The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
London / City of London
Rank 135 142 181
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +39
Contract jobs citing XSD 21 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 0.82% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 7
Median daily rate £525 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £475 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £759 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.25 £22.04
% change year-on-year
- +69.01%

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1073 970 1524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.90% 32.33% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 805 1227
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

XSD
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSD across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

XSD Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for XSD.

1 29 (96.67%) XML
2 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
3 17 (56.67%) Finance
4 16 (53.33%) .NET
5 14 (46.67%) SQL
6 12 (40.00%) C#
6 12 (40.00%) XSLT
7 10 (33.33%) JSON
8 9 (30.00%) Banking
8 9 (30.00%) Fixed Income
8 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
8 9 (30.00%) REST
9 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
10 7 (23.33%) HTML
10 7 (23.33%) Oracle
10 7 (23.33%) SOAP
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (23.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (23.33%) jQuery
10 7 (23.33%) Reference Data
11 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 6 (20.00%) Front Office
11 6 (20.00%) Taxonomies
11 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
11 6 (20.00%) SOA
11 6 (20.00%) FpML
12 5 (16.67%) Web Services
12 5 (16.67%) ETL
12 5 (16.67%) CSS
12 5 (16.67%) Windows

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (6.67%) Confluence
1 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.33%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) AMQP
3 1 (3.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) DB2
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) MariaDB
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) Endeca
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) OLTP
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) JIRA
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.67%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) Mockito
4 2 (6.67%) MSI
4 2 (6.67%) Spock
4 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.33%) Rational Rose
5 1 (3.33%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.33%) XMLSpy
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Banking
3 6 (20.00%) Front Office
4 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Architect
3 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Data Architect
5 7 (23.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) C# Quant Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Integration Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Quantitative Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) XML
2 16 (53.33%) .NET
3 12 (40.00%) XSLT
4 10 (33.33%) JSON
5 9 (30.00%) REST
6 7 (23.33%) HTML
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) SOAP
7 6 (20.00%) FpML
8 5 (16.67%) CSS
8 5 (16.67%) Web Services
9 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 4 (13.33%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (13.33%) FIXML
9 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
9 4 (13.33%) J2EE
9 4 (13.33%) JSP
9 4 (13.33%) RESTful
9 4 (13.33%) Spring
10 3 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Fixed Income
2 7 (23.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (23.33%) Reference Data
3 6 (20.00%) Taxonomies
4 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (10.00%) Equities
6 2 (6.67%) Clustering
6 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (6.67%) User Experience
7 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
7 1 (3.33%) Derivative
7 1 (3.33%) IPTV
7 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.33%) Market Risk
7 1 (3.33%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (3.33%) Social Media
7 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (20.00%) SOA
2 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (16.67%) ETL
3 5 (16.67%) OO
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) Data Management
5 3 (10.00%) Microservices
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (6.67%) Master Data Management
6 2 (6.67%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) C#
3 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) XPath
6 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.00%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.67%) Korn
8 1 (3.33%) C++
8 1 (3.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Solace
2 2 (6.67%) Sybase
2 2 (6.67%) Teradata
3 1 (3.33%) ATG
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.33%) Canoo
3 1 (3.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.33%) WorldPay
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