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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 342 384 308
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -76
Contract jobs citing XSD 99 49 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.21% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.42% 0.67% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 35 72
Median daily rate £450 £530 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £312 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £720 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £431 £410
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
6954 7331 7226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.35% 31.28% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5320 5321 5216
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 50 33
Median hourly rate £41.25 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +29 9 £475 -20.83% 2
Docklands, London +11 2 £485 +46.96%
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 London region with a requirement for XSD.

1 168 (86.60%) XML
2 117 (60.31%) Java
3 89 (45.88%) Web Services
4 76 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (37.11%) SOAP
6 70 (36.08%) Scrum
7 68 (35.05%) JavaScript
8 65 (33.51%) REST
9 61 (31.44%) SQL
9 61 (31.44%) XSLT
10 58 (29.90%) SOA
11 56 (28.87%) Spring
12 55 (28.35%) Oracle
13 52 (26.80%) Git (software)
14 51 (26.29%) UML
14 51 (26.29%) JMS
15 47 (24.23%) XSL
15 47 (24.23%) HTML
16 46 (23.71%) OO
17 45 (23.20%) JSON
18 43 (22.16%) J2EE
19 41 (21.13%) CSS
19 41 (21.13%) Linux
20 40 (20.62%) Finance
20 40 (20.62%) TDD
21 39 (20.10%) JSP
21 39 (20.10%) Data Modelling
21 39 (20.10%) WSDL
22 38 (19.59%) HTTP
22 38 (19.59%) Java EE

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 31 (15.98%) WebSphere
2 19 (9.79%) WebLogic
3 18 (9.28%) Apache
4 12 (6.19%) Tomcat
5 11 (5.67%) Oracle Service Bus
6 10 (5.15%) CMS
6 10 (5.15%) Confluence
7 8 (4.12%) IIS
7 8 (4.12%) Mule
7 8 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.09%) JBoss
8 6 (3.09%) Liferay
8 6 (3.09%) MQSeries
8 6 (3.09%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 5 (2.58%) Oracle Coherence
9 5 (2.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (2.06%) Documentum
10 4 (2.06%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.55%) Apache TomEE
11 3 (1.55%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) PaintShop Pro
1 3 (1.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.06%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.55%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.52%) FastStats
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.61%) GitHub
2 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (19.59%) HTTP
2 20 (10.31%) SNMP
3 12 (6.19%) LDAP
4 8 (4.12%) DVB
5 7 (3.61%) HTTPS
6 6 (3.09%) FTP
6 6 (3.09%) WinSCP
7 4 (2.06%) Internet
8 2 (1.03%) DMZ
9 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.43%) Oracle Database
2 19 (9.79%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.73%) DB2
3 15 (7.73%) NoSQL
4 13 (6.70%) MySQL
5 12 (6.19%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (4.12%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (3.09%) Big Data
9 6 (3.09%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.06%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.55%) OLAP
12 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.52%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 52 (26.80%) Git (software)
2 35 (18.04%) Maven
3 33 (17.01%) SoapUI
4 32 (16.49%) JUnit
5 28 (14.43%) Subversion
6 27 (13.92%) Eclipse
7 23 (11.86%) JIRA
8 22 (11.34%) Jenkins
9 21 (10.82%) Selenium
10 17 (8.76%) PHPUnit
11 15 (7.73%) Cucumber
12 10 (5.15%) XMLSpy
13 9 (4.64%) ClearCase
14 7 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (3.61%) Protractor
15 6 (3.09%) JMeter
15 6 (3.09%) Mockito
16 5 (2.58%) Hudson
16 5 (2.58%) Visual Studio
17 4 (2.06%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 40 (20.62%) Finance
2 32 (16.49%) Banking
3 17 (8.76%) Investment Banking
4 15 (7.73%) Marketing
4 15 (7.73%) Retail
5 11 (5.67%) Front Office
5 11 (5.67%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.64%) Electronics
6 9 (4.64%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.58%) International Banking
7 5 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.03%) Back Office
9 1 (0.52%) Games
9 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (58.76%) Developer
2 48 (24.74%) Java Developer
3 47 (24.23%) Architect
4 17 (8.76%) Senior Developer
5 16 (8.25%) Data Architect
5 16 (8.25%) Lead Developer
5 16 (8.25%) XML Developer
6 12 (6.19%) Software Architect
7 11 (5.67%) Designer
7 11 (5.67%) Integration Architect
7 11 (5.67%) SQL Developer
8 10 (5.15%) Agile Developer
9 9 (4.64%) Hybris Developer
9 9 (4.64%) Java Architect
10 8 (4.12%) Java Engineer
10 8 (4.12%) MongoDB Developer
10 8 (4.12%) Software Developer
11 7 (3.61%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 6 (3.09%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.09%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (86.60%) XML
2 89 (45.88%) Web Services
3 72 (37.11%) SOAP
4 65 (33.51%) REST
5 61 (31.44%) XSLT
6 56 (28.87%) Spring
7 51 (26.29%) JMS
8 47 (24.23%) HTML
8 47 (24.23%) XSL
9 45 (23.20%) JSON
10 43 (22.16%) J2EE
11 41 (21.13%) CSS
12 39 (20.10%) JSP
12 39 (20.10%) WSDL
13 38 (19.59%) Java EE
14 30 (15.46%) Ajax
15 27 (13.92%) .NET
15 27 (13.92%) RESTful
16 23 (11.86%) Hibernate
17 22 (11.34%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.67%) Fat Client
2 11 (5.67%) Interactive TV
2 11 (5.67%) Thin Client
3 9 (4.64%) Fixed Income
4 8 (4.12%) MPEG
5 7 (3.61%) Data Integration
5 7 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.09%) SWIFT
6 6 (3.09%) User Experience
7 5 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.58%) Grid Computing
7 5 (2.58%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.06%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.55%) DataPower
9 3 (1.55%) Fintech
9 3 (1.55%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.55%) STB
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.13%) Linux
2 21 (10.82%) Unix
3 12 (6.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (36.08%) Scrum
3 58 (29.90%) SOA
4 51 (26.29%) UML
5 46 (23.71%) OO
6 40 (20.62%) TDD
7 39 (20.10%) Data Modelling
8 26 (13.40%) E-Commerce
9 25 (12.89%) MVC
10 24 (12.37%) Multithreading
11 23 (11.86%) SDLC
12 20 (10.31%) Defect Tracking
13 17 (8.76%) Automated Testing
13 17 (8.76%) Open Source
14 15 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (7.73%) Integration Testing
14 15 (7.73%) Static Code Analysis
14 15 (7.73%) TOGAF
15 13 (6.70%) DevOps
15 13 (6.70%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 117 (60.31%) Java
2 68 (35.05%) JavaScript
3 61 (31.44%) SQL
4 19 (9.79%) C#
5 17 (8.76%) PHP
6 14 (7.22%) PL/SQL
7 11 (5.67%) ANSI C
7 11 (5.67%) C
8 9 (4.64%) XPath
9 8 (4.12%) C++
9 8 (4.12%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.61%) Apex Code
10 7 (3.61%) SOQL
10 7 (3.61%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.58%) ActionScript
11 5 (2.58%) Python
12 4 (2.06%) VB
12 4 (2.06%) VB6
12 4 (2.06%) VBScript
13 2 (1.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 24 (12.37%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.70%) DV Cleared
3 11 (5.67%) Degree
4 9 (4.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.03%) CISSP
6 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.28%) QA
2 7 (3.61%) HL7
2 7 (3.61%) SEPA
3 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) FATCA
4 1 (0.52%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.52%) ISO20022
System Software
1 8 (4.12%) Docker
2 2 (1.03%) Firmware
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.55%) Puppet
2 3 (1.55%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.52%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.52%) Control-M
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 55 (28.35%) Oracle
2 23 (11.86%) IBM
3 15 (7.73%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.67%) OpenTV
4 11 (5.67%) Pega
5 10 (5.15%) Canoo
5 10 (5.15%) TIBCO
6 9 (4.64%) hybris
6 9 (4.64%) SAP
7 7 (3.61%) Informatica
7 7 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.09%) HP
8 6 (3.09%) Remedy
9 5 (2.58%) DataSynapse
10 4 (2.06%) Pegasus
11 3 (1.55%) Sybase
12 2 (1.03%) Bloomberg
12 2 (1.03%) MuleSoft
12 2 (1.03%) Solace
12 2 (1.03%) Splunk
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
HFG
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £447 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago