The first table below looks at the demand for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 92 87 103
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Contract jobs citing XSD 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.33% 0.078% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
412 337 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.60% 26.27% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 170 252
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 16
Average hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £32.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £48.18 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
XSD
South East

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

XSD
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 3 - -
Weybridge - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
XSD
South East

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Confluence
3 4 (44.44%) XSLT
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Adobe
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) LiveCycle
5 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (22.22%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) hybris
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) Kafka
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (44.44%) Confluence
2 3 (33.33%) LiveCycle
3 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) SSH
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Accumulo
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Maven
4 1 (11.11%) JMeter
4 1 (11.11%) Ant
4 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
4 1 (11.11%) TestNG
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) XSLT
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Kafka
4 2 (22.22%) WSDL
4 2 (22.22%) Swing
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JDBC
4 2 (22.22%) JSP
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Flex
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) JPA
5 1 (11.11%) Java EE
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
3 2 (22.22%) B2C
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) SEO
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Business Development
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (22.22%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) ActionScript
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) hybris
3 1 (11.11%) IBM