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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 324 345 337
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs citing XSD 82 66 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 1.06% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 50 39
Average daily rate £481 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £394 £361
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +8.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+64.44% -47.05%
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
6651 6245 6390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.30% 29.76% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4953 4665 4514
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 23 54
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.30 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +47 10 £525 +31.25% 3
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 110 (84.62%) XML
2 78 (60.00%) Java
3 65 (50.00%) SOAP
4 64 (49.23%) Web Services
5 62 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (43.08%) SQL
7 54 (41.54%) JavaScript
8 51 (39.23%) HTML
9 47 (36.15%) TDD
10 46 (35.38%) Oracle
11 45 (34.62%) XSLT
12 43 (33.08%) Scrum
13 42 (32.31%) Spring
14 39 (30.00%) REST
15 38 (29.23%) UML
16 37 (28.46%) JSON
17 36 (27.69%) Maven
17 36 (27.69%) SOA
18 35 (26.92%) Git (software)
19 34 (26.15%) XSL
20 33 (25.38%) J2EE
20 33 (25.38%) Finance
21 32 (24.62%) Linux
22 30 (23.08%) Banking
23 27 (20.77%) OO
23 27 (20.77%) CSS
23 27 (20.77%) JMS
24 26 (20.00%) WSDL
25 25 (19.23%) RESTful
25 25 (19.23%) SDLC

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (16.92%) WebSphere
2 18 (13.85%) Apache
3 17 (13.08%) WebLogic
4 14 (10.77%) JBoss
5 8 (6.15%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.38%) CMS
7 6 (4.62%) IIS
7 6 (4.62%) Node.js
8 5 (3.85%) Apache TomEE
8 5 (3.85%) Jetty
8 5 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (3.85%) SharePoint Foundation
9 3 (2.31%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.54%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.54%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 1 (0.77%) JCAPS
11 1 (0.77%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) MS Project
3 2 (1.54%) PaintShop Pro
3 2 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.77%) FastStats
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) GitHub
2 2 (1.54%) PaaS
3 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.69%) HTTP
2 11 (8.46%) DVB
3 9 (6.92%) SNMP
4 8 (6.15%) Internet
5 2 (1.54%) FTP
5 2 (1.54%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.54%) SSL
5 2 (1.54%) WinSCP
6 1 (0.77%) Firewall
6 1 (0.77%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.92%) Relational Database
2 21 (16.15%) SQL Server
3 19 (14.62%) Oracle Database
4 11 (8.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (6.15%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.62%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.62%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.62%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.31%) DB2
8 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.54%) Big Data
9 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.54%) OLAP
10 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.77%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (27.69%) Maven
2 35 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 23 (17.69%) Eclipse
3 23 (17.69%) Subversion
4 20 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 20 (15.38%) Selenium
5 14 (10.77%) JUnit
6 13 (10.00%) JMeter
7 11 (8.46%) Cucumber
7 11 (8.46%) SoapUI
8 9 (6.92%) Ant
8 9 (6.92%) JIRA
9 8 (6.15%) Hudson
9 8 (6.15%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (6.15%) WebDriver
10 7 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (3.85%) EasyMock
11 5 (3.85%) GitLab
11 5 (3.85%) Toad
12 3 (2.31%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 33 (25.38%) Finance
2 30 (23.08%) Banking
3 24 (18.46%) Retail
4 10 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.31%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.31%) Front Office
5 3 (2.31%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Back Office
6 2 (1.54%) International Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Marketing
7 1 (0.77%) Games
7 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 92 (70.77%) Developer
2 31 (23.85%) Java Developer
3 18 (13.85%) XML Developer
4 15 (11.54%) Architect
5 14 (10.77%) SQL Developer
6 11 (8.46%) C# Developer
7 10 (7.69%) Analyst
7 10 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.92%) Consultant
9 8 (6.15%) Java Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 8 (6.15%) XML XSLT Developer
10 7 (5.38%) .NET Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Agile Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Middleware Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Software Architect
10 7 (5.38%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.38%) SQL Analyst
10 7 (5.38%) Web Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (84.62%) XML
2 65 (50.00%) SOAP
3 64 (49.23%) Web Services
4 51 (39.23%) HTML
5 45 (34.62%) XSLT
6 42 (32.31%) Spring
7 39 (30.00%) REST
8 37 (28.46%) JSON
9 34 (26.15%) XSL
10 33 (25.38%) J2EE
11 27 (20.77%) CSS
11 27 (20.77%) JMS
12 26 (20.00%) WSDL
13 25 (19.23%) RESTful
14 23 (17.69%) .NET
15 21 (16.15%) Hibernate
16 18 (13.85%) AngularJS
17 15 (11.54%) Ajax
18 14 (10.77%) Middleware
19 13 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.46%) Fat Client
1 11 (8.46%) Interactive TV
1 11 (8.46%) MPEG
1 11 (8.46%) Thin Client
2 9 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.15%) Social Media
4 7 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.38%) iPad
5 6 (4.62%) STB
5 6 (4.62%) User Experience
6 5 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (3.08%) Fintech
8 3 (2.31%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.31%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.54%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.54%) Life Science
9 2 (1.54%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.62%) Linux
2 13 (10.00%) Unix
3 5 (3.85%) Windows
4 4 (3.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (36.15%) TDD
3 43 (33.08%) Scrum
4 38 (29.23%) UML
5 36 (27.69%) SOA
6 27 (20.77%) OO
7 25 (19.23%) SDLC
8 22 (16.92%) Data Modelling
9 21 (16.15%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (14.62%) E-Commerce
11 17 (13.08%) Multithreading
12 16 (12.31%) MVC
13 15 (11.54%) Automated Testing
14 12 (9.23%) BDD
14 12 (9.23%) E-business
14 12 (9.23%) Workflow
15 10 (7.69%) B2B
15 10 (7.69%) Content Management
15 10 (7.69%) User Stories
15 10 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.00%) Java
2 56 (43.08%) SQL
3 54 (41.54%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.85%) C#
5 17 (13.08%) XPath
6 13 (10.00%) Groovy
7 11 (8.46%) ANSI C
7 11 (8.46%) C
7 11 (8.46%) PL/SQL
8 10 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 8 (6.15%) Apex Code
9 8 (6.15%) SOQL
10 7 (5.38%) C++
10 7 (5.38%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.62%) ActionScript
11 6 (4.62%) PHP
12 5 (3.85%) Python
13 1 (0.77%) VC++
13 1 (0.77%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (11.54%) Degree
2 13 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.15%) DV Cleared
4 7 (5.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.31%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.00%) QA
2 4 (3.08%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.31%) HL7
4 2 (1.54%) SEPA
5 1 (0.77%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.77%) SDET
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) Puppet
2 2 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 46 (35.38%) Oracle
2 17 (13.08%) IBM
3 16 (12.31%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.46%) OpenTV
5 8 (6.15%) ATG
5 8 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (5.38%) Endeca
6 7 (5.38%) Perforce
7 4 (3.08%) TIBCO
8 3 (2.31%) Sybase
9 2 (1.54%) DataSynapse
9 2 (1.54%) HP
9 2 (1.54%) Remedy
10 1 (0.77%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.77%) Sun
10 1 (0.77%) webMethods
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