6 (75.00%) WSDL
2 6 (75.00%) Use Case
2 6 (75.00%) BPMN
2 6 (75.00%) DataPower
2 6 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) Microservices
2 6 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 6 (75.00%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) Sequence Diagram
2 6 (75.00%) HP ALM
3 5 (62.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Swagger
5 2 (25.00%) JSON Schema
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing

XML Schema
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) BPM Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Middleware
2 6 (75.00%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) JSON Schema
3 2 (25.00%) Swagger
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) BPMN
2 6 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 6 (75.00%) Microservices
2 6 (75.00%) Sequence Diagram
2 6 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) UML
2 6 (75.00%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Storage Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Atlassian