The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - 76 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.10% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +24.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
XSD
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
170 259 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.64% 26.48% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 202 99
Median daily rate £375 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% -7.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Reading

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

XSD
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Reading

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

1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Thunderhead
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Thunderhead