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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £389 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -60.00%
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
141 91 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 40.06% 41.94% 45.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 71 50
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) WPF

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Architect
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft