The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 100 102 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -28
Contract jobs citing XSD 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.061% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.21% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
605 475 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.04% 29.05% 31.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 354 229
Median daily rate £400 £335 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.04 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.75% +184.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for XSD.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) WSDL
2 8 (88.89%) Puppet
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) logstash
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) API Design
2 8 (88.89%) Piwik
3 7 (77.78%) Microservices
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon S3
6 2 (22.22%) API Development
7 1 (11.11%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) Spring
7 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) CSS
7 1 (11.11%) SOAP
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) XML

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon S3
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) WSDL
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) API Design
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
3 7 (77.78%) Microservices
4 6 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) logstash
1 8 (88.89%) Piwik
1 8 (88.89%) Puppet