Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 January 2019 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 198 185 194
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 -
Contract jobs citing XML Schema 11 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.064% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.25% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £450 - -
England median daily rate £450 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £100.50 - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,454 1,217 1,395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.54% 25.98% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 796 849
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% +7.86%
10th Percentile £313 £256 £275
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 37 17
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.54% +27.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £32.65 £14.21 £10.40
90th Percentile £62.13 £43.75 £33.82
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

XML Schema
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for XML Schema in the West Midlands

XML Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XML Schema in the West Midlands

XML Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML Schema in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML Schema in the West Midlands

XML Schema
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML Schema in the West Midlands

XML Schema
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Coventry - 11 £450 - 2
XML Schema
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) Validation
1 11 (100.00%) Migration
1 11 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 11 (100.00%) JSON
1 11 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (100.00%) REST
1 11 (100.00%) NServiceBus
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (100.00%) Microservices
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
2 10 (90.91%) Azure Data Factory
3 9 (81.82%) .NET Core
3 9 (81.82%) SaaS
3 9 (81.82%) PaaS
3 9 (81.82%) Publishing
4 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
4 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) API Development
7 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence

XML Schema
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (100.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (90.91%) Azure Data Factory
3 9 (81.82%) PaaS
3 9 (81.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (81.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Azure Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SaaS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SSIS Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) JSON
1 11 (100.00%) REST
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
3 9 (81.82%) .NET Core
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 11 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 11 (100.00%) Microservices
1 11 (100.00%) Migration
1 11 (100.00%) Validation
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) API Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL