The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 69 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.87% 0.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.77% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
289 146 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.34% 23.47% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 105 73
Average daily rate £363 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £20.75 - £34.00
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 the North East

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in the North East

XSD
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSD across the North East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

XSD Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

XSD
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the North East region over the 3 months to 11 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
Tyne and Wear -20 8 £300 -45.45%
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 10 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) J2EE
2 8 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) SOA
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) XSLT
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (60.00%) EJB
4 6 (60.00%) SOAP
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (40.00%) Middleware
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (20.00%) Spring
7 2 (20.00%) Maven
7 2 (20.00%) JMeter
7 2 (20.00%) XQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (20.00%) UML
7 2 (20.00%) JUnit
7 2 (20.00%) XPath
7 2 (20.00%) iBATIS
8 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) DataPower

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 8 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) JMeter
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) SOA Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Development Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Java Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Java Middleware Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) J2EE
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) XSLT
4 6 (60.00%) EJB
4 6 (60.00%) SOAP
5 4 (40.00%) Middleware
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (20.00%) iBATIS
7 2 (20.00%) Spring
8 1 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (10.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) DataPower
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) XPath
2 2 (20.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) IBM