The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 233 261 241
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -20
Contract jobs citing XSD 14 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.43% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 12
Median daily rate £475 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £419 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £436 £406
% change year-on-year
-16.33% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £22.04
XSD
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2024 2566 2289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.50% 26.92% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 1653 1384
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 74 39
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £24.40 £15.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in the South East

XSD
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XSD across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

XSD Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XSD across the South East region.

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

XSD
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Hampshire +29 5 - - 2
Surrey +22 4 £475 +18.75%
West Sussex - 3 £494 -
Berkshire 0 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £425 -
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South East region with a requirement for XSD.

1 24 (100.00%) XML
2 21 (87.50%) Java
3 17 (70.83%) SOAP
4 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (54.17%) SQL
6 12 (50.00%) Scrum
6 12 (50.00%) JSON
7 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 10 (41.67%) Web Services
7 10 (41.67%) XSLT
8 9 (37.50%) Oracle
8 9 (37.50%) REST
9 8 (33.33%) Spring
9 8 (33.33%) Selenium
10 7 (29.17%) Maven
10 7 (29.17%) .NET
10 7 (29.17%) Python
10 7 (29.17%) SOA
10 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
11 6 (25.00%) JMS
11 6 (25.00%) LoadRunner
11 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (25.00%) JMeter
11 6 (25.00%) HTML
11 6 (25.00%) C#
11 6 (25.00%) CSS
11 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 5 (20.83%) Web Accessibility
12 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (20.83%) Apache
1 5 (20.83%) Confluence
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (8.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (8.33%) Big Data
3 2 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQLite
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) Maven
2 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
3 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (25.00%) JMeter
3 6 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 5 (20.83%) JIRA
4 5 (20.83%) Subversion
4 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (12.50%) Checkstyle
5 3 (12.50%) Gradle
5 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.33%) Ant
6 2 (8.33%) Cobertura
6 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 2 (8.33%) Gerrit
7 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
7 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.17%) FindBugs
7 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# WCF Developer
4 2 (8.33%) CRM Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) WCF Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) XML
2 17 (70.83%) SOAP
3 12 (50.00%) JSON
4 10 (41.67%) Web Services
4 10 (41.67%) XSLT
5 9 (37.50%) REST
6 8 (33.33%) Spring
7 7 (29.17%) .NET
8 6 (25.00%) CSS
8 6 (25.00%) HTML
8 6 (25.00%) JMS
9 5 (20.83%) Apache Camel
9 5 (20.83%) WSDL
9 5 (20.83%) XSL
10 4 (16.67%) Apache CXF
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 4 (16.67%) JDBC
10 4 (16.67%) RESTful
10 4 (16.67%) WCF
11 3 (12.50%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) SOA
5 5 (20.83%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (16.67%) ETL
6 4 (16.67%) OOP
6 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 4 (16.67%) SOLID
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (12.50%) Workflow
8 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Kanban
8 2 (8.33%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (29.17%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) C#
6 5 (20.83%) XPath
7 4 (16.67%) C++
7 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (8.33%) PHP
8 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (12.50%) Atlassian
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) Splunk
5 2 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (4.17%) Talend
6 1 (4.17%) TIBCO