The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.52% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.04 £42.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-48.14% +40.49%
XSD
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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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 31.07% 13.99% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 15 24
Average daily rate £400 £369 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -12.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

XSD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) SQLite
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM