The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
XSD
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 19.65% 8.51% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 10
Average daily rate £425 £413 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle