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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 318 363 359
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -4
Contract jobs citing XSD 109 65 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.51% 0.95% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 44 41
Median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £323 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £668 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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
7196 6837 7014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.56% 30.57% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5463 4852 5103
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 30
Median hourly rate £25.13 £22.18 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -48.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.21 £18.20 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.45 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +24 5 - - 6
Docklands, London +9 1 £450 +36.36%
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 157 (82.63%) XML
2 127 (66.84%) Java
3 88 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (45.79%) Web Services
5 79 (41.58%) SOAP
6 78 (41.05%) Scrum
7 70 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 66 (34.74%) SQL
9 65 (34.21%) SOA
10 63 (33.16%) XSLT
10 63 (33.16%) REST
11 59 (31.05%) Spring
12 58 (30.53%) Oracle
12 58 (30.53%) HTML
13 53 (27.89%) UML
13 53 (27.89%) JSON
14 49 (25.79%) Git (software)
14 49 (25.79%) TDD
15 46 (24.21%) OO
16 45 (23.68%) J2EE
16 45 (23.68%) WSDL
17 43 (22.63%) XSL
18 42 (22.11%) JMS
18 42 (22.11%) Data Modelling
19 41 (21.58%) HTTP
19 41 (21.58%) Finance
20 40 (21.05%) Linux
21 39 (20.53%) Maven
22 38 (20.00%) CSS
23 36 (18.95%) Subversion

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 33 (17.37%) WebSphere
2 22 (11.58%) WebLogic
3 20 (10.53%) Apache
4 13 (6.84%) Tomcat
5 10 (5.26%) CMS
6 9 (4.74%) JBoss
6 9 (4.74%) Oracle Service Bus
7 8 (4.21%) Confluence
7 8 (4.21%) Node.js
7 8 (4.21%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.16%) Liferay
8 6 (3.16%) MQSeries
8 6 (3.16%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 5 (2.63%) IIS
9 5 (2.63%) Oracle Coherence
9 5 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (2.11%) Apache TomEE
10 4 (2.11%) Mule
10 4 (2.11%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (2.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.58%) PaintShop Pro
2 3 (1.58%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.05%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.11%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.11%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.53%) FastStats
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.68%) GitHub
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (21.58%) HTTP
2 14 (7.37%) SNMP
3 13 (6.84%) DVB
4 9 (4.74%) LDAP
5 8 (4.21%) Internet
6 7 (3.68%) HTTPS
7 6 (3.16%) FTP
7 6 (3.16%) WinSCP
8 2 (1.05%) DMZ
8 2 (1.05%) SSL
9 1 (0.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.26%) Oracle Database
2 24 (12.63%) SQL Server
3 20 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 18 (9.47%) NoSQL
5 15 (7.89%) DB2
6 14 (7.37%) MongoDB
6 14 (7.37%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (6.32%) MySQL
7 12 (6.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (4.21%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.63%) Big Data
10 5 (2.63%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.58%) OLAP
12 3 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (25.79%) Git (software)
2 39 (20.53%) Maven
3 36 (18.95%) Subversion
4 27 (14.21%) JUnit
5 26 (13.68%) Eclipse
6 22 (11.58%) Jenkins
6 22 (11.58%) Selenium
6 22 (11.58%) SoapUI
7 20 (10.53%) JIRA
8 16 (8.42%) Cucumber
9 10 (5.26%) PHPUnit
10 9 (4.74%) Hudson
10 9 (4.74%) JMeter
11 8 (4.21%) Oracle APEX
11 8 (4.21%) WebDriver
12 7 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (3.16%) Ant
13 6 (3.16%) ClearCase
13 6 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (3.16%) XMLSpy
General
1 41 (21.58%) Finance
2 35 (18.42%) Banking
3 19 (10.00%) Retail
4 18 (9.47%) Investment Banking
5 14 (7.37%) Marketing
6 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
7 8 (4.21%) Electronics
7 8 (4.21%) Front Office
7 8 (4.21%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.63%) International Banking
8 5 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.05%) Back Office
10 1 (0.53%) Games
10 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (61.58%) Developer
2 45 (23.68%) Java Developer
3 36 (18.95%) Architect
4 19 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.95%) XML Developer
6 15 (7.89%) Lead Developer
7 13 (6.84%) Data Architect
8 12 (6.32%) SQL Developer
9 11 (5.79%) Designer
10 10 (5.26%) Integration Architect
11 9 (4.74%) Software Architect
11 9 (4.74%) Software Developer
12 8 (4.21%) Agile Developer
12 8 (4.21%) C Developer
12 8 (4.21%) Hybris Developer
12 8 (4.21%) Java Engineer
12 8 (4.21%) MongoDB Developer
12 8 (4.21%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 7 (3.68%) Analyst
13 7 (3.68%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (82.63%) XML
2 87 (45.79%) Web Services
3 79 (41.58%) SOAP
4 63 (33.16%) REST
4 63 (33.16%) XSLT
5 59 (31.05%) Spring
6 58 (30.53%) HTML
7 53 (27.89%) JSON
8 45 (23.68%) J2EE
8 45 (23.68%) WSDL
9 43 (22.63%) XSL
10 42 (22.11%) JMS
11 38 (20.00%) CSS
12 31 (16.32%) JSP
13 30 (15.79%) RESTful
14 29 (15.26%) Java EE
15 27 (14.21%) Ajax
16 25 (13.16%) .NET
17 24 (12.63%) Hibernate
18 22 (11.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.89%) Fat Client
2 15 (7.89%) Interactive TV
2 15 (7.89%) Thin Client
3 13 (6.84%) MPEG
4 9 (4.74%) Fixed Income
5 8 (4.21%) User Experience
6 6 (3.16%) STB
6 6 (3.16%) SWIFT
7 5 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.63%) Data Integration
7 5 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.63%) Grid Computing
7 5 (2.63%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.63%) Social Media
8 4 (2.11%) Fintech
8 4 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (2.11%) iPad
8 4 (2.11%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.58%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.05%) Linux
2 22 (11.58%) Unix
3 8 (4.21%) Windows
4 4 (2.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (41.05%) Scrum
3 65 (34.21%) SOA
4 53 (27.89%) UML
5 49 (25.79%) TDD
6 46 (24.21%) OO
7 42 (22.11%) Data Modelling
8 31 (16.32%) E-Commerce
9 29 (15.26%) SDLC
10 25 (13.16%) Automated Testing
11 24 (12.63%) MVC
12 22 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (10.53%) Multithreading
13 20 (10.53%) Open Source
14 17 (8.95%) Defect Tracking
15 15 (7.89%) Integration Testing
16 13 (6.84%) B2B
16 13 (6.84%) E-business
16 13 (6.84%) Workflow
17 12 (6.32%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 127 (66.84%) Java
2 70 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 66 (34.74%) SQL
4 17 (8.95%) C#
5 15 (7.89%) ANSI C
5 15 (7.89%) C
6 14 (7.37%) PHP
6 14 (7.37%) XPath
7 13 (6.84%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.26%) C++
9 9 (4.74%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.21%) ActionScript
10 8 (4.21%) Apex Code
10 8 (4.21%) Groovy
10 8 (4.21%) SOQL
11 7 (3.68%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.16%) Python
13 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (12.63%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.37%) Degree
3 12 (6.32%) DV Cleared
3 12 (6.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.58%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.05%) CISSP
6 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.95%) QA
2 7 (3.68%) HL7
3 6 (3.16%) SEPA
4 4 (2.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.53%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.53%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (2.11%) Docker
2 2 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.11%) Puppet
3 3 (1.58%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.53%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 58 (30.53%) Oracle
2 20 (10.53%) IBM
3 15 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.89%) OpenTV
4 11 (5.79%) Pega
5 10 (5.26%) TIBCO
6 8 (4.21%) hybris
6 8 (4.21%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (4.21%) SAP
7 6 (3.16%) HP
7 6 (3.16%) Remedy
8 5 (2.63%) ATG
8 5 (2.63%) DataSynapse
9 4 (2.11%) Canoo
9 4 (2.11%) Endeca
9 4 (2.11%) Informatica
9 4 (2.11%) Pegasus
9 4 (2.11%) Perforce
10 3 (1.58%) Sybase
11 2 (1.05%) Bloomberg
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