The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - 34 28
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.41% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.61% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
XSD
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
102 62 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.13% 25.51% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 35
Average daily rate £325 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside