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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 104 127 111
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Contract jobs citing XSD 23 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 0.078% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.65% 0.27% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 9
Average daily rate £550 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+64.44% -47.05%
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
631 747 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.48% 29.19% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 447 388
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 44
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £23.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSD across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

XSD Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +17 18 £400 -11.11% 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £558 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 2
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing XSD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XSD.

1 23 (85.19%) XML
2 21 (77.78%) Web Services
3 18 (66.67%) Oracle
3 18 (66.67%) SOA
4 17 (62.96%) REST
5 16 (59.26%) SOAP
5 16 (59.26%) JSON
6 15 (55.56%) Google
6 15 (55.56%) Open Source
6 15 (55.56%) XSLT
6 15 (55.56%) WSO2
6 15 (55.56%) Apache Camel
7 13 (48.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (48.15%) MySQL
8 11 (40.74%) Apache ServiceMix
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
9 6 (22.22%) Middleware
9 6 (22.22%) WSDL
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (18.52%) Java
11 4 (14.81%) Apache
11 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
11 4 (14.81%) EasyMock
11 4 (14.81%) Automotive
11 4 (14.81%) Mockito
11 4 (14.81%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
11 4 (14.81%) Logical Data Model
12 3 (11.11%) Line Management
12 3 (11.11%) Mentoring

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing XSD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (40.74%) Apache ServiceMix
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (14.81%) Apache
5 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SMS
1 3 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) EasyMock
1 4 (14.81%) Mockito
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (7.41%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (3.70%) Bower
3 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) GitLab
3 1 (3.70%) Grunt
3 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.70%) Protractor
3 1 (3.70%) Sublime Text
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 4 (14.81%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) SOA Developer
3 7 (25.93%) XML Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) XML XSLT Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum Master
7 2 (7.41%) SOA Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Software Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Web Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) webMethods Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) XML
2 21 (77.78%) Web Services
3 17 (62.96%) REST
4 16 (59.26%) JSON
4 16 (59.26%) SOAP
5 15 (55.56%) Apache Camel
5 15 (55.56%) XSLT
6 6 (22.22%) Middleware
6 6 (22.22%) WSDL
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (7.41%) XML Schema
8 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.70%) CSS
8 1 (3.70%) HTML
8 1 (3.70%) HTML5
8 1 (3.70%) jQuery
8 1 (3.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.11%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) SOA
2 15 (55.56%) Open Source
3 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) Line Management
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) BPEL
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (7.41%) Process Management
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) UML
7 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.70%) System Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) ES6
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Oracle
2 15 (55.56%) Google
2 15 (55.56%) WSO2
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Software AG
4 1 (3.70%) Terracotta
4 1 (3.70%) webMethods
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