The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 55 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.26% 1.54% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 5.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
111 154 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.32% 29.67% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 111 62
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +3.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Essex

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

XSD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 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 Essex region with a requirement for XSD.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JSON Schema

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Test Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JSON Schema
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP