The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 100 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing XSD 5 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.13% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 0.51% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £363 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £21.58
XSD
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
483 390 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.25% 24.98% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 261 213
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +42.85%
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 the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

XSD
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 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
Leicestershire - 5 £363 -
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for XSD.

1 10 (90.91%) SOAP
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) XSLT
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
4 7 (63.64%) Ajax
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (63.64%) CSS
4 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
4 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) XHTML
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) WSDL
7 1 (9.09%) Toad
7 1 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (9.09%) Shell Script

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the East 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 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Software Developer
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# Software Developer
2 7 (63.64%) HTML Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior .NET Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior C# Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Software Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior SQL Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Software Developer
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Developer
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) SOAP
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) XSLT
3 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) Ajax
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (63.64%) CSS
4 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 7 (63.64%) XHTML
5 3 (27.27%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) WSDL
7 1 (9.09%) BAPI
7 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (9.09%) Middleware
7 1 (9.09%) WCF
7 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) SAP