The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 42 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XSD 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.32% - 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% - 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £22.04 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+67.87% -48.14%
XSD
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
109 113 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 34.82% 37.17% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 76 54
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £675 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 10
Average hourly rate £57.00 £46.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +47.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Informix
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Informix
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) VeriFone
1 1 (100.00%) WorldPay
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