The first table below looks at the demand for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Leeds 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 80 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XSD 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.43% - 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £333 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
438 237 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.53% 30.98% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 143 157
Average daily rate £320 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% +17.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XSD
West Yorkshire

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Java EE
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) JPA
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) WebLogic

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) AquaLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (16.67%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) JPA
4 2 (33.33%) Java EE
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: market rates
Posted: 6 days ago