Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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 West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 202 214
Rank change year-on-year +12 +12 -4
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.088% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.32% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
South West median daily rate £330 £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% -2.26% -11.33%
10th Percentile £230 £229 £314
90th Percentile £427 £347 £403
England median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West 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 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 1445 1549 1814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.77% 27.30% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 916 1132 1272
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 92
South West median hourly rate £46.50 £36.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.28% -14.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.63 £30.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £53.88 £55.00
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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML Schema in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 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
Devon - 3 £210 -
Gloucestershire +21 2 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
XML Schema
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 West region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) XSD
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JAXB
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (50.00%) Dropwizard
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) webMethods
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Jetty
4 1 (16.67%) BPMN
4 1 (16.67%) JPA
4 1 (16.67%) Liquibase
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Service Design
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Liquibase
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) webMethods Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Dropwizard
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) JAXB
2 3 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) JPA
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) BPMN
2 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Service Design
2 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) webMethods