The first table below looks at the demand for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - 57 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
370 150 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.78% 19.84% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 78 68
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £99.53 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+231.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XSD
Scotland

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSD across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

XSD
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower