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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 35 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 9 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.14% 1.51% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.82% 4.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate
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£321 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £32.97
% change year-on-year
- -66.63%
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
102 171 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.29% 36.93% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 70 54
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 31 October 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 16 (88.89%) XML
2 13 (72.22%) Web Services
3 11 (61.11%) .NET
4 10 (55.56%) C#
5 9 (50.00%) XSLT
5 9 (50.00%) WSDL
5 9 (50.00%) WPF
5 9 (50.00%) MVVM
6 7 (38.89%) REST
6 7 (38.89%) JSON
7 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle
7 6 (33.33%) WCF
8 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
8 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) SAP
8 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
8 5 (27.78%) HTTPS
8 5 (27.78%) JMS
8 5 (27.78%) SOA
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (27.78%) NetWeaver
8 5 (27.78%) HTTP
8 5 (27.78%) Intel
8 5 (27.78%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (22.22%) SOAP
10 3 (16.67%) Java
10 3 (16.67%) C++
10 3 (16.67%) Linux

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 5 (27.78%) NetWeaver
1 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
1 5 (27.78%) HTTPS
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) DMZ
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
2 2 (11.11%) JDeveloper
2 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.11%) Gradle
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Ant
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.56%) XML Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) XML
2 13 (72.22%) Web Services
3 11 (61.11%) .NET
4 9 (50.00%) XSLT
4 9 (50.00%) WSDL
4 9 (50.00%) WPF
5 7 (38.89%) JSON
5 7 (38.89%) REST
6 6 (33.33%) WCF
7 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 5 (27.78%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (27.78%) JMS
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 4 (22.22%) SOAP
9 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (11.11%) JAX-RS
10 2 (11.11%) XSL
10 2 (11.11%) JAX-WS
11 1 (5.56%) Middleware
11 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVVM
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Intel
3 1 (5.56%) Software AG
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.56%) IBM