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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
England / East of England
Rank 110 105 123
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing XSD 10 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.97% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.66% 3.64% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £481 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +64.44%

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
604 632 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.90% 26.70% 29.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 392 455
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 31
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Essex -13 7 £506 +26.56%
Hertfordshire -4 3 £463 - 1
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for XSD.

1 14 (93.33%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) SOAP
2 11 (73.33%) Web Services
3 10 (66.67%) JMS
3 10 (66.67%) XSLT
3 10 (66.67%) Java
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 9 (60.00%) REST
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) J2EE
6 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
6 7 (46.67%) EJB
6 7 (46.67%) SOA
6 7 (46.67%) Subversion
6 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (40.00%) JSON
7 6 (40.00%) Scrum
7 6 (40.00%) Spring
7 6 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (40.00%) Middleware
7 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (40.00%) Unix
8 5 (33.33%) UML
8 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 4 (26.67%) HTML
9 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g

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 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (20.00%) CMS
3 3 (20.00%) Confluence
3 3 (20.00%) MQSeries
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (13.33%) GlassFish
4 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (20.00%) DB2
4 3 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (6.67%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Subversion
2 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
4 3 (20.00%) Ant
4 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (20.00%) JUnit
4 3 (20.00%) Log4j
4 3 (20.00%) Maven
4 3 (20.00%) Mockito
4 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (13.33%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Developer
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SOA Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.67%) SOA Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) SOA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Test Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) SOAP
2 11 (73.33%) Web Services
3 10 (66.67%) JMS
3 10 (66.67%) XSLT
4 9 (60.00%) REST
5 7 (46.67%) EJB
5 7 (46.67%) J2EE
6 6 (40.00%) JSON
6 6 (40.00%) Middleware
6 6 (40.00%) Spring
7 4 (26.67%) EclipseLink
7 4 (26.67%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (26.67%) HTML
7 4 (26.67%) JPA
8 3 (20.00%) JDBC
8 3 (20.00%) JSP
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (20.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) HPUX
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) SOA
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (33.33%) UML
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) BPEL
6 3 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) E-business
6 3 (20.00%) ERP
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) RAD
7 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
7 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) EAI
7 2 (13.33%) ETL
7 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
7 2 (13.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (13.33%) XPath
5 2 (13.33%) XQuery
6 1 (6.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) ATG
2 3 (20.00%) Blue Martini
2 3 (20.00%) Elastic Path
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (6.67%) SAP