The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
South West / Somerset
Rank 37 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing XSD 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.43% 0.34% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+14.16% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +64.44%

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
91 101 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 39.57% 34.59% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 63 81
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £38.75 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 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 25 February 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for 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%) 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%) Informix
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ATG
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Fredhopper
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
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
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 Process Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
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
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ATG
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) VeriFone
1 1 (100.00%) WorldPay