The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 84 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing XSD 7 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.50% 0.080% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 0.28% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate
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£525 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.04 £42.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-48.14% +40.49%
XSD
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
383 362 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.14% 28.87% 30.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 202 214
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 24
Average hourly rate £67.50 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+255.26% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £11.25 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £31.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 1 £425 - 2
Redhill - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
XSD
South East

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) OO
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 7 (58.33%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (50.00%) REST
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) UNIX
5 6 (50.00%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) Validation
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (41.67%) NUnit
6 5 (41.67%) Banking
6 5 (41.67%) CruiseControl
6 5 (41.67%) Subversion
6 5 (41.67%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (41.67%) CRM
6 5 (41.67%) EAI
6 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) Mule
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) NUnit
1 5 (41.67%) CruiseControl
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (41.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (41.67%) Moq
1 5 (41.67%) Hudson
1 5 (41.67%) MSBuild
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) XSLT
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) J2EE
4 5 (41.67%) Ajax
4 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (8.33%) Guice
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) OSGi
5 1 (8.33%) Apache CXF
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (8.33%) HATEOAS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) OO
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Validation
5 5 (41.67%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (41.67%) CRM
5 5 (41.67%) EAI
5 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
5 5 (41.67%) SOA
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (41.67%) Data Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) Database Tuning
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 1 (8.33%) Electronic Design Automation
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) VC++
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Informatica
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Rogue Wave
5 1 (8.33%) Adobe
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) TIBCO