The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 372 303 296
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -7
Contract jobs citing XSD 52 109 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 1.52% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 71 67
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£530 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £394 £322
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +22.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
XSD
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7217 7157 7283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.94% 31.23% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5232 5147 5222
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 33 96
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £53.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in London

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in London

XSD
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSD across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

XSD Daily Rate Histogram in London

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in London

XSD
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 11 £600 +35.21% 3
Hayes - 2 £425 -
Docklands, London - 1 £330 -
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 116 (92.06%) XML
2 73 (57.94%) Java
3 63 (50.00%) Oracle
4 47 (37.30%) XSL
5 46 (36.51%) Web Services
6 44 (34.92%) Linux
7 43 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (31.75%) SQL
8 40 (31.75%) WebLogic
9 37 (29.37%) TDD
10 36 (28.57%) Maven
10 36 (28.57%) XSLT
11 34 (26.98%) SOAP
12 33 (26.19%) Spring
13 31 (24.60%) JMS
13 31 (24.60%) J2EE
13 31 (24.60%) SDLC
14 30 (23.81%) HTML
14 30 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (23.02%) PL/SQL
15 29 (23.02%) Oracle Database
16 28 (22.22%) Finance
16 28 (22.22%) Scrum
17 27 (21.43%) Subversion
17 27 (21.43%) SOA
18 26 (20.63%) JavaScript
19 25 (19.84%) WSDL
19 25 (19.84%) Retail
20 24 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
21 23 (18.25%) SQL Server

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 40 (31.75%) WebLogic
2 16 (12.70%) JBoss
3 7 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.76%) Mule
5 5 (3.97%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.97%) CMS
5 5 (3.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (3.17%) Apache
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (3.17%) AquaLogic
7 3 (2.38%) IIS
8 2 (1.59%) Exstream Dialogue
8 2 (1.59%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.59%) Confluence
9 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.59%) FastStats
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.17%) AquaLogic BPM
3 2 (1.59%) Exstream
4 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.79%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.79%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) SNMP
2 4 (3.17%) Internet
3 3 (2.38%) LDAP
4 2 (1.59%) Intranet
5 1 (0.79%) FTP
5 1 (0.79%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.02%) Oracle Database
2 24 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (18.25%) SQL Server
4 16 (12.70%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.94%) DB2
5 10 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (6.35%) Big Data
7 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.76%) OLTP
8 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (4.76%) MySQL
9 5 (3.97%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (3.97%) OLAP
10 4 (3.17%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.17%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.17%) TKPROF
11 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (28.57%) Maven
2 27 (21.43%) Subversion
3 23 (18.25%) Git (software)
4 19 (15.08%) Ant
5 17 (13.49%) JUnit
6 12 (9.52%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.97%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.97%) Mercurial
8 4 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (3.17%) JIRA
8 4 (3.17%) Selenium
9 3 (2.38%) XMLSpy
9 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.79%) VisualAge
11 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 1 (0.79%) jMock
11 1 (0.79%) EasyMock
11 1 (0.79%) Mockito
11 1 (0.79%) Axure RP
General
1 28 (22.22%) Finance
2 25 (19.84%) Retail
3 14 (11.11%) Banking
4 12 (9.52%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.17%) Front Office
6 3 (2.38%) Marketing
7 2 (1.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.79%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.79%) Advertising
8 1 (0.79%) Publishing
8 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (64.29%) Developer
2 32 (25.40%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.49%) Architect
4 11 (8.73%) Designer
5 7 (5.56%) Analyst
5 7 (5.56%) Consultant
5 7 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (3.97%) Senior Developer
6 5 (3.97%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.17%) Tester
7 4 (3.17%) Data Architect
7 4 (3.17%) XML Developer
7 4 (3.17%) Java Engineer
8 3 (2.38%) AWS Developer
8 3 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (2.38%) SOA Consultant
8 3 (2.38%) Data Analyst
8 3 (2.38%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (2.38%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (1.59%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (92.06%) XML
2 47 (37.30%) XSL
3 46 (36.51%) Web Services
4 36 (28.57%) XSLT
5 34 (26.98%) SOAP
6 33 (26.19%) Spring
7 31 (24.60%) JMS
7 31 (24.60%) J2EE
8 30 (23.81%) HTML
9 25 (19.84%) WSDL
10 22 (17.46%) XML Schema
11 19 (15.08%) JPA
12 18 (14.29%) RESTful
13 17 (13.49%) Ajax
14 16 (12.70%) XML Messaging
14 16 (12.70%) REST
15 15 (11.90%) Hibernate
15 15 (11.90%) JTA
16 13 (10.32%) Java EE
17 12 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.90%) Social Media
2 15 (11.90%) iPad
3 7 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.56%) W3C
3 7 (5.56%) Replication
4 5 (3.97%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.38%) User Experience
7 2 (1.59%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.79%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.79%) DTV
8 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 44 (34.92%) Linux
2 19 (15.08%) UNIX
3 4 (3.17%) Windows
4 1 (0.79%) AIX
4 1 (0.79%) Solaris
4 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (29.37%) TDD
3 31 (24.60%) SDLC
4 30 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (22.22%) Scrum
6 27 (21.43%) SOA
7 23 (18.25%) E-Commerce
8 16 (12.70%) UML
8 16 (12.70%) Content Management
9 15 (11.90%) ERP
9 15 (11.90%) Data Modelling
9 15 (11.90%) Waterfall
10 14 (11.11%) OO
11 12 (9.52%) Open Source
12 10 (7.94%) Business Analysis
12 10 (7.94%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (7.14%) BPEL
13 9 (7.14%) Static Code Analysis
13 9 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (6.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (57.94%) Java
2 40 (31.75%) SQL
3 29 (23.02%) PL/SQL
4 26 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 15 (11.90%) Groovy
6 8 (6.35%) C#
6 8 (6.35%) XPath
7 5 (3.97%) XQuery
8 4 (3.17%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.38%) VB
9 3 (2.38%) VB6
9 3 (2.38%) C
10 2 (1.59%) PHP
10 2 (1.59%) VBScript
10 2 (1.59%) VBA
11 1 (0.79%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.79%) XAML
11 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.17%) DV Cleared
2 4 (3.17%) Degree
3 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.11%) QA
2 6 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.38%) HDFS
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.17%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle Flashback
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 63 (50.00%) Oracle
2 15 (11.90%) ATG
2 15 (11.90%) Perforce
2 15 (11.90%) Endeca
3 12 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.76%) IBM
5 5 (3.97%) Atomikos
5 5 (3.97%) Axway
5 5 (3.97%) Sybase
6 4 (3.17%) BEA
7 3 (2.38%) Adobe
7 3 (2.38%) HP
8 2 (1.59%) EMC
8 2 (1.59%) SAP
8 2 (1.59%) GigaSpaces
8 2 (1.59%) Canoo
8 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.59%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.79%) webMethods
9 1 (0.79%) Google
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