The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 109 112 120
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing XSD 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 1.40% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £325 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £21.58
XSD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
415 499 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.78% 19.58% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 302 305
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -25.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing XSD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XSD across the Berkshire region.

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XSD across the Berkshire region.

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

XSD
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 2 - -
XSD
South East

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XSD 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for XSD.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) WSDL
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) GitHub
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) MVVM
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) XPath
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Legal

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPEL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) WCF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SOA Designer
3 1 (25.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) WSDL
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) MVVM
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) SOLID
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) BPEL
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft