The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XSD 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.26% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£321 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
XSD
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 153 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 21.96% 30.66% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 64 40
Average daily rate £318 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £386 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 19 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (84.21%) Web Services
3 12 (63.16%) .NET
4 11 (57.89%) XSLT
5 10 (52.63%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) WSDL
6 8 (42.11%) WPF
6 8 (42.11%) MVVM
7 7 (36.84%) JSON
7 7 (36.84%) HTML
7 7 (36.84%) Oracle
8 6 (31.58%) SAP
8 6 (31.58%) HTTPS
8 6 (31.58%) Intel
8 6 (31.58%) JMS
8 6 (31.58%) SOA
8 6 (31.58%) HTTP
8 6 (31.58%) NetWeaver
8 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
8 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 6 (31.58%) REST
9 5 (26.32%) WCF
9 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (26.32%) SOAP
10 4 (21.05%) SQL
10 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
10 4 (21.05%) SoapUI
11 3 (15.79%) Validation
11 3 (15.79%) Smart Meter

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (31.58%) NetWeaver
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
1 2 (10.53%) PaaS
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) HTTP
1 6 (31.58%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.53%) DMZ
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SoapUI
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (84.21%) Web Services
3 12 (63.16%) .NET
4 11 (57.89%) XSLT
5 8 (42.11%) WPF
5 8 (42.11%) WSDL
6 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 7 (36.84%) JSON
7 6 (31.58%) JMS
7 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (31.58%) REST
8 5 (26.32%) SOAP
8 5 (26.32%) WCF
9 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
10 2 (10.53%) Middleware
10 2 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (5.26%) Ajax
11 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (5.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Smart Meter
2 2 (10.53%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVVM
2 6 (31.58%) SOA
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Validation
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) SAP
2 6 (31.58%) Intel
3 2 (10.53%) Software AG
3 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.53%) IBM