The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 30 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.99% 0.39% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £360 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.25 £22.04
% change year-on-year
- +69.01%

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 59 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.50% 22.87% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 17
Median daily rate £400 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £495 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

XSD
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for XSD.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Software AG
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Software AG
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods