The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 48 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XSD 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.64% - 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% - 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £538 - £269
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 - £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £403 £344
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +17.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
XSD
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
117 170 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.89% 35.05% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 106 63
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £111.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -59.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

XSD
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSD across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

XSD Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for XSD.

1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) JMeter
3 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) JSON
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) C++
3 6 (66.67%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 6 (66.67%) SoapUI
4 5 (55.56%) Web Accessibility
4 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Data Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) MODAF
5 3 (33.33%) Xen
5 3 (33.33%) WSDL
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) SOA
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (33.33%) Virtual Environments

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (22.22%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JMeter
1 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) UI/UX Developer
3 2 (22.22%) UX Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) JSON
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) WSDL
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) AIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Web Accessibility
3 3 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) MODAF
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C++
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSD
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) IBM