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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 90 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs citing XSD 8 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.50% 0.063% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% 0.25% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £463 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +26.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
384 393 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.18% 24.83% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 256 177
Median daily rate £388 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 18
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.86 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+199.49% -57.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSD across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

XSD Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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
Northamptonshire - 2 £513 -
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 5 (55.56%) HTTP
3 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) WSDL
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (33.33%) DataPower
5 3 (33.33%) BAPI
5 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) People Management
6 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Flyway
6 2 (22.22%) Swagger
6 2 (22.22%) WireMock
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
6 2 (22.22%) Docker

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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Flyway
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Gradle
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
3 1 (11.11%) Toad
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Applications Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) WSDL
5 3 (33.33%) BAPI
5 3 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
6 2 (22.22%) Apache CXF
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) Regular Expression
6 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 2 (22.22%) Swagger
6 2 (22.22%) WireMock
6 2 (22.22%) XSL
6 2 (22.22%) XSLT
7 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Groovy
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Talend
3 2 (22.22%) WSO2