The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 351 366 301
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -65
Contract jobs citing XSD 92 69 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.29% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 0.92% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 43 81
Median daily rate £488 £440 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.79% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £334 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £403 £344
% change year-on-year
-2.42% +17.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
7936 7513 7422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.75% 32.05% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5889 5591 5370
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 38
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.26% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 7 £538 +22.15% 3
Canary Wharf - 6 - -
Docklands, London +10 1 £500 +51.51%
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 London region with a requirement for XSD.

1 174 (91.58%) XML
2 117 (61.58%) Java
3 98 (51.58%) Web Services
4 82 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (37.37%) SOAP
6 70 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 67 (35.26%) SQL
8 66 (34.74%) REST
9 61 (32.11%) XSLT
10 58 (30.53%) HTML
10 58 (30.53%) Scrum
11 57 (30.00%) JSON
12 54 (28.42%) Spring
13 52 (27.37%) Oracle
13 52 (27.37%) CSS
14 50 (26.32%) Git (software)
15 49 (25.79%) Linux
16 46 (24.21%) SOA
16 46 (24.21%) TDD
17 44 (23.16%) Maven
18 42 (22.11%) XSL
19 41 (21.58%) J2EE
19 41 (21.58%) WSDL
20 40 (21.05%) HTTP
21 39 (20.53%) JMS
22 37 (19.47%) UML
22 37 (19.47%) JSP
23 36 (18.95%) MVC
23 36 (18.95%) Finance
23 36 (18.95%) WebSphere

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 36 (18.95%) WebSphere
2 15 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 13 (6.84%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (4.74%) IIS
5 8 (4.21%) Apache
6 7 (3.68%) MQSI
6 7 (3.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (3.16%) CMS
7 6 (3.16%) Confluence
7 6 (3.16%) Mule
7 6 (3.16%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.63%) JBoss
9 4 (2.11%) Documentum
10 3 (1.58%) Liferay
11 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.53%) IBM Transformation Extender
12 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (4.21%) PaintShop Pro
1 8 (4.21%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.16%) Oracle Retail
3 5 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.58%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.74%) GitHub
2 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) Office 365
3 1 (0.53%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (21.05%) HTTP
2 14 (7.37%) Firewall
2 14 (7.37%) SNMP
2 14 (7.37%) SSL
3 10 (5.26%) DVB
3 10 (5.26%) LDAP
4 9 (4.74%) HTTPS
5 8 (4.21%) FTP
5 8 (4.21%) WinSCP
6 7 (3.68%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.53%) DMZ
7 1 (0.53%) Internet
7 1 (0.53%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.11%) Oracle Database
2 18 (9.47%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.84%) MySQL
3 13 (6.84%) Oracle Database 12c
4 12 (6.32%) DB2
5 11 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (3.16%) Big Data
8 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.11%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.05%) MarkLogic
11 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.53%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 44 (23.16%) Maven
3 35 (18.42%) JUnit
4 30 (15.79%) JIRA
5 25 (13.16%) Jenkins
6 23 (12.11%) SoapUI
7 21 (11.05%) Subversion
8 19 (10.00%) Eclipse
9 17 (8.95%) PHPUnit
10 16 (8.42%) Cucumber
10 16 (8.42%) Mockito
11 14 (7.37%) TeamCity
12 12 (6.32%) XMLSpy
13 11 (5.79%) ClearCase
13 11 (5.79%) Selenium
13 11 (5.79%) Visual Studio
14 9 (4.74%) Spock
15 7 (3.68%) Protractor
16 5 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (18.95%) Finance
2 25 (13.16%) Banking
3 12 (6.32%) Retail
4 9 (4.74%) Front Office
4 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.21%) Publishing
6 7 (3.68%) Marketing
7 5 (2.63%) Electronics
7 5 (2.63%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.58%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.53%) French Language
Job Titles
1 118 (62.11%) Developer
2 42 (22.11%) Java Developer
3 41 (21.58%) Architect
4 24 (12.63%) Senior Developer
5 16 (8.42%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (6.84%) Consultant
7 12 (6.32%) Lead Developer
8 11 (5.79%) XML Developer
9 10 (5.26%) Integration Architect
9 10 (5.26%) Java Architect
9 10 (5.26%) Software Architect
10 8 (4.21%) Agile Developer
10 8 (4.21%) Data Architect
11 7 (3.68%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.16%) Analyst
12 6 (3.16%) PHP Developer
12 6 (3.16%) Technical Architect
12 6 (3.16%) Test Engineer
12 6 (3.16%) WebLogic Architect
13 5 (2.63%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (91.58%) XML
2 98 (51.58%) Web Services
3 71 (37.37%) SOAP
4 66 (34.74%) REST
5 61 (32.11%) XSLT
6 58 (30.53%) HTML
7 57 (30.00%) JSON
8 54 (28.42%) Spring
9 52 (27.37%) CSS
10 42 (22.11%) XSL
11 41 (21.58%) J2EE
11 41 (21.58%) WSDL
12 39 (20.53%) JMS
13 37 (19.47%) JSP
14 35 (18.42%) Java EE
15 29 (15.26%) .NET
15 29 (15.26%) Servlets
16 27 (14.21%) Java RMI
17 26 (13.68%) Hibernate
17 26 (13.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.00%) DataPower
3 12 (6.32%) Fat Client
3 12 (6.32%) Interactive TV
3 12 (6.32%) Thin Client
3 12 (6.32%) User Experience
4 10 (5.26%) MPEG
5 8 (4.21%) Data Integration
6 6 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.63%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.58%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.58%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.05%) Derivative
10 2 (1.05%) Market Risk
10 2 (1.05%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.53%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.79%) Linux
2 32 (16.84%) Unix
3 15 (7.89%) Windows
4 7 (3.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (30.53%) Scrum
3 46 (24.21%) SOA
3 46 (24.21%) TDD
4 37 (19.47%) UML
5 36 (18.95%) MVC
6 31 (16.32%) SDLC
7 25 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (13.16%) OO
8 20 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
8 20 (10.53%) Multithreading
9 19 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 18 (9.47%) Automated Testing
10 18 (9.47%) Unit Testing
11 14 (7.37%) BDD
11 14 (7.37%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.32%) Static Code Analysis
13 11 (5.79%) B2B
13 11 (5.79%) Microservices
13 11 (5.79%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 117 (61.58%) Java
2 70 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 67 (35.26%) SQL
4 26 (13.68%) XPath
5 23 (12.11%) Shell Script
6 21 (11.05%) C#
6 21 (11.05%) PL/SQL
7 17 (8.95%) C
7 17 (8.95%) PHP
8 13 (6.84%) Korn
9 12 (6.32%) ANSI C
10 11 (5.79%) C++
11 9 (4.74%) ActionScript
12 8 (4.21%) T-SQL
13 6 (3.16%) XQuery
14 4 (2.11%) VB
14 4 (2.11%) VB6
14 4 (2.11%) VBScript
15 3 (1.58%) Apex Code
15 3 (1.58%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 28 (14.74%) Degree
2 22 (11.58%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.79%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.74%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.00%) QA
2 8 (4.21%) FATCA
2 8 (4.21%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.05%) MiFID
3 2 (1.05%) SEPA
4 1 (0.53%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) Firmware
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (4.21%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.05%) Ansible
2 2 (1.05%) Consul
2 2 (1.05%) Control-M
2 2 (1.05%) Packer
2 2 (1.05%) Terraform
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 52 (27.37%) Oracle
2 29 (15.26%) IBM
3 14 (7.37%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.37%) Solace
4 12 (6.32%) OpenTV
5 10 (5.26%) Canoo
6 8 (4.21%) HP
7 7 (3.68%) Informatica
8 6 (3.16%) SAP
9 5 (2.63%) hybris
9 5 (2.63%) MuleSoft
9 5 (2.63%) Pega
10 4 (2.11%) GoldenSource
10 4 (2.11%) Pegasus
10 4 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.58%) Talend
12 2 (1.05%) Splunk
12 2 (1.05%) Sybase
12 2 (1.05%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.53%) Remedy
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