The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - 31 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 0.63% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £320 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
XSD
Gloucestershire

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
38 68 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.93% 43.04% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 51 15
Median daily rate £325 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 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 21 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for XSD.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
1 2 (100.00%) XForms
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Rally

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XForms
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Rally