The first table below looks at the demand for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Reading region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 67 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XSD 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% - 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.71% - 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £313 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
221 199 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.58% 25.78% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 77 77
Average daily rate £338 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £428 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XSD
Berkshire

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSD across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (60.00%) WCF
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) B2C
4 4 (40.00%) MCSE
4 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) SEO
4 4 (40.00%) Validation
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (60.00%) IIS
1 6 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) JSP
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax
3 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (40.00%) B2C
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
1 4 (40.00%) SEO
1 4 (40.00%) Validation
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (40.00%) Kanban
1 4 (40.00%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) MCSD
1 4 (40.00%) MCTS
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) hybris
Reading, Berkshire
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