The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 61 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 0.92% 2.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £286 £372 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
XSD
Scotland

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 Renfrewshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.06% 22.00% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 22
Median daily rate £309 £420 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.42% +35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £451 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

XSD
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -39 4 £286 -23.05%
XSD
Scotland

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for XSD.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) VBScript
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) MSI
1 12 (100.00%) WinForms
1 12 (100.00%) WPF
1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Change Management
3 8 (66.67%) Performance Management
4 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
6 5 (41.67%) Web Development
6 5 (41.67%) Degree
6 5 (41.67%) Project Management
6 5 (41.67%) C
6 5 (41.67%) PL/1
6 5 (41.67%) OO
6 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
6 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
6 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
6 5 (41.67%) .NET
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) MSI
2 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
2 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Development Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) WinForms
1 12 (100.00%) WPF
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 8 (66.67%) Performance Management
3 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (100.00%) VBScript
2 5 (41.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) COBOL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) PL/1
2 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) HP