The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XSD 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.16% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
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
83 52 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.99% 13.98% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 23 26
Median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £166 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSD across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

XSD Daily Rate Histogram 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

XSD
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 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
Liverpool - 2 £563 -
Southport - 2 £338 -
XSD
North West

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for XSD.

1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Autofac
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) API Design
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) DataPower
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) BPEL
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Autofac
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (50.00%) SAML
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) API Design
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) BPEL
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) OWASP
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft