The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XSD 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.90% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £473 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £394 £361
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +8.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+64.44% -47.05%
XSD
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
222 175 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.33% 25.22% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 105 67
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £66.00 £22.50 £140.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.33% -83.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Wales

XSD
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales - 6 £473 -
XSD
UK

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
1 6 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (100.00%) ILOG
1 6 (100.00%) FileNet
1 6 (100.00%) Kofax
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) JRules
1 6 (100.00%) JSF
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) Java SE
1 6 (100.00%) Java EE
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 6 (100.00%) Confluence
1 6 (100.00%) FileNet
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) LiveCycle
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Hudson
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Spock
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) Dojo
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Java EE
1 6 (100.00%) Java SE
1 6 (100.00%) JRules
1 6 (100.00%) JSF
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (83.33%) Document Management
2 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
1 6 (100.00%) ILOG
1 6 (100.00%) Kofax
1 6 (100.00%) Splunk