The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 125 141 134
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing XSD 3 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.13% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.48% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £438 £410
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +6.70%
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
666 834 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.13% 26.77% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 546 560
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 26
Median hourly rate £31.90 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.94 £19.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £40.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

XSD
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire +3 1 - -
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 of England region with a requirement for XSD.

1 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 16 (88.89%) XML
3 14 (77.78%) JSON
3 14 (77.78%) REST
4 12 (66.67%) SOA
4 12 (66.67%) Oracle
5 11 (61.11%) SOAP
5 11 (61.11%) Java
5 11 (61.11%) XSLT
5 11 (61.11%) Google
5 11 (61.11%) Open Source
5 11 (61.11%) WSO2
5 11 (61.11%) Apache Camel
6 10 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (55.56%) WireMock
6 10 (55.56%) MySQL
7 9 (50.00%) Middleware
7 9 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
8 8 (44.44%) EasyMock
8 8 (44.44%) Mockito
8 8 (44.44%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) WSDL
9 3 (16.67%) Automotive
9 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 2 (11.11%) J2EE
10 2 (11.11%) SMS
10 2 (11.11%) Apache

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) GlassFish
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SMS
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Triplestore
3 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) EasyMock
1 8 (44.44%) Mockito
2 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 10 (55.56%) SOA Developer
3 8 (44.44%) XML Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.11%) XML XSLT Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 16 (88.89%) XML
3 14 (77.78%) JSON
3 14 (77.78%) REST
4 11 (61.11%) Apache Camel
4 11 (61.11%) SOAP
4 11 (61.11%) XSLT
5 10 (55.56%) WireMock
6 9 (50.00%) Middleware
7 3 (16.67%) WSDL
8 2 (11.11%) J2EE
8 2 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (11.11%) Spring
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Ontologies
1 2 (11.11%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) SOA
2 11 (61.11%) Open Source
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) RDF
6 1 (5.56%) BPEL
6 1 (5.56%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (5.56%) Process Management
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) XPath
3 2 (11.11%) XQuery
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 11 (61.11%) Google
2 11 (61.11%) WSO2
3 1 (5.56%) SAP