The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XSD 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.60% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£306 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 - £32.00
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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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.38% 33.33% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 8
Average daily rate £375 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £340 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSD across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

XSD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing XSD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XSD.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) DHTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) C++
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) VB
5 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing XSD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) DHTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET