The first table below looks at the demand for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Lancashire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 4.04% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 10.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 101 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.67% 37.13% 32.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 85
Average daily rate £328 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £325 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Average hourly rate £24.20 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
XSD
North West

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

XSD
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Autofac

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Autofac
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft