The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 71 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing XSD 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 0.66% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £410 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +21.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 151 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.37% 24.75% 34.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 87 108
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £20.94 £36.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.84% +38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XSD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) BPEL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) BPEL
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle