The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK / England
Rank 432 454 432
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Contract jobs citing XSD 138 140 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 1.02% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 77 103
Median daily rate £525 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £406 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.92% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £37.25 £22.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +69.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.25 £22.04
% change year-on-year
- +69.01%

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12845 13674 12584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.92% 29.38% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8890 9484 8641
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 247 165
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £19.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £56.27 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in England

XSD
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSD across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

XSD Daily Rate Histogram in England

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in England

XSD
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
London +19 77 £525 +10.52% 9
South East +29 22 £463 +12.12% 4
South West +23 15 £525 +20.00% 2
North West +14 6 £275 -40.54% 5
Yorkshire -3 5 £675 +55.17% 5
East Midlands +3 1 £363 -
East of England -2 1 £450 -
XSD
UK

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 England region with a requirement for XSD.

1 284 (92.21%) XML
2 165 (53.57%) SQL
3 164 (53.25%) Java
4 156 (50.65%) Web Services
5 148 (48.05%) SOAP
6 145 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
7 117 (37.99%) XSLT
7 117 (37.99%) JSON
8 111 (36.04%) REST
9 106 (34.42%) Oracle
10 104 (33.77%) JavaScript
11 102 (33.12%) HTML
12 89 (28.90%) CSS
13 84 (27.27%) .NET
14 79 (25.65%) Scrum
15 73 (23.70%) SQL Server
16 70 (22.73%) SOA
16 70 (22.73%) Finance
17 69 (22.40%) MVC
18 67 (21.75%) Git (software)
18 67 (21.75%) Spring
19 66 (21.43%) TDD
19 66 (21.43%) Linux
20 65 (21.10%) Unix
20 65 (21.10%) Maven
21 61 (19.81%) J2EE
21 61 (19.81%) C#
21 61 (19.81%) JIRA
22 60 (19.48%) XPath
23 56 (18.18%) WSDL

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in 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 49 (15.91%) WebSphere
2 30 (9.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 24 (7.79%) Apache
4 21 (6.82%) WebLogic
5 20 (6.49%) Confluence
6 15 (4.87%) IIS
7 14 (4.55%) JBoss
7 14 (4.55%) Tomcat
8 13 (4.22%) CMS
9 12 (3.90%) SharePoint
10 10 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (2.92%) MQSeries
11 9 (2.92%) Oracle Service Bus
12 7 (2.27%) GlassFish
12 7 (2.27%) MQSI
13 6 (1.95%) Skype for Business
13 6 (1.95%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.97%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.97%) Jetty
Applications
1 17 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.60%) MS Office
3 7 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.62%) PaintShop Pro
4 5 (1.62%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.30%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 18 (5.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.95%) Oracle Retail
3 5 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (1.30%) FastStats
4 4 (1.30%) Workday HCM
5 3 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.32%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.32%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.27%) GitHub
2 7 (2.27%) Office 365
3 6 (1.95%) Yammer
4 5 (1.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.65%) IaaS
5 2 (0.65%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.32%) Boomi
6 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.42%) HTTP
2 15 (4.87%) Firewall
3 14 (4.55%) SSL
4 13 (4.22%) HTTPS
5 11 (3.57%) FTP
6 9 (2.92%) Internet
7 7 (2.27%) Kerberos
7 7 (2.27%) WinSCP
8 6 (1.95%) DVB
8 6 (1.95%) X.509
9 3 (0.97%) SNMP
10 2 (0.65%) AMQP
10 2 (0.65%) LDAP
10 2 (0.65%) SMS
10 2 (0.65%) Wireless
11 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (9.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 22 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (6.49%) MongoDB
8 19 (6.17%) MySQL
9 18 (5.84%) Big Data
10 16 (5.19%) Relational Database
11 15 (4.87%) NoSQL
12 12 (3.90%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (2.92%) DB2
13 9 (2.92%) RDBMS
14 8 (2.60%) IBM InfoSphere
15 7 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (1.62%) Jackrabbit
16 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 67 (21.75%) Git (software)
2 65 (21.10%) Maven
3 61 (19.81%) JIRA
4 54 (17.53%) JUnit
5 52 (16.88%) Jenkins
6 38 (12.34%) Mockito
7 32 (10.39%) Selenium
7 32 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (9.42%) Subversion
9 28 (9.09%) SoapUI
9 28 (9.09%) TeamCity
10 26 (8.44%) Spock
11 23 (7.47%) Eclipse
12 20 (6.49%) Visual Studio
13 17 (5.52%) Ant
14 16 (5.19%) Gradle
14 16 (5.19%) JMeter
15 15 (4.87%) LoadRunner
16 14 (4.55%) Cucumber
17 12 (3.90%) ClearCase
General
1 70 (22.73%) Finance
2 47 (15.26%) Banking
3 24 (7.79%) Retail
4 12 (3.90%) Publishing
5 9 (2.92%) Front Office
6 4 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.65%) Automotive
8 2 (0.65%) Electronics
8 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.65%) French Language
8 2 (0.65%) Legal
8 2 (0.65%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 197 (63.96%) Developer
2 63 (20.45%) Java Developer
3 49 (15.91%) Architect
4 45 (14.61%) Senior Developer
5 39 (12.66%) .NET Developer
6 32 (10.39%) C# Developer
7 23 (7.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (7.14%) Data Architect
9 21 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
10 18 (5.84%) Analyst
10 18 (5.84%) Software Developer
11 17 (5.52%) Consultant
12 16 (5.19%) Senior C# Developer
13 15 (4.87%) C# Software Developer
14 14 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
15 13 (4.22%) SQL Developer
16 12 (3.90%) .NET Software Developer
16 12 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 12 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (3.90%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (92.21%) XML
2 156 (50.65%) Web Services
3 148 (48.05%) SOAP
4 117 (37.99%) JSON
4 117 (37.99%) XSLT
5 111 (36.04%) REST
6 102 (33.12%) HTML
7 89 (28.90%) CSS
8 84 (27.27%) .NET
9 67 (21.75%) Spring
10 61 (19.81%) J2EE
11 56 (18.18%) WSDL
12 55 (17.86%) JMS
13 49 (15.91%) jQuery
14 48 (15.58%) Hibernate
15 45 (14.61%) JDBC
16 43 (13.96%) RESTful
16 43 (13.96%) XSL
17 39 (12.66%) HTML5
18 36 (11.69%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
1 25 (8.12%) User Experience
2 19 (6.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (5.19%) DataPower
4 11 (3.57%) Fixed Income
5 9 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.92%) Taxonomies
6 8 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.60%) Reference Data
7 6 (1.95%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.95%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.95%) Interactive TV
7 6 (1.95%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (1.95%) MPEG
7 6 (1.95%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.62%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.30%) Derivative
9 4 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (21.43%) Linux
2 65 (21.10%) Unix
3 23 (7.47%) Windows
4 8 (2.60%) AIX
4 8 (2.60%) HPUX
4 8 (2.60%) Solaris
5 4 (1.30%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (25.65%) Scrum
3 70 (22.73%) SOA
4 69 (22.40%) MVC
5 66 (21.43%) TDD
6 53 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (11.04%) SDLC
7 34 (11.04%) UML
8 32 (10.39%) OO
9 30 (9.74%) Unit Testing
10 29 (9.42%) Automated Testing
10 29 (9.42%) BDD
11 27 (8.77%) ETL
12 25 (8.12%) Data Modelling
13 23 (7.47%) Refactoring
14 22 (7.14%) Data Management
15 21 (6.82%) Migration
16 18 (5.84%) CRM
17 17 (5.52%) Workflow
18 16 (5.19%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 165 (53.57%) SQL
2 164 (53.25%) Java
3 104 (33.77%) JavaScript
4 61 (19.81%) C#
5 60 (19.48%) XPath
6 45 (14.61%) Shell Script
7 34 (11.04%) PL/SQL
8 33 (10.71%) T-SQL
9 30 (9.74%) Korn
10 27 (8.77%) Python
11 19 (6.17%) C
12 14 (4.55%) Bash Shell
13 13 (4.22%) VB
13 13 (4.22%) VB6
14 11 (3.57%) C++
15 10 (3.25%) VB.NET
16 9 (2.92%) XQuery
17 7 (2.27%) PowerShell
18 6 (1.95%) ANSI C
19 5 (1.62%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 45 (14.61%) Security Cleared
2 39 (12.66%) Degree
3 37 (12.01%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.09%) QA
2 18 (5.84%) FATCA
3 8 (2.60%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.95%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.97%) MiFID
6 2 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (3.25%) Docker
2 6 (1.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.97%) Ansible
2 3 (0.97%) Consul
2 3 (0.97%) Packer
2 3 (0.97%) Terraform
3 2 (0.65%) CloudHub
3 2 (0.65%) Control-M
3 2 (0.65%) logstash
4 1 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 106 (34.42%) Oracle
2 51 (16.56%) Microsoft
3 42 (13.64%) IBM
4 33 (10.71%) Solace
5 16 (5.19%) Atlassian
6 14 (4.55%) MuleSoft
7 12 (3.90%) SAP
8 9 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (2.60%) Sybase
10 7 (2.27%) ATG
10 7 (2.27%) HP
11 6 (1.95%) Infor
11 6 (1.95%) OpenTV
12 5 (1.62%) Elastic Path
12 5 (1.62%) GoldenSource
13 4 (1.30%) Talend
13 4 (1.30%) Teradata
13 4 (1.30%) TIBCO
13 4 (1.30%) Workday
14 3 (0.97%) Interwoven
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